The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Windows Vista skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Vista over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Vista
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 51 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - 0.23% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £108 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £301
% change year-on-year -5.26% +57.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  

Windows Vista is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 105 124 129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 32.21% 28.57% 29.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 102 68
Median daily rate £375 £450 £283
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +59.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £258 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £585 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 12
Median hourly rate £11.00 £22.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -51.11% +66.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.08 £22.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £32.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing Windows Vista as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in South Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Vista in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in South Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Vista also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 1 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory