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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 570 534 467
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -67
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 21 33 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.066% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.30% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 26
Average daily rate
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£275 £270 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £129 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £398 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £250 £275
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 8
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.25 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £17.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -20.45%
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
11255 11002 9302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.20% 22.13% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6480 6306 5084
Average daily rate £370 £350 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £163 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.79% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 927 996 953
Average hourly rate £16.20 £16.20 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.78% -0.78%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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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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
South East -32 7 £425 +112.50% 2
West Midlands -16 5 £300 +27.65%
North West -12 4 £204 +69.79%
South West +6 2 £200 -38.46% 1
East of England +15 1 £225 -31.81% 1
Yorkshire -20 1 - -
Windows NT
UK

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (43.08%) UNIX
4 24 (36.92%) Windows 2000
4 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
4 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (30.77%) Oracle
6 19 (29.23%) SLA
6 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
6 19 (29.23%) VMware
7 17 (26.15%) Java
7 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
8 16 (24.62%) Windows 2000 Server
9 15 (23.08%) Finance
9 15 (23.08%) ITIL
10 14 (21.54%) MS Office
11 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (18.46%) Root Cause Analysis
12 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
12 12 (18.46%) HP
12 12 (18.46%) Citrix
12 12 (18.46%) Linux
13 11 (16.92%) SQL
14 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
15 9 (13.85%) Clustering
15 9 (13.85%) SAN
15 9 (13.85%) HPUX
15 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
15 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 8 (12.31%) WebSphere
2 7 (10.77%) CICS
3 6 (9.23%) MS Exchange
4 5 (7.69%) IBM Notes
5 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
5 4 (6.15%) JBoss
5 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (6.15%) GlassFish
6 3 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (4.62%) IIS
6 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 17 (26.15%) MS Excel
2 14 (21.54%) MS Office
3 3 (4.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP PM
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.85%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) NAS
3 6 (9.23%) DNS
3 6 (9.23%) WAN
3 6 (9.23%) LAN
4 4 (6.15%) DHCP
5 3 (4.62%) Firewall
5 3 (4.62%) SMTP
5 3 (4.62%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.62%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.08%) FTP
7 1 (1.54%) WCDMA
7 1 (1.54%) Internet
7 1 (1.54%) Megaco
7 1 (1.54%) ISUP
7 1 (1.54%) PSTN
7 1 (1.54%) 3GPP
7 1 (1.54%) UMTS
7 1 (1.54%) ATM
7 1 (1.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.15%) DB2
3 4 (6.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) ClearCase
1 4 (6.15%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.15%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (6.15%) Subversion
1 4 (6.15%) Selenium
1 4 (6.15%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (6.15%) WebDriver
1 4 (6.15%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (4.62%) JMeter
3 2 (3.08%) JIRA
4 1 (1.54%) Ant
4 1 (1.54%) Maven
4 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.54%) Hudson
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.15%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 14 (21.54%) Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Technical Support
2 10 (15.38%) Service Analyst
2 10 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 6 (9.23%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (9.23%) Developer
7 4 (6.15%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.15%) Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.15%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (12.31%) .NET
2 6 (9.23%) J2EE
3 4 (6.15%) Swing
3 4 (6.15%) EJB
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (6.15%) Middleware
3 4 (6.15%) SWT
3 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 4 (6.15%) HTML
4 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.54%) WSDL
5 1 (1.54%) SOAP
5 1 (1.54%) XML
5 1 (1.54%) XSLT
5 1 (1.54%) Spring Batch
5 1 (1.54%) Spring
5 1 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Clustering
1 9 (13.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.23%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.15%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) Replication
3 4 (6.15%) CLARiiON
3 4 (6.15%) Symmetrix
3 4 (6.15%) EMC Centera
3 4 (6.15%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.08%) DataPower
6 1 (1.54%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (43.08%) UNIX
4 24 (36.92%) Windows 2000
4 24 (36.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (24.62%) Windows 2000 Server
6 12 (18.46%) Linux
7 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
7 9 (13.85%) HPUX
8 8 (12.31%) Windows 7
9 4 (6.15%) zOS
10 3 (4.62%) AIX
10 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.08%) ITIL
2 12 (18.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (18.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (12.31%) Change Management
4 8 (12.31%) Service Management
4 8 (12.31%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.77%) Incident Management
5 7 (10.77%) Data Migration
5 7 (10.77%) Migration
6 5 (7.69%) Project Management
6 5 (7.69%) Release Management
6 5 (7.69%) Test Strategy
7 4 (6.15%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.15%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (6.15%) Line Management
7 4 (6.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.15%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (6.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) Java
2 11 (16.92%) SQL
3 8 (12.31%) C
4 5 (7.69%) VB
5 4 (6.15%) ABAP
5 4 (6.15%) C#
5 4 (6.15%) VBScript
6 3 (4.62%) Python
6 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.08%) C++
8 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.31%) Degree
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) IBM Certification
4 4 (6.15%) MCSE
4 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (6.15%) Sun Certification
5 3 (4.62%) PMP
5 3 (4.62%) PMI Certification
5 3 (4.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (4.62%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) SLA
2 4 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 24 (36.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (12.31%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (10.77%) VMware ESX
5 4 (6.15%) XenApp
5 4 (6.15%) Firmware
5 4 (6.15%) Terminal Server
6 3 (4.62%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.62%) ISA Server
6 3 (4.62%) XenDesktop
6 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) OpenView
1 5 (7.69%) BladeLogic
1 5 (7.69%) SCCM
1 5 (7.69%) SCOM
2 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.62%) CORE IMPACT
2 3 (4.62%) Nessus
2 3 (4.62%) Nmap
3 1 (1.54%) WSUS
3 1 (1.54%) Unicenter
3 1 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Oracle
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.23%) VMware
3 12 (18.46%) HP
3 12 (18.46%) Citrix
4 8 (12.31%) IBM
5 5 (7.69%) Lotus
5 5 (7.69%) Sun
5 5 (7.69%) Sybase
6 4 (6.15%) SAP
6 4 (6.15%) EMC
6 4 (6.15%) Intel
6 4 (6.15%) 3PAR
7 3 (4.62%) NetApp
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) Compaq
8 2 (3.08%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.54%) Brocade
9 1 (1.54%) Veeam
9 1 (1.54%) Peregrine