X Factor 2011: Louis Walsh is only judge to be guaranteed seat on the panel in next series

Luck of the Irish! Louis Walsh is the ONLY X Factor judge to be guaranteed his seat on the panel in next series of talent show

Guaranteed place: Louis Walsh has been offered a seat on the judging panel next year, with a contract believed to be worth 1million

Guaranteed place: Louis Walsh has been offered a seat on the judging panel next year, with a contract believed to be worth 1million

The new generation: Despite having just done one series, Gary Barlow, Kelly Rowland and Tulisa Contostvalos are not guaranteed places next year

The new generation: Despite having just done one series, Gary Barlow, Kelly Rowland and Tulisa Contostvalos are not guaranteed places next year

Quarrels: Tulisa, Kelly and Gary have not stopped arguing this year, while Louis has remained on the sidelines

Quarrels: Tulisa, Kelly and Gary have not stopped arguing this year, while Louis has remained on the sidelines