The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cornwall region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 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 Cornwall 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 3 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 13 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 31.71% - 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 54.17% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £210 £225
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
Operating Systems Category
Cornwall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 58.54% 33.33% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate £163 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Cornwall

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Cornwall

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Cornwall

Windows XP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) MS Office
3 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
5 10 (35.71%) Migration
6 8 (28.57%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (10.71%) Application Packaging
8 3 (10.71%) Change Management
8 3 (10.71%) CMDB
8 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
9 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (7.14%) VMware
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
9 2 (7.14%) Citrix
9 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
9 2 (7.14%) SLA
9 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (3.57%) AppDNA
10 1 (3.57%) Dell
10 1 (3.57%) MSI
10 1 (3.57%) Symantec
10 1 (3.57%) Service Management
10 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 1 (3.57%) Software Testing

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cornwall 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (53.57%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MSI
Job Titles
1 14 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (39.29%) Service Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Customer Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Customer Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
4 5 (17.86%) Senior Technician
5 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Testing Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (3.57%) Defect Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Deployment Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Migration Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Test Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Packager
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Migration
2 8 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.57%) Service Management
5 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) Citrix
2 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec
3 1 (3.57%) Dell