The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 35 22
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 2.56% 2.75%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 9.09% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 4
Median daily rate - £114 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -39.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £283 £200
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +41.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
Windows XP
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 18.03% 28.21% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 30 25
Median daily rate £310 £280 £238
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +17.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £86 £113 £75
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £358 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 21
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -32.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Windows XP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Sun
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Remedy
2 2 (66.67%) Back Office
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 1 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Back Office
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) IT Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Remedy
1 2 (66.67%) Sun