The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole - 5.56% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £175 £140
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £32.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.87 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+0.95% -0.94%
Windows XP
Dorset

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

Operating Systems Category
Poole
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
8 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Poole 34.78% 22.22% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Average daily rate £175 £258 £153
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.03% +68.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £258 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £387 £155
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £333 £310
% change year-on-year
+5.10% +7.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +146.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Poole

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Poole

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Poole

Windows XP
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Bomgar
2 1 (50.00%) WebEx
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) Acrobat
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Internet
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (50.00%) PDA
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Poole 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Acrobat
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WebEx
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Bomgar