Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 22 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 78 57
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 -6
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 0.40% 0.28% 1.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.59% 2.33% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Coventry median daily rate £173 - £105
10th Percentile £161 - £103
90th Percentile £184 - £322
West Midlands median daily rate £166 £275 £200
% change year-on-year -39.78% +37.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Coventry median hourly rate £18.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.00% -10.71% +40.00%
10th Percentile £16.75 £10.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £20.25 £14.75 £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £12.00 £13.28
% change year-on-year +17.50% -9.62% +10.65%

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 Coventry with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 116 129 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 15.57% 12.17% 13.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 80 46
Coventry median daily rate £338 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.63% +33.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £140 £215 £140
90th Percentile £588 £489 £481
West Midlands median daily rate £370 £400 £336
% change year-on-year -7.50% +18.96% +4.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 27
Coventry median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -20.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.25 £9.40
90th Percentile £41.73 £17.50 £19.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.45
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.11% -3.67%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Coventry

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Coventry

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
3 1 (33.33%) Apache
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Windows SharePoint Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Demand Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Veritas