The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
South West / Bristol
Rank - 66 67
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.89% 1.03%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.40% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 6
Median daily rate - £130 £125
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £180
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.06
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.23%

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

Operating Systems Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
127 182 149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 15.32% 20.36% 16.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 115 104
Median daily rate £345 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £120 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £353 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.54% +4.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 24 15
Median hourly rate £17.50 £31.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.54% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £14.60 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.80 £49.50 £79.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +6.25%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol 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 Bristol

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Firewall
4 1 (20.00%) ITSM
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (20.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
4 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
4 1 (20.00%) MCDST
4 1 (20.00%) MCITP
4 1 (20.00%) WSUS

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (40.00%) Floorwalker
2 2 (40.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Server Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) NVQ Level 3
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Becrypt
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Sophos
2 1 (20.00%) VMware