The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 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 April 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
Yorkshire / North Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 36 37
Rank change year-on-year +11 +1  
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 4 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 2.40% 0.97% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 9.52% 3.85% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £195 £130 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £180 £175
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 £10.99 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% -21.13%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.35
% change year-on-year +3.70% +1.12%  

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 North Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
North Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 42 52 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in North Yorkshire 25.15% 25.12% 20.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 30 32
Median daily rate £130 £250 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -48.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £365 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 4
Median hourly rate £12.38 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +3.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.71 £10.99 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £35.40 £13.99
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.84 £15.75
% change year-on-year -7.95% +6.92%  

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in North Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in North Yorkshire 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 North Yorkshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in North Yorkshire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in North Yorkshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

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 North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Skipton - 2 - -
Middlesbrough - 1 - -
Windows XP
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 North Yorkshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
3 2 (50.00%) Lotus
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Meridio
4 1 (25.00%) Live Communications Server
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Yorkshire 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 2 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (25.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) Live Communications Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MS Access
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
1 1 (25.00%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 2 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support
1 2 (50.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) iPad
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Application Packaging
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) DNA
1 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
1 1 (25.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) AppDNA
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Unicenter
1 1 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Lotus
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Intel
3 1 (25.00%) Meridio
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
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