The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 19 16
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool - 5.18% 4.62%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 15.66% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £175 £190
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 2
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £12.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -4.64%
Windows XP
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
37 83 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 16.16% 33.07% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 13
Average daily rate £375 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £675 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 3
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £12.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows XP
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) EPoS
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) VPN
3 2 (40.00%) Wireless
3 2 (40.00%) Handset
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
3 2 (40.00%) Local Government
3 2 (40.00%) MCDST
3 2 (40.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
3 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) iPad
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) VPN
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (40.00%) Local Government
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Field Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support Executive
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Executive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
1 2 (40.00%) Handset
1 2 (40.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCDST
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Citrix
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Wincor Nixdorf
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