The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank - 51 39
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.55% 2.87%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 6.25% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £110 £174
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -36.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £290 £190
% change year-on-year
-5.17% +52.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £14.25 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -33.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Windows XP
South 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 Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
47 96 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 19.50% 24.81% 24.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 59 37
Median daily rate £273 £375 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.33% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £185 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 13
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.91 £9.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £38.25 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Somerset 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 Somerset

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Windows XP
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Samsung

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (100.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Nokia
1 2 (100.00%) Samsung