Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 57 79
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.32% 0.52%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.55% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Cambridge median daily rate - - £115
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £310 £130
% change year-on-year - +138.46% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £10.00 £10.50
% change year-on-year - -4.76% -12.50%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 185 129 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 26.50% 20.94% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 59 128
Cambridge median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £183 £199 £185
90th Percentile £420 £425 £438
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £330 £375
% change year-on-year +6.06% -12.00% +20.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 9 15
Cambridge median hourly rate £42.00 £16.50 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.55% -56.58% +38.18%
10th Percentile £15.95 £10.25 £11.45
90th Percentile £52.75 £43.75 £56.00
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.00 £28.94 £14.00
% change year-on-year +38.23% +106.70% -44.00%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Cambridge

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Cambridge

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Cambridge