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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 102 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 38 73 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.27% 3.11% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.97% 14.93% 9.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 31 11
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£120 £183 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.24% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £115 £120 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £320 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £210
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 24 19
Average hourly rate £11.00 £13.59 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +19.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.40% -3.57%
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
637 489 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.35% 20.86% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 366 277 264
Average daily rate £325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 58 62
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.82% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.17 £11.13 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.15 £41.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 -38 18 £210 +13.51% 8
North Yorkshire +2 16 £115 -70.32% 1
South Yorkshire -23 3 - - 1
East Yorkshire -4 1 - - 1
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (59.30%) Active Directory
3 42 (48.84%) Microsoft
3 42 (48.84%) Windows 7
4 36 (41.86%) MS Office
5 27 (31.40%) ITIL
6 24 (27.91%) MS Exchange
7 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
10 12 (13.95%) VMware
10 12 (13.95%) LAN
10 12 (13.95%) WAN
11 11 (12.79%) Service Management
12 10 (11.63%) Citrix
13 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (9.30%) Blackberry
14 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
14 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
15 6 (6.98%) MCP
15 6 (6.98%) Remedy
16 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (5.81%) Internet
16 5 (5.81%) SAN
16 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
16 5 (5.81%) HP
16 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
16 5 (5.81%) MCDST

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 (27.91%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
6 1 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 36 (41.86%) MS Office
2 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.65%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.16%) Line 500
1 1 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.95%) LAN
1 12 (13.95%) WAN
2 7 (8.14%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.81%) SAN
3 5 (5.81%) Internet
4 3 (3.49%) Extranet
4 3 (3.49%) Firewall
4 3 (3.49%) Wireless
4 3 (3.49%) VPN
5 2 (2.33%) DNS
5 2 (2.33%) DHCP
6 1 (1.16%) VoIP
6 1 (1.16%) SSL
6 1 (1.16%) VLAN
6 1 (1.16%) Broadband
6 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.16%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (3.49%) Law
2 2 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.16%) Finance
3 1 (1.16%) Electronics
3 1 (1.16%) Legal
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Retail
3 1 (1.16%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (31.40%) Analyst
2 26 (30.23%) Support Engineer
3 22 (25.58%) 2nd Line Support
4 20 (23.26%) Desktop Support
5 17 (19.77%) Desktop Engineer
5 17 (19.77%) IT Support
6 15 (17.44%) IT Support Engineer
7 14 (16.28%) Service Analyst
7 14 (16.28%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 14 (16.28%) Service Desk Analyst
8 13 (15.12%) 1st Line Support
9 12 (13.95%) Support Analyst
10 6 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (5.81%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 3 (3.49%) Linux Support
12 3 (3.49%) Desktop Analyst
12 3 (3.49%) Customer Engineer
12 3 (3.49%) Field Engineer
12 3 (3.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
13 2 (2.33%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) Application Packaging
1 1 (1.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) Blackberry
2 4 (4.65%) NHS
3 1 (1.16%) EPoS
3 1 (1.16%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (1.16%) DTV
3 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.16%) iPhone
3 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (48.84%) Windows 7
3 22 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.14%) Windows 8
6 5 (5.81%) CentOS
6 5 (5.81%) Ubuntu
7 4 (4.65%) Windows Vista
7 4 (4.65%) Linux
7 4 (4.65%) Apple iOS
8 3 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.33%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.33%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.16%) UNIX
10 1 (1.16%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.16%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) ITIL
2 11 (12.79%) Service Management
3 5 (5.81%) ITSM
3 5 (5.81%) Migration
3 5 (5.81%) Incident Management
3 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
4 4 (4.65%) Workflow
5 3 (3.49%) Server Building
6 2 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.33%) Change Management
6 2 (2.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (1.16%) Manual Testing
7 1 (1.16%) Time Management
7 1 (1.16%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.16%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.16%) Document Management
7 1 (1.16%) E-Procurement
7 1 (1.16%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.16%) ERP
7 1 (1.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.49%) Python
2 2 (2.33%) C
2 2 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.98%) MCP
3 5 (5.81%) MCDST
4 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 2 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.16%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.16%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 51 (59.30%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Server
2 4 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.16%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.16%) XenApp
3 1 (1.16%) vSphere
3 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.49%) SCCM
3 2 (2.33%) Unicenter
4 1 (1.16%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.16%) OpenView
Vendors
1 42 (48.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.95%) VMware
3 10 (11.63%) Citrix
4 6 (6.98%) Remedy
5 5 (5.81%) HP
6 4 (4.65%) Dell
7 3 (3.49%) Splunk
8 2 (2.33%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.33%) CA
8 2 (2.33%) Peregrine
8 2 (2.33%) Cisco
9 1 (1.16%) SAP
9 1 (1.16%) Adobe
9 1 (1.16%) Avaya
9 1 (1.16%) Juniper
9 1 (1.16%) BMC
9 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.16%) Sage
9 1 (1.16%) Toshiba
9 1 (1.16%) Kaspersky
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