Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Windows XP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows XP over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows XP
Berkshire > Bracknell
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 50 34
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.36% 1.74% 2.81%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.25% 7.14% 16.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 6
Bracknell median daily rate £125 £269 £186
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.53% +44.43% +24.17%
Berkshire median daily rate £338 £260 £219
% change year-on-year +30.06% +18.63% +36.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 - £30.90

Windows XP is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bracknell
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 89 140 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 15.86% 24.39% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 59 30
Bracknell median daily rate £413 £475 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.16% +49.61% -2.31%
10th Percentile £243 £211 £157
90th Percentile £537 £538 £438
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.23% +15.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 23 12
Bracknell median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -52.38% -38.24%
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.00 £21.55
% change year-on-year -20.59% -21.11% +26.50%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

Job postings citing Windows XP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bracknell.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Bracknell

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Bracknell

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) ADSL
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Compaq
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) ADSL
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Support
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Compaq
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft