The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley 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 3 months to 23 June 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 Sussex / Crawley
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 25 24
Rank change year-on-year +2 -1  
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Crawley 3.70% 2.62% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.62% 7.94% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Median daily rate £150 £158 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £188 £175
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.69
% change year-on-year -3.70% -1.35%  

Windows XP is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Crawley with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Crawley
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 52 63 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Crawley 38.52% 32.98% 49.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 48 49
Median daily rate £300 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £228 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.18% +66.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Crawley

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Crawley citing Windows XP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Crawley

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Crawley

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Crawley

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Crawley region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) Extranet
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) VC++
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) VB6
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Crawley 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Extranet
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rose
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) VB
1 1 (16.67%) VB6
1 1 (16.67%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft