Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 20 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 51 62
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.42% 0.80% 1.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.83% 3.51% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Southampton median daily rate - - £210
Hampshire median daily rate £175 £275 £310
% change year-on-year -36.36% -11.29% +22.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Southampton median hourly rate £13.75 £13.13 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -
10th Percentile £12.78 £10.65 £13.08
90th Percentile £15.93 £15.05 £16.05
Hampshire median hourly rate £10.97 £13.13 £15.50
% change year-on-year -16.42% -15.32% +24.00%

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 Southampton with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 109 114 187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.04% 22.89% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 69 135
Southampton median daily rate £300 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £116 £155 £269
90th Percentile £418 £514 £400
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year +1.97% +4.83% +5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 23
Southampton median hourly rate £27.38 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.00% -37.50% -25.93%
10th Percentile £14.50 £10.50 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.35 £15.50 £47.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £21.63 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +44.20% -14.29% +9.38%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Southampton

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Southampton

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory