Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 45 33
Rank change year-on-year +10 -12 -17
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 1 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.39% 0.24% 2.66%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.86% 2.00% 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median daily rate - - -
West Midlands median daily rate £166 £275 £200
% change year-on-year -39.78% +37.50% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.20 £11.00 £14.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.09% -25.17% +27.83%
10th Percentile £14.10 £10.50 £12.58
90th Percentile £14.30 £11.50 £17.43
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £12.00 £13.28
% change year-on-year +17.50% -9.62% +10.65%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 35 50 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 13.62% 11.90% 16.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 19
Staffordshire median daily rate £370 £300 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.33% -14.29% +11.11%
10th Percentile £205 £105 £287
90th Percentile £436 £433 £486
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £400 £330
% change year-on-year -8.75% +21.21% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 17
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.57% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £12.54 £10.70 £10.25
90th Percentile £33.35 £28.50 £18.07
West Midlands median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.45% -3.33%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Staffordshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Burton-upon-Trent +8 1 - -
Windows XP
West Midlands

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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Xerox
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Break/Fix
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Xerox