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 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank - 43 21
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry - 0.26% 4.69%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.89% 23.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £175
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%

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
41 53 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 10.15% 13.77% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 30 31
Median daily rate £400 £310 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.03% +0.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £152
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 6
Median hourly rate £12.02 £13.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.60 £19.00 £19.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

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