The table below looks at the statistics for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 563 513 521
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +8
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 23 42 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.045% 0.088% 0.076%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.20% 0.38% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 17
Average daily rate
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£430 £314 £343
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.05% -8.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £115 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £412 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £284 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.46% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.27% +38.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +83.33%
Windows NT
UK

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

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11265 11120 10005
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.23% 23.22% 22.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6710 6403 5555
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 884 950 966
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.90 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £30.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows NT
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows NT across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Windows NT Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
Yorkshire -17 7 - -
South East -20 6 £430 +4.87% 2
North West -14 5 £263 +128.26%
London -16 3 £550 +79.59% 1
South West -9 2 £240 -26.15%
Windows NT
UK

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (48.21%) UNIX
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (37.50%) ITIL
5 20 (35.71%) Windows 2000
6 19 (33.93%) Oracle
6 19 (33.93%) Data Centre
7 18 (32.14%) Finance
8 17 (30.36%) SLA
8 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
9 16 (28.57%) VMware
10 15 (26.79%) SQL
11 14 (25.00%) HP
12 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
12 11 (19.64%) VBScript
12 11 (19.64%) Java
12 11 (19.64%) Citrix
12 11 (19.64%) Clustering
12 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (17.86%) Remedy
13 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
14 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
14 9 (16.07%) Perl
14 9 (16.07%) .NET
14 9 (16.07%) Linux
14 9 (16.07%) VMware ESXi
15 8 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
15 8 (14.29%) Release Management

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 7 (12.50%) IBM Notes
2 4 (7.14%) CICS
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.36%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.36%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) Apache
3 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.57%) Lync
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP PM
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) DNS
1 5 (8.93%) SAN
2 4 (7.14%) NAS
3 3 (5.36%) DHCP
3 3 (5.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) BIG-IP
3 3 (5.36%) LDAP
4 1 (1.79%) ATM
4 1 (1.79%) CDMA
4 1 (1.79%) GPRS
4 1 (1.79%) GSM
4 1 (1.79%) ISDN
4 1 (1.79%) LAN
4 1 (1.79%) PSTN
4 1 (1.79%) 3GPP
4 1 (1.79%) UMTS
4 1 (1.79%) WAN
4 1 (1.79%) WCDMA
4 1 (1.79%) GGSN
4 1 (1.79%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (10.71%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.79%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (8.93%) HP UFT
1 5 (8.93%) Selenium
1 5 (8.93%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.36%) Introscope
3 2 (3.57%) MSI
4 1 (1.79%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (1.79%) JMeter
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Banking
2 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
3 3 (5.36%) Front Office
3 3 (5.36%) Back Office
3 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 2 (3.57%) Law
4 2 (3.57%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (17.86%) Analyst
2 9 (16.07%) Technical Support
3 8 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (10.71%) Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Test Manager
6 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Storage Specialist
8 3 (5.36%) Applications Support Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) .NET
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (7.14%) Middleware
2 4 (7.14%) .NET Framework
3 3 (5.36%) Java EE
3 3 (5.36%) WCF
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Data Centre
2 11 (19.64%) Clustering
3 10 (17.86%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 6 (10.71%) CMDB
6 4 (7.14%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (7.14%) Replication
6 4 (7.14%) CLARiiON
6 4 (7.14%) Symmetrix
6 4 (7.14%) EMC Centera
7 3 (5.36%) Fixed Income
7 3 (5.36%) Client/Server
7 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.79%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 56 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (48.21%) UNIX
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (41.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (35.71%) Windows 2000
5 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
5 9 (16.07%) Linux
6 8 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
7 6 (10.71%) HPUX
8 3 (5.36%) MVS
9 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.79%) zOS
10 1 (1.79%) Solaris
10 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) ITIL
2 8 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (14.29%) Release Management
3 7 (12.50%) Change Management
3 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 5 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.93%) TDD
5 5 (8.93%) Service Management
5 5 (8.93%) Line Management
5 5 (8.93%) Test Automation
5 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
5 5 (8.93%) BDD
5 5 (8.93%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.93%) Patch Management
6 4 (7.14%) Test Management
6 4 (7.14%) Data Migration
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (26.79%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) VBScript
2 11 (19.64%) Java
3 9 (16.07%) Perl
4 6 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.71%) Jython
5 5 (8.93%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) C
7 3 (5.36%) ABAP
7 3 (5.36%) Python
8 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.57%) VB
9 1 (1.79%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (7.14%) Degree
2 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.36%) MCP
3 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (3.57%) PMP
3 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.79%) HNC
4 1 (1.79%) CCNA
4 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (30.36%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 17 (30.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (19.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.07%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (10.71%) XenApp
5 5 (8.93%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
6 4 (7.14%) Firmware
7 2 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.57%) XenServer
8 1 (1.79%) vSphere
8 1 (1.79%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) SCCM
1 6 (10.71%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (8.93%) OpenView
3 4 (7.14%) BladeLogic
4 3 (5.36%) WSUS
4 3 (5.36%) Tivoli
4 3 (5.36%) Control-M
4 3 (5.36%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (3.57%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.57%) SCOM
6 1 (1.79%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.79%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 19 (33.93%) Oracle
2 16 (28.57%) VMware
3 14 (25.00%) HP
4 11 (19.64%) Microsoft
4 11 (19.64%) Citrix
5 10 (17.86%) Remedy
6 7 (12.50%) Lotus
7 5 (8.93%) IBM
8 4 (7.14%) 3PAR
8 4 (7.14%) EMC
8 4 (7.14%) Sybase
9 3 (5.36%) SAP
9 3 (5.36%) NetApp
9 3 (5.36%) F5
9 3 (5.36%) Altiris
10 2 (3.57%) Compaq
11 1 (1.79%) Sun
11 1 (1.79%) Cisco
11 1 (1.79%) Peregrine
11 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards