The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 51 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.41% 1.22% 1.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.47% 6.90% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £115 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -61.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £203 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.75 £14.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.78% +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.40%
Windows XP
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
81 58 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 16.70% 17.63% 19.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 29 40
Median daily rate £375 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £115 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £309
% change year-on-year
- +13.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 13
Median hourly rate £13.68 £12.65 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -27.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £21.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry 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 Coventry

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Windows XP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 28 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (33.33%) Kaseya
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) WSUS
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
4 2 (33.33%) Lotus
4 2 (33.33%) Sage
4 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) AS400
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
5 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
5 1 (16.67%) iSeries

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) AS400 Operator
3 1 (16.67%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Software Distribution
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 2 (33.33%) Kaseya
2 2 (33.33%) Lotus
2 2 (33.33%) Sage