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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 94 76 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -38
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 25 48 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.31% 2.30% 4.54%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.61% 5.92% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 24
Average daily rate £188 £290 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.34% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £153 £88
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £330 £359
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £188 £140
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +33.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 13
Average hourly rate £9.00 £16.16 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.30% +15.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.74 £10.18 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £21.23 £42.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00
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
542 811 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.50% 38.86% 27.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 405 244
Average daily rate £350 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 50 41
Average hourly rate £15.00 £32.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.05 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +7 3 £323 +1.17%
Portsmouth -3 3 £240 - 1
Southampton +13 2 £135 -66.76% 3
Basingstoke -4 2 £175 -39.65% 1
Havant +11 1 £200 -33.33%
Farnborough +8 1 - - 4
Eastleigh +2 1 £115 -59.29%
Winchester -8 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 47 (73.44%) Active Directory
3 34 (53.13%) Windows 7
4 28 (43.75%) MS Office
5 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
6 24 (37.50%) Windows 8
7 21 (32.81%) SCCM
8 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
8 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (29.69%) ITIL
10 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
11 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
12 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (21.88%) VMware
13 13 (20.31%) Software Deployment
14 12 (18.75%) PowerShell
14 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
15 11 (17.19%) DNS
16 10 (15.63%) SSL
16 10 (15.63%) HP
16 10 (15.63%) SNMP
16 10 (15.63%) DHCP
16 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
16 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (14.06%) Application Packaging
17 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
17 9 (14.06%) VBScript
17 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
18 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (4.69%) IIS
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (43.75%) MS Office
2 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 11 (17.19%) DNS
3 10 (15.63%) DHCP
3 10 (15.63%) SNMP
3 10 (15.63%) SSL
4 7 (10.94%) Firewall
5 6 (9.38%) FTP
5 6 (9.38%) HTTP
5 6 (9.38%) SMTP
5 6 (9.38%) SSH
6 5 (7.81%) Kerberos
7 3 (4.69%) SAN
7 3 (4.69%) VLAN
8 2 (3.13%) Internet
8 2 (3.13%) Intranet
8 2 (3.13%) LAN
8 2 (3.13%) LDAP
8 2 (3.13%) WAN
9 1 (1.56%) VPN
9 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (4.69%) MySQL
4 2 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (1.56%) Lumira
5 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.56%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 3 (4.69%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (1.56%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.56%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.56%) JIRA
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
2 1 (1.56%) Trac
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Military
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
4 1 (1.56%) Publishing
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
2 8 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
2 8 (12.50%) Analyst
2 8 (12.50%) Build Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (10.94%) Desktop Support
3 7 (10.94%) Service Analyst
3 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 6 (9.38%) IT Administrator
4 6 (9.38%) IT Support
4 6 (9.38%) Service Desk Support
5 5 (7.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) IT Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
6 4 (6.25%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Software Packaging
2 2 (3.13%) .NET
2 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (3.13%) CSS
2 2 (3.13%) LAMP
2 2 (3.13%) Web Services
2 2 (3.13%) XML
3 1 (1.56%) Ajax
3 1 (1.56%) jQuery
3 1 (1.56%) SAP XI
3 1 (1.56%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.38%) Device Driver
3 3 (4.69%) User Experience
4 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.56%) Clustering
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) iPad
4 1 (1.56%) IVR
4 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (53.13%) Windows 7
3 24 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 20 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
6 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (10.94%) Linux
9 6 (9.38%) Windows 2000
10 4 (6.25%) Windows Vista
11 3 (4.69%) Debian
11 3 (4.69%) SUSE
12 2 (3.13%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.13%) Fedora
12 2 (3.13%) Windows NT
13 1 (1.56%) Android
13 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
13 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.56%) Windows 10
13 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Software Deployment
3 9 (14.06%) Application Packaging
4 8 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 8 (12.50%) Migration
5 7 (10.94%) Configuration Management
6 6 (9.38%) Service Management
7 5 (7.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (7.81%) Time Management
8 4 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
9 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.13%) Data Protection
9 2 (3.13%) MVC
9 2 (3.13%) Office Automation
9 2 (3.13%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.56%) Automated Testing
10 1 (1.56%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (1.56%) OO
10 1 (1.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 9 (14.06%) VBScript
3 6 (9.38%) C#
3 6 (9.38%) C++
4 5 (7.81%) C
4 5 (7.81%) SQL
5 4 (6.25%) Ada
5 4 (6.25%) Ada 83
5 4 (6.25%) Ada 95
6 3 (4.69%) VB
7 2 (3.13%) Perl
7 2 (3.13%) PHP
7 2 (3.13%) Ruby
8 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.13%) A+ Certification
3 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.56%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.56%) MCDST
4 1 (1.56%) MCSE
4 1 (1.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (73.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.25%) XenApp
4 3 (4.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.69%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.69%) vSphere
5 2 (3.13%) Samba
Systems Management
1 21 (32.81%) SCCM
2 4 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (4.69%) Unicenter
4 2 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (3.13%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 14 (21.88%) VMware
3 10 (15.63%) HP
4 6 (9.38%) LANDesk
5 4 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (4.69%) arcserve
6 3 (4.69%) Brocade
6 3 (4.69%) CA
6 3 (4.69%) Lumension
6 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.13%) Oracle
8 1 (1.56%) Becrypt
8 1 (1.56%) Bomgar
8 1 (1.56%) Dell
8 1 (1.56%) Google
8 1 (1.56%) Remedy
8 1 (1.56%) SAP
8 1 (1.56%) Sophos
8 1 (1.56%) Symantec
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Posted: 15 days ago
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