Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 22 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 80 59
Rank change year-on-year -3 -21 -18
Contract jobs citing Windows XP 8 9 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.63% 0.69% 2.26%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.64% 3.09% 13.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 7
Wiltshire median daily rate - £313 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.76% +68.89%
South West median daily rate £168 £205 £150
% change year-on-year -18.29% +36.67% -19.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 15
Wiltshire median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.69% -4.85%
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £12.75 £16.75
% change year-on-year +1.96% -23.88% +1.52%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 220 291 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 17.23% 22.47% 16.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 202 120
Wiltshire median daily rate £375 £355 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.63% +3.27% +3.77%
10th Percentile £128 £135 £156
90th Percentile £500 £550 £500
South West median daily rate £350 £350 £370
% change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £13.00 £41.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.29% +95.24% -7.45%
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.26 £18.50
% change year-on-year +14.68% -17.51% +8.82%

Windows XP
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows XP in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows XP in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows XP in Wiltshire

Windows XP
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

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 Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 22 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
Swindon +4 6 - -
Windows XP
South West

For the 6 months to 22 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Windows XP.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Migration
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Time Management
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
7 1 (12.50%) Office 365
7 1 (12.50%) Analytics
7 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (12.50%) Privileged Identity Management
7 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
7 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
7 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
7 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Windows XP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 2 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Customer Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (25.00%) Break/Fix
4 1 (12.50%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (12.50%) Privileged Identity Management
4 1 (12.50%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft