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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 64 45 56
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 62 66 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.84% 3.80% 2.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.57% 14.51% 11.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 24 11
Average daily rate
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£283 £174 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.58% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £88 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £357 £350 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £199 £150 £165
% change year-on-year
+32.66% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 16
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £10.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £31.70 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
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
819 455 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 37.50% 26.18% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 445 228 158
Average daily rate £325 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £160 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 31 54
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £133.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -14.28%

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 December 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 December 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 +3 11 £225 - 1
Hook -17 10 £339 +3.59% 2
Basingstoke -2 7 £105 -30.00% 1
Eastleigh +6 5 £290 +93.33% 1
Southampton -11 5 £190 +117.14%
Winchester +3 4 £200 +128.57% 1
Fareham -3 2 £150 +9.28% 1
Farnborough -8 1 - - 4
Aldershot - 1 - - 2
Andover - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (60.53%) Windows 7
3 66 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 56 (49.12%) Microsoft
5 53 (46.49%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (36.84%) Security Cleared
7 40 (35.09%) Active Directory
8 38 (33.33%) MS Office
9 32 (28.07%) SC Cleared
9 32 (28.07%) VMware
10 27 (23.68%) Citrix
11 21 (18.42%) MS Excel
12 20 (17.54%) Windows 2000
12 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 19 (16.67%) Migration
13 19 (16.67%) UNIX
13 19 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 18 (15.79%) HP
14 18 (15.79%) Oracle
15 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
16 14 (12.28%) VB
16 14 (12.28%) Linux
16 14 (12.28%) McAfee
17 13 (11.40%) SCCM
18 12 (10.53%) Internet
19 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
19 11 (9.65%) VMware ESX
19 11 (9.65%) Windows 8
20 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
20 10 (8.77%) DV Cleared

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.51%) IIS
5 3 (2.63%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.63%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.88%) Lync
Applications
1 38 (33.33%) MS Office
2 21 (18.42%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.75%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (7.02%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.75%) Maximo
2 2 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.63%) Office 365
1 3 (2.63%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.91%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.53%) Internet
3 10 (8.77%) DNS
4 8 (7.02%) HTTPS
4 8 (7.02%) LAN
5 7 (6.14%) DHCP
5 7 (6.14%) Firewall
6 6 (5.26%) Wireshark
6 6 (5.26%) WAN
6 6 (5.26%) SSL
7 4 (3.51%) IP Telephony
8 3 (2.63%) VLAN
8 3 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (2.63%) IPsec
8 3 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (2.63%) Network Security
8 3 (2.63%) IPv4
8 3 (2.63%) OSPF
8 3 (2.63%) Ethernet
9 2 (1.75%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.02%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (2.63%) MySQL
3 2 (1.75%) Informix
4 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) StarTeam
2 4 (3.51%) MSI
3 3 (2.63%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (1.75%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.75%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.88%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.88%) NUnit
5 1 (0.88%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.88%) Moq
General
1 5 (4.39%) Back Office
2 3 (2.63%) Finance
2 3 (2.63%) Military
3 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.88%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (19.30%) Analyst
2 21 (18.42%) Desktop Support
3 11 (9.65%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.89%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (7.02%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.14%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (6.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.26%) Support Technician
7 6 (5.26%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (4.39%) Test Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Consultant
9 4 (3.51%) Integration Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) Solutions Analyst
9 4 (3.51%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.51%) IT Support
10 3 (2.63%) Citrix Support
10 3 (2.63%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.77%) .NET
2 9 (7.89%) ASP.NET
2 9 (7.89%) JSP
2 9 (7.89%) HTML
3 6 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.75%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.75%) CSS
4 2 (1.75%) jQuery
5 1 (0.88%) JPA
5 1 (0.88%) HTML5
5 1 (0.88%) StructureMap
5 1 (0.88%) CSS3
5 1 (0.88%) Kendo UI
5 1 (0.88%) Django
5 1 (0.88%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) WSH
5 1 (0.88%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.88%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Blackberry
1 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.39%) Clustering
3 3 (2.63%) Cryptography
3 3 (2.63%) Replication
3 3 (2.63%) Open Source
4 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.75%) User Experience
4 2 (1.75%) Streaming Video
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.75%) MPEG
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.88%) DTV
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Life Science
5 1 (0.88%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 114 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (60.53%) Windows 7
3 66 (57.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 53 (46.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (17.54%) Windows 2000
6 19 (16.67%) UNIX
7 14 (12.28%) Linux
8 11 (9.65%) Windows 8
9 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (5.26%) Windows Vista
11 4 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.75%) AIX
12 2 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.88%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (16.67%) Migration
2 9 (7.89%) Software Testing
3 6 (5.26%) Test Scripting
3 6 (5.26%) Workflow
3 6 (5.26%) Validation
3 6 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 6 (5.26%) Project Management
3 6 (5.26%) Service Delivery
3 6 (5.26%) ITIL
4 5 (4.39%) Asset Management
4 5 (4.39%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (3.51%) Test Strategy
5 4 (3.51%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (2.63%) Line Management
6 3 (2.63%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.63%) Coaching
6 3 (2.63%) Network Management
6 3 (2.63%) Software Distribution
6 3 (2.63%) Release Management
6 3 (2.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.28%) VB
2 11 (9.65%) JavaScript
3 9 (7.89%) VBScript
3 9 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 8 (7.02%) SQL
5 4 (3.51%) Java
6 3 (2.63%) C#
6 3 (2.63%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.88%) Ruby
7 1 (0.88%) Delphi
7 1 (0.88%) PHP
7 1 (0.88%) VBA
7 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 42 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 32 (28.07%) SC Cleared
3 10 (8.77%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 9 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 9 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (6.14%) CCNA
6 6 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.39%) Degree
8 4 (3.51%) CCNP
9 3 (2.63%) RHCSA
9 3 (2.63%) RHCA
9 3 (2.63%) RHCE
9 3 (2.63%) MCSE
10 1 (0.88%) MCP
10 1 (0.88%) ISEB
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.88%) MCITP
10 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) SLA
2 5 (4.39%) QA
System Software
1 40 (35.09%) Active Directory
2 20 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.65%) VMware ESX
4 9 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (7.89%) XenApp
5 8 (7.02%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.26%) Nmap
6 6 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (4.39%) vSphere
7 5 (4.39%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.63%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 2 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.88%) XenServer
10 1 (0.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (11.40%) SCCM
2 9 (7.89%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (5.26%) Nessus
4 5 (4.39%) ARCserve
4 5 (4.39%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (3.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.63%) Unicenter
6 3 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.63%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.63%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.63%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (1.75%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.75%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 32 (28.07%) VMware
3 27 (23.68%) Citrix
4 18 (15.79%) HP
4 18 (15.79%) Oracle
5 14 (12.28%) McAfee
6 8 (7.02%) Cisco
7 5 (4.39%) Borland
7 5 (4.39%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.39%) Symantec
8 4 (3.51%) IBM
8 4 (3.51%) CA
9 3 (2.63%) Adobe
9 3 (2.63%) ProCurve
9 3 (2.63%) Lumension
9 3 (2.63%) Becrypt
10 2 (1.75%) NetApp
10 2 (1.75%) Dell
10 2 (1.75%) Intel
10 2 (1.75%) Remedy
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