The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 39 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.73% 5.43% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.57% 19.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £253 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.10% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £180 £200
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.73 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.48 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -2.00%
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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 Brighton region.

Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
56 73 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 20.44% 28.29% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 34 9
Average daily rate £325 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £100 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 2
Average hourly rate £19.00 £15.73 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.78% -46.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
5 1 (20.00%) Linux
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (20.00%) Service Management
5 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) Security Management
5 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
5 1 (20.00%) PDA
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
5 1 (20.00%) Ethernet

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Support
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Streaming Video
1 1 (20.00%) PDA
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Security Management
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft