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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 72 66 80
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 36 32 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.93% 2.03% 1.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.24% 9.67% 6.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 5
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£240 £195 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -22.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £104 £92
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £270 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £150 £159
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 12
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £14.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -23.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £16.00 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
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
437 331 321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.38% 20.96% 19.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 176 133
Average daily rate £325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £195 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £425 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 33
Average hourly rate £12.00 £11.00 £15.93
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -30.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.30 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £15.50 £90.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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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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
Leeds 0 23 £225 -0.22% 4
Bradford -5 6 £240 - 1
Wakefield +4 4 £275 -
Wetherby - - - - 1
Pontefract - - - -
Dewsbury - - - -
Halifax - - - -
Huddersfield - - - -
Windows XP
Yorkshire

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
4 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
5 13 (25.49%) MS Office
5 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
7 11 (21.57%) VMware
7 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
9 7 (13.73%) CentOS
10 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (11.76%) SCCM
10 6 (11.76%) Firewall
10 6 (11.76%) LAN
10 6 (11.76%) Linux
11 5 (9.80%) ITIL
11 5 (9.80%) DHCP
11 5 (9.80%) VPN
11 5 (9.80%) DNS
11 5 (9.80%) SAN
11 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
12 4 (7.84%) Splunk
12 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
12 4 (7.84%) NetApp
12 4 (7.84%) Remedy
12 4 (7.84%) Python

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 19 (37.25%) MS Exchange
2 13 (25.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (25.49%) MS Office
2 7 (13.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Firewall
1 6 (11.76%) LAN
2 5 (9.80%) DHCP
2 5 (9.80%) VPN
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
2 5 (9.80%) SAN
3 4 (7.84%) VoIP
3 4 (7.84%) WAN
4 3 (5.88%) SSL
4 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.88%) Network Security
5 2 (3.92%) Extranet
5 2 (3.92%) MPLS
6 1 (1.96%) Internet
6 1 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.96%) IPsec
6 1 (1.96%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Wise Package Studio
1 2 (3.92%) MSI
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Law
2 2 (3.92%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 17 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 13 (25.49%) Desktop Engineer
3 12 (23.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 8 (15.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (15.69%) Analyst
5 6 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (7.84%) Rollout Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) IT Technician
8 2 (3.92%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) IT Support
8 2 (3.92%) PC Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Application Packaging
1 3 (5.88%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.92%) WSH
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 3 (5.88%) NHS
2 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.96%) iPhone
3 1 (1.96%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.96%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (100.00%) Windows
2 30 (58.82%) Windows 7
3 11 (21.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (13.73%) CentOS
6 6 (11.76%) Linux
7 5 (9.80%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.84%) Ubuntu
9 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
10 2 (3.92%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.96%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.80%) ITIL
2 3 (5.88%) Project Management
2 3 (5.88%) Migration
2 3 (5.88%) Service Management
2 3 (5.88%) Workflow
2 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 3 (5.88%) Time Management
3 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
4 1 (1.96%) ERP
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE
4 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
4 1 (1.96%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (1.96%) Line Management
4 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.84%) Python
2 2 (3.92%) VB
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) MCDST
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) MCP
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (5.88%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (54.90%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.92%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.92%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) SCCM
2 3 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.92%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.96%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) VMware
3 4 (7.84%) Splunk
3 4 (7.84%) NetApp
3 4 (7.84%) Remedy
4 3 (5.88%) Oracle
4 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 3 (5.88%) HP
4 3 (5.88%) Dell
4 3 (5.88%) Citrix
4 3 (5.88%) Symantec
4 3 (5.88%) Imperva
5 2 (3.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.96%) Apple
6 1 (1.96%) Sage
6 1 (1.96%) BMC
6 1 (1.96%) Novell
6 1 (1.96%) Siemens
6 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.96%) Mitel
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Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £100 - £110 per day
Posted: 17 days ago