The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 25 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
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.29% 0.91% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.08% 5.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £188 £175
% change year-on-year -20.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
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 Nottingham with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 93 77 90
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 26.65% 17.54% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 47 49
Median daily rate £375 £555 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -32.43% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £307 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Median hourly rate £11.50 £14.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.68% -51.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £15.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Nottingham

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 25 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
1 2 (66.67%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft