The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP Embedded skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP Embedded over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP Embedded
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows XP Embedded 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 -
Operating Systems Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
107 115 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 30.57% 33.53% 35.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 57 47
Average daily rate £300 £330 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £405 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 24 15
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.75 £20.53
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows XP Embedded
Yorkshire