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 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 25 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 14 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.38% 2.96% 2.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 18.67% 13.08% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Average daily rate
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£320 - £233
UK excluding London average daily rate £190 £200 £230
% change year-on-year
-5.25% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 3
Average hourly rate £13.25 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £10.75 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.25 £14.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.38
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.60%
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
75 107 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 23.44% 22.62% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 54 20
Average daily rate £350 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 9
Average hourly rate £13.25 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.80 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £23.75 £15.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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 22 August 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Active Directory
3 20 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (37.50%) MS Office
6 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
6 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
7 9 (28.13%) VMware
8 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (21.88%) ITIL
9 7 (21.88%) Cisco
10 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
11 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
11 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (15.63%) HP
12 4 (12.50%) Dell
12 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 4 (12.50%) VoIP
12 4 (12.50%) Firewall
13 3 (9.38%) MCDST
13 3 (9.38%) MCTS
13 3 (9.38%) MCITP
13 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
13 3 (9.38%) MCSA
13 3 (9.38%) MCP
13 3 (9.38%) SQL

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) CATIA
3 1 (3.13%) Pro/ENGINEER
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) VoIP
1 4 (12.50%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) LAN
3 2 (6.25%) WAN
3 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.25%) VPN
3 2 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MSI
1 1 (3.13%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (31.25%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (31.25%) IT Support
4 6 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Rollout Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Migration Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Field Service Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Applications Packager
7 1 (3.13%) 1st Line Support
7 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (3.13%) Help Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) WinForms
1 1 (3.13%) WSH
1 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
1 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 3 (9.38%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Online Games
3 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 32 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 1 (3.13%) Migration
2 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
2 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCDST
2 3 (9.38%) MCTS
2 3 (9.38%) MCITP
2 3 (9.38%) MCSA
2 3 (9.38%) MCP
3 1 (3.13%) MCSE
3 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (78.13%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
1 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (28.13%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Dell
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) MobileIron
7 2 (6.25%) Symantec
8 1 (3.13%) Toshiba
8 1 (3.13%) Sophos
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