The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
East Midlands / Derbyshire
Rank 33 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 2.06% 7.58% 1.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.25% 27.78% 7.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 14 1
Median daily rate £125 £369 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-66.10% +5.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £190
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £11.00 - £12.42
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 Derbyshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
69 72 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 28.40% 27.27% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 43 8
Median daily rate £150 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-59.45% +5.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £11.00 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £16.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £20.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +7.93%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Derbyshire 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 Derbyshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

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 Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 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
Derby -18 5 £125 -66.66% 1
Windows XP
East Midlands

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Finance
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) MS Office
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
3 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 3 (42.86%) IBM Notes
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Lotus
4 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
6 1 (14.29%) Internet

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 4 (57.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) IBM Notes
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 3 (42.86%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) IT Support
2 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) IT Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) IT Support Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support
4 2 (28.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) IT Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop Support
4 2 (28.57%) Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Lotus