The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 28 31 20
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 3 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.37% 3.02% 5.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.38% 9.89% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £425 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +112.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £210 £175
% change year-on-year
+21.42% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Median hourly rate £17.13 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.16% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £13.49
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +3.79%
Windows XP
Merseyside

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

Operating Systems Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
32 91 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.61% 30.54% 22.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 48 19
Median daily rate £375 £300 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £135 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +36.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Liverpool 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 Liverpool

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Windows XP
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (70.00%) NHS
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (60.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) MS Office
7 1 (10.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) LAN
7 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (10.00%) SLA
7 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
7 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) SCSM
7 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) ITSM

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Field Service Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) NHS
2 6 (60.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) ITSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCSM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix