Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 23 July 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 91 76
Rank change year-on-year -1 -15 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 11 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.01% 1.06% 1.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.18% 4.17% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 2
West Sussex median daily rate £150 £215 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -30.23% -8.51% +17.50%
South East median daily rate £145 £200 £285
% change year-on-year -27.50% -29.82% +29.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
West Sussex median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £15.75 £15.00 £13.25
90th Percentile £38.50 £15.00 £17.95
South East median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.40
% change year-on-year - -2.78% -4.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 263 360 330
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 24.20% 25.44% 30.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 215 194
West Sussex median daily rate £410 £371 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.44% +10.00% +22.73%
10th Percentile £250 £166 £158
90th Percentile £547 £475 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £30.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.33% +87.50% +2.40%
10th Percentile £13.35 £11.75 £9.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £50.25 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £19.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -18.42% +15.15% +3.13%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in West Sussex

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in West Sussex

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in West Sussex

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows XP in West Sussex over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows XP in West Sussex

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Crawley +1 8 £150 -28.57%
Windows XP
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
5 4 (36.36%) Office 365
5 4 (36.36%) MCITP
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (36.36%) Kaseya
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (36.36%) MCP
5 4 (36.36%) MCSE
5 4 (36.36%) MCSA
6 3 (27.27%) Extranet
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (27.27%) Coaching
6 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
7 2 (18.18%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) HP
8 1 (9.09%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
8 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (9.09%) Rational Rose
8 1 (9.09%) WAN

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Extranet
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Rose
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 3 (27.27%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Support Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
1 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 10
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C++
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VB6
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
1 1 (9.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCITP
1 4 (36.36%) MCP
1 4 (36.36%) MCSA
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Kaseya
3 2 (18.18%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) SAP