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 26 May 2016 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 110 104 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 16 20 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 0.99% 1.94%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.48% 4.48% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 20
Median daily rate £135 £175 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £113 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £170 £195
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.11 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.86% +10.38%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.38 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.67% -4.46%
Windows XP
Yorkshire

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
460 446 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 22.63% 22.13% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 309 268 205
Median daily rate £425 £338 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% +13.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £175 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 30 30
Median hourly rate £12.00 £17.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.42% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.24 £11.86 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £35.00 £16.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -1 15 £135 -34.14% 4
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
3 20 (58.82%) ITIL
4 17 (50.00%) MS Office
4 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (38.24%) Windows 8
5 13 (38.24%) ITSM
6 11 (32.35%) Problem Management
6 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
6 11 (32.35%) Blackberry
6 11 (32.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 10 (29.41%) Finance
8 9 (26.47%) VMware
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 9 (26.47%) SLA
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
9 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (23.53%) Legal
10 7 (20.59%) DameWare
10 7 (20.59%) iPhone
10 7 (20.59%) iPad
10 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
11 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
12 5 (14.71%) Citrix
12 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
12 5 (14.71%) Law
12 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
12 5 (14.71%) Windows Vista
13 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
13 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010

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 11 (32.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) MS Office
2 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Extranet
1 3 (8.82%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) LAN
2 1 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Legal
3 5 (14.71%) Law
3 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.94%) Banking
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (55.88%) Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Service Analyst
2 12 (35.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Support Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support
5 4 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Rollout Technician
7 2 (5.88%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 11 (32.35%) Blackberry
2 7 (20.59%) iPad
2 7 (20.59%) iPhone
3 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.88%) NHS
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) EPoS
4 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 13 (38.24%) Windows 8
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server
5 5 (14.71%) Windows Vista
6 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.94%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) ITIL
2 13 (38.24%) ITSM
3 11 (32.35%) Problem Management
4 5 (14.71%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.76%) Document Management
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.82%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (2.94%) Migration
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Project Management
7 1 (2.94%) Server Patching
7 1 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCITP
1 4 (11.76%) MCP
1 4 (11.76%) MCSA
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) MCSE
3 1 (2.94%) CCNA
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (26.47%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.88%) XenApp
4 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) DameWare
2 1 (2.94%) SCCM
2 1 (2.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
1 9 (26.47%) VMware
2 5 (14.71%) Citrix
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Dell
4 1 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
4 1 (2.94%) NetApp
4 1 (2.94%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.94%) Wincor Nixdorf