The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hammersmith region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 13 15 5
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 2.22% 5.36% 11.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.00% 60.00% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £250 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £175 £195
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hammersmith region.

Operating Systems Category
Hammersmith
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hammersmith 22.22% 8.93% 40.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 9
Average daily rate £413 £250 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.00% -13.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £317 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Hammersmith

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Hammersmith

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hammersmith

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) ITIL
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (25.00%) Symantec

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hammersmith by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hammersmith 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee
2 1 (25.00%) ServiceNow