Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 24 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 73 94
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.61% 1.08%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.49% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 5
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £310 £130
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +138.46% -18.11%
East of England median daily rate £350 £310 £200
% change year-on-year +12.90% +55.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 8
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - £10.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% -12.50%
East of England median hourly rate £14.25 £16.13 £13.00
% change year-on-year -11.66% +24.08% +8.33%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 309 281 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.70% 24.63% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 115 153
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £350 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% -10.67% +20.97%
10th Percentile £183 £105 £160
90th Percentile £471 £468 £448
East of England median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 31 61
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £31.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.65% +129.63% -46.00%
10th Percentile £12.73 £10.50 £9.75
90th Percentile £52.50 £43.75 £41.75
East of England median hourly rate £21.28 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +28.94% -2.94% +3.03%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Cambridgeshire