The table below looks at the statistics for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes 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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 66 71 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -26
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 6 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.70% 0.12% 1.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 3.21% 0.49% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £278 £190 £290
% change year-on-year
+46.05% -34.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Windows NT
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
187 206 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.82% 24.79% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 83 33
Average daily rate £358 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.16% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £145 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £319 £310
% change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.35 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.53% +9.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £20.90 £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 2000
2 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 2000 Server
3 9 (69.23%) Change Management
3 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) SLA
3 9 (69.23%) UNIX
4 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
4 8 (61.54%) Clustering
5 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
6 6 (46.15%) BladeLogic
6 6 (46.15%) SCOM
7 5 (38.46%) Release Management
7 5 (38.46%) Degree
7 5 (38.46%) NAS
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) Intel
7 5 (38.46%) MCSE
8 4 (30.77%) Citrix
8 4 (30.77%) IIS
8 4 (30.77%) Firmware
8 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (30.77%) IIS
1 4 (30.77%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (76.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
1 5 (38.46%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (15.38%) Selenium
1 2 (15.38%) WebDriver
2 1 (7.69%) JMeter
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Clustering
2 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 2000
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (76.92%) Windows 2000 Server
3 9 (69.23%) UNIX
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
1 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Release Management
3 2 (15.38%) Line Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Test Automation
3 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 2 (15.38%) BDD
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware ESX
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) Firmware
3 4 (30.77%) Terminal Services
3 4 (30.77%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) BladeLogic
1 6 (46.15%) SCOM
2 2 (15.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (7.69%) MAINVIEW
3 1 (7.69%) Control-M
3 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 5 (38.46%) Intel
3 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy