The first table below looks at the demand for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Cheshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 0 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 1.34% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 5.38% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £195 £271 £220
% change year-on-year
-28.11% +23.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-23.07% -9.00%
Operating Systems Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
205 186 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.06% 24.93% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 69 93
Average daily rate £288 £307 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -5.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £134 £153 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £475 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 20 8
Average hourly rate £31.50 £16.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.90% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £8.25 £12.22
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £37.50 £22.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows NT
North West

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Crewe - - - -
Runcorn - - - -
Windows NT
North West

Windows NT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Specialist
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
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