The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 94 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 11 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.59% 1.39% 2.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.94% 7.19% 11.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Median daily rate £175 £165 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +37.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £170 £195
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 10
Median hourly rate £16.25 £11.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -25.80%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.94 £13.44 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.01%
Windows XP
North West

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

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
374 292 247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 20.14% 19.38% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 130 126
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 42 34
Median hourly rate £16.25 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £20.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 22 (62.86%) MS Office
4 13 (37.14%) Windows 7
5 10 (28.57%) ITIL
5 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 8 (22.86%) VMware
8 7 (20.00%) Mac OS
8 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 6 (17.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (17.14%) MSI
9 6 (17.14%) Extranet
9 6 (17.14%) Law
9 6 (17.14%) Dell
9 6 (17.14%) Citrix
9 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
9 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
9 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
9 6 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (17.14%) Document Management
9 6 (17.14%) Application Discovery
10 5 (14.29%) Legal
10 5 (14.29%) ITSM
11 4 (11.43%) Remedy
11 4 (11.43%) CCNA
11 4 (11.43%) Back Office
11 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (11.43%) Cisco
11 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 6 (17.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (62.86%) MS Office
2 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (11.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) Extranet
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MSI
2 2 (5.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Law
3 5 (14.29%) Legal
4 4 (11.43%) Back Office
5 3 (8.57%) Banking
6 2 (5.71%) Retail
7 1 (2.86%) Italian Language
7 1 (2.86%) Local Government
7 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (45.71%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) 2nd Line Support
2 6 (17.14%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Desktop Support
2 6 (17.14%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Support Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
3 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) 1st Line Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) 1st Line Support Executive
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Field Support Technician
5 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Technical Support Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
1 3 (8.57%) Java EE
1 3 (8.57%) jQuery
1 3 (8.57%) JSON
1 3 (8.57%) Web Services
1 3 (8.57%) XML
2 2 (5.71%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) WSDL
3 1 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.71%) EPoS
3 1 (2.86%) Health Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) Informatics
3 1 (2.86%) Life Science
3 1 (2.86%) NHS
3 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows 7
3 7 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 6 (17.14%) Apple iOS
5 3 (8.57%) AIX
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Application Discovery
2 6 (17.14%) Document Management
2 6 (17.14%) Problem Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITSM
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL V3
5 3 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.57%) OO
5 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) BDD
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
6 2 (5.71%) OOP
6 2 (5.71%) SDLC
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.71%) TDD
6 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.86%) Time Management
7 1 (2.86%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.57%) C++
1 3 (8.57%) Java
1 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.57%) Objective-C
2 2 (5.71%) C
3 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CCNA
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (8.57%) MCDST
2 3 (8.57%) MCP
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.71%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (17.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 8 (22.86%) VMware
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix
3 6 (17.14%) Dell
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) Remedy
5 2 (5.71%) Wincor Nixdorf
6 1 (2.86%) Altiris
6 1 (2.86%) Lotus
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