The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 86 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 6 31 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.43% 2.53% 3.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.90% 11.83% 15.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 10
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£363 £225 £203
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.11% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £130 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £300 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £175 £200
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.57 £14.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.21% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.11 £11.38 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.03 £17.50 £86.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -1.81%
Windows XP
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
316 262 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.77% 21.37% 22.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 111 105
Average daily rate £375 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £185 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £432 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 24 14
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £15.12
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.20 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £17.50 £59.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -17 5 £363 +20.83% 1
Aylesbury - 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
4 7 (31.82%) ATM
5 6 (27.27%) VB
5 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
5 6 (27.27%) Build Automation
5 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Change Management
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
7 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (13.64%) NHS
8 3 (13.64%) Cisco
8 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
8 3 (13.64%) Firewall
8 3 (13.64%) SCCM
8 3 (13.64%) SCOM
9 2 (9.09%) VMware
9 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
9 2 (9.09%) VBScript
9 2 (9.09%) MS Office
9 2 (9.09%) DHCP
9 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) ATM
2 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) LAN
4 1 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Support Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (13.64%) Desktop Support
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Implementation Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
6 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) NHS
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 7
3 4 (18.18%) Windows 8
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 6 (27.27%) Build Automation
3 5 (22.73%) Software Testing
4 4 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 4 (18.18%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) VB
2 2 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSA
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCITP
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli
1 6 (27.27%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 3 (13.64%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
3 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 2 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
2 2 (9.09%) Veeam
2 2 (9.09%) Rackspace
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Citrix
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