The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 86 39 46
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 40 71 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.96% 4.14% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.06% 15.30% 16.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 20
Average daily rate
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£300 £245 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.44% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £88 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £353 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £187 £140 £186
% change year-on-year
+33.57% -24.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 18
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.75 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +21.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.85 £13.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-0.14% -4.34%
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 Hampshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
790 464 279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.80% 27.09% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 220 140
Average daily rate £338 £350 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 51
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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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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
Hook -14 7 £324 -4.25%
Basingstoke -2 5 - - 2
Southampton -18 5 £275 +165.06% 3
Eastleigh - 5 £290 - 1
Portsmouth +2 4 £338 - 2
Fareham +3 2 £150 +9.28% 1
Aldershot +1 1 - - 3
Andover - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 2
Petersfield - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (66.00%) Windows 7
3 58 (58.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (48.00%) Microsoft
6 40 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 40 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 31 (31.00%) MS Office
8 30 (30.00%) SC Cleared
8 30 (30.00%) VMware
9 23 (23.00%) Citrix
10 19 (19.00%) MS Exchange
10 19 (19.00%) Migration
11 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (17.00%) UNIX
13 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
14 15 (15.00%) Windows 2000
14 15 (15.00%) Oracle
14 15 (15.00%) McAfee
15 14 (14.00%) HP
15 14 (14.00%) SCCM
16 13 (13.00%) VB
17 12 (12.00%) Linux
17 12 (12.00%) VMware ESX
18 11 (11.00%) DV Cleared
18 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
18 11 (11.00%) Internet
19 10 (10.00%) Windows 8
19 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
20 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 19 (19.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.00%) IIS
5 3 (3.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.00%) Lync
Applications
1 31 (31.00%) MS Office
2 16 (16.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (7.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.00%) Maximo
3 1 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (11.00%) Internet
2 9 (9.00%) DNS
3 7 (7.00%) HTTPS
3 7 (7.00%) LAN
4 6 (6.00%) Wireshark
4 6 (6.00%) WAN
4 6 (6.00%) SSL
4 6 (6.00%) Firewall
5 4 (4.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (3.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (3.00%) OSPF
6 3 (3.00%) IPv4
6 3 (3.00%) DHCP
6 3 (3.00%) IPsec
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (3.00%) VLAN
6 3 (3.00%) Network Security
7 2 (2.00%) NAS
7 2 (2.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (3.00%) MySQL
3 1 (1.00%) Informix
3 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (5.00%) StarTeam
2 4 (4.00%) MSI
3 3 (3.00%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (2.00%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.00%) WinRunner
5 1 (1.00%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.00%) NUnit
5 1 (1.00%) Moq
General
1 5 (5.00%) Back Office
2 3 (3.00%) Military
3 2 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.00%) Finance
4 1 (1.00%) Electronics
4 1 (1.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 20 (20.00%) Analyst
2 15 (15.00%) Desktop Support
3 8 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 7 (7.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (6.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.00%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (5.00%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) IT Support
7 4 (4.00%) Solutions Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Integration Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Release Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Developer
8 3 (3.00%) Support Technician
8 3 (3.00%) Server Support
8 3 (3.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.00%) .NET
2 8 (8.00%) HTML
3 7 (7.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.00%) JSP
4 6 (6.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (2.00%) Software Packaging
5 2 (2.00%) jQuery
5 2 (2.00%) CSS
6 1 (1.00%) WSH
6 1 (1.00%) XML
6 1 (1.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.00%) NHibernate
6 1 (1.00%) Django
6 1 (1.00%) CSS3
6 1 (1.00%) Kendo UI
6 1 (1.00%) HTML5
6 1 (1.00%) StructureMap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.00%) Clustering
3 3 (3.00%) Replication
3 3 (3.00%) Cryptography
3 3 (3.00%) Open Source
4 2 (2.00%) User Experience
4 2 (2.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.00%) MPEG
5 1 (1.00%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.00%) PDA
5 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.00%) Life Science
5 1 (1.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.00%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 100 (100.00%) Windows
2 66 (66.00%) Windows 7
3 58 (58.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (17.00%) UNIX
6 15 (15.00%) Windows 2000
7 12 (12.00%) Linux
8 10 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.00%) Windows Vista
9 3 (3.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.00%) AIX
11 1 (1.00%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.00%) Migration
2 8 (8.00%) Software Testing
3 7 (7.00%) Project Management
3 7 (7.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (6.00%) Workflow
4 6 (6.00%) Validation
5 5 (5.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (4.00%) Test Strategy
6 4 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (4.00%) Release Management
6 4 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
6 4 (4.00%) ITIL
6 4 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (3.00%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (3.00%) Line Management
7 3 (3.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.00%) Coaching
7 3 (3.00%) Software Distribution
7 3 (3.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.00%) VB
2 9 (9.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (9.00%) VBScript
3 8 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (8.00%) SQL
4 3 (3.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.00%) Java
4 3 (3.00%) C#
5 1 (1.00%) VBA
5 1 (1.00%) C++
5 1 (1.00%) Delphi
5 1 (1.00%) PHP
5 1 (1.00%) Python
5 1 (1.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 30 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.00%) DV Cleared
4 8 (8.00%) ISTQB
4 8 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.00%) CCNA
5 7 (7.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (5.00%) MCSE
7 4 (4.00%) Degree
7 4 (4.00%) CCNP
8 3 (3.00%) RHCE
8 3 (3.00%) RHCA
8 3 (3.00%) RHCSA
9 2 (2.00%) MCSA
10 1 (1.00%) ISEB
10 1 (1.00%) MCP
10 1 (1.00%) MCDST
10 1 (1.00%) MCTS
10 1 (1.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.00%) SLA
2 4 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 40 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.00%) VMware ESX
4 9 (9.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (9.00%) XenApp
4 9 (9.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (6.00%) Nmap
6 5 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.00%) vSphere
7 4 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (3.00%) DFS Replication
9 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (1.00%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.00%) XenServer
10 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (14.00%) SCCM
2 9 (9.00%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (6.00%) Nessus
4 5 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (5.00%) ARCserve
5 4 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (4.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (3.00%) Unicenter
6 3 (3.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (3.00%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.00%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.00%) HP SIM
7 2 (2.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.00%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 48 (48.00%) Microsoft
2 30 (30.00%) VMware
3 23 (23.00%) Citrix
4 15 (15.00%) Oracle
4 15 (15.00%) McAfee
5 14 (14.00%) HP
6 7 (7.00%) Cisco
7 5 (5.00%) Symantec
7 5 (5.00%) Borland
8 4 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.00%) CA
9 3 (3.00%) ProCurve
9 3 (3.00%) Becrypt
9 3 (3.00%) Lumension
10 2 (2.00%) Mitel
10 2 (2.00%) IBM
10 2 (2.00%) NetApp
10 2 (2.00%) Adobe
10 2 (2.00%) Intel
10 2 (2.00%) Apple
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