The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 90 91 66
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -25
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 11 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.76% 1.02% 2.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.09% 4.98% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 21
Median daily rate £281 £155 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.45% -41.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £118 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £380 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £238 £183
% change year-on-year
+21.05% +30.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Median hourly rate £13.81 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.10% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.67 £8.69 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £14.60 £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-8.91% -

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

Operating Systems Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
269 402 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.62% 20.41% 23.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 234 268
Median daily rate £395 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £518 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 33
Median hourly rate £10.65 £15.25 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.14% +27.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.15 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.46 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +4 9 £281 +125.00% 1
Bradford +17 1 - - 1
Batley - 1 - -
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 18 (69.23%) MS Office
2 18 (69.23%) ITIL
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
3 17 (65.38%) Problem Management
3 17 (65.38%) Windows 7
3 17 (65.38%) Blackberry
3 17 (65.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (65.38%) Legal
4 16 (61.54%) iPad
4 16 (61.54%) iPhone
4 16 (61.54%) ITSM
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
7 2 (7.69%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
7 2 (7.69%) Windows NT
7 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
7 2 (7.69%) VoIP
7 2 (7.69%) SLA
8 1 (3.85%) IBM
8 1 (3.85%) Oracle
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
8 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
8 1 (3.85%) Extranet

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (65.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (69.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) VoIP
2 1 (3.85%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) MSTest
General
1 18 (69.23%) Finance
2 17 (65.38%) Legal
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.85%) Law
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (73.08%) Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Service Analyst
2 17 (65.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Applications Packager
4 1 (3.85%) Build Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support
4 1 (3.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) QA Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 17 (65.38%) Blackberry
2 16 (61.54%) iPad
2 16 (61.54%) iPhone
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000
3 2 (7.69%) Windows NT
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Vista
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) ITIL
2 17 (65.38%) Problem Management
3 16 (61.54%) ITSM
4 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) Service Management
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
7 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.85%) Document Management
7 1 (3.85%) Kanban
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) V-Model
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 18 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle