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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 536 498 489
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 44 64 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.38% 0.58% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 27 52
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£295 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.71% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £128 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £335 £268
% change year-on-year
-10.44% +25.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 9
Average hourly rate £21.00 £30.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.14% +48.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.70 £30.50 £33.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £30.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-31.14% +48.78%
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
11555 11048 11147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.22% 22.96% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6833 6356 5856
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 1014 973 1121
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.70 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
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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 -22 26 £350 - 5
London +11 9 £110 -69.86%
North West -9 5 £128 -24.10%
Yorkshire +1 2 - -
East Midlands +3 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 £225 -
East of England - - - -
South West - - - -
Windows NT
UK

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (47.06%) UNIX
3 37 (43.53%) Microsoft
4 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (37.65%) Windows 2000
6 30 (35.29%) MS Excel
7 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
8 25 (29.41%) Finance
9 24 (28.24%) SLA
9 24 (28.24%) Windows XP
9 24 (28.24%) SQL
10 23 (27.06%) MS Office
11 21 (24.71%) Oracle
11 21 (24.71%) Citrix
11 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (23.53%) ITIL
13 19 (22.35%) VMware
14 17 (20.00%) Java
15 16 (18.82%) .NET
15 16 (18.82%) Clustering
15 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database
16 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
16 15 (17.65%) VBScript
16 15 (17.65%) C#
16 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
17 14 (16.47%) Intel
17 14 (16.47%) Windows 2000 Server
17 14 (16.47%) Selenium
18 13 (15.29%) Windows 7

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 10 (11.76%) IIS
2 9 (10.59%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.41%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (7.06%) SharePoint
5 5 (5.88%) CICS
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 3 (3.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 30 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 23 (27.06%) MS Office
3 5 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.18%) InfoPath
4 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.94%) NAS
1 11 (12.94%) SAN
2 10 (11.76%) Internet
2 10 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 9 (10.59%) Broadband
3 9 (10.59%) LAN
4 8 (9.41%) WAN
5 7 (8.24%) DNS
6 4 (4.71%) ADSL
7 3 (3.53%) Firewall
7 3 (3.53%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.35%) DHCP
8 2 (2.35%) BGP
8 2 (2.35%) OSPF
8 2 (2.35%) SMS
8 2 (2.35%) VoIP
8 2 (2.35%) VLAN
9 1 (1.18%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.18%) Cisco ICM
9 1 (1.18%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (18.82%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.18%) Ingres
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 14 (16.47%) Selenium
2 9 (10.59%) WebDriver
2 9 (10.59%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (8.24%) JMeter
4 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.53%) MSI
5 3 (3.53%) InstallShield
5 3 (3.53%) AdminStudio
6 1 (1.18%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 25 (29.41%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Automotive
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Analyst
2 11 (12.94%) Administrator
3 10 (11.76%) Service Analyst
3 10 (11.76%) Windows Administrator
4 9 (10.59%) Service Desk Analyst
4 9 (10.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (10.59%) Test Manager
5 7 (8.24%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.71%) Project Manager
7 4 (4.71%) Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Desktop Support
7 4 (4.71%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.71%) Test Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Service Desk Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Security Tester
8 3 (3.53%) Penetration Tester
8 3 (3.53%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.53%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.82%) .NET
2 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.35%) HTML
4 1 (1.18%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.18%) J2EE
4 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) Clustering
2 12 (14.12%) Mainframe
3 3 (3.53%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.53%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.18%) CCTV
5 1 (1.18%) IVR
5 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (47.06%) UNIX
3 33 (38.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 32 (37.65%) Windows 2000
5 24 (28.24%) Windows XP
6 21 (24.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (16.47%) Windows 2000 Server
8 13 (15.29%) Windows 7
9 10 (11.76%) MVS
10 7 (8.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (7.06%) Linux
11 6 (7.06%) Windows Vista
12 4 (4.71%) AIX
13 3 (3.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.53%) ITIL
2 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (15.29%) Service Management
4 12 (14.12%) Change Management
4 12 (14.12%) Test Automation
4 12 (14.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (12.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (11.76%) TDD
6 10 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 10 (11.76%) BDD
7 9 (10.59%) Waterfall
7 9 (10.59%) Line Management
8 7 (8.24%) Migration
9 6 (7.06%) Project Management
9 6 (7.06%) Automated Testing
10 5 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.88%) Problem Management
10 5 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (5.88%) Test Strategy
11 4 (4.71%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 24 (28.24%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) Java
3 15 (17.65%) VBScript
3 15 (17.65%) C#
4 8 (9.41%) C
5 7 (8.24%) VB
6 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.53%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.35%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) C++
8 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.29%) MCSE
3 11 (12.94%) Degree
4 5 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (5.88%) ISEB
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.35%) CCNA
5 2 (2.35%) MCITP
6 1 (1.18%) MCP
6 1 (1.18%) HND
6 1 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (28.24%) SLA
2 6 (7.06%) QA
System Software
1 29 (34.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.12%) VMware ESX
4 10 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 8 (9.41%) ISA Server
5 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (5.88%) Terminal Server
7 4 (4.71%) Nmap
8 3 (3.53%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.18%) vSphere
9 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.18%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) SCOM
2 10 (11.76%) BladeLogic
3 7 (8.24%) Control-M
4 4 (4.71%) Unicenter
4 4 (4.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (4.71%) Nessus
4 4 (4.71%) CORE IMPACT
4 4 (4.71%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (4.71%) SCCM
5 3 (3.53%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.35%) MOM
6 2 (2.35%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (2.35%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (2.35%) CA Wily
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco UCCE
7 1 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (1.18%) MAINVIEW
7 1 (1.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (43.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.71%) Oracle
2 21 (24.71%) Citrix
3 19 (22.35%) VMware
4 14 (16.47%) Intel
5 10 (11.76%) HP
6 7 (8.24%) Cisco
7 6 (7.06%) Remedy
7 6 (7.06%) SAP
8 4 (4.71%) CA
8 4 (4.71%) Compaq
9 3 (3.53%) Dell
10 2 (2.35%) NetApp
10 2 (2.35%) BMC
10 2 (2.35%) AppSense
11 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.18%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.18%) FrontRange
11 1 (1.18%) Unisys
11 1 (1.18%) Royalblue
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