Period
to 16 January 2018

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 6 months to 16 January 2018 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
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 50 45
Rank change year-on-year -3 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 4 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.78% 0.63% 2.46%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.06% 3.13% 13.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
East Sussex median daily rate £125 £190 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.21% -24.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £123 £180 £162
90th Percentile £129 £200 £380
South East median daily rate £150 £230 £285
% change year-on-year -34.78% -19.30% +41.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £17.00
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.33% -3.23% +2.48%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 79 96 106
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 15.34% 20.21% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 54 60
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £355 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +18.33% -
10th Percentile £123 £254 £150
90th Percentile £575 £525 £401
South East median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% +8.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
East Sussex median hourly rate £41.25 £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +157.81% +3.23% -18.21%
10th Percentile £37.88 £14.01 £9.95
90th Percentile £43.63 £44.38 £27.94
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% +25.00%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

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

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Eastbourne -1 1 £125 -34.21%
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 4 (100.00%) LAN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) Client/Server

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:

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft