The first table below looks at the demand for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 30 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 City of London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 196 213 211
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 3 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.052% 0.014% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 0.069% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£263 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £348 £319
% change year-on-year
-28.05% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -30.43%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1285 1458 1550
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.14% 20.58% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 987 976
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £221 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 84 90
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £48.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -4.70%
Windows NT
London

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) SONET
3 1 (25.00%) DWDM
3 1 (25.00%) MPLS
3 1 (25.00%) OSPF
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Nessus
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (25.00%) Nmap
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) VLAN
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) SONET
2 1 (25.00%) DWDM
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) OSPF
2 1 (25.00%) BGP
2 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (25.00%) RIP
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (25.00%) SDH
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Junior
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Penetration Tester
1 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (25.00%) Junior Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Security Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Network Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Nmap
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Nessus
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (25.00%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle