The first table below looks at the demand for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Buckinghamshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 73 73 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -21
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 13 5 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.99% 0.49% 1.97%
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.35% 2.13% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Average daily rate
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£410 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.15% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £343 £319
% change year-on-year
-27.00% +7.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -30.43%
Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
243 235 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.48% 23.11% 27.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 99 94
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £207 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.60 £12.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.75 £21.75 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows NT
South East

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows NT across the Buckinghamshire region.

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT across the Buckinghamshire region.

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows NT within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 10 £371 +14.23%
Windows NT
South East

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Windows NT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows NT.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
3 10 (66.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) SLA
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (40.00%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) Java
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) VBScript
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle
5 6 (40.00%) Selenium
5 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
6 5 (33.33%) Degree
6 5 (33.33%) Change Management
6 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (33.33%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
6 5 (33.33%) Clustering
6 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
6 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000
6 5 (33.33%) MCSE
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Intel
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) QA

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Windows NT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows NT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
1 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Broadband
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (13.33%) JMeter
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Automotive
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Server Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Mainframe Operator
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) UNIX
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (33.33%) Windows 2000
5 3 (20.00%) MVS
6 1 (6.67%) AIX
6 1 (6.67%) Solaris
6 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Management
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Test Automation
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) BDD
3 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (20.00%) TDD
3 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) Release Management
5 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
1 6 (40.00%) Java
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
1 6 (40.00%) VBScript
2 3 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) MCSE
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) SLA
2 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
2 3 (20.00%) Control-M
2 3 (20.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (6.67%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Intel
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Remedy
3 3 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix