Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 84 107
Rank change year-on-year -32 +23 -33
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.11% 0.78% 0.47%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.53% 3.36% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Milton Keynes median daily rate £155 £381 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.34% -4.69% +30.08%
10th Percentile £143 £278 £296
90th Percentile £168 £499 £453
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £128 £263 £400
% change year-on-year -51.43% -34.38% +50.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.34% -10.16% +15.29%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year -10.34% -10.16% +15.29%

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 375 298 470
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.31% 23.34% 24.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 135 164
Milton Keynes median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £216
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £386 £375
% change year-on-year -9.39% +3.00% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 21 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £17.75 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.79% -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.59 £11.25 £9.50
90th Percentile £21.00 £16.15 £21.13
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +13.21%

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 23 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) HTTP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Support
1 1 (50.00%) Unix Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft