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 28 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 566 532 478
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -54
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 17 34 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.034% 0.069% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.15% 0.30% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 26
Average daily rate
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£291 £273 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.88% -23.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £168 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £399 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £270 £298
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -9.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.67 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.41% -13.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+72.41% -9.37%
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
11151 11172 9310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.29% 22.65% 21.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 6537 6469 5106
Average daily rate £363 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 912 993 935
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £37.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 28 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 28 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
Yorkshire -17 5 - -
North West -8 4 £263 -
London +14 3 £550 +100.00% 1
South West +13 3 £225 -30.76% 1
West Midlands -13 2 £295 +25.53% 1
Windows NT
UK

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) UNIX
3 26 (41.94%) Oracle
3 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (32.26%) Windows 2000
6 19 (30.65%) ITIL
6 19 (30.65%) Java
7 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
8 17 (27.42%) Data Centre
9 16 (25.81%) HP
9 16 (25.81%) SQL
9 16 (25.81%) VMware
10 15 (24.19%) Linux
10 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
11 14 (22.58%) Finance
12 13 (20.97%) SLA
13 12 (19.35%) Windows 2000 Server
13 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
14 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
14 11 (17.74%) Citrix
14 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
14 11 (17.74%) .NET
15 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
15 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
15 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
15 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (14.52%) VMware ESXi
16 9 (14.52%) Clustering

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 10 (16.13%) WebSphere
2 7 (11.29%) IBM Notes
3 4 (6.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.84%) GlassFish
4 3 (4.84%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.84%) JBoss
4 3 (4.84%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.84%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.84%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) CICS
5 2 (3.23%) Lync
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (17.74%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.29%) MS Office
3 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP PM
1 1 (1.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.68%) DNS
2 5 (8.06%) SAN
3 4 (6.45%) WAN
3 4 (6.45%) DHCP
3 4 (6.45%) LAN
3 4 (6.45%) NAS
4 3 (4.84%) BIG-IP
4 3 (4.84%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.84%) LDAP
5 2 (3.23%) FTP
6 1 (1.61%) MGW
6 1 (1.61%) Network Security
6 1 (1.61%) GGSN
6 1 (1.61%) SGSN
6 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.61%) Firewall
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
6 1 (1.61%) PSTN
6 1 (1.61%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.61%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.29%) Relational Database
2 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 4 (6.45%) DB2
3 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (6.45%) ClearCase
1 4 (6.45%) Subversion
1 4 (6.45%) Selenium
1 4 (6.45%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
2 3 (4.84%) Introscope
2 3 (4.84%) JMeter
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.84%) Eclipse RCP
3 2 (3.23%) MSI
3 2 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (1.61%) CruiseControl
4 1 (1.61%) Maven
4 1 (1.61%) Ant
4 1 (1.61%) Hudson
General
1 14 (22.58%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
2 5 (8.06%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Front Office
3 3 (4.84%) Back Office
3 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.23%) Law
4 2 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 2 (3.23%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.61%) Marketing
5 1 (1.61%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.61%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (19.35%) Analyst
2 9 (14.52%) Technical Support
3 8 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Support Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (11.29%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (9.68%) Service Desk Analyst
5 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (9.68%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (8.06%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Project Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.45%) Consultant
7 4 (6.45%) Support Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Project Manager
7 4 (6.45%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 7 (11.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (11.29%) Middleware
3 5 (8.06%) J2EE
4 4 (6.45%) HTML
4 4 (6.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (4.84%) SWT
5 3 (4.84%) WCF
5 3 (4.84%) Java EE
5 3 (4.84%) Swing
5 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 3 (4.84%) EJB
6 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.61%) Spring
6 1 (1.61%) WSDL
6 1 (1.61%) SOAP
6 1 (1.61%) XML
6 1 (1.61%) XSLT
6 1 (1.61%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Data Centre
2 12 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (14.52%) Clustering
4 4 (6.45%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.45%) Client/Server
4 4 (6.45%) CLARiiON
4 4 (6.45%) Symmetrix
4 4 (6.45%) EMC Centera
4 4 (6.45%) Replication
4 4 (6.45%) CMDB
4 4 (6.45%) Symmetrix DMX
5 3 (4.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.84%) Fixed Income
5 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.23%) DataPower
7 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) UNIX
3 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (37.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (32.26%) Windows 2000
6 15 (24.19%) Linux
7 12 (19.35%) Windows 2000 Server
8 10 (16.13%) Windows XP
9 9 (14.52%) HPUX
10 6 (9.68%) Windows 7
11 4 (6.45%) zOS
12 3 (4.84%) AIX
13 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 1 (1.61%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.65%) ITIL
2 12 (19.35%) Root Cause Analysis
3 10 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
4 8 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (12.90%) Release Management
5 7 (11.29%) Change Management
5 7 (11.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.06%) Data Migration
6 5 (8.06%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.06%) Migration
6 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.06%) Project Management
6 5 (8.06%) Test Strategy
6 5 (8.06%) Patch Management
7 4 (6.45%) Line Management
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.45%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (6.45%) Capacity Management
7 4 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.45%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) Java
2 16 (25.81%) SQL
3 8 (12.90%) VBScript
3 8 (12.90%) C
4 7 (11.29%) Perl
5 6 (9.68%) Python
6 5 (8.06%) VB
7 4 (6.45%) ABAP
7 4 (6.45%) C#
7 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.45%) Jython
8 3 (4.84%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.84%) Shell Script
9 2 (3.23%) C++
9 2 (3.23%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.61%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
2 5 (8.06%) Degree
3 4 (6.45%) IBM Certification
4 3 (4.84%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.84%) MCP
4 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (4.84%) Sun Certification
4 3 (4.84%) PMP
4 3 (4.84%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.61%) HNC
5 1 (1.61%) CCNA
5 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (20.97%) SLA
2 4 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 18 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.52%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (9.68%) XenApp
5 5 (8.06%) XenDesktop
5 5 (8.06%) VMware ESX
6 4 (6.45%) Firmware
6 4 (6.45%) Terminal Server
7 2 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.23%) XenServer
8 1 (1.61%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (9.68%) SCCM
2 5 (8.06%) OpenView
3 4 (6.45%) HP UCMDB
3 4 (6.45%) BladeLogic
4 3 (4.84%) CORE IMPACT
4 3 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (4.84%) WSUS
4 3 (4.84%) Nessus
4 3 (4.84%) Nmap
4 3 (4.84%) Tivoli
4 3 (4.84%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (3.23%) AirWatch
5 2 (3.23%) SCOM
6 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.61%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 26 (41.94%) Oracle
2 16 (25.81%) HP
2 16 (25.81%) VMware
3 15 (24.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (17.74%) Citrix
5 8 (12.90%) IBM
6 7 (11.29%) Sybase
6 7 (11.29%) Lotus
7 5 (8.06%) Remedy
8 4 (6.45%) Sun
8 4 (6.45%) EMC
8 4 (6.45%) SAP
8 4 (6.45%) 3PAR
9 3 (4.84%) Altiris
9 3 (4.84%) NetApp
9 3 (4.84%) F5
10 2 (3.23%) Compaq
10 2 (3.23%) Cisco
11 1 (1.61%) Brocade
11 1 (1.61%) Computacenter