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 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 551 533 540
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 29 47 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.10% 0.070%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% 0.45% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 27 17
Average daily rate £190 £340 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.11% +151.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £134 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £441 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £293 £343 £130
% change year-on-year
-14.52% +163.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Average hourly rate £40.50 £22.69 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.49% +29.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £22.69 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+78.49% +29.65%
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
10069 10543 9908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.34% 22.87% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6173 6184 5496
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 749 842 915
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 February 2016.

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 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East -2 11 £251 -42.74% 3
South West +3 7 - - 1
London -14 6 £140 -58.82%
East Midlands - 4 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 - 1
Windows NT
UK

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 33 (67.35%) SLA
2 33 (67.35%) ITIL
3 31 (63.27%) Unix
4 25 (51.02%) MVS
4 25 (51.02%) Mainframe
5 17 (34.69%) Control-M
5 17 (34.69%) Remedy
5 17 (34.69%) Windows XP
6 16 (32.65%) Windows 2000
7 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (26.53%) Finance
8 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
9 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
10 9 (18.37%) Banking
10 9 (18.37%) Retail
10 9 (18.37%) CCNA
10 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (18.37%) Cisco
11 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
11 8 (16.33%) Tivoli
11 8 (16.33%) Six Sigma
11 8 (16.33%) CA Wily
11 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
12 7 (14.29%) CMMI
12 7 (14.29%) HNC
13 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
13 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
14 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
14 5 (10.20%) Problem Management

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.08%) Apache
3 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Internet
1 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.08%) Network Security
4 1 (2.04%) HTTP
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) SMTP
4 1 (2.04%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) MySQL
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Metasploit
1 1 (2.04%) Selenium
1 1 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (26.53%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
2 9 (18.37%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Military
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) MVS Operator
2 8 (16.33%) NOC Engineer
3 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) Unix Operator
4 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.12%) IT Support
6 3 (6.12%) Network Support
6 3 (6.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Operator
7 2 (4.08%) Linux Support
7 2 (4.08%) Monitoring Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) 1st Line Support
8 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) LAMP
1 2 (4.08%) Web Services
2 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (51.02%) Mainframe
2 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.16%) EPoS
5 2 (4.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (63.27%) Unix
3 25 (51.02%) MVS
4 17 (34.69%) Windows XP
5 16 (32.65%) Windows 2000
6 13 (26.53%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (10.20%) Linux
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.12%) Windows Vista
9 2 (4.08%) Debian
9 2 (4.08%) Fedora
9 2 (4.08%) SUSE
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
9 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.04%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (67.35%) ITIL
2 8 (16.33%) PRINCE2
2 8 (16.33%) Six Sigma
3 7 (14.29%) CMMI
4 6 (12.24%) Service Delivery
5 5 (10.20%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.12%) SIEM
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (4.08%) Contact Management
7 2 (4.08%) Information Security
8 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.04%) Change Management
8 1 (2.04%) Computer Security
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.04%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.04%) Information Management
8 1 (2.04%) Line Management
8 1 (2.04%) Network Management
8 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) Perl
1 2 (4.08%) PHP
1 2 (4.08%) Ruby
2 1 (2.04%) C
2 1 (2.04%) C#
2 1 (2.04%) Java
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (22.45%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.41%) SC Cleared
3 9 (18.37%) CCNA
3 9 (18.37%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (14.29%) HNC
5 2 (4.08%) GSEC
6 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) GCED
6 1 (2.04%) GCIA
6 1 (2.04%) GCIH
6 1 (2.04%) ISEB
6 1 (2.04%) MCITP
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) MCSE
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (67.35%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.08%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (34.69%) Control-M
2 8 (16.33%) CA Wily
2 8 (16.33%) Tivoli
3 5 (10.20%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (2.04%) Nessus
4 1 (2.04%) Netcool
4 1 (2.04%) Nmap
4 1 (2.04%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 17 (34.69%) Remedy
2 9 (18.37%) Cisco
3 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.12%) Retalix
5 2 (4.08%) Oracle
5 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.04%) CA
6 1 (2.04%) Citrix
6 1 (2.04%) Kaseya
6 1 (2.04%) Peregrine
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
6 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.04%) Spiceworks