The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kidlington 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 27 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
Oxfordshire / Kidlington
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 7 4
Rank change year-on-year -1 -3  
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kidlington 9.52% 14.29% 33.33%
As % of the Operating Systems category 28.57% 25.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £180 £175
% change year-on-year -16.66% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.86%  
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 Kidlington with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Kidlington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 7 8 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kidlington 33.33% 57.14% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 3
Median daily rate £375 £165 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.27% -13.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £222
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.86%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -11.42% +6.06%  

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kidlington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kidlington citing Windows XP as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Kidlington

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kidlington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Kidlington

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Kidlington

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Kidlington

For the 6 months to 27 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 Kidlington region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) AppSense

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kidlington 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 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) 1st Line Support
1 5 (83.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) IT Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support
1 5 (83.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Support
1 5 (83.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
1 5 (83.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) IT Support Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Service Management
2 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) AppSense