The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 29 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 7 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.93% 2.72% 0.91%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.53% 7.45% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£105 £150 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £150 £159
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 £12.88 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.27% -6.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Operating Systems Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
93 94 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 38.91% 36.58% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 48 15
Average daily rate £350 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 16
Average hourly rate £11.88 £12.88 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.76% -66.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows XP across the Basingstoke region.

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Basingstoke region.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
6 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
6 4 (30.77%) VBScript
6 4 (30.77%) VB
7 3 (23.08%) MySQL
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) MS Office
7 3 (23.08%) RHCE
7 3 (23.08%) Borland
7 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
7 3 (23.08%) CCNA
7 3 (23.08%) DHCP
7 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Windows XP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows XP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (23.08%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) WLAN
3 1 (7.69%) SMS
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) StarTeam
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Moq
General
1 1 (7.69%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) NHibernate
1 1 (7.69%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows 8
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
8 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Configuration Management
1 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
1 3 (23.08%) Coaching
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) VBScript
1 4 (30.77%) VB
2 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) DV Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) RHCE
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) RHCA
2 3 (23.08%) RHCSA
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.69%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Borland
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco