The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 61 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 23 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.84% 2.32% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.93% 9.70% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 0
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £300 £259
% change year-on-year
+5.83% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-34.42% +48.78%
Windows NT
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
290 237 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 23.18% 23.87% 22.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 92 71
Average daily rate £290 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £125 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £437 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 31
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.93 £12.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.72 £16.90 £35.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows NT across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014.

Windows NT Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) UNIX
3 22 (62.86%) Finance
4 15 (42.86%) SLA
5 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 14 (40.00%) Windows 2000
5 14 (40.00%) C#
5 14 (40.00%) Java
5 14 (40.00%) SQL
5 14 (40.00%) VBScript
5 14 (40.00%) .NET
5 14 (40.00%) Oracle
5 14 (40.00%) Intel
5 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) Selenium
5 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 13 (37.14%) VMware
7 12 (34.29%) VMware ESX
7 12 (34.29%) Mainframe
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (34.29%) SAN
7 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
7 12 (34.29%) MCSE
7 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
7 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (34.29%) NAS
8 11 (31.43%) Test Automation
8 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (31.43%) Terminal Services

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 9 (25.71%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (25.71%) IIS
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SAN
1 12 (34.29%) NAS
2 5 (14.29%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (40.00%) Selenium
2 9 (25.71%) WebDriver
2 9 (25.71%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (20.00%) JMeter
4 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (14.29%) Visual Studio
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
General
1 22 (62.86%) Finance
2 8 (22.86%) Banking
3 5 (14.29%) Automotive
4 2 (5.71%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Test Manager
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (22.86%) Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Test Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Test Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Server Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Mainframe Operator
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Mainframe
2 10 (28.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) UNIX
3 14 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (20.00%) MVS
7 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) Test Automation
2 11 (31.43%) Change Management
2 11 (31.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (25.71%) Waterfall
3 9 (25.71%) BDD
3 9 (25.71%) Line Management
3 9 (25.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (25.71%) TDD
4 6 (17.14%) Automated Testing
5 5 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) C#
1 14 (40.00%) Java
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
1 14 (40.00%) VBScript
2 5 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (34.29%) MCSE
2 11 (31.43%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (42.86%) SLA
2 6 (17.14%) QA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) VMware ESX
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (31.43%) Terminal Services
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 9 (25.71%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (31.43%) BladeLogic
2 9 (25.71%) SCOM
3 5 (14.29%) Control-M
3 5 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.71%) MAINVIEW
4 2 (5.71%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.71%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle
1 14 (40.00%) Intel
2 13 (37.14%) VMware
3 11 (31.43%) Citrix
4 5 (14.29%) Remedy
4 5 (14.29%) SAP