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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 531 520 508
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 42 51 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.36% 0.46% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 43
Average daily rate
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£315 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £116 £117 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £352 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £321 £323 £268
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +20.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -18.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £16.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.60 £27.60 £31.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -44.82%
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
11705 11078 11411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.46% 22.94% 21.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6846 6358 5984
Average daily rate £350 £355 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £183 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 961 1122
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 £33.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.85 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.95% -6.76%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 -9 24 £410 +17.14% 2
London +17 7 £211 -42.12%
North West -2 6 £120 -11.11%
West Midlands - 2 £225 -
East Midlands +3 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Windows NT
UK

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (44.74%) UNIX
3 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
4 28 (36.84%) Windows 2000
5 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
6 25 (32.89%) Active Directory
7 24 (31.58%) Windows XP
8 22 (28.95%) SQL
9 21 (27.63%) MS Office
10 20 (26.32%) SLA
11 19 (25.00%) Oracle
11 19 (25.00%) Finance
12 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (22.37%) ITIL
14 16 (21.05%) Citrix
15 15 (19.74%) Java
16 14 (18.42%) .NET
16 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
16 14 (18.42%) Oracle Database
16 14 (18.42%) VMware
17 13 (17.11%) Clustering
17 13 (17.11%) Service Management
17 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
17 13 (17.11%) VBScript
17 13 (17.11%) C#
18 12 (15.79%) MCSE
18 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
18 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
18 12 (15.79%) Selenium

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 9 (11.84%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.21%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) CICS
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (32.89%) MS Excel
2 21 (27.63%) MS Office
3 5 (6.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.32%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) TCP/IP
2 8 (10.53%) SAN
2 8 (10.53%) Broadband
2 8 (10.53%) Internet
2 8 (10.53%) NAS
3 7 (9.21%) LAN
4 6 (7.89%) WAN
5 5 (6.58%) DNS
6 4 (5.26%) ADSL
7 3 (3.95%) Firewall
7 3 (3.95%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.63%) DHCP
8 2 (2.63%) SMS
8 2 (2.63%) VoIP
8 2 (2.63%) OSPF
8 2 (2.63%) BGP
9 1 (1.32%) EIGRP
9 1 (1.32%) MGCP
9 1 (1.32%) NetScreen
9 1 (1.32%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.42%) Oracle Database
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.32%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Selenium
2 7 (9.21%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (9.21%) WebDriver
3 5 (6.58%) JMeter
3 5 (6.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.95%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.95%) MSI
4 3 (3.95%) InstallShield
4 3 (3.95%) AdminStudio
5 1 (1.32%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 19 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (10.53%) Banking
3 5 (6.58%) Automotive
4 3 (3.95%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.63%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (28.95%) Analyst
2 9 (11.84%) Service Analyst
2 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
3 8 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (9.21%) Administrator
4 7 (9.21%) Test Manager
4 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.26%) Tester
6 4 (5.26%) Test Engineer
7 3 (3.95%) Help Desk Support
7 3 (3.95%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (3.95%) Developer
7 3 (3.95%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.95%) Service Manager
7 3 (3.95%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (18.42%) .NET
2 3 (3.95%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.63%) HTML
4 1 (1.32%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.32%) J2EE
4 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Clustering
2 9 (11.84%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 2 (2.63%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.32%) IVR
4 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (44.74%) UNIX
3 28 (36.84%) Windows 2000
4 27 (35.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (31.58%) Windows XP
6 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (15.79%) Windows 7
8 11 (14.47%) Windows 2000 Server
9 8 (10.53%) MVS
10 6 (7.89%) Windows Vista
10 6 (7.89%) Linux
10 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (5.26%) AIX
12 2 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.37%) ITIL
2 13 (17.11%) Service Management
2 13 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.16%) Test Automation
4 9 (11.84%) Incident Management
4 9 (11.84%) Change Management
4 9 (11.84%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (11.84%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (10.53%) TDD
5 8 (10.53%) BDD
6 7 (9.21%) Waterfall
6 7 (9.21%) Line Management
7 6 (7.89%) Migration
8 5 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.58%) Project Management
8 5 (6.58%) Automated Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 15 (19.74%) Java
3 13 (17.11%) C#
3 13 (17.11%) VBScript
4 7 (9.21%) VB
4 7 (9.21%) C
5 3 (3.95%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.63%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.32%) Python
7 1 (1.32%) C++
7 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (15.79%) MCSE
3 9 (11.84%) Degree
4 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.58%) ISEB
6 3 (3.95%) MCP
7 2 (2.63%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.32%) HND
8 1 (1.32%) CCNA
8 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (26.32%) SLA
2 6 (7.89%) QA
System Software
1 25 (32.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 7 (9.21%) Terminal Services
4 7 (9.21%) ISA Server
4 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (6.58%) Terminal Server
6 4 (5.26%) Nmap
7 3 (3.95%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.32%) MetaFrame
8 1 (1.32%) Hyper-V
8 1 (1.32%) vSphere
8 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (13.16%) SCOM
2 7 (9.21%) BladeLogic
2 7 (9.21%) Control-M
3 4 (5.26%) Nessus
3 4 (5.26%) SCCM
3 4 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (5.26%) CORE IMPACT
4 3 (3.95%) Unicenter
4 3 (3.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (2.63%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
5 2 (2.63%) MOM
6 1 (1.32%) MAINVIEW
6 1 (1.32%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 33 (43.42%) Microsoft
2 19 (25.00%) Oracle
3 16 (21.05%) Citrix
4 14 (18.42%) VMware
5 10 (13.16%) HP
5 10 (13.16%) Intel
6 6 (7.89%) SAP
6 6 (7.89%) Cisco
7 5 (6.58%) Remedy
8 4 (5.26%) Compaq
9 3 (3.95%) Dell
9 3 (3.95%) CA
10 2 (2.63%) NetApp
10 2 (2.63%) BMC
10 2 (2.63%) AppSense
10 2 (2.63%) Altiris
11 1 (1.32%) FrontRange
11 1 (1.32%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.32%) Nokia
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