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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 28 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 3 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.25% 4.18% 3.40%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.67% 25.58% 10.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £269 £236 £269
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.86% -12.17%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £283 £190
% change year-on-year
-2.65% +48.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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
45 43 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 18.75% 16.35% 31.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 17 47
Median daily rate £450 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -14.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £135 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.66% -5.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 3 December 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Statistics
2 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) Netcool
4 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (33.33%) EMC
5 2 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (33.33%) Solaris
5 2 (33.33%) MS Access
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications

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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MS Access
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (50.00%) Server Support
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (50.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 3 (50.00%) Netcool
2 3 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Veritas
2 5 (83.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle