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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 32 45 24
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 6 3 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 2.49% 0.89% 5.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.38% 4.48% 23.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate £313 £375 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +240.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £194 £140
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +38.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 11
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.94 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+0.46% -0.46%
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
64 67 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 26.56% 19.82% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 24
Average daily rate £315 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.69% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £130 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 17
Average hourly rate £26.60 £37.63 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.30% +150.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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
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 5 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
Lewes +2 1 £313 -16.66%
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) MS Office
3 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 8 (53.33%) WAN
5 8 (53.33%) HP
5 8 (53.33%) LAN
5 8 (53.33%) Wireless
5 8 (53.33%) AS400
5 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
5 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
5 8 (53.33%) Coaching
5 8 (53.33%) Mimecast
6 7 (46.67%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (46.67%) High Availability
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
8 3 (20.00%) Google
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (13.33%) Avaya
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (13.33%) Symantec
9 2 (13.33%) IBM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (53.33%) Mimecast
2 3 (20.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 8 (53.33%) Wireless
3 7 (46.67%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (20.00%) VoIP
5 1 (6.67%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MSI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Service Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (13.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support
5 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) AS400
1 8 (53.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (6.67%) Handset
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Mathematics
2 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Coaching
1 8 (53.33%) Mentoring
2 7 (46.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) Application Discovery
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
3 1 (6.67%) Security Management
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
1 2 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Google
4 2 (13.33%) Avaya
4 2 (13.33%) Becrypt
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Oracle