The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 11 8 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 13 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 10.00% 12.33% 4.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 43.33% 42.86% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £168
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £190 £225
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 0
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.48 £13.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% -6.89%
Windows XP
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Uxbridge region.

Operating Systems Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
30 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 23.08% 28.77% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 13
Average daily rate £229 £455 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-49.72% +58.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £344 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 1
Average hourly rate £14.04 £14.04 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Windows XP
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) E-Commerce
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (90.00%) MS Office
2 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 18 (90.00%) Citrix
2 18 (90.00%) Remedy
2 18 (90.00%) Blackberry
2 18 (90.00%) Retail
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Vista
2 18 (90.00%) Android
2 18 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
2 18 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Dell

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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.

Applications
1 18 (90.00%) MS Office
General
1 18 (90.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Analyst
2 18 (90.00%) Service Analyst
2 18 (90.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Server Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
1 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (90.00%) Blackberry
1 18 (90.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Vista
2 18 (90.00%) Android
2 18 (90.00%) Windows 7
2 18 (90.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) E-Commerce
1 18 (90.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
System Software
1 18 (90.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (90.00%) Citrix
1 18 (90.00%) Remedy
2 2 (10.00%) Dell