The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 28 April 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 / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 114 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £145 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £426 £285
% change year-on-year -16.56% +49.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year +2.85% +16.66%  

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 275 456 437
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 19.80% 22.25% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 315 246
Median daily rate £413 £401 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.99% +23.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 36
Median hourly rate £14.73 £12.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.70% -28.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £9.68 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £16.55 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in West Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Kanban
2 1 (50.00%) V-Model
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) V-Model
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle