Period
to 12 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 12 July 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 - 59
Rank change year-on-year - +59 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 0 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.62% - 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.30% - 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £155 - £195
South West median daily rate £481 £140 £325
% change year-on-year +243.39% -56.92% +170.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.78
South West median hourly rate £19.00 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +46.15% - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 87 239 146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 27.02% 28.76% 24.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 129 75
Median daily rate £475 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +35.71% +35.92%
10th Percentile £120 £199 £186
90th Percentile £650 £575 £558
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 16
Median hourly rate £11.78 £45.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -73.82% +157.14% +1.45%
10th Percentile £10.69 £16.32 £12.18
90th Percentile £13.00 £55.00 £48.13
Median hourly rate £22.50 £42.25 £17.84
% change year-on-year -46.75% +136.83% +1.94%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows XP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Gloucestershire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Windows XP in Gloucestershire.

Daily rate trend for Windows XP in Gloucestershire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Windows XP in Gloucestershire.

Hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (50.00%) Wireless
1 1 (50.00%) Wireshark
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (50.00%) vCenter Server
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Lumension
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Sophos
2 1 (50.00%) Veeam