Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 25 February 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 108 79 101
Rank change year-on-year -29 +22 -31
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 4 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.25% 0.95% 0.59%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 4.00% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
Milton Keynes median daily rate £114 £263 £308
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -56.39% -14.63% +13.89%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £115 £181 £308
% change year-on-year -36.55% -41.06% +21.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.93% -13.55% +11.69%
10th Percentile £13.45 £14.00 £16.07
90th Percentile £17.05 £14.00 £17.19
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -7.14% -13.55% +7.97%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 382 300 417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 23.88% 23.77% 24.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 149 144
Milton Keynes median daily rate £394 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.34% +2.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £200 £261 £202
90th Percentile £502 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £368 £375
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 23 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.84% +22.54%
10th Percentile £13.00 £8.83 £9.50
90th Percentile £25.00 £18.00 £19.95
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.93
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.84% +22.54%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Milton Keynes

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Milton Keynes

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) iPad
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SCCM
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (50.00%) Deskside Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (50.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Break/Fix
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft