The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leatherhead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leatherhead region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 12 12 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 8.77% 9.76% 3.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 23.81% 66.67% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £354 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.49% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £250 £240
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.74 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+1.89% +1.77%
Operating Systems Category
Leatherhead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
21 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leatherhead 36.84% 14.63% 15.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 4 5
Average daily rate £350 £260 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -48.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £210 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £276 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £33.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +109.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows XP
Surrey

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Leatherhead

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Leatherhead region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Leatherhead

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Leatherhead

Windows XP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leatherhead

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) MCSE
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leatherhead by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leatherhead 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Installations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Deskside Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Dell
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft