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 3 months to 28 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 / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 106 89
Rank change year-on-year +14 -17  
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 16 8 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.89% 0.40% 1.65%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.67% 1.29% 5.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 8
Median daily rate £158 £350 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.00% -4.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £345 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £148 £184 £176
% change year-on-year -19.72% +4.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 20
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 - £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 - £17.25
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 Hampshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 436 619 637
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 24.20% 31.11% 30.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 958 956
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £281 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £545 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £348
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 76 155
Median hourly rate £13.03 £47.83 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.76% +184.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £28.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.88 £58.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.82% +3.03%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -11 5 £300 -
Havant - 3 - -
Southampton - 3 £145 -
Farnborough - 2 £170 - 1
Hook +8 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
4 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (37.50%) Migration
6 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
7 5 (20.83%) Informatica
7 5 (20.83%) ETL
7 5 (20.83%) Oracle
7 5 (20.83%) Unix
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
8 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
8 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 3 (12.50%) Time Management
9 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management
9 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
10 2 (8.33%) DNS
10 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
10 2 (8.33%) XML
10 2 (8.33%) ITIL
10 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
10 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
10 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
10 2 (8.33%) PowerShell

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 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) VoIP
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) StarTeam
General
1 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Desktop Support
2 9 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 5 (20.83%) Informatica Consultant
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) ETL Consultant
6 2 (8.33%) Build Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support
6 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support
7 1 (4.17%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (45.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 2 (8.33%) iPhone
3 2 (8.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.17%) Handset
4 1 (4.17%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Unix
4 4 (16.67%) Apple iOS
4 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (8.33%) Android
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Migration
2 8 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 5 (20.83%) ETL
4 3 (12.50%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 2 (8.33%) Software License Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
6 1 (4.17%) Break/Fix
6 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Patch Management
6 1 (4.17%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) MCDST
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.83%) Informatica
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle
3 2 (8.33%) Samsung
4 1 (4.17%) Borland
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.17%) Lotus
4 1 (4.17%) Lumension
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow