The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 105 98 64
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -34
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 7 27 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.39% 1.21% 2.68%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.34% 4.29% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 35
Median daily rate £260 £306 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.10% +22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £105 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £370 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £210 £175
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 8
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.25 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £9.60 £8.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.40 £17.50 £16.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.49
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.79%
Windows XP
South East

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

Operating Systems Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
521 629 648
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 28.85% 28.09% 31.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 372 362
Median daily rate £365 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.68% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 55 50
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.81 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £45.75 £39.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire 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 Hampshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Southampton +13 2 - - 1
Portsmouth -7 2 - -
Basingstoke +12 1 £260 +147.61%
Hook -3 1 £275 -15.38%
Havant - 1 £250 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) MS Office
4 6 (40.00%) Clustering
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 5 (33.33%) Office 365
5 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
6 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
6 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
7 3 (20.00%) MCSE
7 3 (20.00%) Citrix
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (20.00%) SCCM
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
7 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (26.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (20.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
3 1 (6.67%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) 3G
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) InstallShield
1 2 (13.33%) MSI
1 2 (13.33%) TestDirector
2 1 (6.67%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365 Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (13.33%) Solaris
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (6.67%) Smoke Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) MCP
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.67%) MCITP
4 1 (6.67%) MCSA
4 1 (6.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.67%) EdgeSight
3 1 (6.67%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (6.67%) Netcool
3 1 (6.67%) SafeCom
3 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) VMware