The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 63 81 55
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 6 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.60% 0.50% 2.70%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.91% 2.14% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 12
Median daily rate £298 £325 £233
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% +39.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £136 £325 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £288 £190
% change year-on-year
-4.34% +51.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 11
Median hourly rate - £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.60%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
Windows XP
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
172 280 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 20.48% 23.29% 23.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 96 140
Median daily rate £355 £390 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.97% +41.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £223 £137
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £561 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 33
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.14 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.06% +7.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.78 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +8 2 £500 +53.84% 2
High Wycombe - 2 £95 -
Aylesbury - 1 - - 2
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 10 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 5 (38.46%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
4 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Migration
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Reuters
6 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 2 (15.38%) Firewall
7 2 (15.38%) DNS
7 2 (15.38%) SLA
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) DHCP
7 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
7 2 (15.38%) Network Security

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 5 (38.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
2 2 (15.38%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (7.69%) HTTP
3 1 (7.69%) IPsec
3 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
3 1 (7.69%) SSL
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Polish Language
2 1 (7.69%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Multilingual Support
4 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Migration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
5 1 (7.69%) Android
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows NT
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) DNA
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Logistics
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCA
1 1 (7.69%) CCAA
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) XenApp
2 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
2 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
1 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
1 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) HP
2 3 (23.08%) Bloomberg
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Reuters
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Clearswift
4 1 (7.69%) Dell
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Sophos
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Toshiba
4 1 (7.69%) VMware