The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 22 25 29
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.90% 1.02% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 6.35% 6.90% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £388 £285 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.96% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £277 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £293 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £170 £195
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £14.75 - £14.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+4.86% -4.64%
Windows XP
Surrey

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

Operating Systems Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
63 29 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 45.65% 14.72% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 26
Median daily rate £400 £313 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £295 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £434
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £343 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +8.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 4
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.50 £14.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.62% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £12.45 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £24.45 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Guildford 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 Guildford

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

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

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
5 2 (28.57%) Office 365
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) Service Management
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) VoIP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (28.57%) Back Office
6 1 (14.29%) IPsec
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (14.29%) Information Security
6 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
6 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (14.29%) PKI
6 1 (14.29%) VLAN

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) VoIP
1 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) DMZ
2 1 (14.29%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (14.29%) IPsec
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Application Discovery
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security
2 1 (14.29%) Information Security Management
2 1 (14.29%) Quality Management
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto