The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 20 9 5
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 4.67% 5.36% 7.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category 12.82% 14.29% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £170 £170 £225
% change year-on-year
- -24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £13.35 £12.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £8.40 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £12.00 £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.36 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-5.95% +4.40%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 21 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 36.45% 37.50% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 3
Average daily rate £425 £340 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £303 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £388 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 6 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £10.20 £11.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Windows XP Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram in Winchester

Windows XP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Internet
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 4 (44.44%) Office 365
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (22.22%) McAfee
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (11.11%) DNS
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) ITIL
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Migration

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) 1st Line Support
2 4 (44.44%) Junior
3 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Server Support
4 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Deskside Support
4 2 (22.22%) Citrix Support
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) IT Support
5 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco