The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 30 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.70% 1.04% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 11.54% 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£100 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £178 £148 £225
% change year-on-year
+20.33% -34.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.72 £10.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.23% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £13.73
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +1.96%
Windows XP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Operating Systems Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
52 47 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 23.42% 24.35% 19.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 21 12
Average daily rate £338 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £203 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.93% -1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 9
Average hourly rate £16.72 £30.25 £9.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.72% +218.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -1.71%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) Remedy
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) MSI
6 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (16.67%) HP
6 2 (16.67%) Dell
6 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (16.67%) Migration
6 2 (16.67%) XenApp
7 1 (8.33%) VCP4
7 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
7 1 (8.33%) Retail
7 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
7 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (8.33%) Service Management
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) Wireless
2 1 (8.33%) Broadband
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MSI
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Desktop Support
2 3 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Packager
4 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
1 1 (8.33%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) ITIL
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
1 1 (8.33%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) Juniper
4 1 (8.33%) BMC
4 1 (8.33%) Novell
4 1 (8.33%) Siemens
4 1 (8.33%) Sage
4 1 (8.33%) LANDesk
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