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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 30 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 3 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.25% 4.36% 3.78%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.82% 27.66% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £77 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-69.20% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £200 £180
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.25 £11.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.20% +6.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.40%
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
34 47 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.17% 15.77% 28.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 31
Median daily rate £300 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £82 £228 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 17
Median hourly rate £13.25 £12.25 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.16% -34.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.79 £11.80 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.10 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

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
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Kegworth - 2 £77 -
Leicester -2 1 - -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 5 (62.50%) MS Office
2 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Remedy
3 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 4 (50.00%) Back Office
3 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 4 (50.00%) Sun
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
4 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (25.00%) LAN
5 2 (25.00%) WAN
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) VPN
6 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

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 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
1 5 (62.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 5 (62.50%) Banking
2 4 (50.00%) Back Office
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Service Analyst
3 4 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (25.00%) IT Analyst
4 2 (25.00%) IT Support
5 1 (12.50%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Remedy
1 4 (50.00%) Sun
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus