The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 29 25 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 6 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.17% 3.03% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 8.96% 11.43% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Median daily rate £298 - £268
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £173 £190
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.64%
Windows XP
Berkshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
67 70 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.19% 26.52% 36.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 23 53
Median daily rate £400 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £163 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -23.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell 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 Bracknell

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Live Communications Server
5 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (50.00%) MS Office
5 5 (50.00%) SAN
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
6 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
6 4 (40.00%) Netcool
6 4 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (40.00%) Veritas
6 4 (40.00%) Unicenter
6 4 (40.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) EMC
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 4 (40.00%) Oracle
6 4 (40.00%) MS Access
6 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
6 4 (40.00%) Meridio

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 9 (90.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Live Communications Server
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (10.00%) IIS
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Sage 200
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
4 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (40.00%) MS Access
3 1 (10.00%) EDRMS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
1 1 (10.00%) Electronics
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (30.00%) Messaging Support
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Exchange Support
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
4 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
1 4 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 4 (40.00%) Thin Client
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (30.00%) Replication
2 3 (30.00%) Statistics
3 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (40.00%) Netcool
1 4 (40.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (40.00%) Unicenter
1 4 (40.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Citrix
2 4 (40.00%) EMC
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Meridio
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Aruba
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (10.00%) Sage
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
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