Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 22 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 204 165
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands - 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.05% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 5
West Midlands median daily rate - £388 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.74% +23.53%
England median daily rate £425 £325 £180
% change year-on-year +30.77% +80.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - £18.00 -
England median hourly rate £14.65 £13.70 £16.84
% change year-on-year +6.93% -18.65% +19.94%

Windows Vista is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 928 1044 829
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.19% 16.85% 16.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 554 358
West Midlands median daily rate £370 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +18.96% +4.26%
10th Percentile £155 £182 £145
90th Percentile £563 £519 £475
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 104 122
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -3.11% -3.67%
10th Percentile £10.70 £10.08 £10.33
90th Percentile £34.37 £36.50 £21.45
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.90%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Vista in the West Midlands

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in the West Midlands

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in the West Midlands