The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 39 28 38
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.30% 4.66% 1.06%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.58% 20.20% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £175 £200
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £15.73 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £13.98
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.39%
Windows XP
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 99 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 17.10% 23.08% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 12
Average daily rate £325 £250 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £110 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £396 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 13
Average hourly rate £21.15 £15.80 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.80% +17.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
(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
Lewes +10 3 £325 +18.18%
Brighton -14 1 £400 +58.10% 1
Hastings - 1 £135 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (53.33%) MS Office
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (26.67%) SCCM
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (26.67%) Citrix
5 4 (26.67%) Service Management
5 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 2 (13.33%) Information Security
7 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
7 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
7 2 (13.33%) XenServer
7 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
7 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
7 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
7 2 (13.33%) Change Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
2 1 (6.67%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Support
3 3 (20.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
4 2 (13.33%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Support
5 1 (6.67%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Support
5 1 (6.67%) Testing Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technician
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (13.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (6.67%) Handset
4 1 (6.67%) Streaming Video
4 1 (6.67%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Security Management
3 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.67%) Application Discovery
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (13.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee