The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 106 102 59
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 24 37 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.97% 1.29% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.07% 4.84% 11.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 24
Median daily rate £163 £160 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -43.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £94 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £355 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £170 £195
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 35
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.65 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.45% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £14.99 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
589 764 728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 23.90% 26.73% 24.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 384 320
Median daily rate £348 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.92% +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £165 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 106 101
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.50 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Cambridgeshire +17 9 £134 -16.40% 3
Hertfordshire +6 8 £163 +91.17% 1
Essex -3 4 - - 2
Bedfordshire +2 3 £381 +117.85% 2
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 of England region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (74.58%) Active Directory
3 33 (55.93%) Windows 7
4 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
5 31 (52.54%) MS Office
6 27 (45.76%) ITIL
7 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
8 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
8 14 (23.73%) Windows 8
9 12 (20.34%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
10 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
11 9 (15.25%) Citrix
11 9 (15.25%) MCSE
11 9 (15.25%) Office 365
11 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
12 8 (13.56%) DNS
13 7 (11.86%) Cisco
13 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
13 7 (11.86%) Degree
13 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
14 6 (10.17%) SLA
15 5 (8.47%) VPN
15 5 (8.47%) HP
15 5 (8.47%) NHS
15 5 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (8.47%) Application Packaging

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (32.20%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (6.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
4 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (52.54%) MS Office
2 14 (23.73%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.39%) AutoCAD
4 1 (1.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) VPN
3 3 (5.08%) Internet
4 2 (3.39%) Firewall
4 2 (3.39%) LAN
4 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.39%) WAN
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
5 1 (1.69%) DHCP
5 1 (1.69%) Intranet
5 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.69%) NAS
5 1 (1.69%) SAN
5 1 (1.69%) VoIP
5 1 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (3.39%) JIRA
1 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.69%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.69%) JProfiler
2 1 (1.69%) Trac
2 1 (1.69%) YourKit
General
1 3 (5.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.39%) German Language
2 2 (3.39%) Marketing
2 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (44.07%) Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Service Analyst
2 14 (23.73%) Service Desk Analyst
3 13 (22.03%) Desktop Support
4 12 (20.34%) Support Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) 1st Line Support
6 7 (11.86%) Desktop Analyst
6 7 (11.86%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 6 (10.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (10.17%) IT Support
7 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Desktop Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) Help Desk Engineer
9 3 (5.08%) IT Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (5.08%) Windows Engineer
10 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Support
10 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) Akka
1 1 (1.69%) Guava
1 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.47%) NHS
3 3 (5.08%) iPhone
4 2 (3.39%) EPoS
4 2 (3.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.69%) Health Informatics
5 1 (1.69%) Informatics
5 1 (1.69%) IVR
5 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.69%) PDA
5 1 (1.69%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (55.93%) Windows 7
3 14 (23.73%) Windows 8
4 9 (15.25%) Windows Server
5 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.39%) Linux
7 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.69%) Debian
8 1 (1.69%) HPUX
8 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) Solaris
8 1 (1.69%) SUSE
8 1 (1.69%) Unix
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.76%) ITIL
2 5 (8.47%) Application Packaging
3 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (3.39%) Mentoring
4 2 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (3.39%) Service Delivery
4 2 (3.39%) Service Management
5 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.69%) Automated Testing
5 1 (1.69%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.69%) Change Management
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (1.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.69%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (1.69%) Resource Management
5 1 (1.69%) SDLC
5 1 (1.69%) Software Licensing
5 1 (1.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Java
1 1 (1.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (20.34%) ITIL Certification
1 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.64%) SC Cleared
2 11 (18.64%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.25%) MCSE
4 7 (11.86%) Degree
5 3 (5.08%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) A+ Certification
6 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (74.58%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) SCCM
2 3 (5.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (5.08%) OpenView
2 3 (5.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (3.39%) OVSD
Vendors
1 32 (54.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.25%) Citrix
3 7 (11.86%) Cisco
4 5 (8.47%) HP
5 4 (6.78%) Apple
5 4 (6.78%) ServiceNow
6 3 (5.08%) Altiris
6 3 (5.08%) Symantec
6 3 (5.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) Avaya
7 1 (1.69%) Dell
7 1 (1.69%) Google
7 1 (1.69%) Lotus
7 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.69%) Remedy
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
7 1 (1.69%) Sun
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