The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 130 118 79
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -39
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 16 36 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.56% 1.13% 1.82%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.74% 4.91% 8.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 12
Median daily rate £131 £290 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.74% +43.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £115 £106
10% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £365 £335
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £209 £175
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 28
Median hourly rate £13.34 £11.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.27% -21.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £11.00 £10.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £15.00 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.17 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-4.74% +4.98%
Windows XP
England

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
584 733 516
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.54% 23.00% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 410 280
Median daily rate £365 £375 £301
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +24.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £167 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £485 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 86 77
Median hourly rate £14.49 £13.00 £13.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -6.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.57 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.53 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 Yorkshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
West Yorkshire +5 10 £150 -50.00% 2
South Yorkshire +6 3 - -
North Yorkshire -5 3 £113 -4.25%
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (75.00%) MS Office
4 29 (72.50%) Windows 7
5 26 (65.00%) ITIL
6 25 (62.50%) Blackberry
7 23 (57.50%) Finance
7 23 (57.50%) Problem Management
8 22 (55.00%) ITSM
8 22 (55.00%) Legal
8 22 (55.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (52.50%) iPad
9 21 (52.50%) iPhone
10 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
12 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
12 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
13 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (7.50%) Windows Vista
13 3 (7.50%) Internet
13 3 (7.50%) LAN
13 3 (7.50%) WAN
13 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
13 3 (7.50%) SLA
13 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
14 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
14 2 (5.00%) Citrix
14 2 (5.00%) Peregrine

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in 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 22 (55.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 30 (75.00%) MS Office
2 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) MS Project
3 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
1 3 (7.50%) LAN
1 3 (7.50%) WAN
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) DHCP
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (57.50%) Finance
2 22 (55.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Analyst
2 27 (67.50%) Service Analyst
2 27 (67.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 22 (55.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 4 (10.00%) Help Desk Support
5 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support
6 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Build Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Windows Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 25 (62.50%) Blackberry
2 21 (52.50%) iPad
2 21 (52.50%) iPhone
3 2 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (2.50%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (72.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.50%) Android
6 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (65.00%) ITIL
2 23 (57.50%) Problem Management
3 22 (55.00%) ITSM
4 3 (7.50%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.50%) Document Management
6 1 (2.50%) Migration
6 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.50%) Project Management
6 1 (2.50%) Security Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Desk Management
6 1 (2.50%) Service Management
6 1 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.50%) C
1 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) MCP
2 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) MetaFrame
2 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.50%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) Citrix
2 2 (5.00%) Peregrine
2 2 (5.00%) Remedy
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe
3 1 (2.50%) Apple
3 1 (2.50%) Avaya
3 1 (2.50%) Bomgar
3 1 (2.50%) CA
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco
3 1 (2.50%) HP
3 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.50%) Spiceworks
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