The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 47 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 51 70 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.29% 4.91% 6.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category 15.04% 23.57% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 19
Average daily rate
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£375 £293 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +134.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £110 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £319 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 34 27
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.56 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.87% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.75 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £72.50 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.86 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+0.99% +0.81%
Windows XP
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
339 297 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.84% 20.83% 22.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 121 121
Average daily rate £315 £300 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 68 55
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £32.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -6.25%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
Leicestershire -1 19 £263 -19.23% 1
Derbyshire -1 17 £418 +36.07% 3
Northamptonshire +3 14 £225 - 2
Nottinghamshire -29 1 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 79 (73.15%) Active Directory
3 57 (52.78%) MS Office
4 41 (37.96%) MS Excel
4 41 (37.96%) Windows 7
5 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
6 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (21.30%) VMware
8 20 (18.52%) VMware ESX
8 20 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
8 20 (18.52%) UNIX
8 20 (18.52%) Red Hat
8 20 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 18 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 18 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 16 (14.81%) SC Cleared
10 16 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (14.81%) SLA
11 14 (12.96%) Banking
11 14 (12.96%) Coaching
12 13 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (11.11%) Remedy
14 11 (10.19%) MS Exchange
14 11 (10.19%) Finance
14 11 (10.19%) MS PowerPoint
14 11 (10.19%) Financial Institution
14 11 (10.19%) Hedge funds
15 10 (9.26%) Windows 8
15 10 (9.26%) Incident Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (10.19%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.70%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.78%) Moodle
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Lync
Applications
1 57 (52.78%) MS Office
2 41 (37.96%) MS Excel
3 11 (10.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.85%) Google Apps
1 2 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.26%) DNS
2 9 (8.33%) LAN
2 9 (8.33%) WAN
3 6 (5.56%) Firewall
4 5 (4.63%) DHCP
4 5 (4.63%) DMZ
5 4 (3.70%) SSL
6 3 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.78%) VLAN
7 2 (1.85%) Internet
7 2 (1.85%) IPv4
8 1 (0.93%) SAN
8 1 (0.93%) APPN
8 1 (0.93%) SNA
8 1 (0.93%) FTP
8 1 (0.93%) HTTP
8 1 (0.93%) PBX
8 1 (0.93%) VoIP
8 1 (0.93%) ADSL
8 1 (0.93%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) DB2
4 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
General
1 18 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 14 (12.96%) Banking
3 11 (10.19%) Financial Institution
3 11 (10.19%) Finance
4 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (46.30%) Analyst
2 40 (37.04%) Service Analyst
2 40 (37.04%) Service Desk Analyst
3 23 (21.30%) 1st Line Support
4 17 (15.74%) IT Support
5 10 (9.26%) Technical Leader
6 9 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Architect
7 8 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (4.63%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (4.63%) Desktop Support
8 5 (4.63%) Deployment Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Service Desk Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Support Analyst
10 2 (1.85%) Technical Support
10 2 (1.85%) Network Engineer
10 2 (1.85%) Systems Engineer
10 2 (1.85%) Support Assistant
10 2 (1.85%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.78%) CSS
2 1 (0.93%) APPC
2 1 (0.93%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.19%) Hedge funds
3 10 (9.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.78%) Chip and PIN
5 2 (1.85%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) NHS
6 1 (0.93%) AS400
6 1 (0.93%) Replication
6 1 (0.93%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 108 (100.00%) Windows
2 41 (37.96%) Windows 7
3 32 (29.63%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (18.52%) UNIX
5 12 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (9.26%) Windows Vista
6 10 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.93%) i5/OS
9 1 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.52%) Configuration Management
1 20 (18.52%) Requirements Analysis
2 14 (12.96%) Coaching
3 13 (12.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (9.26%) Incident Management
5 7 (6.48%) Mentoring
6 5 (4.63%) Security Patching
7 3 (2.78%) Migration
7 3 (2.78%) Software Deployment
8 2 (1.85%) Logistics
8 2 (1.85%) ITIL
8 2 (1.85%) Project Management
8 2 (1.85%) Patch Management
9 1 (0.93%) Software Licensing
9 1 (0.93%) Service Management
9 1 (0.93%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (0.93%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (0.93%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (0.93%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (0.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.70%) SQL
2 2 (1.85%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.93%) C
3 1 (0.93%) COBOL
3 1 (0.93%) RPG
Qualifications
1 18 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 16 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) MCP
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.93%) IBM Certification
4 1 (0.93%) MCDST
4 1 (0.93%) MCTS
4 1 (0.93%) MCITP
4 1 (0.93%) Degree
4 1 (0.93%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (0.93%) MCSA
4 1 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (73.15%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.52%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.93%) XenApp
4 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.93%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.33%) SCCM
2 5 (4.63%) WSUS
3 3 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.93%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.93%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.93%) DameWare
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.30%) VMware
3 20 (18.52%) Red Hat
4 12 (11.11%) Remedy
5 9 (8.33%) Citrix
6 7 (6.48%) HP
7 6 (5.56%) LANDesk
8 5 (4.63%) Sophos
9 4 (3.70%) Lotus
10 3 (2.78%) Symantec
10 3 (2.78%) Adobe
10 3 (2.78%) Cisco
11 2 (1.85%) Sun
11 2 (1.85%) McAfee
11 2 (1.85%) SAP
11 2 (1.85%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.85%) Google
12 1 (0.93%) Altiris
12 1 (0.93%) NetIQ
12 1 (0.93%) IBM
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