The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 364 241 133
Rank change year-on-year
-123 -108
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 85 206 405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.87% 1.67%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.78% 4.05% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 100 224
Median daily rate £160 £161 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.77% -7.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £115 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £405 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £228 £200 £190
% change year-on-year
+13.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 58
Median hourly rate £13.50 £16.95 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.35% +13.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.90 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £21.85 £21.76
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.89% +7.40%
Windows XP
England

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

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4781 5088 5502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.77% 21.43% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 3351 3474 3601
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 145 246
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.75 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.49% +14.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.61 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.50 £32.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows XP
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the London region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Windows XP Daily Rate Histogram in London

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
City of London +13 18 £155 -24.39% 2
Carshalton - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 London region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 191 (100.00%) Windows
2 101 (52.88%) Active Directory
3 98 (51.31%) MS Office
4 95 (49.74%) Microsoft
5 87 (45.55%) Windows 7
6 55 (28.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 54 (28.27%) Windows Server 2008
7 54 (28.27%) Windows Server
8 49 (25.65%) Citrix
9 47 (24.61%) ITIL
10 39 (20.42%) MS Exchange
11 35 (18.32%) Blackberry
12 34 (17.80%) Windows 8
13 29 (15.18%) MS Excel
14 28 (14.66%) Finance
15 27 (14.14%) Mac OS X
16 26 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
16 26 (13.61%) Linux
17 25 (13.09%) SCCM
18 24 (12.57%) TCP/IP
19 23 (12.04%) Apple
19 23 (12.04%) Office 365
20 22 (11.52%) Windows 10
20 22 (11.52%) Banking
21 20 (10.47%) HP
22 18 (9.42%) LAN
22 18 (9.42%) VMware
22 18 (9.42%) Windows Server 2012
22 18 (9.42%) Security Cleared
22 18 (9.42%) Windows Vista

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 39 (20.42%) MS Exchange
2 15 (7.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (7.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (6.28%) IBM Notes
5 11 (5.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (4.19%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.19%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.05%) Apache
9 2 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.52%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.52%) IIS
10 1 (0.52%) JBoss
10 1 (0.52%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.52%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 98 (51.31%) MS Office
2 29 (15.18%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.62%) AutoCAD
5 3 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Eikon
2 1 (0.52%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.04%) Office 365
2 7 (3.66%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.05%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.05%) Yammer
4 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.57%) TCP/IP
2 18 (9.42%) LAN
3 16 (8.38%) WAN
4 15 (7.85%) Firewall
5 12 (6.28%) DNS
5 12 (6.28%) VPN
6 11 (5.76%) DHCP
6 11 (5.76%) SNMP
7 6 (3.14%) Internet
7 6 (3.14%) Skype
8 5 (2.62%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (2.62%) VoIP
8 5 (2.62%) Wireless
9 4 (2.09%) Extranet
9 4 (2.09%) NetScaler
9 4 (2.09%) SAN
10 3 (1.57%) FTP
10 3 (1.57%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (1.05%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (1.05%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (1.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.05%) DTS
4 2 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.05%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.05%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
5 1 (0.52%) Big Data
5 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.52%) HBase
5 1 (0.52%) Impala
5 1 (0.52%) QlikView
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.52%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.05%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.05%) MSI
1 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.52%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.52%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) JMeter
2 1 (0.52%) NeoLoad
2 1 (0.52%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (0.52%) SilkPerformer
General
1 28 (14.66%) Finance
2 22 (11.52%) Banking
3 17 (8.90%) Law
4 8 (4.19%) Legal
5 7 (3.66%) Retail
5 7 (3.66%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.62%) Investment Banking
7 4 (2.09%) Retail Banking
8 3 (1.57%) Japanese Language
9 2 (1.05%) Advertising
9 2 (1.05%) Back Office
9 2 (1.05%) Italian Language
9 2 (1.05%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.52%) Front Office
10 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (28.80%) Analyst
2 43 (22.51%) Desktop Support
3 37 (19.37%) Support Engineer
4 31 (16.23%) Service Desk Analyst
5 30 (15.71%) Service Analyst
6 26 (13.61%) Service Desk Support
6 26 (13.61%) Support Analyst
7 22 (11.52%) Desktop Engineer
8 21 (10.99%) 2nd Line Support
9 20 (10.47%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 18 (9.42%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 17 (8.90%) 1st Line Support
12 14 (7.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 14 (7.33%) Help Desk Support
13 12 (6.28%) IT Support
14 11 (5.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 11 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 11 (5.76%) Help Desk Analyst
14 11 (5.76%) Windows Engineer
15 9 (4.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) .NET
1 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.52%) CSS
1 1 (0.52%) HTML
1 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 35 (18.32%) Blackberry
2 11 (5.76%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.71%) iPad
5 7 (3.66%) iPhone
6 6 (3.14%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.62%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.62%) PDA
8 4 (2.09%) BBC
8 4 (2.09%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.09%) Replication
9 3 (1.57%) CMDB
9 3 (1.57%) NHS
9 3 (1.57%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.05%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.05%) Statistics
11 1 (0.52%) Blockchain
11 1 (0.52%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 191 (100.00%) Windows
2 87 (45.55%) Windows 7
3 55 (28.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 54 (28.27%) Windows Server
4 54 (28.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 34 (17.80%) Windows 8
6 27 (14.14%) Mac OS X
7 26 (13.61%) Linux
8 22 (11.52%) Windows 10
9 18 (9.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (9.42%) Windows Vista
10 10 (5.24%) Android
11 9 (4.71%) Apple iOS
12 8 (4.19%) Windows 2000
13 6 (3.14%) Mac OS
14 5 (2.62%) Ubuntu
14 5 (2.62%) Unix
15 4 (2.09%) Windows 2000 Server
15 4 (2.09%) Windows Mobile
15 4 (2.09%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (24.61%) ITIL
2 17 (8.90%) Migration
3 13 (6.81%) Problem Management
3 13 (6.81%) Service Management
4 12 (6.28%) Asset Management
4 12 (6.28%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (5.24%) Configuration Management
6 9 (4.71%) Change Control
7 8 (4.19%) Incident Management
7 8 (4.19%) ITIL V3
7 8 (4.19%) Patch Management
7 8 (4.19%) Service Delivery
7 8 (4.19%) Software Distribution
8 7 (3.66%) Change Management
8 7 (3.66%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (3.14%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (3.14%) Document Management
9 6 (3.14%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (3.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 5 (2.62%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.38%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.19%) Python
3 7 (3.66%) Java
3 7 (3.66%) SQL
4 6 (3.14%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.57%) C
5 3 (1.57%) VB
5 3 (1.57%) VBScript
6 2 (1.05%) Delphi
6 2 (1.05%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.05%) Pascal
6 2 (1.05%) PHP
6 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.05%) VBA
7 1 (0.52%) Perl
7 1 (0.52%) Ruby
7 1 (0.52%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (13.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (9.42%) Security Cleared
3 13 (6.81%) Degree
4 11 (5.76%) MCP
5 9 (4.71%) MCSE
5 9 (4.71%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.66%) MCSA
7 6 (3.14%) MCTS
8 5 (2.62%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (2.62%) MCITP
9 4 (2.09%) ACMT
9 4 (2.09%) CCA
9 4 (2.09%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.09%) DBS Check
9 4 (2.09%) MCDST
10 2 (1.05%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.05%) MOS
11 1 (0.52%) CCNA
11 1 (0.52%) CCNP
11 1 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.05%) ISO 9000
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 101 (52.88%) Active Directory
2 14 (7.33%) XenApp
3 12 (6.28%) XenDesktop
4 11 (5.76%) KVM
5 7 (3.66%) StorNext
5 7 (3.66%) Xsan
6 6 (3.14%) BitLocker
6 6 (3.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (3.14%) Xen
7 5 (2.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (2.62%) vSphere
8 4 (2.09%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.09%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.05%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.52%) Apache Flume
10 1 (0.52%) NFS
10 1 (0.52%) Samba
10 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 25 (13.09%) SCCM
2 11 (5.76%) Nagios
3 9 (4.71%) WSUS
4 5 (2.62%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (2.09%) Casper Suite
5 4 (2.09%) SCOrch
5 4 (2.09%) Simpana
6 3 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.05%) AirWatch
7 2 (1.05%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.05%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.05%) DameWare
8 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.52%) Cisco CME
8 1 (0.52%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.52%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.52%) ThinApp
8 1 (0.52%) vMotion
Vendors
1 95 (49.74%) Microsoft
2 49 (25.65%) Citrix
3 23 (12.04%) Apple
4 20 (10.47%) HP
5 18 (9.42%) VMware
6 16 (8.38%) Cisco
7 14 (7.33%) Bloomberg
7 14 (7.33%) Reuters
8 13 (6.81%) Dell
9 12 (6.28%) Lotus
10 11 (5.76%) iManage
11 9 (4.71%) Google
11 9 (4.71%) Symantec
12 7 (3.66%) Adobe
12 7 (3.66%) Autodesk
12 7 (3.66%) Sony
13 6 (3.14%) Avaya
13 6 (3.14%) Remedy
14 5 (2.62%) AppSense
15 4 (2.09%) Lumension
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