Period
to 17 June 2018

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 17 June 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 > Hampshire
6 months to
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 166 141 153
Rank change year-on-year -25 +12 -56
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 6 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.16% 0.61% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 2.36% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 15
Hampshire median daily rate - £145 £120
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.83% -58.62%
South East median daily rate £140 £150 £188
% change year-on-year -6.67% -20.00% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £15.86 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.29% - -
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year -7.14% -3.45% +0.69%

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 1,008 931 1,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 27.26% 25.95% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 579 751
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £205 £238 £245
90th Percentile £538 £503 £500
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 72 66
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.50 £14.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.98% -61.18% +114.08%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.41 £13.13
90th Percentile £46.00 £43.75 £50.36
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £21.42
% change year-on-year +12.90% -27.62% +32.52%

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 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 17 June 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
Basingstoke -2 3 - -
Hook +13 2 - -
Southampton -11 1 - -
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 June 2018, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) StarTeam
3 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Lumension
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Software Distribution
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Break/Fix
3 2 (33.33%) Borland
4 1 (16.67%) XML

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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Build Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Break/Fix
1 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Software Distribution
1 2 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Borland
2 2 (33.33%) Lumension