The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 25 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.83% - 1.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% - 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £190 £225
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.48 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% -6.89%
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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 Cheltenham region.

Operating Systems Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 28.33% 31.43% 25.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 6 4
Average daily rate £300 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £125 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £366 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £30.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +41.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Legal
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) DNS
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
General
1 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Rollout Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory