The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 8 3 3
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 13.51% 46.88% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 25.00% 60.00% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.98% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £190 £250
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -24.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £9.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £14.00 £13.85
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +1.08%
Windows XP
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Cornwall
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
20 25 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 54.05% 78.13% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 0
Average daily rate £110 £233 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.58% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £12.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+0.94% -0.93%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cornwall

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Cornwall region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Cornwall

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 Cornwall region over the 3 months to 1 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Falmouth - 4 £100 -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) SLA
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) Capita
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) APMP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (66.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Remedy
2 1 (16.67%) Capita