Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 22 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 160 125
Rank change year-on-year +18 -35 -60
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 22 14 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.62% 0.36% 1.48%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.20% 1.26% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 27
Hampshire median daily rate £175 £268 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.58% -13.71% +23.38%
10th Percentile £150 £249 £102
90th Percentile £300 £285 £375
South East median daily rate £155 £250 £290
% change year-on-year -38.00% -13.79% +34.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 21
Hampshire median hourly rate £10.97 £13.13 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.42% -15.32% +24.00%
10th Percentile £8.81 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £15.28 £15.75 £18.75
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year - -9.68% +3.33%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1000 1108 1268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 28.07% 28.34% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 678 743
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.66%
10th Percentile £163 £250 £250
90th Percentile £500 £550 £484
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +7.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 66 118
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.75 £11.78
90th Percentile £48.09 £49.46 £47.83
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.06 £18.75
% change year-on-year +2.58% -9.01% +19.20%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Hampshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Hampshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in Hampshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows XP in Hampshire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Hampshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Winchester - 8 £175 -
Farnborough - 6 £171 - 1
Basingstoke -24 4 £300 +15.38%
Southampton +3 2 - -
Hook +9 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Office 365
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Service Management
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
5 10 (45.45%) Windows 10
6 9 (40.91%) ITIL
7 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
7 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
7 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
8 6 (27.27%) Software License Management
8 6 (27.27%) Software Licensing
8 6 (27.27%) A+ Certification
8 6 (27.27%) Oracle
9 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
10 4 (18.18%) Unix
10 4 (18.18%) Finance
10 4 (18.18%) Migration
11 3 (13.64%) Informatica
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (13.64%) Linux
11 3 (13.64%) ETL
11 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
11 3 (13.64%) Windows Server

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 (4.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) DNS
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) StarTeam
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Service Analyst
1 12 (54.55%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (13.64%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Informatica Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) IT Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Build Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) First Line Help Desk Support
3 2 (9.09%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Junior Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.55%) Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (4.55%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (45.45%) Windows 10
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 6 (27.27%) Apple iOS
5 4 (18.18%) Unix
6 3 (13.64%) Linux
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Service Management
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 6 (27.27%) Software License Management
3 6 (27.27%) Software Licensing
4 4 (18.18%) Migration
5 3 (13.64%) Data Migration
5 3 (13.64%) ETL
6 2 (9.09%) Customer-Centricity
6 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
7 1 (4.55%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
7 1 (4.55%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) A+ Certification
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) DV Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 1 (4.55%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Informatica
4 1 (4.55%) Borland
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Lumension
4 1 (4.55%) McAfee
4 1 (4.55%) Veritas