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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 78 84 66
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 8 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.72% 1.05% 2.09%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.67% 5.02% 7.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 16
Median daily rate £281 £125 £232
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% -46.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £116 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £261 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £230 £175
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.81 £9.15 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.95% -28.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £8.35 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.45 £11.15 £13.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -

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
218 299 307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.69% 20.88% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 181 210
Median daily rate £375 £394 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 13
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.25 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.03% +12.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £9.15 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 20 January 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) MS Office
2 18 (78.26%) Finance
3 17 (73.91%) Windows 7
3 17 (73.91%) Problem Management
3 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
3 17 (73.91%) Blackberry
3 17 (73.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (73.91%) Legal
4 16 (69.57%) ITIL
4 16 (69.57%) ITSM
4 16 (69.57%) iPad
4 16 (69.57%) iPhone
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
6 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) SCCM
7 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (4.35%) Kanban
7 1 (4.35%) Law
7 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (4.35%) MSTest
7 1 (4.35%) V-Model
7 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 1 (4.35%) SDLC
7 1 (4.35%) CMS

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 17 (73.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 18 (78.26%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) MSTest
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 17 (73.91%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Law
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (78.26%) Analyst
2 16 (69.57%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 16 (69.57%) Service Analyst
2 16 (69.57%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Customer Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Packager
4 1 (4.35%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) QA Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (73.91%) Blackberry
2 16 (69.57%) iPad
2 16 (69.57%) iPhone
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Problem Management
2 16 (69.57%) ITIL
2 16 (69.57%) ITSM
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Time Management
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.35%) Application Packaging
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.35%) Document Management
5 1 (4.35%) Kanban
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) V-Model
5 1 (4.35%) Waterfall
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle