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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 5 8 10
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 5.56% 15.38% 3.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% 33.33% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £160 £150
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 £9.92 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.54
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.57%
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
5 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 27.78% 46.15% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate £293 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -23.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 13 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) AppDNA
4 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) MSI

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Build Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Defect Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) PC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Packager
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Computacenter
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix