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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 19 20 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 20 6 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 7.66% 3.90% 18.86%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.67% 16.22% 58.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 4 56
Average daily rate £369 £388 £108
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.83% +260.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £358 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £402 £110
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £188 £140
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +33.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £12.42 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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
75 37 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 28.74% 24.03% 32.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 8 70
Average daily rate £375 £350 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +218.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £241 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £403 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 22
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +59.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 18 £375 -3.22%
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
4 19 (70.37%) VMware
4 19 (70.37%) VMware ESX
4 19 (70.37%) Unix
4 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
4 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (70.37%) Configuration Management
5 18 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
6 14 (51.85%) HP
7 11 (40.74%) Manufacturing
8 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
10 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
10 7 (25.93%) Process Improvement
10 7 (25.93%) Finance
10 7 (25.93%) Blackberry
10 7 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (25.93%) MS Office
10 7 (25.93%) Citrix
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (22.22%) Lotus
11 6 (22.22%) IBM Notes
11 6 (22.22%) VBScript
11 6 (22.22%) SharePoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (22.22%) IBM Notes
2 6 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (22.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (25.93%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
General
1 11 (40.74%) Manufacturing
2 7 (25.93%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Architect
2 18 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (29.63%) Analyst
4 6 (22.22%) IT Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) IT Support
5 5 (18.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Service Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Banking Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Help Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Information Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Information Systems Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Service Desk Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Architect
8 1 (3.70%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.93%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) Windows Server
3 19 (70.37%) Unix
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) Apple iOS
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Configuration Management
2 18 (66.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 9 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
4 7 (25.93%) Process Improvement
5 3 (11.11%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 6 (22.22%) VBScript
2 1 (3.70%) R
2 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 27 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (70.37%) VMware ESX
3 6 (22.22%) XenDesktop
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 19 (70.37%) Red Hat
2 19 (70.37%) VMware
3 14 (51.85%) HP
4 7 (25.93%) Citrix
5 6 (22.22%) Lotus
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy