The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 29 March 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 / Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 136 135
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1  
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.047% 0.14% 0.037%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.60% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £118 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £343 £313 £190
% change year-on-year +9.60% +64.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.51 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.87% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.38 £15.00
% change year-on-year +17.03% +2.53%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 478 666 551
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 22.52% 23.17% 20.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 438 308
Median daily rate £413 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +33.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £197 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 39 71
Median hourly rate £12.51 £13.81 £12.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.44% +12.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.31 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £24.50 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Vista in Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Vista in Yorkshire

Windows Vista
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Vista within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire +3 1 - -
Windows Vista
England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows Vista.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) NHS
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) LAN
3 3 (60.00%) WAN
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) JIRA
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) Time Management
5 1 (20.00%) Kanban
5 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) IBM
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (20.00%) CMS
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (20.00%) V-Model

Windows Vista
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 (20.00%) CMS
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
3 1 (20.00%) Deskside Technician
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support
3 1 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) QA Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Information Governance
1 1 (20.00%) Kanban
1 1 (20.00%) Scrum
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) Time Management
1 1 (20.00%) V-Model
1 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) IBM
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle