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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 42 31 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 6 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.40% 2.23% 6.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.90% 8.25% 29.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £160 - £238
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £193 £140
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +37.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.97 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+0.23% -0.23%
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
87 97 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.28% 27.09% 22.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 19
Average daily rate £275 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £244 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 9
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £12.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £17.90 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

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 8 February 2016, 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
3 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 10 (47.62%) MS Office
4 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
5 9 (42.86%) Office 365
6 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) DHCP
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (28.57%) Cisco
8 6 (28.57%) Blackberry
8 6 (28.57%) VMware
9 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (23.81%) SAN
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (19.05%) Firewall
11 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (14.29%) Wireless
11 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (14.29%) Citrix
11 3 (14.29%) DNS
11 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
11 3 (14.29%) WAN
11 3 (14.29%) LAN
12 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
12 2 (9.52%) MobileIron

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (47.62%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Office 365
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) TCP/IP
2 7 (33.33%) DHCP
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
4 4 (19.05%) Firewall
5 3 (14.29%) DNS
5 3 (14.29%) LAN
5 3 (14.29%) WAN
5 3 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPT
6 1 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
6 1 (4.76%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
1 9 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) IT Support
3 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 5 (23.81%) Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 4 (19.05%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) SAN Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) SAN Support
5 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Engineer
5 4 (19.05%) VMware Support Engineer
6 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) IT Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
6 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows 7
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (4.76%) Migration
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (4.76%) Server Building
1 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
1 1 (4.76%) Service Management
1 1 (4.76%) Software Distribution
1 1 (4.76%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) MobileIron
4 2 (9.52%) Symantec
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) Becrypt
5 1 (4.76%) WorldPay