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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 81 36 53
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 47 102 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.08% 4.92% 3.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.46% 15.89% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 48 26
Average daily rate
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£288 £225 £287
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.77% -21.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £94 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £366 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £188 £250
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 22
Average hourly rate £12.92 £13.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.27% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £8.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 £28.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.35 £14.00 £13.74
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +1.89%
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
728 642 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.28% 30.97% 24.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 350 251
Average daily rate £350 £321 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.03% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £168 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £315
% change year-on-year
+7.81% +1.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 52 60
Average hourly rate £21.50 £25.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.25 £52.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

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 21 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 21 April 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
Basingstoke -10 11 £290 +56.75% 1
Southampton -19 8 £481 +406.57% 1
Farnborough - 6 - -
Hook -11 5 £294 -10.99%
Eastleigh 0 4 £230 - 1
Aldershot +10 3 £160 -27.27%
Havant -2 3 - -
Portsmouth -4 3 £145 -17.14%
Andover - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (65.91%) Windows 7
3 42 (47.73%) Security Cleared
4 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
4 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
5 36 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (37.50%) MS Office
7 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
9 24 (27.27%) Migration
10 21 (23.86%) VMware
11 20 (22.73%) Citrix
12 17 (19.32%) DV Cleared
12 17 (19.32%) SCCM
12 17 (19.32%) Windows 8
13 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
14 12 (13.64%) UNIX
14 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (12.50%) VB
15 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
16 10 (11.36%) MS Exchange
16 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
17 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
17 9 (10.23%) Oracle
17 9 (10.23%) Linux
17 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
18 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
18 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
18 8 (9.09%) SQL
18 8 (9.09%) DNS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 10 (11.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.41%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.27%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.14%) Lync
Applications
1 33 (37.50%) MS Office
2 15 (17.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.41%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (4.55%) HTTPS
3 4 (4.55%) SSL
3 4 (4.55%) SAN
3 4 (4.55%) Internet
3 4 (4.55%) WAN
3 4 (4.55%) Wireshark
4 3 (3.41%) Firewall
5 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (1.14%) SMS
6 1 (1.14%) DHCP
6 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.41%) MySQL
1 3 (3.41%) MS Access
2 2 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) StarTeam
2 2 (2.27%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (2.27%) WinRunner
2 2 (2.27%) TestDirector
2 2 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.14%) MSI
General
1 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
1 2 (2.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 15 (17.05%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.23%) Analyst
3 8 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 8 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (7.95%) Desktop Support
5 6 (6.82%) Field Engineer
5 6 (6.82%) Release Manager
6 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (5.68%) Server Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Field Support Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Field Service Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (5.68%) PC Support
6 5 (5.68%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) IT Support
7 4 (4.55%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
7 4 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
7 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.82%) HTML
2 5 (5.68%) .NET
3 4 (4.55%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.55%) JSP
3 4 (4.55%) Application Packaging
4 2 (2.27%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.14%) Django
5 1 (1.14%) jQuery
5 1 (1.14%) HTML5
5 1 (1.14%) CSS3
5 1 (1.14%) Kendo UI
5 1 (1.14%) XML
5 1 (1.14%) Flash
5 1 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Blackberry
3 3 (3.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.27%) Replication
4 2 (2.27%) Clustering
4 2 (2.27%) PDA
5 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.14%) EPoS
5 1 (1.14%) NHS
5 1 (1.14%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.14%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 88 (100.00%) Windows
2 58 (65.91%) Windows 7
3 36 (40.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 30 (34.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (19.32%) Windows 8
6 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (13.64%) UNIX
7 9 (10.23%) Linux
8 6 (6.82%) Windows 2000
9 4 (4.55%) Windows Vista
10 3 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (2.27%) AIX
12 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) Migration
2 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
3 8 (9.09%) Project Management
4 5 (5.68%) Change Management
4 5 (5.68%) ITIL
4 5 (5.68%) Software Testing
4 5 (5.68%) Release Management
4 5 (5.68%) Test Scripting
5 4 (4.55%) Workflow
5 4 (4.55%) Validation
6 3 (3.41%) Incident Management
6 3 (3.41%) Software Distribution
6 3 (3.41%) Mentoring
6 3 (3.41%) Coaching
6 3 (3.41%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.27%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.27%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.27%) Data Migration
7 2 (2.27%) Test Automation
7 2 (2.27%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.50%) VB
2 9 (10.23%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.09%) SQL
4 5 (5.68%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.55%) VBScript
5 4 (4.55%) VBA
6 3 (3.41%) Java
6 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.27%) Perl
7 2 (2.27%) C#
8 1 (1.14%) C++
8 1 (1.14%) Delphi
8 1 (1.14%) PHP
8 1 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (47.73%) Security Cleared
2 27 (30.68%) SC Cleared
3 17 (19.32%) DV Cleared
4 11 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (7.95%) MCSA
6 5 (5.68%) ISTQB
7 4 (4.55%) CCNA
7 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.55%) MCSE
8 3 (3.41%) RHCE
8 3 (3.41%) RHCA
8 3 (3.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (3.41%) RHCSA
9 2 (2.27%) Degree
9 2 (2.27%) MCTS
9 2 (2.27%) MCITP
10 1 (1.14%) MCDST
10 1 (1.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (43.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.41%) XenApp
5 3 (3.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (3.41%) vSphere
6 2 (2.27%) DFS Replication
6 2 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.14%) XenServer
7 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (19.32%) SCCM
2 6 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (5.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (4.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 4 (4.55%) ARCserve
4 4 (4.55%) Nessus
4 4 (4.55%) Nmap
4 4 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.27%) WMI
6 2 (2.27%) Unicenter
7 1 (1.14%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.14%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.14%) Netcool
Vendors
1 38 (43.18%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.86%) VMware
3 20 (22.73%) Citrix
4 9 (10.23%) Oracle
5 6 (6.82%) HP
6 5 (5.68%) Borland
7 4 (4.55%) McAfee
8 3 (3.41%) Sophos
8 3 (3.41%) Lumension
8 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.41%) Symantec
8 3 (3.41%) Cisco
9 2 (2.27%) CA
9 2 (2.27%) NetApp
9 2 (2.27%) Veritas
9 2 (2.27%) Apple
9 2 (2.27%) Mitel
10 1 (1.14%) Telerik
10 1 (1.14%) Brocade
10 1 (1.14%) Adobe
Winchester, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £8.68 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago