The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 94 84 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 15 15 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.99% 1.13% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.20% 4.64% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 7
Median daily rate £145 £205 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.26% -41.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £160 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £170 £195
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -12.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.64%
Windows XP
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
357 323 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 23.55% 24.43% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 205 137
Median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £185 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 13
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.80 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.00 £16.66
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 17 (70.83%) ITIL
4 12 (50.00%) MS Office
5 11 (45.83%) ITSM
6 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
6 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
6 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
7 9 (37.50%) SLA
8 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
8 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
9 7 (29.17%) VMware
9 7 (29.17%) DameWare
9 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
11 5 (20.83%) Legal
11 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.83%) iPhone
11 5 (20.83%) iPad
12 4 (16.67%) MCSA
12 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (16.67%) MCITP
13 3 (12.50%) Document Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 8 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 2 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Extranet
1 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Legal
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.50%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Service Analyst
2 10 (41.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (20.83%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 5 (20.83%) iPad
2 5 (20.83%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 7
2 10 (41.67%) Windows 8
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Vista
5 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) ITSM
3 8 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 5 (20.83%) Incident Management
5 3 (12.50%) Document Management
5 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
5 3 (12.50%) Trend Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) MCITP
1 4 (16.67%) MCSA
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) MCP
2 3 (12.50%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNA
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) DameWare
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) VMware
2 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.17%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.17%) Wincor Nixdorf
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