The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 18 15 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 15 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 6.98% 7.64% 8.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 24.19% 36.84% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 8
Average daily rate
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£330 £68 £82
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+388.88% -18.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £256 £303
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £230
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 5
Average hourly rate £12.00 £33.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.17% -44.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £12.05 £26.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £52.85 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -3.50%
Windows XP
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
62 57 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 28.84% 20.73% 37.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 26
Average daily rate £325 £163 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -39.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £68 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £424 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 18
Average hourly rate £11.00 £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.04% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.72 £14.50 £13.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £56.59 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014. 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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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
Derby -4 10 £330 +388.88%
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) MS Office
3 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
4 18 (48.65%) Remedy
4 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
5 13 (35.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
7 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
8 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
9 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
10 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
10 8 (21.62%) Wise Package Studio
10 8 (21.62%) Application Packaging
10 8 (21.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft App-V
10 8 (21.62%) WSH
10 8 (21.62%) VB
10 8 (21.62%) MSI
11 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
12 5 (13.51%) Back Office
12 5 (13.51%) Finance
12 5 (13.51%) International Banking
12 5 (13.51%) Banking
13 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
13 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 3 (8.11%) Citrix
14 3 (8.11%) Lotus
14 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
14 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
14 3 (8.11%) Lotus Domino

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.11%) IBM Notes
3 3 (8.11%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (8.11%) Quickr
3 3 (8.11%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 28 (75.68%) MS Office
2 18 (48.65%) MS Excel
3 13 (35.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.70%) Firewall
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MSI
1 8 (21.62%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (13.51%) Back Office
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
1 5 (13.51%) Banking
1 5 (13.51%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (56.76%) Analyst
2 19 (51.35%) Service Analyst
2 19 (51.35%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) Applications Packager
4 6 (16.22%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.11%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support
7 2 (5.41%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.62%) WSH
1 8 (21.62%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) FMCG
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Windows 7
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Vista
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Incident Management
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) MCP
3 2 (5.41%) MCSA
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) MCDST
3 2 (5.41%) MCTS
3 2 (5.41%) MCITP
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Remedy
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) Citrix
2 3 (8.11%) Lotus
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) LANDesk
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