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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 20 - 31
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 16 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 6.53% - 2.84%
As % of the Operating Systems category 22.86% - 19.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£253 - £381
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 - £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 - £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £189 £200 £236
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -15.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.73 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.98 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.78%
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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
70 20 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 28.57% 10.47% 14.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 14
Average daily rate £238 £356 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £220 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £400 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £29.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.71% +46.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.38 £13.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.82 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

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 20 August 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 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 20 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 15 (57.69%) ITIL
4 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (38.46%) MS Office
7 10 (38.46%) Software Packaging
8 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (11.54%) VMware
9 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (11.54%) MCP
10 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (7.69%) Extranet
10 2 (7.69%) Citrix
10 2 (7.69%) Validation
11 1 (3.85%) Document Management
11 1 (3.85%) MCITP
11 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
11 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
11 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
11 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1 (3.85%) Migration
11 1 (3.85%) Service Management
11 1 (3.85%) HP
11 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
11 1 (3.85%) Project Management
11 1 (3.85%) MCSE

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (38.46%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Extranet
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Service Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (26.92%) Help Desk Analyst
4 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (19.23%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
7 3 (11.54%) IT Support
8 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
8 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
9 1 (3.85%) Project Manager
9 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
9 1 (3.85%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Document Management
3 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) HP
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