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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 362 237 135
Rank change year-on-year
-125 -102
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 74 206 380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.87% 1.64%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.57% 4.13% 7.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 92 200
Median daily rate £185 £151 £178
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.31% -14.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £95 £116 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £334 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £203 £200 £200
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 40 62
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.98 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.41% +9.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £22.87 £21.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.40 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
4724 4987 5308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.33% 21.13% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 3324 3407 3512
Median daily rate £438 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £190 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 178 238
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £47.83 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 July 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 July 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 +17 14 £173 -23.33% 2
Southall -1 1 - -
Carshalton - 1 - -
Windows XP
England

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 99 (53.23%) MS Office
3 96 (51.61%) Active Directory
4 89 (47.85%) Microsoft
5 86 (46.24%) Windows 7
6 48 (25.81%) Citrix
6 48 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (24.73%) ITIL
8 45 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
8 45 (24.19%) Windows Server
9 44 (23.66%) MS Exchange
10 36 (19.35%) Blackberry
11 31 (16.67%) MS Excel
12 29 (15.59%) TCP/IP
12 29 (15.59%) Windows 8
13 28 (15.05%) LAN
14 27 (14.52%) Mac OS X
15 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (13.98%) WAN
16 22 (11.83%) Linux
16 22 (11.83%) Finance
17 21 (11.29%) SCCM
18 20 (10.75%) HP
18 20 (10.75%) Apple
19 19 (10.22%) Banking
19 19 (10.22%) Office 365
19 19 (10.22%) Windows 10
20 18 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
20 18 (9.68%) SLA
21 17 (9.14%) Security Cleared

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 44 (23.66%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (7.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 12 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (4.84%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.30%) Skype for Business
7 7 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.76%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.08%) Apache
8 2 (1.08%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.54%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.54%) CMS
9 1 (0.54%) Confluence
9 1 (0.54%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.54%) IIS
9 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.54%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.54%) WordPress
Applications
1 99 (53.23%) MS Office
2 31 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 7 (3.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.69%) AutoCAD
5 4 (2.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Eikon
1 1 (0.54%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 19 (10.22%) Office 365
2 7 (3.76%) Google Apps
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.08%) OneDrive
3 2 (1.08%) Yammer
4 1 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.54%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (15.59%) TCP/IP
2 28 (15.05%) LAN
3 26 (13.98%) WAN
4 15 (8.06%) DNS
5 14 (7.53%) Firewall
6 13 (6.99%) DHCP
7 11 (5.91%) SNMP
8 10 (5.38%) VPN
9 6 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (2.69%) Internet
10 5 (2.69%) SAN
10 5 (2.69%) VoIP
10 5 (2.69%) Wireless
11 4 (2.15%) FTP
11 4 (2.15%) Skype
12 3 (1.61%) Extranet
13 2 (1.08%) NAS
13 2 (1.08%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.08%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.54%) Big Data
4 1 (0.54%) DTS
4 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.54%) HBase
4 1 (0.54%) Impala
4 1 (0.54%) QlikView
4 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 2 (1.08%) LoadRunner
1 2 (1.08%) MSI
1 2 (1.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.54%) Fiddler
2 1 (0.54%) JIRA
2 1 (0.54%) JMeter
2 1 (0.54%) NeoLoad
2 1 (0.54%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (0.54%) SilkPerformer
General
1 22 (11.83%) Finance
2 19 (10.22%) Banking
3 16 (8.60%) Law
4 8 (4.30%) Legal
5 7 (3.76%) Retail
6 6 (3.23%) Spanish Language
6 6 (3.23%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.69%) Investment Banking
8 4 (2.15%) Back Office
9 3 (1.61%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.61%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.54%) Advertising
10 1 (0.54%) Front Office
10 1 (0.54%) Marketing
10 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 57 (30.65%) Analyst
2 37 (19.89%) Desktop Support
3 34 (18.28%) Service Desk Analyst
4 33 (17.74%) Service Analyst
5 32 (17.20%) Support Engineer
6 26 (13.98%) Support Analyst
7 24 (12.90%) Service Desk Support
8 20 (10.75%) 1st Line Support
9 18 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
9 18 (9.68%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 17 (9.14%) 2nd Line Support
11 16 (8.60%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 16 (8.60%) Help Desk Support
12 11 (5.91%) Windows Engineer
13 10 (5.38%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
14 9 (4.84%) 1st Line Support Analyst
14 9 (4.84%) Help Desk Analyst
14 9 (4.84%) IT Support
15 8 (4.30%) Desktop Analyst
15 8 (4.30%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.54%) .NET
1 1 (0.54%) CSS
1 1 (0.54%) HTML
1 1 (0.54%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 36 (19.35%) Blackberry
2 11 (5.91%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.30%) NHS
5 7 (3.76%) PDA
6 6 (3.23%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.69%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.69%) iPad
7 5 (2.69%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.15%) BBC
8 4 (2.15%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.15%) iPhone
9 3 (1.61%) Replication
9 3 (1.61%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.08%) BYOD
10 2 (1.08%) CMDB
10 2 (1.08%) Data Centre
10 2 (1.08%) Statistics
10 2 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.54%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 186 (100.00%) Windows
2 86 (46.24%) Windows 7
3 48 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (24.19%) Windows Server
4 45 (24.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (15.59%) Windows 8
6 27 (14.52%) Mac OS X
7 22 (11.83%) Linux
8 19 (10.22%) Windows 10
9 15 (8.06%) Windows Vista
10 14 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (5.38%) Android
12 8 (4.30%) Apple iOS
13 4 (2.15%) Ubuntu
13 4 (2.15%) Unix
13 4 (2.15%) Windows 2000
13 4 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.61%) Mac OS
15 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.08%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.73%) ITIL
2 14 (7.53%) Migration
3 12 (6.45%) Network Monitoring
3 12 (6.45%) Problem Management
3 12 (6.45%) Service Management
4 10 (5.38%) Asset Management
5 9 (4.84%) Change Control
5 9 (4.84%) Configuration Management
6 8 (4.30%) Change Management
6 8 (4.30%) Software Distribution
7 7 (3.76%) ITIL V3
7 7 (3.76%) Patch Management
7 7 (3.76%) Project Management
8 6 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (3.23%) Document Management
8 6 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
8 6 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (3.23%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.23%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 11 (5.91%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.30%) Python
3 7 (3.76%) Java
4 6 (3.23%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.69%) SQL
6 2 (1.08%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.08%) PHP
6 2 (1.08%) VB
6 2 (1.08%) VBScript
7 1 (0.54%) C
7 1 (0.54%) Perl
7 1 (0.54%) Ruby
7 1 (0.54%) Scala
Qualifications
1 26 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.14%) Security Cleared
3 14 (7.53%) Degree
4 10 (5.38%) MCSE
5 9 (4.84%) MCP
5 9 (4.84%) SC Cleared
6 7 (3.76%) MCSA
7 6 (3.23%) MCTS
8 5 (2.69%) DBS Check
8 5 (2.69%) MCITP
9 4 (2.15%) ACMT
9 4 (2.15%) CCA
9 4 (2.15%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.15%) MCDST
10 3 (1.61%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.08%) MOS
12 1 (0.54%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.54%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.54%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 96 (51.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.45%) XenApp
3 11 (5.91%) KVM
4 10 (5.38%) XenDesktop
5 7 (3.76%) StorNext
5 7 (3.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (3.76%) Xsan
6 6 (3.23%) BitLocker
6 6 (3.23%) Xen
7 5 (2.69%) Hyper-V
8 4 (2.15%) vSphere
9 3 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.61%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.08%) Samba
10 2 (1.08%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.54%) Docker
11 1 (0.54%) HDFS
11 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (11.29%) SCCM
2 11 (5.91%) Nagios
3 8 (4.30%) WSUS
4 5 (2.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.15%) Casper Suite
6 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.08%) DameWare
7 2 (1.08%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.08%) Simpana
8 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.54%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.54%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.54%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.54%) NetVault Backup
8 1 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 89 (47.85%) Microsoft
2 48 (25.81%) Citrix
3 20 (10.75%) Apple
3 20 (10.75%) HP
4 15 (8.06%) VMware
5 14 (7.53%) Bloomberg
5 14 (7.53%) Reuters
6 13 (6.99%) Cisco
7 12 (6.45%) Dell
8 11 (5.91%) Symantec
9 10 (5.38%) iManage
10 9 (4.84%) Google
11 7 (3.76%) Adobe
11 7 (3.76%) Autodesk
11 7 (3.76%) Lotus
11 7 (3.76%) Sony
12 6 (3.23%) Avaya
12 6 (3.23%) Remedy
13 4 (2.15%) IBM
13 4 (2.15%) ServiceNow
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