The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 47 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 21 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.02% 6.19% 3.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.88% 24.71% 13.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -76.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £225
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £12.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% +10.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
Windows XP
East Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
85 85 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 17.31% 25.07% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 30 60
Average daily rate £355 £321 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.50% +7.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £138 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £436 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -19.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.21 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £13.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -24 1 - -
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Vista
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 10 (55.56%) MS Office
5 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
6 8 (44.44%) Blackberry
6 8 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (38.89%) SCCM
8 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 5 (27.78%) DNS
9 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
9 5 (27.78%) MCP
9 5 (27.78%) Sophos
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (27.78%) DMZ
9 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (27.78%) WSUS
9 5 (27.78%) Security Patching
10 4 (22.22%) MCDST
10 4 (22.22%) MCTS
10 4 (22.22%) MCITP
10 4 (22.22%) MCSA
10 4 (22.22%) SSL
11 3 (16.67%) CSS
11 3 (16.67%) Citrix
11 3 (16.67%) Moodle
11 3 (16.67%) Migration

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 8 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Moodle
4 1 (5.56%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (55.56%) MS Office
2 8 (44.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) DMZ
1 5 (27.78%) DNS
2 4 (22.22%) SSL
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) ADSL
4 1 (5.56%) Broadband
4 1 (5.56%) Internet
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
4 2 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Build Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) ICT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Vista
3 9 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Security Patching
2 3 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Network Management
3 1 (5.56%) Change Control
3 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.56%) Application Discovery
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (27.78%) MCP
2 4 (22.22%) MCSA
2 4 (22.22%) MCDST
2 4 (22.22%) MCTS
2 4 (22.22%) MCITP
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (5.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) WSUS
3 3 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Sophos
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) LANDesk
4 1 (5.56%) EMC