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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 4 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 12 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 30.77% - 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 60.00% - 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £225 £213
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
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
20 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cornwall 51.28% 33.33% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £113 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 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 27 Related IT Skills in Cornwall

For the 6 months to 24 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 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) MS Office
3 15 (48.39%) Windows 7
4 14 (45.16%) Migration
5 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
6 10 (32.26%) ITIL
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
9 5 (16.13%) Change Management
9 5 (16.13%) CMDB
10 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (12.90%) SLA
10 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
11 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
12 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
12 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
12 2 (6.45%) VMware
12 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
12 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
13 1 (3.23%) Dell
13 1 (3.23%) Citrix
13 1 (3.23%) Symantec
13 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 1 (3.23%) Service Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cornwall by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (6.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Service Analyst
3 7 (22.58%) Senior Technician
4 6 (19.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Customer Support Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Customer Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 5 (16.13%) Service Desk Technician
6 3 (9.68%) Testing Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Deployment Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Migration Project Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Technician
8 1 (3.23%) Defect Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows 7
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Migration
2 10 (32.26%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) VMware
3 1 (3.23%) Dell
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix
3 1 (3.23%) Symantec