The first table below looks at the demand for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 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 Warwickshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 28 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 10 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.10% 6.47% 4.76%
As % of the Operating Systems category 26.32% 27.27% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 1
Average daily rate
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£200 £300 £117
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +156.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £210 £225
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 8
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £11.80 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.25 £12.85 £16.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -3.44%
Operating Systems Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
38 55 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 11.76% 23.71% 18.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 29 15
Average daily rate £375 £300 £180
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £256
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 17
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.64 £25.90 £22.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

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 Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 30 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Rugby - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Windows XP
West Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) Windows 7
4 12 (63.16%) MS Office
5 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
7 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
8 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (21.05%) SLA
8 4 (21.05%) HP
8 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) SCCM
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (15.79%) Lotus
9 3 (15.79%) Google
9 3 (15.79%) MCP
9 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
9 3 (15.79%) MCSE
9 3 (15.79%) LAN
9 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
10 2 (10.53%) DHCP
10 2 (10.53%) CNE
10 2 (10.53%) Novell Certification
10 2 (10.53%) Dell
10 2 (10.53%) EMC
10 2 (10.53%) Citrix
10 2 (10.53%) Cisco
10 2 (10.53%) VPN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) IBM Notes
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (63.16%) MS Office
2 6 (31.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
1 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (26.32%) Desktop Support
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Help Desk Technician
4 2 (10.53%) Deskside Support
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Desktop Support
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Technician
5 1 (5.26%) Help Desk Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows 7
3 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 2 (10.53%) CNE
3 2 (10.53%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) Lotus
3 3 (15.79%) Google
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 2 (10.53%) Panasonic
5 1 (5.26%) BT