The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 59 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 33 36 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.55% 2.81% 4.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.94% 9.97% 18.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 17
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.12% +38.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £213 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £463 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £200 £228
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -12.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 18
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.00 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -12.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £10.03 £11.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £18.45 £31.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.48 £13.75 £14.25
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -3.50%
Windows XP
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
332 361 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 25.66% 28.14% 24.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 208 126
Average daily rate £325 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £182 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.57% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 51 65
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.25 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -29.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

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 2 September 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
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 2 September 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 8 £150 -34.78%
Woking +1 5 £130 -74.00%
Dorking - 3 £175 - 3
Egham - 2 - - 1
Camberley +4 1 - -
Weybridge +3 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £140 -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 45 (60.81%) Active Directory
3 44 (59.46%) Windows 7
4 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 34 (45.95%) MS Office
6 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (27.03%) Citrix
9 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
10 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
11 15 (20.27%) ITIL
11 15 (20.27%) VMware
12 12 (16.22%) DNS
13 11 (14.86%) Firewall
13 11 (14.86%) XenApp
14 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
14 10 (13.51%) Cisco
14 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
15 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2010
16 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 7 (9.46%) Windows Vista
16 7 (9.46%) Fat Client
16 7 (9.46%) Dell
16 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
16 7 (9.46%) Thin Client
16 7 (9.46%) Terminal Services
17 6 (8.11%) VPN
17 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
17 6 (8.11%) SQL
17 6 (8.11%) Blackberry

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 16 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (8.11%) WorkSite
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.41%) Lync
5 3 (4.05%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 34 (45.95%) MS Office
2 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.22%) DNS
2 11 (14.86%) Firewall
3 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
4 6 (8.11%) VPN
5 5 (6.76%) DHCP
6 4 (5.41%) Wireless
6 4 (5.41%) SAN
6 4 (5.41%) Broadband
7 3 (4.05%) LAN
7 3 (4.05%) WAN
7 3 (4.05%) Intranet
7 3 (4.05%) Internet
8 2 (2.70%) ADSL
9 1 (1.35%) VoIP
9 1 (1.35%) Telnet
9 1 (1.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
1 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 6 (8.11%) Law
2 5 (6.76%) Finance
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (27.03%) Analyst
2 15 (20.27%) Support Engineer
3 13 (17.57%) 1st Line Support
4 12 (16.22%) Support Analyst
5 11 (14.86%) Desktop Support
6 10 (13.51%) Help Desk Support
7 9 (12.16%) 2nd Line Support
7 9 (12.16%) Help Desk Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Help Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (9.46%) Desktop Engineer
9 6 (8.11%) Support Technician
9 6 (8.11%) Service Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) Rollout Engineer
10 5 (6.76%) Service Desk Analyst
10 5 (6.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (5.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) Citrix Support
12 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Engineer
12 3 (4.05%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) CSS
1 3 (4.05%) HTML
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
1 3 (4.05%) WAP
1 3 (4.05%) Silverlight
2 2 (2.70%) jQuery
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.35%) HTML5
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (1.35%) WinForms
3 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.35%) ODBC
3 1 (1.35%) Flash
3 1 (1.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Thin Client
1 7 (9.46%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.11%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.05%) EPoS
4 2 (2.70%) EFT
4 2 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.70%) iPad
4 2 (2.70%) Clustering
4 2 (2.70%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 74 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (59.46%) Windows 7
3 27 (36.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Vista
5 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (8.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.27%) ITIL
2 6 (8.11%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (6.76%) Migration
4 4 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.05%) Data Security
5 3 (4.05%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (1.35%) Service Management
7 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.35%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) C#
3 2 (2.70%) C
3 2 (2.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.35%) VBScript
4 1 (1.35%) ActionScript
4 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 3.0
4 1 (1.35%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (1.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (6.76%) MCP
2 5 (6.76%) MCSE
3 3 (4.05%) Degree
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (60.81%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.86%) XenApp
3 10 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (9.46%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (8.11%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) WSUS
3 3 (4.05%) Sysprep
4 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.35%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.35%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
5 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) Citrix
3 15 (20.27%) VMware
4 10 (13.51%) Cisco
5 7 (9.46%) Dell
6 4 (5.41%) Symantec
6 4 (5.41%) Mitel
7 3 (4.05%) HP
8 2 (2.70%) Apple
8 2 (2.70%) Veeam
8 2 (2.70%) Kaseya
8 2 (2.70%) McAfee
9 1 (1.35%) Polycom
9 1 (1.35%) F5
9 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.35%) Remedy
9 1 (1.35%) IBM
9 1 (1.35%) Avaya
9 1 (1.35%) Juniper
9 1 (1.35%) CA