The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 36 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.41% 1.75% 3.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.33% 5.88% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £110 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -71.61%
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £209 £175
% change year-on-year
+22.15% +19.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £19.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +56.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.17 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-4.74% +4.98%
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 Kent region.

Operating Systems Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
43 85 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 17.55% 29.72% 23.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 48
Median daily rate £325 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £173 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £37.50 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent 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 Kent

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 28 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
Stansted - 1 £325 -
Windows XP
South East

Windows XP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 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 Kent region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Autodesk
4 2 (33.33%) DameWare
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Dell
5 1 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (16.67%) Lotus
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) IBM Notes
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) IP Telephony
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Deployment Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Deployment Project Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Packager
3 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) DameWare
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Autodesk
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Lotus
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft