The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 53 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.23% 1.13% 3.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.76% 4.80% 12.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £463 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.62%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £173 £190
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% +16.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.64%
Windows XP
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
131 125 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.61% 23.63% 24.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 67 69
Median daily rate £348 £380 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.55% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £170 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 13 26
Median hourly rate £16.50 £23.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.78% +23.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex 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 Essex

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Windows XP
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 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 Essex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) NHS
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) Wireless
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (16.67%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) iPhone
6 1 (16.67%) Electronics
6 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
6 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (16.67%) Apple
6 1 (16.67%) SAP
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) NHS
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Citrix
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
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