The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 July 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 Surrey 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 55 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 32 42 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.53% 3.38% 4.79%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.06% 12.00% 20.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.62% +46.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £223 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £215 £213
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 19
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.35 £10.21 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £17.35 £31.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
318 350 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.12% 28.20% 23.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 186 141
Average daily rate £320 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 67 72
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.89 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.30% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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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
Guildford +11 9 £135 -63.51% 2
Woking - 6 £170 -
Dorking - 1 £110 - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 47 (58.75%) Active Directory
4 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 29 (36.25%) MS Office
6 27 (33.75%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (23.75%) Citrix
8 19 (23.75%) MS Excel
9 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
10 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange
10 13 (16.25%) DNS
11 12 (15.00%) VMware
11 12 (15.00%) ITIL
12 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.50%) Dell
12 10 (12.50%) XenApp
12 10 (12.50%) Windows Vista
13 9 (11.25%) SCCM
13 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (11.25%) Firewall
14 8 (10.00%) SQL
15 7 (8.75%) VPN
15 7 (8.75%) Cisco
15 7 (8.75%) Migration
15 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 6 (7.50%) WSUS
16 6 (7.50%) WorkSite
16 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
16 6 (7.50%) Law

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 13 (16.25%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.50%) WorkSite
4 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.00%) Lync
4 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.75%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 29 (36.25%) MS Office
2 19 (23.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.25%) DNS
2 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.25%) Firewall
4 7 (8.75%) VPN
5 6 (7.50%) DHCP
6 4 (5.00%) Wireless
6 4 (5.00%) Broadband
7 3 (3.75%) LAN
7 3 (3.75%) WAN
7 3 (3.75%) Intranet
7 3 (3.75%) Internet
8 2 (2.50%) SAN
8 2 (2.50%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (2.50%) ADSL
9 1 (1.25%) VoIP
9 1 (1.25%) SSL
9 1 (1.25%) NAS
9 1 (1.25%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.50%) MySQL
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.50%) MSI
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.50%) Law
2 4 (5.00%) Retail
2 4 (5.00%) Finance
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 18 (22.50%) Analyst
2 17 (21.25%) Support Engineer
3 14 (17.50%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (16.25%) Support Analyst
5 10 (12.50%) Help Desk Support
6 8 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (7.50%) Support Technician
8 6 (7.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Desktop Support
9 5 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (6.25%) Rollout Engineer
10 4 (5.00%) Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Service Analyst
11 3 (3.75%) EPoS Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Deployment Engineer
11 3 (3.75%) Citrix Support
11 3 (3.75%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
2 3 (3.75%) .NET
2 3 (3.75%) WAP
2 3 (3.75%) CSS
2 3 (3.75%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.50%) jQuery
3 2 (2.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.25%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.25%) HTML5
4 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.25%) JDBC
4 1 (1.25%) JSP
4 1 (1.25%) Servlets
4 1 (1.25%) Struts
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) XML
4 1 (1.25%) ODBC
4 1 (1.25%) Flash
4 1 (1.25%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.25%) Thin Client
1 5 (6.25%) Blackberry
1 5 (6.25%) EPoS
1 5 (6.25%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.50%) EFT
2 2 (2.50%) Clustering
2 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.25%) NHS
3 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 80 (100.00%) Windows
2 55 (68.75%) Windows 7
3 27 (33.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.50%) Windows Vista
6 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.75%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.75%) Linux
9 2 (2.50%) Solaris
9 2 (2.50%) UNIX
10 1 (1.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.00%) ITIL
2 7 (8.75%) Migration
3 4 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (3.75%) Data Security
4 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.50%) CRM
6 1 (1.25%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.25%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.25%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (1.25%) Project Management
6 1 (1.25%) Service Management
6 1 (1.25%) OO
6 1 (1.25%) MVC
6 1 (1.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) SQL
2 4 (5.00%) C
3 3 (3.75%) C#
3 3 (3.75%) C++
3 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.75%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.75%) VBScript
4 2 (2.50%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.50%) Perl
4 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.25%) Java
5 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (1.25%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (1.25%) VB
5 1 (1.25%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) MCSE
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.00%) MCP
4 2 (2.50%) Degree
4 2 (2.50%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (58.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.50%) XenApp
3 7 (8.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.75%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.50%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (11.25%) SCCM
2 6 (7.50%) WSUS
3 3 (3.75%) Sysprep
4 2 (2.50%) SCOM
4 2 (2.50%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 40 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (23.75%) Citrix
3 12 (15.00%) VMware
4 10 (12.50%) Dell
5 7 (8.75%) Cisco
6 5 (6.25%) HP
7 4 (5.00%) Mitel
8 3 (3.75%) Oracle
8 3 (3.75%) Lotus
9 2 (2.50%) Apple
9 2 (2.50%) McAfee
9 2 (2.50%) NetApp
9 2 (2.50%) Sun
9 2 (2.50%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.25%) Polycom
10 1 (1.25%) F5
10 1 (1.25%) IBM
10 1 (1.25%) Avaya
10 1 (1.25%) Juniper
10 1 (1.25%) CommVault
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