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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 568 532 527
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 27 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.052% 0.077% 0.062%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.24% 0.34% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 9
Average daily rate
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£430 £286 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.21% -11.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £115 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £418 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £250 £348
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 8
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +56.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +71.87%
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
11122 11255 10462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.59% 22.80% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6671 6495 5835
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £518 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 867 963 981
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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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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 -14 9 £430 +4.87% 3
Yorkshire -20 7 - -
North West -26 5 £388 +236.95% 1
London -6 3 £550 +91.30%
East Midlands +1 2 - - 1
South West -9 1 £305 -
Windows NT
UK

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) UNIX
3 21 (42.86%) ITIL
4 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (34.69%) Data Centre
7 15 (30.61%) Oracle
7 15 (30.61%) SLA
8 14 (28.57%) SQL
8 14 (28.57%) Windows 2000
9 12 (24.49%) HP
9 12 (24.49%) Remedy
9 12 (24.49%) Finance
10 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
11 10 (20.41%) VBScript
12 9 (18.37%) Perl
12 9 (18.37%) Java
12 9 (18.37%) Citrix
12 9 (18.37%) VMware
13 8 (16.33%) Linux
13 8 (16.33%) .NET
13 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
14 7 (14.29%) IBM Notes
14 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.29%) Lotus
14 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
14 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
15 6 (12.24%) SCCM
15 6 (12.24%) CMDB

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (14.29%) IBM Notes
2 5 (10.20%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.12%) CICS
4 3 (6.12%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (6.12%) Apache
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
5 2 (4.08%) Papyrus
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 5.5
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.08%) Lync
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 4 (8.16%) NAS
3 3 (6.12%) BIG-IP
3 3 (6.12%) DHCP
3 3 (6.12%) DNS
3 3 (6.12%) LDAP
4 2 (4.08%) SMTP
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.08%) Internet
4 2 (4.08%) X.400
5 1 (2.04%) Megaco
5 1 (2.04%) ISUP
5 1 (2.04%) Wireless
5 1 (2.04%) ATM
5 1 (2.04%) CDMA
5 1 (2.04%) GPRS
5 1 (2.04%) GSM
5 1 (2.04%) ISDN
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.24%) SQL Server
1 6 (12.24%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) HP UFT
1 4 (8.16%) Selenium
1 4 (8.16%) WebDriver
2 3 (6.12%) Introscope
3 2 (4.08%) MSI
4 1 (2.04%) JIRA
General
1 12 (24.49%) Finance
2 4 (8.16%) Banking
3 3 (6.12%) Front Office
3 3 (6.12%) Back Office
3 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.12%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.08%) Military
4 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 2 (4.08%) Law
5 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.37%) Analyst
2 7 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Service Analyst
4 5 (10.20%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Technical Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.16%) Test Manager
5 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Support
6 3 (6.12%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Storage Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) .NET Framework
3 3 (6.12%) Java EE
3 3 (6.12%) WCF
3 3 (6.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (6.12%) Middleware
4 1 (2.04%) ISPF
4 1 (2.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Mainframe
3 6 (12.24%) Clustering
3 6 (12.24%) CMDB
4 4 (8.16%) Symmetrix DMX
4 4 (8.16%) Replication
4 4 (8.16%) CLARiiON
4 4 (8.16%) Symmetrix
4 4 (8.16%) EMC Centera
5 3 (6.12%) Fixed Income
6 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (46.94%) UNIX
3 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (36.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (28.57%) Windows 2000
6 8 (16.33%) Windows XP
6 8 (16.33%) Linux
7 5 (10.20%) HPUX
8 4 (8.16%) MVS
8 4 (8.16%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (2.04%) Windows Vista
11 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.24%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (10.20%) Incident Management
3 5 (10.20%) Release Management
3 5 (10.20%) Change Management
3 5 (10.20%) Migration
4 4 (8.16%) Scrum
4 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (8.16%) TDD
4 4 (8.16%) Test Management
4 4 (8.16%) Data Migration
4 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
4 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
4 4 (8.16%) BDD
4 4 (8.16%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (8.16%) Performance Analysis
4 4 (8.16%) Line Management
5 3 (6.12%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) SQL
2 10 (20.41%) VBScript
3 9 (18.37%) Perl
3 9 (18.37%) Java
4 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 6 (12.24%) Jython
5 4 (8.16%) C#
6 3 (6.12%) C
6 3 (6.12%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) JCL
7 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.04%) VB
8 1 (2.04%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) HNC
3 1 (2.04%) CCNA
3 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (12.24%) XenApp
4 5 (10.20%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.08%) XenServer
5 2 (4.08%) Firmware
5 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.08%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
1 6 (12.24%) HP UCMDB
2 5 (10.20%) OpenView
3 4 (8.16%) Control-M
4 3 (6.12%) BladeLogic
4 3 (6.12%) Tivoli
4 3 (6.12%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (4.08%) AirWatch
5 2 (4.08%) Unicenter
5 2 (4.08%) WSUS
6 1 (2.04%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.04%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 15 (30.61%) Oracle
2 12 (24.49%) HP
2 12 (24.49%) Remedy
3 9 (18.37%) VMware
3 9 (18.37%) Citrix
4 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (14.29%) Lotus
5 6 (12.24%) IBM
6 4 (8.16%) Sybase
6 4 (8.16%) EMC
6 4 (8.16%) 3PAR
7 3 (6.12%) F5
7 3 (6.12%) Altiris
8 2 (4.08%) Peregrine
8 2 (4.08%) CA
9 1 (2.04%) NetApp
9 1 (2.04%) Cisco
9 1 (2.04%) Sun
9 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.04%) Symantec