Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 July 2018 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
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 22 31
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 +11
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 0.70% 2.86% 0.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.85% 8.70% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheltenham median daily rate - - -
Gloucestershire median daily rate £195 £120 £130
% change year-on-year +62.50% -7.69% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Cheltenham median hourly rate £11.78 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.75% - -
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £11.78 £15.25 -
% change year-on-year -22.75% - -

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Cheltenham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 26 46 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 18.31% 32.86% 35.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 27
Cheltenham median daily rate £271 £235 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.43% -41.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £214 £114 £150
90th Percentile £475 £321 £524
Gloucestershire median daily rate £350 £265 £400
% change year-on-year +32.08% -33.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 16 8
Cheltenham median hourly rate £17.80 £15.13 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.69% +19.80% -2.88%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.63 £11.63
90th Percentile £38.56 £17.50 £21.29
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -9.21% +46.15%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Cheltenham

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory