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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 52 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 33 43 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.67% 3.41% 4.55%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.44% 12.43% 19.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 17
Average daily rate
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£225 £250 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +56.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £152 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £366 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £240 £200
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 18
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.21 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £17.35 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.62 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-2.71% -3.44%
Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
316 346 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.57% 27.44% 22.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 177 133
Average daily rate £325 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 70 74
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.25 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
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 11 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 11 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 11 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 £120 -67.56% 3
Woking - 6 £170 -
Leatherhead - 1 £350 -
Dorking - 1 £110 -
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - - - - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Redhill - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 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 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (70.37%) Windows 7
3 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
4 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
5 29 (35.80%) MS Office
6 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
9 18 (22.22%) Citrix
10 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
10 14 (17.28%) DNS
11 12 (14.81%) VMware
11 12 (14.81%) ITIL
11 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 10 (12.35%) SQL
12 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
12 10 (12.35%) Dell
12 10 (12.35%) Firewall
12 10 (12.35%) XenApp
12 10 (12.35%) Windows Vista
13 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (11.11%) Migration
14 8 (9.88%) Cisco
14 8 (9.88%) SCCM
15 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (8.64%) VPN
15 7 (8.64%) MCSE
16 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
16 6 (7.41%) WSUS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.17%) WorkSite
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.94%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.94%) Lync
5 3 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.23%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (35.80%) MS Office
2 19 (23.46%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.28%) DNS
2 10 (12.35%) TCP/IP
2 10 (12.35%) Firewall
3 7 (8.64%) VPN
4 5 (6.17%) DHCP
5 4 (4.94%) Wireless
5 4 (4.94%) Broadband
6 3 (3.70%) Intranet
6 3 (3.70%) Internet
6 3 (3.70%) OpenLDAP
7 2 (2.47%) SAN
7 2 (2.47%) LAN
7 2 (2.47%) ADSL
7 2 (2.47%) WAN
8 1 (1.23%) VoIP
8 1 (1.23%) SSL
8 1 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.23%) Telnet
8 1 (1.23%) NetScreen
8 1 (1.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (2.47%) MSI
2 2 (2.47%) Subversion
General
1 5 (6.17%) Law
2 4 (4.94%) Retail
2 4 (4.94%) Finance
3 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (20.99%) Analyst
2 16 (19.75%) Support Engineer
3 14 (17.28%) 1st Line Support
4 13 (16.05%) Support Analyst
5 9 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
6 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (8.64%) Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Support Technician
8 6 (7.41%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Rollout Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) Desktop Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) Desktop Support
10 4 (4.94%) Developer
11 3 (3.70%) Network Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Service Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) WAP
3 2 (2.47%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.47%) Spring
3 2 (2.47%) JSF
3 2 (2.47%) Ajax
3 2 (2.47%) Java EE
3 2 (2.47%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.47%) .NET
3 2 (2.47%) J2EE
3 2 (2.47%) CSS
3 2 (2.47%) JDBC
3 2 (2.47%) JSP
3 2 (2.47%) Servlets
3 2 (2.47%) Struts
3 2 (2.47%) Web Services
3 2 (2.47%) XML
3 2 (2.47%) Silverlight
3 2 (2.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.17%) EPoS
1 5 (6.17%) Thin Client
1 5 (6.17%) Fat Client
2 4 (4.94%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.47%) EFT
3 2 (2.47%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.23%) iPad
4 1 (1.23%) NHS
4 1 (1.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 57 (70.37%) Windows 7
3 27 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (30.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (12.35%) Windows Vista
6 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
7 4 (4.94%) UNIX
7 4 (4.94%) Linux
8 3 (3.70%) Solaris
9 2 (2.47%) Windows NT
9 2 (2.47%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (14.81%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) Migration
3 5 (6.17%) Configuration Management
4 4 (4.94%) Service Delivery
5 3 (3.70%) Data Security
6 2 (2.47%) Project Management
6 2 (2.47%) OO
6 2 (2.47%) CRM
7 1 (1.23%) Service Management
7 1 (1.23%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.23%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) C
3 4 (4.94%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.94%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.70%) VBScript
4 3 (3.70%) Perl
4 3 (3.70%) C++
4 3 (3.70%) Java
5 2 (2.47%) C#
5 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.47%) VB
5 2 (2.47%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.47%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.23%) Python
6 1 (1.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (8.64%) MCSE
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.41%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.17%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) MCP
5 2 (2.47%) Degree
5 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.23%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (58.02%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.35%) XenApp
3 7 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.17%) XenDesktop
4 5 (6.17%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
6 3 (3.70%) Sendmail
6 3 (3.70%) ISA Server
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) SCCM
2 6 (7.41%) WSUS
3 3 (3.70%) Sysprep
4 2 (2.47%) SCOM
4 2 (2.47%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.23%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (22.22%) Citrix
3 12 (14.81%) VMware
4 10 (12.35%) Dell
5 8 (9.88%) Cisco
6 5 (6.17%) Oracle
6 5 (6.17%) HP
7 4 (4.94%) Lotus
7 4 (4.94%) Mitel
8 3 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 3 (3.70%) McAfee
8 3 (3.70%) NetApp
8 3 (3.70%) Sun
9 2 (2.47%) Juniper
10 1 (1.23%) CommVault
10 1 (1.23%) Toshiba
10 1 (1.23%) Apple
10 1 (1.23%) IBM
10 1 (1.23%) Avaya
10 1 (1.23%) Blue Coat
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