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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 46 25 27
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 60 96 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.65% 6.45% 5.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 16.17% 29.54% 24.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% -21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £70 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £300 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £195 £250
% change year-on-year
-12.82% -22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 48 26
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.13 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £72.50 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.44 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-4.01% +1.81%
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
371 325 278
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 22.57% 21.83% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 121 77
Average daily rate £347 £294 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.29% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £110 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 80 64
Average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £72.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Derbyshire -5 21 £422 +502.67% 2
Leicestershire -3 20 £81 -65.89% 2
Northamptonshire -4 16 £175 -
Nottinghamshire -27 5 £160 +45.45%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (68.87%) Active Directory
3 58 (54.72%) MS Office
4 51 (48.11%) Windows 7
5 41 (38.68%) MS Excel
6 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
7 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
8 23 (21.70%) Security Cleared
9 21 (19.81%) VMware
10 20 (18.87%) SC Cleared
11 18 (16.98%) Requirements Analysis
11 18 (16.98%) VMware ESX
11 18 (16.98%) Red Hat
11 18 (16.98%) Configuration Management
11 18 (16.98%) UNIX
12 16 (15.09%) Manufacturing
13 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (11.32%) SLA
14 12 (11.32%) Remedy
15 11 (10.38%) MS Exchange
15 11 (10.38%) MS PowerPoint
15 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
16 10 (9.43%) Hedge funds
16 10 (9.43%) Coaching
16 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (9.43%) Banking
16 10 (9.43%) Incident Management
16 10 (9.43%) SCCM
16 10 (9.43%) Finance
16 10 (9.43%) Financial Institution

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (10.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 8 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (3.77%) IBM Notes
4 3 (2.83%) Moodle
5 1 (0.94%) Lync
5 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 58 (54.72%) MS Office
2 41 (38.68%) MS Excel
3 11 (10.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.94%) Acrobat
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Google Apps
1 2 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.55%) LAN
1 8 (7.55%) WAN
1 8 (7.55%) DNS
2 5 (4.72%) DMZ
3 4 (3.77%) SSL
3 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.77%) Firewall
4 3 (2.83%) DHCP
5 2 (1.89%) Internet
6 1 (0.94%) APPN
6 1 (0.94%) FTP
6 1 (0.94%) HTTP
6 1 (0.94%) SMTP
6 1 (0.94%) VoIP
6 1 (0.94%) ADSL
6 1 (0.94%) Broadband
6 1 (0.94%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.94%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.94%) VLAN
6 1 (0.94%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.60%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) DB2
3 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
General
1 16 (15.09%) Manufacturing
2 10 (9.43%) Banking
2 10 (9.43%) Financial Institution
2 10 (9.43%) Finance
3 2 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (45.28%) Analyst
2 41 (38.68%) Service Analyst
2 41 (38.68%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (20.75%) 1st Line Support
4 17 (16.04%) IT Support
5 9 (8.49%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.49%) Technical Leader
6 8 (7.55%) Architect
7 7 (6.60%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.60%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (5.66%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Desktop Support
10 3 (2.83%) Support Analyst
10 3 (2.83%) Desktop Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) 1st Line Support Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Service Desk Engineer
11 2 (1.89%) IT Support Assistant
11 2 (1.89%) IT Assistant
11 2 (1.89%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.83%) CSS
2 1 (0.94%) APPC
2 1 (0.94%) X-Windows
2 1 (0.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.43%) Hedge funds
3 8 (7.55%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.83%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (0.94%) NHS
5 1 (0.94%) AS400
5 1 (0.94%) iSeries
5 1 (0.94%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 106 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (48.11%) Windows 7
3 28 (26.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (16.98%) UNIX
5 10 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (8.49%) Windows Vista
7 8 (7.55%) Windows 8
8 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.83%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.94%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.98%) Configuration Management
1 18 (16.98%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (10.38%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (9.43%) Incident Management
3 10 (9.43%) Coaching
4 7 (6.60%) Mentoring
5 6 (5.66%) Migration
6 5 (4.72%) Security Patching
7 4 (3.77%) Software Deployment
7 4 (3.77%) ITIL
8 3 (2.83%) Project Management
9 2 (1.89%) Patch Management
10 1 (0.94%) Change Control
10 1 (0.94%) Service Management
10 1 (0.94%) Problem Management
10 1 (0.94%) Network Management
10 1 (0.94%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) SQL
2 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
2 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.94%) C
3 1 (0.94%) COBOL
3 1 (0.94%) RPG
Qualifications
1 23 (21.70%) Security Cleared
2 20 (18.87%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.94%) MCP
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.94%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.94%) Degree
3 1 (0.94%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.32%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (68.87%) Active Directory
2 18 (16.98%) VMware ESX
3 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.94%) XenApp
4 1 (0.94%) PowerHA
4 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (9.43%) SCCM
2 5 (4.72%) WSUS
3 3 (2.83%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.94%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (0.94%) DameWare
Vendors
1 39 (36.79%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.81%) VMware
3 18 (16.98%) Red Hat
4 12 (11.32%) Remedy
5 9 (8.49%) Citrix
6 7 (6.60%) HP
7 6 (5.66%) LANDesk
8 5 (4.72%) Sophos
9 4 (3.77%) Lotus
10 3 (2.83%) Adobe
10 3 (2.83%) Cisco
10 3 (2.83%) Symantec
11 2 (1.89%) SAP
11 2 (1.89%) McAfee
11 2 (1.89%) Sun
11 2 (1.89%) Google
11 2 (1.89%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.94%) Dell KACE
12 1 (0.94%) IBM
12 1 (0.94%) Dell
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