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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 73 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 47 95 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 2.19% 5.12% 3.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.72% 18.13% 17.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 35 20
Average daily rate
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£290 £190 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.63% -19.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £88 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £350 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £145 £225
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -35.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £13.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +15.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.55 £12.10 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.96 £42.40 £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.06 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% -
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
821 524 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 38.17% 28.25% 21.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 268 165
Average daily rate £338 £320 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £161 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 45 50
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +78.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
- -4.32%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -8 10 £290 +56.75%
Southampton -20 8 £538 +465.78% 1
Hook -10 7 £330 +2.80%
Eastleigh +2 6 £275 - 2
Aldershot +4 3 £160 +39.13%
Farnborough -9 3 - -
Portsmouth -3 1 - - 1
Andover - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (64.42%) Windows 7
3 61 (58.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (47.12%) Microsoft
4 49 (47.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (43.27%) Active Directory
6 44 (42.31%) Security Cleared
7 34 (32.69%) MS Office
8 32 (30.77%) SC Cleared
9 31 (29.81%) VMware
10 23 (22.12%) Citrix
11 20 (19.23%) Migration
12 19 (18.27%) MS Exchange
13 17 (16.35%) SCCM
14 16 (15.38%) McAfee
14 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
15 15 (14.42%) UNIX
15 15 (14.42%) DV Cleared
15 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
15 15 (14.42%) Windows 8
16 12 (11.54%) Oracle
16 12 (11.54%) HP
16 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (10.58%) SQL
18 10 (9.62%) Linux
18 10 (9.62%) Windows 2000
18 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
18 10 (9.62%) DNS
18 10 (9.62%) VMware ESX
19 9 (8.65%) PowerShell

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (18.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 4 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.88%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.96%) Lync
Applications
1 34 (32.69%) MS Office
2 16 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.96%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.88%) Office 365
1 3 (2.88%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.62%) TCP/IP
1 10 (9.62%) DNS
2 8 (7.69%) WAN
2 8 (7.69%) Firewall
3 6 (5.77%) Internet
3 6 (5.77%) LAN
4 5 (4.81%) HTTPS
4 5 (4.81%) SSL
4 5 (4.81%) Wireshark
5 3 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (2.88%) Network Security
5 3 (2.88%) OSPF
5 3 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (2.88%) IPv4
5 3 (2.88%) SAN
5 3 (2.88%) IPsec
5 3 (2.88%) IP Telephony
5 3 (2.88%) VLAN
6 2 (1.92%) DHCP
7 1 (0.96%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.88%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.96%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (4.81%) StarTeam
2 3 (2.88%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.92%) WinRunner
3 2 (1.92%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (1.92%) MSI
4 1 (0.96%) NUnit
4 1 (0.96%) Moq
General
1 3 (2.88%) Military
2 2 (1.92%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Italian Language
3 1 (0.96%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (16.35%) Analyst
2 14 (13.46%) Desktop Support
2 14 (13.46%) Support Engineer
3 8 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 8 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 7 (6.73%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (6.73%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (6.73%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (5.77%) 1st Line Support
5 6 (5.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) Desktop Analyst
6 5 (4.81%) Integration Engineer
6 5 (4.81%) IT Support
6 5 (4.81%) Server Engineer
6 5 (4.81%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (4.81%) Release Manager
6 5 (4.81%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 4 (3.85%) Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.73%) HTML
1 7 (6.73%) .NET
2 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET
2 5 (4.81%) JSP
2 5 (4.81%) Application Packaging
3 3 (2.88%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.92%) jQuery
4 2 (1.92%) CSS
5 1 (0.96%) XML
5 1 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.96%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.96%) HTML5
5 1 (0.96%) StructureMap
5 1 (0.96%) CSS3
5 1 (0.96%) Kendo UI
5 1 (0.96%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.88%) Open Source
3 3 (2.88%) Replication
3 3 (2.88%) Clustering
3 3 (2.88%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.92%) PDA
4 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.96%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.96%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.96%) User Experience
5 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.96%) MPEG
5 1 (0.96%) EPoS
5 1 (0.96%) NHS
5 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 67 (64.42%) Windows 7
3 61 (58.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (47.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (14.42%) Windows 8
5 15 (14.42%) UNIX
6 12 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (9.62%) Linux
7 10 (9.62%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.85%) Windows Vista
9 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.92%) AIX
11 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.23%) Migration
2 8 (7.69%) Configuration Management
2 8 (7.69%) Project Management
3 6 (5.77%) Software Testing
4 5 (4.81%) ITIL
4 5 (4.81%) Workflow
4 5 (4.81%) Validation
4 5 (4.81%) Test Scripting
5 4 (3.85%) Release Management
5 4 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (3.85%) Service Delivery
6 3 (2.88%) Business Continuity
6 3 (2.88%) Line Management
6 3 (2.88%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.88%) Coaching
6 3 (2.88%) Network Management
6 3 (2.88%) Software Distribution
7 2 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (1.92%) Test Strategy
7 2 (1.92%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.58%) SQL
2 9 (8.65%) VB
2 9 (8.65%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.81%) VBScript
5 3 (2.88%) C#
5 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.92%) Java
7 1 (0.96%) Ruby
7 1 (0.96%) C++
7 1 (0.96%) Delphi
7 1 (0.96%) PHP
7 1 (0.96%) VBA
7 1 (0.96%) Python
Qualifications
1 44 (42.31%) Security Cleared
2 32 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 15 (14.42%) DV Cleared
4 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (5.77%) ISTQB
5 6 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (4.81%) CCNA
7 4 (3.85%) MCSE
7 4 (3.85%) MCSA
7 4 (3.85%) Degree
7 4 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (2.88%) RHCSA
8 3 (2.88%) RHCE
8 3 (2.88%) RHCA
9 2 (1.92%) CCNP
9 2 (1.92%) MCTS
9 2 (1.92%) MCITP
10 1 (0.96%) VCP4
10 1 (0.96%) MCP
10 1 (0.96%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
2 3 (2.88%) QA
System Software
1 45 (43.27%) Active Directory
2 15 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (9.62%) VMware ESX
4 9 (8.65%) Hyper-V
5 7 (6.73%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (5.77%) XenApp
7 5 (4.81%) Nmap
7 5 (4.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (4.81%) vSphere
8 3 (2.88%) DFS Replication
9 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 1 (0.96%) XenServer
9 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) SCCM
2 7 (6.73%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (5.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (5.77%) ARCserve
4 5 (4.81%) Nessus
4 5 (4.81%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (3.85%) HP SIM
5 4 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
5 4 (3.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (3.85%) Unicenter
6 3 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.96%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.96%) Netcool
7 1 (0.96%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 49 (47.12%) Microsoft
2 31 (29.81%) VMware
3 23 (22.12%) Citrix
4 16 (15.38%) McAfee
5 12 (11.54%) HP
5 12 (11.54%) Oracle
6 7 (6.73%) Cisco
7 5 (4.81%) Borland
8 4 (3.85%) Symantec
8 4 (3.85%) CA
8 4 (3.85%) Lumension
9 3 (2.88%) Becrypt
9 3 (2.88%) ProCurve
9 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.92%) Apple
10 2 (1.92%) Mitel
10 2 (1.92%) NetApp
10 2 (1.92%) Veritas
11 1 (0.96%) IBM
11 1 (0.96%) Adobe
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