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 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 56 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 7 23 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.06% 3.66% 4.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.70% 19.01% 22.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 18
Median daily rate £325 £238 £203
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% +17.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £175 £170 £195
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -12.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.19 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.39% +32.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.35 £12.93 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £21.00 £17.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.94 £13.44 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -4.01%
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
149 121 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.61% 19.24% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 49 77
Median daily rate £375 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £170 £144
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £347 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.04% +11.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -32.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.60 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.43 £21.50 £40.50
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 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows XP across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Windows XP Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
Salisbury - 2 £325 -
Chippenham - 1 - -
Windows XP
South West

Windows XP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) MS Office
5 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
6 5 (27.78%) ITIL
6 5 (27.78%) HND
6 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
6 5 (27.78%) Apple
7 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 4 (22.22%) Java
7 4 (22.22%) Android
7 4 (22.22%) Smartphone
7 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Confluence
8 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
8 3 (16.67%) JIRA
8 3 (16.67%) SCCM
8 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
8 3 (16.67%) C
8 3 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
8 3 (16.67%) Unix
8 3 (16.67%) UML
8 3 (16.67%) Linux
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix

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 3 (16.67%) Confluence
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) LAN
1 2 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Eclipse
1 3 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 3 (16.67%) JIRA
1 3 (16.67%) NetBeans
1 3 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 3 (16.67%) Subversion
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Desktop Support Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) IT Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) IT Support Specialist
2 4 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 3 (16.67%) Ada Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Ada Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 3 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Smartphone
1 4 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) iPad
3 1 (5.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Android
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Unix
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 2000
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) Windows NT
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (16.67%) UML
3 2 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.56%) CMMI
4 1 (5.56%) CRM
4 1 (5.56%) Email Filtering
4 1 (5.56%) ITSM
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) Java
2 3 (16.67%) Ada
2 3 (16.67%) C
2 3 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 7 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) HND
3 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (27.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) Apple
3 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) AppSense
4 2 (11.11%) CA
4 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 2 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) IBM