Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire 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 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 Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 48 45
Rank change year-on-year -5 -3 -30
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 8 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 1.44% 1.12% 2.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.84% 6.82% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 7
Derbyshire median daily rate £125 £237 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.26% -40.75% +15.94%
10th Percentile £123 £87 £108
90th Percentile £128 £357 £560
East Midlands median daily rate £148 £120 £190
% change year-on-year +22.92% -36.84% -36.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Derbyshire median hourly rate £14.20 £50.50 £12.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.88% +307.26% -11.43%
10th Percentile £13.89 £17.95 £11.18
90th Percentile £15.85 £86.65 £12.98
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year -8.39% +29.17% -7.69%

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 Derbyshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 137 88 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 24.64% 16.36% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 50 39
Derbyshire median daily rate £310 £338 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.15% -10.60% +16.15%
10th Percentile £200 £224 £287
90th Percentile £438 £541 £524
East Midlands median daily rate £325 £375 £335
% change year-on-year -13.33% +11.94% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 18
Derbyshire median hourly rate £17.50 £12.00 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.83% -3.03% -4.81%
10th Percentile £13.93 £8.69 £10.11
90th Percentile £30.58 £16.09 £17.65
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.20 £13.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year +5.19% +8.00% -3.85%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Derbyshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows XP within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby -12 8 £125 -47.26% 1
Windows XP
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
3 5 (62.50%) Break/Fix
3 5 (62.50%) 3G
3 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 3 (37.50%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Lotus
6 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
6 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (25.00%) HP
6 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) VBScript
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Migration
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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 2 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) 3G
1 5 (62.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Migration Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (12.50%) Citrix Support
4 1 (12.50%) Exchange Support
4 1 (12.50%) Hardware Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 10
4 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Break/Fix
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) VBScript
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Dell
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Lotus
4 2 (25.00%) Xerox