Period
to 18 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 September 2020 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 99 109
Rank change year-on-year +47 +10 +22
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 19 36
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.38% 0.93% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.75% 3.75% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 13
Median daily rate - £120 £128
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% +2.00%
England median daily rate £350 £145 £165
% change year-on-year +141.38% -12.12% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 18
Median hourly rate £17.00 £11.78 £14.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.31% -18.42% +1.69%
10th Percentile £14.60 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £19.40 £27.26 £16.98
England median hourly rate £16.83 £12.69 £13.00
% change year-on-year +32.58% -2.38% -7.14%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 114 507 605
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 21.43% 24.94% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 293 354
Median daily rate £335 £343 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.19% -4.86% +10.77%
10th Percentile £124 £135 £135
90th Percentile £475 £525 £498
England median daily rate £450 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 77 80
Median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -17.14% +21.95%
10th Percentile £10.95 £11.17 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.08 £46.44 £21.33
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows XP in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Windows XP in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows XP in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Windows XP in the East Midlands

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. 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
Derbyshire +4 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Windows XP
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) NHS
2 1 (50.00%) ECDL
2 1 (50.00%) BT
2 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Server Management
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) HND

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) ICT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (50.00%) NHS
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Server Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ECDL
1 1 (50.00%) HND
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BT
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) Ivanti
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft