The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 33 46 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.73% 0.51% 1.57%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.43% 2.56% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Median daily rate £115 - £255
UK excluding London median daily rate £203 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +35.59%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.40%
Windows XP
South Wales

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

Operating Systems Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
53 78 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.34% 20.05% 19.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 59 46
Median daily rate £350 £350 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £225 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £310
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 4
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.80 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £36.00 £16.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Incident Management
5 7 (50.00%) ITSM
6 6 (42.86%) Statistics
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (14.29%) MS Office
10 1 (7.14%) NICE Systems
10 1 (7.14%) Office 365
10 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 1 (7.14%) CCNA
10 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
10 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
10 1 (7.14%) SLA
10 1 (7.14%) Cisco
10 1 (7.14%) Citrix
10 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (7.14%) Avaya
10 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
10 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
10 1 (7.14%) VMware
10 1 (7.14%) SCCM
10 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
10 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
10 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Service Analyst
2 8 (57.14%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (42.86%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 6 (42.86%) Service Desk Support
3 6 (42.86%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support
4 3 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (21.43%) IT Technician
4 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
5 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Support Technician
5 2 (14.29%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (14.29%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Statistics
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Incident Management
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) ITSM
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNA
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Avaya
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Citrix
2 1 (7.14%) NICE Systems
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Posted: 5 days ago