Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 24 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 33 29
Rank change year-on-year -13 -4 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 5 21 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.05% 3.54% 4.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.46% 23.60% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 14 2
Northampton median daily rate £175 £115 £185
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.17% -37.84% -
10th Percentile £173 £110 £110
90th Percentile £178 £150 £269
Northamptonshire median daily rate £175 £120 £185
% change year-on-year +45.83% -35.14% +60.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 14
Northampton median hourly rate £13.00 £10.84 £10.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.98% +4.69% -1.43%
10th Percentile £11.10 £10.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £16.15 £11.17 £11.50
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £13.00 £10.84 £10.50
% change year-on-year +19.98% +3.19% -

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 Northampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 67 89 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 14.11% 15.01% 18.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 60 45
Northampton median daily rate £325 £325 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.80% -13.75%
10th Percentile £270 £110 £226
90th Percentile £438 £563 £481
Northamptonshire median daily rate £325 £325 £360
% change year-on-year - -9.72% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 16
Northampton median hourly rate £11.09 £11.34 £10.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.21% +9.52% -1.43%
10th Percentile £10.29 £10.08 £10.00
90th Percentile £14.80 £37.31 £11.63
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.17 £15.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -25.53% +36.36% -8.03%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Northampton

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Northampton

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Time Management
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Time Management