The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 39 28 14
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.32% 3.94% 5.98%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.54% 13.04% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Median daily rate - £150 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £175 £190
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Median hourly rate £12.49 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.78% +7.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.35 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+1.12% -4.64%
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 Merseyside region.

Operating Systems Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
65 115 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.63% 30.18% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 47 16
Median daily rate £375 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £150 £147
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £675 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 6
Median hourly rate £12.49 £13.16 £12.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.05% +5.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 3 months to 1 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
Liverpool -14 1 - - 3
Windows XP
North West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 1 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (33.33%) EPoS
4 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (33.33%) Wireless
4 2 (33.33%) Handset
4 2 (33.33%) Retail
4 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
4 2 (33.33%) Local Government
4 2 (33.33%) MCDST
4 2 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) JIRA
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) iPad
4 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) MS Office
5 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
5 1 (16.67%) NHS
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Local Government
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS Field Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Executive
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Executive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) EPoS
1 2 (33.33%) Handset
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCDST
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Wincor Nixdorf
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