The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 27 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
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 29 39
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 0 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex - 4.11% 3.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 23.53% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 5
Median daily rate - £248 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.84%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £180 £175
% change year-on-year -16.66% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year -3.70% -  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 25 51 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 9.09% 17.47% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 45
Median daily rate £338 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £185 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 10
Median hourly rate - £15.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -18.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in East Sussex

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Wyse