Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 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 > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 202 212
Rank change year-on-year +24 +10 -40
Contract jobs citing Windows Vista 9 6 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.20% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.03% 0.53% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Yorkshire median daily rate - £263 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +41.89% -43.08%
England median daily rate £388 £325 £180
% change year-on-year +19.23% +80.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.68 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.80% +14.00% +0.63%
10th Percentile £14.10 £11.22 £9.60
90th Percentile £14.98 £14.03 £13.00
England median hourly rate £14.65 £14.35 £16.84
% change year-on-year +2.09% -14.79% +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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 872 1139 1370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.68% 20.90% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 552 724 759
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +16.28%
10th Percentile £133 £213 £165
90th Percentile £539 £550 £516
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 79 171
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.94 £10.16 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.98 £25.50 £25.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%

Windows Vista
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Windows Vista as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

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 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +11 7 - -
South Yorkshire +15 2 - - 1
Windows Vista
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
2 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
2 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 7 (77.78%) Feasibility Study
2 7 (77.78%) MCP
2 7 (77.78%) HNC
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 7 (77.78%) Information Security
3 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (22.22%) PDA
4 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Acrobat
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Acrobat
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
1 2 (22.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) LAN
1 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) IP Telephony
2 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (77.78%) Service Desk Support
2 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 5 (55.56%) Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (22.22%) Deskside Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
3 2 (22.22%) Telephony Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Management Information System
2 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (22.22%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Windows XP
2 7 (77.78%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Data Protection
1 7 (77.78%) Feasibility Study
1 7 (77.78%) Information Security
1 7 (77.78%) Performance Management
1 7 (77.78%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 2 (22.22%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) HNC
1 7 (77.78%) MCP
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) DameWare
1 2 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) Bomgar
2 2 (22.22%) Remedy