The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lewes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 12 - 2
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lewes 4.55% - 40.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 20.00% - 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £190 £225
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 - £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
- -6.89%
Windows XP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Lewes region.

Operating Systems Category
Lewes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lewes 22.73% 75.00% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 5
Average daily rate £275 £425 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +88.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 10
Average hourly rate £18.95 £13.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.76% -23.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Lewes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Lewes

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Lewes

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Lewes

Windows XP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Lewes

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lewes 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) SSH
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (50.00%) openSUSE

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Lewes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lewes 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) VoIP
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SSH
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (50.00%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Rollout Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware