The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 118 98 67
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 74 108 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.46% 1.80% 2.71%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.40% 8.48% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 54 88
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £162 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £468 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £187 £150 £175
% change year-on-year
+24.83% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 44
Average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £13.75 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.60 £22.25 £71.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.69 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -5.62%
Windows XP
London

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

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1156 1273 1286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.81% 21.16% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 873 889 878
Average daily rate £413 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.31% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 53 85
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £25.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.67 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.45% -14.28%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 92 (59.74%) MS Office
4 79 (51.30%) Active Directory
5 78 (50.65%) Microsoft
6 54 (35.06%) Finance
7 53 (34.42%) MS Excel
8 50 (32.47%) Blackberry
9 39 (25.32%) MS Exchange
10 38 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 34 (22.08%) Banking
12 30 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
13 27 (17.53%) ITIL
14 23 (14.94%) Migration
15 22 (14.29%) VMware
16 21 (13.64%) Citrix
17 18 (11.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 16 (10.39%) Apple
19 15 (9.74%) SLA
19 15 (9.74%) VPN
19 15 (9.74%) Investment Banking
20 14 (9.09%) Mac OS X
21 13 (8.44%) Financial Institution
21 13 (8.44%) Legal
21 13 (8.44%) iPhone
22 12 (7.79%) SCCM
22 12 (7.79%) Windows Vista
22 12 (7.79%) Lotus
22 12 (7.79%) IBM Notes
23 11 (7.14%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 39 (25.32%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (7.79%) IBM Notes
4 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (2.60%) WorkSite
9 3 (1.95%) Lync
10 2 (1.30%) IIS
11 1 (0.65%) Confluence
11 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.65%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 92 (59.74%) MS Office
2 53 (34.42%) MS Excel
3 11 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.95%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 8 (5.19%) assyst
2 4 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.65%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.74%) VPN
2 11 (7.14%) Internet
3 9 (5.84%) DNS
3 9 (5.84%) Wireless
4 8 (5.19%) DHCP
5 7 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 6 (3.90%) LAN
6 6 (3.90%) WAN
7 5 (3.25%) Firewall
8 3 (1.95%) FTP
8 3 (1.95%) HTTP
9 2 (1.30%) MPLS
9 2 (1.30%) LDAP
9 2 (1.30%) SMTP
9 2 (1.30%) VLAN
10 1 (0.65%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.65%) IP Telephony
10 1 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.65%) SAN
10 1 (0.65%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.90%) MS Access
2 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.30%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.30%) MSI
General
1 54 (35.06%) Finance
2 34 (22.08%) Banking
3 15 (9.74%) Investment Banking
4 13 (8.44%) Financial Institution
4 13 (8.44%) Legal
5 10 (6.49%) Law
6 8 (5.19%) Spanish Language
7 5 (3.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.60%) Billing
9 3 (1.95%) French Language
10 2 (1.30%) Retail
11 1 (0.65%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.65%) Advertising
11 1 (0.65%) Publishing
11 1 (0.65%) Front Office
11 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (31.82%) Analyst
2 37 (24.03%) Desktop Support
3 32 (20.78%) Support Engineer
4 30 (19.48%) Service Analyst
4 30 (19.48%) Service Desk Analyst
5 26 (16.88%) Desktop Engineer
6 20 (12.99%) Support Analyst
7 19 (12.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 18 (11.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (6.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (6.49%) Help Desk Analyst
10 7 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
11 6 (3.90%) Desktop Analyst
11 6 (3.90%) IT Support
12 5 (3.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 5 (3.25%) Applications Support
12 5 (3.25%) Administrator
13 4 (2.60%) Customer Engineer
13 4 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
13 4 (2.60%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.90%) .NET
2 3 (1.95%) Web Services
3 2 (1.30%) WCF
4 1 (0.65%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.65%) J2EE
4 1 (0.65%) XML
4 1 (0.65%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 50 (32.47%) Blackberry
2 13 (8.44%) iPhone
3 10 (6.49%) Hedge funds
3 10 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (5.19%) iPad
4 8 (5.19%) Handset
5 5 (3.25%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.25%) Smartphone
5 5 (3.25%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.95%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.30%) NHS
7 2 (1.30%) IVR
7 2 (1.30%) PDA
8 1 (0.65%) Wiki
8 1 (0.65%) Statistics
8 1 (0.65%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.65%) PACS
8 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 154 (100.00%) Windows
2 98 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 38 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (19.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (9.09%) Mac OS X
6 12 (7.79%) Windows Vista
7 9 (5.84%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.60%) UNIX
8 4 (2.60%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (1.95%) Android
9 3 (1.95%) Linux
10 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X Server
10 2 (1.30%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.65%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.65%) Solaris
11 1 (0.65%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.53%) ITIL
2 23 (14.94%) Migration
3 9 (5.84%) Software Deployment
4 8 (5.19%) Incident Management
4 8 (5.19%) Document Management
5 7 (4.55%) CRM
6 4 (2.60%) Service Delivery
6 4 (2.60%) Asset Management
6 4 (2.60%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (2.60%) Coaching
7 3 (1.95%) Service Management
8 2 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.30%) Information Security
8 2 (1.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.30%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.30%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (1.30%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (1.30%) ITIL V3
9 1 (0.65%) Software Licensing
9 1 (0.65%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.14%) SQL
2 8 (5.19%) VBA
3 5 (3.25%) VB
3 5 (3.25%) C#
4 4 (2.60%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.60%) VB6
4 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.95%) VBScript
6 2 (1.30%) Perl
7 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (5.84%) MOS
3 5 (3.25%) Security Cleared
4 4 (2.60%) MCSE
4 4 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.30%) MCP
5 2 (1.30%) MCSA
5 2 (1.30%) CCNA
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.65%) Degree
6 1 (0.65%) MCDST
6 1 (0.65%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.74%) SLA
2 5 (3.25%) QA
System Software
1 79 (51.30%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 2 (1.30%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (1.30%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.65%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (7.79%) SCCM
2 3 (1.95%) SCOM
2 3 (1.95%) DameWare
2 3 (1.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.30%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.65%) WMI
Vendors
1 78 (50.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (14.29%) VMware
3 21 (13.64%) Citrix
4 16 (10.39%) Apple
5 12 (7.79%) Lotus
6 9 (5.84%) Reuters
6 9 (5.84%) Bloomberg
6 9 (5.84%) Cisco
6 9 (5.84%) Altiris
7 6 (3.90%) HP
8 3 (1.95%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.95%) McAfee
9 2 (1.30%) Websense
9 2 (1.30%) Remedy
9 2 (1.30%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.30%) SAP
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle
9 2 (1.30%) BMC
9 2 (1.30%) NetApp
9 2 (1.30%) Dell
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