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 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 58 49 81
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +32
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 61 56 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.84% 3.43% 1.96%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.75% 13.49% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 12
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£250 £176 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.84% -17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £88 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £375 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £175 £195
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 13
Average hourly rate £11.75 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.19% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.56 £13.58 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.05 £46.00 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
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
697 415 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.46% 25.40% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 400 231 216
Average daily rate £325 £325 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £140 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 34 59
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.20 £12.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £46.00 £39.10
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 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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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
Portsmouth +7 16 £260 +160.00%
Hook -20 7 £360 -4.00% 1
Winchester +2 6 £200 +5.96%
Southampton -12 6 £238 +90.00% 3
Basingstoke +2 5 £123 -
Farnborough -8 4 £165 -45.00% 1
Fareham - 2 - - 1
Eastleigh +5 1 £175 +22.80%
Andover -6 1 £240 -
Aldershot - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

1 136 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 61 (44.85%) Microsoft
4 59 (43.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (43.38%) Windows 7
5 56 (41.18%) Security Cleared
6 44 (32.35%) MS Office
7 43 (31.62%) Active Directory
8 38 (27.94%) SC Cleared
9 36 (26.47%) HP
10 35 (25.74%) Windows 2000
11 32 (23.53%) Oracle
12 30 (22.06%) TCP/IP
13 29 (21.32%) UNIX
14 28 (20.59%) VMware
15 27 (19.85%) MS Excel
16 26 (19.12%) DNS
17 23 (16.91%) .NET
17 23 (16.91%) JavaScript
18 22 (16.18%) ASP.NET
18 22 (16.18%) JSP
18 22 (16.18%) Citrix
18 22 (16.18%) HP Quality Center
19 21 (15.44%) Software Testing
19 21 (15.44%) ISTQB
19 21 (15.44%) HTTPS
19 21 (15.44%) HTML
19 21 (15.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
20 20 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
21 19 (13.97%) MS Exchange

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (13.97%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (6.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.41%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.47%) Apache
6 2 (1.47%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.47%) GlassFish
6 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 44 (32.35%) MS Office
2 27 (19.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.47%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 20 (14.71%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.47%) Maximo
2 2 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (22.06%) TCP/IP
2 26 (19.12%) DNS
3 21 (15.44%) HTTPS
4 13 (9.56%) Internet
5 12 (8.82%) SSL
6 10 (7.35%) HTTP
7 9 (6.62%) DHCP
7 9 (6.62%) LAN
7 9 (6.62%) Wireshark
8 7 (5.15%) Firewall
8 7 (5.15%) WAN
9 6 (4.41%) SAN
10 5 (3.68%) IPsec
11 4 (2.94%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.94%) WLAN
12 3 (2.21%) Ethernet
12 3 (2.21%) IPv4
12 3 (2.21%) VLAN
12 3 (2.21%) OSPF
12 3 (2.21%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.68%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.47%) Informix
Development Applications
1 11 (8.09%) QuickTest Pro
1 11 (8.09%) LoadRunner
2 7 (5.15%) MSI
2 7 (5.15%) StarTeam
3 6 (4.41%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (1.47%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.47%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.47%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.74%) NUnit
5 1 (0.74%) Moq
General
1 5 (3.68%) Back Office
2 3 (2.21%) Finance
3 2 (1.47%) Military
3 2 (1.47%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.74%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.74%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 29 (21.32%) Analyst
2 17 (12.50%) Desktop Support
3 14 (10.29%) Support Engineer
4 11 (8.09%) Test Analyst
4 11 (8.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 10 (7.35%) Tester
6 9 (6.62%) 1st Line Support
7 8 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 7 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.15%) Build Engineer
9 6 (4.41%) Support Technician
9 6 (4.41%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (3.68%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 5 (3.68%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (3.68%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (3.68%) Performance Tester
10 5 (3.68%) Consultant
10 5 (3.68%) Junior
11 4 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (16.91%) .NET
2 22 (16.18%) ASP.NET
2 22 (16.18%) JSP
3 21 (15.44%) HTML
4 9 (6.62%) Application Packaging
5 3 (2.21%) Software Packaging
5 3 (2.21%) WSH
6 2 (1.47%) SAML
7 1 (0.74%) JSF
7 1 (0.74%) NHibernate
7 1 (0.74%) jQuery
7 1 (0.74%) JPA
7 1 (0.74%) StructureMap
7 1 (0.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.15%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.68%) Clustering
3 5 (3.68%) User Experience
4 3 (2.21%) Open Source
4 3 (2.21%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.21%) Replication
4 3 (2.21%) Cryptography
5 2 (1.47%) MPEG
5 2 (1.47%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (1.47%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.74%) Video on Demand
6 1 (0.74%) NHS
6 1 (0.74%) DTV
6 1 (0.74%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.74%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 136 (100.00%) Windows
2 88 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 59 (43.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (43.38%) Windows 7
4 35 (25.74%) Windows 2000
5 29 (21.32%) UNIX
6 16 (11.76%) Linux
7 8 (5.88%) Windows Vista
8 6 (4.41%) Windows 8
8 6 (4.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.47%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (1.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (15.44%) Software Testing
2 13 (9.56%) Test Scripting
2 13 (9.56%) Migration
3 12 (8.82%) ITIL
3 12 (8.82%) Configuration Management
4 11 (8.09%) Performance Testing
4 11 (8.09%) Knowledge Management
4 11 (8.09%) Test Strategy
5 10 (7.35%) Workflow
6 9 (6.62%) Validation
7 8 (5.88%) Service Delivery
8 7 (5.15%) Software Distribution
8 7 (5.15%) Test Automation
9 6 (4.41%) Load Testing
10 5 (3.68%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.94%) Project Management
11 4 (2.94%) PRINCE2
11 4 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
12 3 (2.21%) Line Management
12 3 (2.21%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (16.91%) JavaScript
2 14 (10.29%) VB
3 6 (4.41%) SQL
3 6 (4.41%) Java
4 5 (3.68%) VBScript
4 5 (3.68%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.47%) VBA
5 2 (1.47%) C#
5 2 (1.47%) Perl
5 2 (1.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 38 (27.94%) SC Cleared
3 21 (15.44%) ISTQB
3 21 (15.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 18 (13.24%) DV Cleared
5 6 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (2.94%) CCNP
6 4 (2.94%) CCNA
7 3 (2.21%) MCSE
7 3 (2.21%) Degree
8 1 (0.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 1 (0.74%) HP AIS
8 1 (0.74%) MCP
8 1 (0.74%) ISEB
8 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.74%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.09%) SLA
2 5 (3.68%) QA
3 1 (0.74%) JSP 440
System Software
1 43 (31.62%) Active Directory
2 18 (13.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.09%) VMware ESX
4 10 (7.35%) XenApp
5 9 (6.62%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (6.62%) Nmap
6 8 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.15%) vSphere
7 7 (5.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (2.94%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.21%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.47%) Shibboleth
10 2 (1.47%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 22 (16.18%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (8.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (7.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 9 (6.62%) Nessus
4 9 (6.62%) SCCM
5 6 (4.41%) Backup Exec
5 6 (4.41%) McAfee ePO
6 5 (3.68%) HP SIM
6 5 (3.68%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (3.68%) ARCserve
7 4 (2.94%) Unicenter
8 3 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (2.21%) Netcool
9 2 (1.47%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 61 (44.85%) Microsoft
2 36 (26.47%) HP
3 32 (23.53%) Oracle
4 28 (20.59%) VMware
5 22 (16.18%) Citrix
6 17 (12.50%) McAfee
7 10 (7.35%) Cisco
8 7 (5.15%) CA
8 7 (5.15%) Borland
8 7 (5.15%) Symantec
9 5 (3.68%) Red Hat
9 5 (3.68%) IBM
10 4 (2.94%) Lumension
11 3 (2.21%) Becrypt
11 3 (2.21%) Juniper
11 3 (2.21%) ProCurve
11 3 (2.21%) Adobe
11 3 (2.21%) Remedy
11 3 (2.21%) Blue Coat
12 2 (1.47%) Brocade
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