The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 16 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 3 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.73% 2.73% 1.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.98% 14.29% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£120 £188 £163
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £189 £200 £236
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -15.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -51.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.98 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-3.39% -2.78%
Windows XP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Operating Systems Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 39.09% 19.13% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 11
Average daily rate £225 £400 £311
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.67% +28.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £208 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -51.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

Windows XP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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%) MS Office
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
4 2 (28.57%) MCSA
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
4 2 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (28.57%) Lotus
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Service Management
4 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (28.57%) MCDST
4 2 (28.57%) MCTS
4 2 (28.57%) MCITP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
4 2 (28.57%) Network Security
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Kaseya
5 1 (14.29%) HP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Notes
1 2 (28.57%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Support Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 5 (71.43%) Desktop Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Server Support
4 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Phone
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Vista
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCP
2 2 (28.57%) MCDST
2 2 (28.57%) MCTS
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Lotus
3 2 (28.57%) Kaseya
4 1 (14.29%) HP
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