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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 86 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 16 28 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.98% 2.64% 2.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.53% 13.27% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 17 4
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£233 £180 £107
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +68.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Average hourly rate £14.75 £13.20 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.74% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.48 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.30 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
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
353 211 262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.72% 19.89% 30.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 134 121
Average daily rate £375 £185 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+102.70% -38.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 17 17
Average hourly rate £15.86 £15.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.73% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £11.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £16.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (36.67%) ITIL
5 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 9 (30.00%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) MS Office
8 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 5 (16.67%) SAN
8 5 (16.67%) CentOS
8 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
8 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
9 4 (13.33%) VMware Server
9 4 (13.33%) Citrix
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.33%) NHS
9 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
9 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
9 4 (13.33%) Service Management
9 4 (13.33%) Workflow
10 3 (10.00%) Law
10 3 (10.00%) Migration
10 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (10.00%) Python
10 3 (10.00%) MS Excel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 9 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) IIS
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Line 500
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) Extranet
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (10.00%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Analyst
2 9 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 8 (26.67%) Support Engineer
3 8 (26.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (16.67%) Desktop Support
6 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (10.00%) Linux Support
7 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Desktop Analyst
7 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (6.67%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (3.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) NHS
1 4 (13.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) iPhone
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows 7
3 13 (43.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) CentOS
5 5 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 4 (13.33%) Linux
6 4 (13.33%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.33%) Debian
8 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) Service Management
2 4 (13.33%) Workflow
3 3 (10.00%) Migration
3 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Manual Testing
5 1 (3.33%) Application Discovery
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.33%) E-Procurement
5 1 (3.33%) ERP
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCDST
2 3 (10.00%) MCP
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 9 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Server
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 9 (30.00%) VMware
3 4 (13.33%) Citrix
4 3 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Avaya
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Sage
5 1 (3.33%) Google
5 1 (3.33%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.33%) Kaspersky
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago