The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 77 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 28 43 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.70% 2.69% 4.01%
As % of the Operating Systems category 10.37% 16.04% 16.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 23
Median daily rate £150 £138 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -57.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £77 £70 £107
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £358 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £200 £175
% change year-on-year
+27.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 15
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.35 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-5.89% +6.25%
Windows XP
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
270 268 374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.39% 16.75% 23.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 109 159
Median daily rate £375 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £220 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £483 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 55 55
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £10.50 £10.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.75 £19.08 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Northamptonshire -11 10 £150 +57.89% 1
Derbyshire 0 5 £237 -56.90%
Nottinghamshire -26 5 - - 1
Leicestershire 0 3 £77 -51.87%
Lincolnshire -9 2 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (77.08%) Active Directory
3 24 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 22 (45.83%) MS Office
5 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
6 15 (31.25%) Blackberry
6 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
6 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
7 13 (27.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (25.00%) ITIL
9 11 (22.92%) LAN
10 10 (20.83%) WAN
10 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
11 9 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (16.67%) SCCM
12 8 (16.67%) DNS
12 8 (16.67%) VMware
13 7 (14.58%) Firewall
13 7 (14.58%) Unix
13 7 (14.58%) Application Packaging
14 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
14 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
14 6 (12.50%) SAN
14 6 (12.50%) Remedy
14 6 (12.50%) Finance
15 5 (10.42%) Back Office

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 13 (27.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 10 (20.83%) MS Exchange
3 9 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (45.83%) MS Office
2 15 (31.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (22.92%) LAN
2 10 (20.83%) WAN
3 8 (16.67%) DNS
4 7 (14.58%) Firewall
5 6 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.17%) DHCP
7 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.17%) VPN
8 1 (2.08%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (10.42%) Back Office
2 5 (10.42%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) Analyst
2 18 (37.50%) Service Analyst
3 17 (35.42%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (20.83%) Desktop Support
5 8 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 8 (16.67%) IT Support
5 8 (16.67%) Support Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 7 (14.58%) Support Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) IT Engineer
8 5 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
9 4 (8.33%) Customer Analyst
10 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
10 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
10 3 (6.25%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 15 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.25%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.08%) BYOD
5 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 24 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (31.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (14.58%) Unix
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 8
7 5 (10.42%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.25%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.17%) Android
9 2 (4.17%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.08%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.08%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.58%) Application Packaging
3 5 (10.42%) Configuration Management
3 5 (10.42%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (10.42%) Time Management
4 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 2 (4.17%) Process Improvement
7 1 (2.08%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (2.08%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.08%) Project Management
7 1 (2.08%) Service Desk Management
7 1 (2.08%) Service Management
7 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
1 1 (2.08%) VB
1 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (77.08%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
3 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.25%) vSphere
3 3 (6.25%) XenApp
4 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) VMware
3 6 (12.50%) Remedy
4 5 (10.42%) Sun
5 4 (8.33%) Apple
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco
5 4 (8.33%) Citrix
5 4 (8.33%) HP
5 4 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) Brocade
7 1 (2.08%) Altiris
7 1 (2.08%) Lotus
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec
7 1 (2.08%) Webroot
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