The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hounslow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 10 14
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow - 5.45% 2.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 11.11% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate
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- £150 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £150 £159
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -43.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Hounslow region.

Operating Systems Category
Hounslow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
16 27 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hounslow 37.21% 49.09% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 8
Average daily rate £338 £423 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.11% -6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Hounslow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Hounslow

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows XP across the Hounslow region.

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Hounslow

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Hounslow region.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Hounslow

Windows XP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hounslow

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CRM
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hounslow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hounslow 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos