The table below looks at the statistics for Windows XP skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows XP over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows XP
Rank 58 42 37
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 3 17 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.42% 2.32% 3.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.48% 14.78% 15.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 14
Median daily rate £300 £351 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.40% -6.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £289 £190
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +51.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
Median hourly rate £13.00 £37.75 £18.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.56% +108.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.25 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-5.35% -
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 Wiltshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
121 115 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 16.81% 15.67% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 71 73
Median daily rate £325 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £209 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £331
% change year-on-year
- +5.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 35
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.23% +78.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows XP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire 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 Wiltshire

Windows XP
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows XP Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Windows XP Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 December 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
Swindon +5 1 £300 -
Corsham -13 1 - -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
5 3 (37.50%) SLA
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) CCNA
5 3 (37.50%) HNC
5 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) SCCM
5 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
5 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Office 365
6 2 (25.00%) Contact Management
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
7 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
7 1 (12.50%) MCDST
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (12.50%) MCITP
7 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
7 1 (12.50%) QA

Windows XP
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) Skype
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
4 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (37.50%) Six Sigma
3 2 (25.00%) Contact Management
4 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
4 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) HNC
3 1 (12.50%) MCDST
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (12.50%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec