The table below looks at the statistics for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester 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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 105 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -4
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.054% 0.31% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 1.32% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Average daily rate
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- £120 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £318 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.98% -2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £27.50 £15.20
% change year-on-year
-37.27% +80.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
355 302 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.18% 23.07% 20.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 168 120
Average daily rate £350 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 28 28
Average hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows NT across the Manchester region.

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT across the Manchester region.

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows NT
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 2 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) CICS
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Office 365
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 2000
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
1 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
1 2 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware