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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 33 23 41
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +18
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 76 104 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 4.49% 6.71% 3.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.88% 27.59% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 66 13
Average daily rate
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£273 £80 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+240.62% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £69 £70 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £123
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £160 £150
% change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 24 20
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.14 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £20.72 £19.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £14.54
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.57%
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
364 377 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.53% 24.34% 25.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 199 121
Average daily rate £318 £250 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.00% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £80 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £354 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 58 82
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.36 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.02% -25.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.18 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £32.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 28 November 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 28 November 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
Northamptonshire +10 28 £110 - 1
Derbyshire -6 24 £350 +218.18%
Nottinghamshire +6 15 £175 +7.69% 3
Leicestershire +4 7 £188 -25.00%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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.

1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (60.71%) Windows 7
3 73 (52.14%) MS Office
4 71 (50.71%) Active Directory
5 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
6 42 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 36 (25.71%) MS Excel
8 30 (21.43%) Security Cleared
9 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (19.29%) SC Cleared
10 21 (15.00%) Windows Vista
11 19 (13.57%) ITIL
12 18 (12.86%) VB
12 18 (12.86%) MS Exchange
12 18 (12.86%) Blackberry
12 18 (12.86%) VMware
13 16 (11.43%) MSI
14 14 (10.00%) Red Hat
14 14 (10.00%) UNIX
15 13 (9.29%) TCP/IP
15 13 (9.29%) HP
15 13 (9.29%) VMware ESX
15 13 (9.29%) SCCM
16 12 (8.57%) Hyper-V
16 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
16 12 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 11 (7.86%) Configuration Management
17 11 (7.86%) Dell
17 11 (7.86%) Requirements Analysis
18 10 (7.14%) Application Packaging

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 18 (12.86%) MS Exchange
2 12 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 8 (5.71%) Lync
4 6 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.14%) IBM Notes
6 3 (2.14%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (2.14%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.14%) Quickr
7 2 (1.43%) IIS
8 1 (0.71%) LiveLink
8 1 (0.71%) Apache
8 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
Applications
1 73 (52.14%) MS Office
2 36 (25.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.71%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) TCP/IP
2 9 (6.43%) WAN
3 8 (5.71%) LAN
3 8 (5.71%) Firewall
4 7 (5.00%) Broadband
5 5 (3.57%) ADSL
5 5 (3.57%) Internet
6 3 (2.14%) VoIP
7 2 (1.43%) DHCP
7 2 (1.43%) SAN
7 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.43%) Wireless
8 1 (0.71%) DNS
8 1 (0.71%) MPLS
8 1 (0.71%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.71%) MS Access
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (11.43%) MSI
2 9 (6.43%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
2 6 (4.29%) Retail
3 5 (3.57%) Finance
4 4 (2.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (32.86%) Analyst
2 24 (17.14%) Support Engineer
3 23 (16.43%) Service Analyst
3 23 (16.43%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (16.43%) Service Desk Analyst
4 16 (11.43%) Desktop Support
5 15 (10.71%) Support Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) Technical Leader
7 10 (7.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 10 (7.14%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (6.43%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (6.43%) Applications Packager
9 8 (5.71%) IT Support
9 8 (5.71%) 1st Line Support
10 6 (4.29%) Deployment Engineer
10 6 (4.29%) Deskside Support
10 6 (4.29%) Deskside Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Deskside Support Analyst
10 6 (4.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 5 (3.57%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.14%) Application Packaging
2 9 (6.43%) WSH
3 1 (0.71%) WinForms
3 1 (0.71%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.86%) Blackberry
2 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.14%) NHS
3 3 (2.14%) FMCG
3 3 (2.14%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.43%) PDA
4 2 (1.43%) iPhone
4 2 (1.43%) iPad
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 140 (100.00%) Windows
2 85 (60.71%) Windows 7
3 42 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (19.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (15.00%) Windows Vista
6 14 (10.00%) UNIX
7 9 (6.43%) Windows 8
8 7 (5.00%) Linux
8 7 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (4.29%) Windows 2000
10 4 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (2.14%) Solaris
11 3 (2.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (2.14%) Ubuntu
12 2 (1.43%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (13.57%) ITIL
2 11 (7.86%) Configuration Management
2 11 (7.86%) Requirements Analysis
3 8 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (5.00%) Migration
4 7 (5.00%) OOP
4 7 (5.00%) OO
5 6 (4.29%) Problem Management
5 6 (4.29%) Validation
6 5 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 5 (3.57%) Line Management
7 4 (2.86%) Project Management
8 2 (1.43%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.43%) Service Management
8 2 (1.43%) Service Delivery
9 1 (0.71%) Web Design
9 1 (0.71%) ITSM
9 1 (0.71%) ITIL V3
9 1 (0.71%) Software Deployment
9 1 (0.71%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 18 (12.86%) VB
2 6 (4.29%) SQL
3 3 (2.14%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.14%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 27 (19.29%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.14%) Degree
4 6 (4.29%) Dell Certification
5 4 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.14%) MCP
7 2 (1.43%) MCITP
7 2 (1.43%) MCTS
7 2 (1.43%) MCDST
7 2 (1.43%) MCSA
7 2 (1.43%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.71%) MCSE
8 1 (0.71%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.00%) SLA
2 6 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 71 (50.71%) Active Directory
2 13 (9.29%) VMware ESX
3 12 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 9 (6.43%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.71%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (9.29%) SCCM
2 9 (6.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (1.43%) SCOM
4 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.71%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.71%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 1 (0.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 59 (42.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.86%) VMware
3 14 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 13 (9.29%) HP
5 11 (7.86%) Dell
6 9 (6.43%) Oracle
7 7 (5.00%) Remedy
8 5 (3.57%) EMC
9 4 (2.86%) Citrix
10 3 (2.14%) Cisco
10 3 (2.14%) Novell
10 3 (2.14%) Lotus
10 3 (2.14%) Apple
11 2 (1.43%) Dell KACE
11 2 (1.43%) MobileIron
11 2 (1.43%) Symantec
12 1 (0.71%) Avaya
12 1 (0.71%) IBM
12 1 (0.71%) LANDesk
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