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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 104 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 34 81 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.17% 3.54% 3.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.63% 16.10% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 37 12
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -35.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £103 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £320 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £200 £250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 18
Average hourly rate £12.25 £13.10 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.48% +15.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.75 £14.43
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +1.81%
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
604 503 614
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.71% 21.98% 30.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 275 273
Average daily rate £313 £275 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 59 63
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.71 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £10.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
West Yorkshire -35 16 £175 -5.40% 8
North Yorkshire -13 10 £115 -34.28% 1
South Yorkshire -27 6 - -
East Yorkshire -5 1 - - 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 43 (53.09%) Windows 7
4 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
5 35 (43.21%) MS Office
6 26 (32.10%) ITIL
7 24 (29.63%) MS Exchange
8 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
11 12 (14.81%) LAN
11 12 (14.81%) WAN
12 11 (13.58%) Service Management
13 10 (12.35%) Citrix
13 10 (12.35%) VMware
14 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
15 7 (8.64%) Blackberry
16 6 (7.41%) NHS
16 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
17 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
17 5 (6.17%) Ubuntu
17 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
17 5 (6.17%) CentOS
17 5 (6.17%) Migration
17 5 (6.17%) ITSM
17 5 (6.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 5 (6.17%) SAN
17 5 (6.17%) Remedy
17 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (6.17%) HP

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 24 (29.63%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (6.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.47%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.23%) IIS
7 1 (1.23%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 35 (43.21%) MS Office
2 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Line 500
1 1 (1.23%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.81%) LAN
1 12 (14.81%) WAN
2 5 (6.17%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.17%) SAN
3 4 (4.94%) Internet
4 3 (3.70%) Extranet
4 3 (3.70%) Wireless
5 2 (2.47%) Firewall
5 2 (2.47%) VPN
6 1 (1.23%) DNS
6 1 (1.23%) SSL
6 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (1.23%) Broadband
6 1 (1.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.23%) MSI
General
1 3 (3.70%) Law
2 1 (1.23%) Legal
2 1 (1.23%) Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (33.33%) Analyst
2 20 (24.69%) Support Engineer
2 20 (24.69%) 2nd Line Support
3 17 (20.99%) Desktop Support
4 15 (18.52%) Service Analyst
4 15 (18.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (17.28%) 1st Line Support
6 12 (14.81%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (14.81%) IT Support
7 11 (13.58%) IT Support Engineer
7 11 (13.58%) Support Analyst
8 10 (12.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Linux Support
11 3 (3.70%) Desktop Analyst
11 3 (3.70%) Customer Engineer
11 3 (3.70%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 2 (2.47%) Field Engineer
12 2 (2.47%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.64%) Blackberry
2 6 (7.41%) NHS
3 1 (1.23%) EPoS
3 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.23%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.23%) iPhone
3 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 81 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (53.09%) Windows 7
3 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (6.17%) CentOS
5 5 (6.17%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.17%) Ubuntu
6 4 (4.94%) Linux
6 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
7 3 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.47%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.23%) UNIX
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.23%) Debian
9 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) ITIL
2 11 (13.58%) Service Management
3 5 (6.17%) ITSM
3 5 (6.17%) Migration
3 5 (6.17%) Incident Management
3 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
4 4 (4.94%) Workflow
5 3 (3.70%) Server Building
6 2 (2.47%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (2.47%) Change Management
7 1 (1.23%) ERP
7 1 (1.23%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.23%) Document Management
7 1 (1.23%) E-Procurement
7 1 (1.23%) Manual Testing
7 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.23%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.70%) Python
2 2 (2.47%) SQL
3 1 (1.23%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.94%) MCP
2 4 (4.94%) MCDST
3 2 (2.47%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCITP
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 48 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Server
3 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.47%) XenApp
5 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.94%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (1.23%) OpenView
3 1 (1.23%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 40 (49.38%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) VMware
2 10 (12.35%) Citrix
3 5 (6.17%) Remedy
3 5 (6.17%) HP
4 3 (3.70%) Dell
4 3 (3.70%) LANDesk
4 3 (3.70%) Splunk
5 1 (1.23%) Kaspersky
5 1 (1.23%) Adobe
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco
5 1 (1.23%) Google
5 1 (1.23%) Avaya
5 1 (1.23%) Juniper
5 1 (1.23%) BMC
5 1 (1.23%) CA
5 1 (1.23%) Peregrine
5 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.23%) Sage
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