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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 3 July 2022 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
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 70 - 47
Rank change year-on-year - - +32
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 0 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.12% - 1.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% - 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
10th Percentile - - £114
25th Percentile £148 - £134
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £165 - £168
75th Percentile £183 - £362
90th Percentile - - £479
East of England median daily rate £190 - £130
% change year-on-year - - -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
10th Percentile - - £12.15
25th Percentile - - £13.63
Median hourly rate - - £16.39
75th Percentile - - £18.85
90th Percentile - - £20.14
East of England median hourly rate - £15.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +5.17% +11.54%

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 161 89 102
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 20.05% 16.30% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 62 55
10th Percentile £172 £137 £145
25th Percentile £313 £264 £279
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £400
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £488 £429 £525
90th Percentile £575 £519 £540
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +14.29% -12.50% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 3 10
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.10 £11.17
25th Percentile £14.25 £10.25 £14.01
Median hourly rate £15.50 £11.00 £18.25
Median % change year-on-year +40.91% -39.73% +17.74%
75th Percentile £16.11 £13.33 £42.56
90th Percentile £33.60 £14.43 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £28.41 £19.19 £18.50
% change year-on-year +48.07% +3.72% +19.35%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows XP in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for Windows XP in Cambridgeshire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows XP in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Windows XP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WSH
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) SAP