Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 20 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 95 68
Rank change year-on-year -14 -27 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 6 12 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.31% 0.71% 2.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.58% 3.45% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Bristol median daily rate £168 £225 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.56% +73.08% +4.00%
10th Percentile £158 £135 £120
90th Percentile £176 £303 £159
South West median daily rate £168 £205 £150
% change year-on-year -18.29% +36.67% -21.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 13
Bristol median hourly rate £11.75 £13.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.96% -15.63% -
10th Percentile £11.13 £11.48 £12.50
90th Percentile £15.58 £16.43 £23.75
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £16.75
% change year-on-year +1.96% -23.88% +3.08%

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 Bristol with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 380 348 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 19.40% 20.60% 18.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 236 197
Bristol median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% -
10th Percentile £146 £150 £128
90th Percentile £513 £559 £518
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 32 39
Bristol median hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.86% +6.06% +15.79%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.33 £11.70
90th Percentile £43.75 £43.93 £24.00
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £18.25
% change year-on-year +14.75% -16.44% +7.35%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Bristol

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Bristol

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (50.00%) Law
4 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 3 (50.00%) Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (33.33%) iPad
5 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (33.33%) Android
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 1 (16.67%) Apple
6 1 (16.67%) VMware

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
General
1 3 (50.00%) Law
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) VMware