The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham 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 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 34 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +1
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 7 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.03% 4.74% 3.37%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.37% 23.21% 14.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £350 £95
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +268.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £188 £140 £198
% change year-on-year
+33.92% -29.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £11.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +19.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £14.00 £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.85 £13.87 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-0.14% -4.34%
Windows XP
Nottinghamshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
95 56 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 27.62% 20.44% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 28
Average daily rate £350 £328 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.87% +0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £311 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £350 £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £17.00 £16.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (31.25%) MS Office
5 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (25.00%) Lync
6 4 (25.00%) EMC
6 4 (25.00%) ADSL
6 4 (25.00%) Broadband
6 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (25.00%) Internet
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
7 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
7 3 (18.75%) UNIX
7 3 (18.75%) Solaris
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle
7 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
8 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
9 1 (6.25%) X-Windows
9 1 (6.25%) Project Management
9 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (6.25%) VMware

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (25.00%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) ADSL
1 4 (25.00%) Broadband
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) Support Engineer
1 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) IT Administrator
2 2 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Server Support
3 1 (6.25%) Migration Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) IT Support
3 1 (6.25%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) X-Windows
1 1 (6.25%) WinForms
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 3 (18.75%) Solaris
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.25%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
1 1 (6.25%) CCENT
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) EMC
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) VMware