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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows XP
England / London
Rank 330 302 198
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -104
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 65 112 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.52% 1.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.68% 2.63% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 54 132
Median daily rate £185 £175 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £127 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £460 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £175
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 43
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £13.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.33 £21.34 £117.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +3.70%

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
3872 4262 4880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.34% 19.92% 22.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2731 2924 3376
Median daily rate £450 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +5.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 143 147
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +7 9 £326 +118.82%
Wembley +1 1 £160 +33.33%
Chiswick - 1 £185 -
Bromley - 1 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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.

1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (52.42%) Microsoft
3 64 (51.61%) Windows 7
4 61 (49.19%) Active Directory
5 49 (39.52%) MS Office
6 40 (32.26%) Blackberry
7 32 (25.81%) MS Excel
8 29 (23.39%) Finance
9 28 (22.58%) Office 365
9 28 (22.58%) Banking
9 28 (22.58%) Windows 10
10 27 (21.77%) iPad
11 23 (18.55%) Windows Server
12 22 (17.74%) Migration
12 22 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
13 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
13 19 (15.32%) iPhone
14 18 (14.52%) Citrix
15 16 (12.90%) SLA
15 16 (12.90%) Lotus
15 16 (12.90%) ITIL
15 16 (12.90%) IBM Notes
15 16 (12.90%) Bloomberg
16 14 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
16 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (11.29%) VB6
16 14 (11.29%) VB
16 14 (11.29%) Windows 8
17 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills

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 16 (12.90%) IBM Notes
2 13 (10.48%) MS Exchange
3 9 (7.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (4.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.42%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 49 (39.52%) MS Office
2 32 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.03%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.68%) Eikon
2 3 (2.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.61%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 28 (22.58%) Office 365
2 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.42%) SaaS
4 1 (0.81%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.81%) Heroku
4 1 (0.81%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) LAN
2 10 (8.06%) DHCP
2 10 (8.06%) DNS
2 10 (8.06%) TCP/IP
3 9 (7.26%) VoIP
4 8 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
4 8 (6.45%) VPN
5 7 (5.65%) Firewall
5 7 (5.65%) WAN
6 2 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (1.61%) FTP
6 2 (1.61%) SAN
6 2 (1.61%) SMTP
6 2 (1.61%) Wireless
7 1 (0.81%) 3G
7 1 (0.81%) Intranet
7 1 (0.81%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.81%) Network Security
7 1 (0.81%) Skype
7 1 (0.81%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (15.32%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.68%) MS Access
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (9.68%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.81%) Redis
Development Applications
1 7 (5.65%) JIRA
General
1 29 (23.39%) Finance
2 28 (22.58%) Banking
3 12 (9.68%) Retail
3 12 (9.68%) Retail Banking
4 10 (8.06%) Legal
5 5 (4.03%) Back Office
6 4 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 3 (2.42%) Electronics
7 3 (2.42%) Law
7 3 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 3 (2.42%) Marketing
7 3 (2.42%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.61%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (1.61%) Front Office
8 2 (1.61%) Japanese Language
8 2 (1.61%) Prime Brokerage
9 1 (0.81%) Advertising
9 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (31.45%) Analyst
2 36 (29.03%) Support Engineer
3 29 (23.39%) Desktop Support
4 25 (20.16%) Desktop Engineer
4 25 (20.16%) Service Analyst
4 25 (20.16%) Service Desk Analyst
5 23 (18.55%) 2nd Line Support
5 23 (18.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 21 (16.94%) Service Desk Support
7 16 (12.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 16 (12.90%) Support Analyst
8 15 (12.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 14 (11.29%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 14 (11.29%) Developer
10 13 (10.48%) Windows Engineer
11 12 (9.68%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
11 12 (9.68%) IT Support
11 12 (9.68%) Service Desk Engineer
11 12 (9.68%) VB Developer
12 11 (8.87%) 1st/2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.68%) .NET
2 1 (0.81%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 40 (32.26%) Blackberry
2 27 (21.77%) iPad
3 19 (15.32%) iPhone
4 13 (10.48%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.84%) NHS
6 4 (3.23%) Smartphone
7 3 (2.42%) Driving Licence
7 3 (2.42%) EPoS
7 3 (2.42%) Fat Client
7 3 (2.42%) PDA
7 3 (2.42%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.61%) BYOD
8 2 (1.61%) Clustering
8 2 (1.61%) Equities
8 2 (1.61%) SWIFT
8 2 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.61%) Wiki
9 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 124 (100.00%) Windows
2 64 (51.61%) Windows 7
3 28 (22.58%) Windows 10
4 23 (18.55%) Windows Server
5 22 (17.74%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (11.29%) Windows 8
6 14 (11.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (8.87%) Android
8 9 (7.26%) Mac OS X
9 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (5.65%) Windows 2000
11 4 (3.23%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.61%) AIX
12 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.61%) Linux
12 2 (1.61%) Solaris
12 2 (1.61%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 2 (1.61%) Unix
12 2 (1.61%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.74%) Migration
2 16 (12.90%) ITIL
3 14 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (9.68%) Data Analysis
5 11 (8.87%) Unit Testing
6 8 (6.45%) Coaching
7 5 (4.03%) Application Rationalisation
7 5 (4.03%) Change Management
7 5 (4.03%) Incident Management
7 5 (4.03%) Open Source
7 5 (4.03%) Process Improvement
8 4 (3.23%) Functional Testing
8 4 (3.23%) ITSM
8 4 (3.23%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (2.42%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.42%) Logistics
9 3 (2.42%) Programme Management
9 3 (2.42%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.29%) VB
1 14 (11.29%) VB6
2 12 (9.68%) VB.NET
2 12 (9.68%) VBA
3 6 (4.84%) SQL
4 4 (3.23%) Java
5 2 (1.61%) C#
5 2 (1.61%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.61%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.81%) Go
6 1 (0.81%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (7.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.03%) CTC Cleared
3 4 (3.23%) DBS Check
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.42%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.61%) MCSE
6 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.81%) Degree
6 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 61 (49.19%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (4.03%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.61%) Terminal Server
5 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.61%) vSphere
5 2 (1.61%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.61%) XenServer
6 1 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (8.06%) SCCM
2 5 (4.03%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.42%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.61%) AirWatch
4 2 (1.61%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
4 2 (1.61%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.81%) DameWare
5 1 (0.81%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.81%) Jamf Pro
5 1 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 65 (52.42%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.52%) Citrix
3 16 (12.90%) Bloomberg
3 16 (12.90%) Lotus
4 13 (10.48%) Reuters
5 11 (8.87%) Cisco
5 11 (8.87%) VMware
6 10 (8.06%) Apple
7 9 (7.26%) LANDesk
8 6 (4.84%) Google
8 6 (4.84%) HP
9 5 (4.03%) Avaya
9 5 (4.03%) Infoblox
9 5 (4.03%) Symantec
10 4 (3.23%) Remedy
11 3 (2.42%) Dell
11 3 (2.42%) SAP
11 3 (2.42%) Veritas
11 3 (2.42%) Wyse
12 2 (1.61%) Sybase
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