The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP Embedded skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP Embedded over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP Embedded
Rank 575 - 531
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP Embedded 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% - 0.004%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.009% - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11621 11312 9626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.11% 22.13% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6689 6134 5074
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £313 £320
% change year-on-year
+8.80% -2.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 894 1047 1012
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.13 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-2.41% -4.32%

Windows XP Embedded
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows XP Embedded Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows XP Embedded
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows XP Embedded within the UK.

Windows XP Embedded Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows XP Embedded
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP Embedded within the UK.

Windows XP Embedded Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows XP Embedded
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windows XP Embedded 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 Embedded.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

Windows XP Embedded
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windows XP Embedded 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 Embedded. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OOD
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java