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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 13 8 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 21 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 8.97% 11.32% 9.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 33.33% 49.18% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 12
Average daily rate
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£345 £80 £65
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+331.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £167 £68 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £303 £242
UK excluding London average daily rate £165 £180 £225
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 4
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £62.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.48 £13.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+1.69% -8.62%
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
63 61 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 26.92% 23.02% 42.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 36
Average daily rate £345 £275 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% +2.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £68 £64
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £370 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 19
Average hourly rate £13.00 £52.50 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-75.23% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £11.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £56.27 £65.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram 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 October 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 -5 17 £350 +337.50% 2
Chesterfield - 1 - -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 24 (60.00%) MS Office
4 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 14 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
6 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
7 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (27.50%) Remedy
8 11 (27.50%) MSI
8 11 (27.50%) VB
9 10 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
10 9 (22.50%) Incident Management
11 8 (20.00%) Application Packaging
11 8 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 8 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (20.00%) WSH
11 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
11 8 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
12 7 (17.50%) VMware
12 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
13 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
13 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
13 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
13 6 (15.00%) UNIX
13 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
13 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Quickr
2 3 (7.50%) Lync
2 3 (7.50%) IBM Notes
2 3 (7.50%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (60.00%) MS Office
2 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
3 10 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
2 1 (2.50%) LAN
2 1 (2.50%) WAN
2 1 (2.50%) DHCP
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MSI
2 8 (20.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (15.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Service Analyst
2 14 (35.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (20.00%) Applications Packager
4 7 (17.50%) Technical Leader
5 4 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Help Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Security Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.50%) IT Support
8 1 (2.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Application Packaging
1 8 (20.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) FMCG
2 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.00%) UNIX
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Incident Management
2 6 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 6 (15.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (7.50%) Line Management
3 3 (7.50%) Validation
3 3 (7.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (7.50%) OOP
3 3 (7.50%) OO
4 1 (2.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (27.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 14 (35.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MCDST
4 1 (2.50%) MCTS
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) MCSA
4 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) QA
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 8 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (20.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) Remedy
3 7 (17.50%) VMware
4 6 (15.00%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (7.50%) Lotus
7 2 (5.00%) Citrix
8 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
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