The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 6 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
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 36 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.33% - 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.45% - 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £163
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £286 £197
% change year-on-year
-3.93% +45.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
Windows XP
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 77 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.92% 18.64% 28.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 32 62
Median daily rate £350 £320 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +82.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £190 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £413 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 8
Median hourly rate £16.50 £38.38 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.00% -16.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £60.00 £58.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge 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 Cambridge

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Windows XP
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

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

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) IT Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
2 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware