The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 40 32 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 22 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 2.99% 3.43% 3.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 14.77% 20.48% 16.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 7
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£304 £140 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.96% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £80 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £175 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £175 £205
% change year-on-year
- -14.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 10
Average hourly rate £19.53 £12.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.17% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.11 £12.30 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.95 £16.30 £23.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- -3.57%
Windows XP
South West

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

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
149 83 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 20.22% 16.77% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 37 74
Average daily rate £375 £313 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £144 £134 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £655 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.54% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 20 30
Average hourly rate £20.06 £25.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% +58.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £12.75 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £30.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.18 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.86% -11.76%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 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
Swindon +2 19 £304 +133.65% 1
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Marlborough - - - -
Melksham - - - -
Chippenham - - - - 5
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Windows 7
3 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
4 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
5 20 (37.74%) MS Office
6 16 (30.19%) ITIL
7 14 (26.42%) Apple iOS
7 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
8 13 (24.53%) Mac OS X
9 11 (20.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 11 (20.75%) SCCM
10 9 (16.98%) MSI
10 9 (16.98%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (16.98%) DHCP
10 9 (16.98%) DNS
11 8 (15.09%) VMware
11 8 (15.09%) Symantec
11 8 (15.09%) Windows Vista
12 7 (13.21%) System Testing
12 7 (13.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 7 (13.21%) McAfee
12 7 (13.21%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
12 7 (13.21%) VB
13 6 (11.32%) LAN
13 6 (11.32%) Finance
13 6 (11.32%) Data Security
14 5 (9.43%) SQL
14 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
14 5 (9.43%) Incident Management

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) Lync
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 20 (37.74%) MS Office
2 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.98%) DHCP
1 9 (16.98%) DNS
2 6 (11.32%) LAN
3 1 (1.89%) Firewall
3 1 (1.89%) Wireless
3 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
Development Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MSI
2 2 (3.77%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Analyst
2 15 (28.30%) Desktop Support
3 12 (22.64%) Support Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Desktop Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) Rollout Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (11.32%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Network Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) SCCM Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Applications Packager
8 2 (3.77%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Desktop Support
8 2 (3.77%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) WSH
1 2 (3.77%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.89%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.77%) IVR
2 1 (1.89%) PDA
2 1 (1.89%) CMDB
2 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.89%) iPhone
2 1 (1.89%) iPad
2 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 53 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Windows 7
3 14 (26.42%) Apple iOS
3 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
4 13 (24.53%) Mac OS X
5 8 (15.09%) Windows Vista
6 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (1.89%) Linux
9 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 7 (13.21%) System Testing
3 6 (11.32%) Data Security
4 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (1.89%) Software Engineering
6 1 (1.89%) Migration
6 1 (1.89%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.89%) CAD
6 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.89%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.89%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (13.21%) VB
2 5 (9.43%) SQL
3 4 (7.55%) T-SQL
3 4 (7.55%) VBScript
4 1 (1.89%) C
4 1 (1.89%) C#
4 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (39.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (7.55%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (7.55%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.55%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.89%) vSphere
5 1 (1.89%) UAG
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.89%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 11 (20.75%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 11 (20.75%) SCCM
2 7 (13.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 7 (13.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (3.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 8 (15.09%) Symantec
2 8 (15.09%) VMware
3 7 (13.21%) McAfee
4 4 (7.55%) Cisco
5 3 (5.66%) Computacenter
5 3 (5.66%) HP
5 3 (5.66%) Citrix
6 2 (3.77%) Sophos
7 1 (1.89%) SonicWALL
7 1 (1.89%) Avaya
7 1 (1.89%) Apple
7 1 (1.89%) Dell
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