The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 13 15
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 7.27% 5.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 30.77% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £375 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +212.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £175 £190
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.87 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -4.64%
Windows XP
Cheshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
34 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 27.87% 23.64% 32.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 7 12
Median daily rate £425 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £368 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £408 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £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 Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford 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 Knutsford

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 4 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (50.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) JSON
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) WSDL
1 2 (50.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) AIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) OOP
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft