The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Brighton region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 16 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 13 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 5.96% - 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.03% - 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£253 - £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £215 £213
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.44 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
Operating Systems Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
59 19 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 27.06% 10.38% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 12 9
Average daily rate £150 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.03% -0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £210 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 7
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £14.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £13.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows XP
East Sussex

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
4 10 (41.67%) MS Office
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (25.00%) Software Packaging
8 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 3 (12.50%) SLA
10 2 (8.33%) Cisco
10 2 (8.33%) VPN
10 2 (8.33%) HP
10 2 (8.33%) Citrix
10 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (8.33%) Extranet
10 2 (8.33%) Validation
10 2 (8.33%) VMware
11 1 (4.17%) MCITP
11 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
11 1 (4.17%) Migration
11 1 (4.17%) Service Management
11 1 (4.17%) NHS
11 1 (4.17%) Project Management
11 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
11 1 (4.17%) MCSE

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 11 (45.83%) MS Excel
2 10 (41.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
1 2 (8.33%) Extranet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Help Desk Support
4 5 (20.83%) Help Desk Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) IT Support
5 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) Desktop Support
7 2 (8.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Rollout Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.33%) Validation
4 1 (4.17%) Migration
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
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