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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 50 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 14 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.67% 0.66% 1.99%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.69% 2.69% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +1.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £325 £337
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £313 £289
% change year-on-year
+1.60% +8.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.20 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+80.92% -33.91%
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Operating Systems Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
182 186 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 21.72% 24.54% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 66 89
Average daily rate £325 £240 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.41% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £135 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £363 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 26
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.27 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.57% -11.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £18.20 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows NT across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Windows NT Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) UNIX
3 14 (70.00%) Finance
4 10 (50.00%) SLA
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (40.00%) C#
5 8 (40.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) SQL
5 8 (40.00%) VBScript
5 8 (40.00%) .NET
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) Selenium
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (35.00%) Change Management
6 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 2000
6 7 (35.00%) MCSE
6 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (35.00%) Intel
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 6 (30.00%) Clustering
7 6 (30.00%) Degree
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (25.00%) NAS

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) NAS
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (20.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (20.00%) WebDriver
2 4 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (15.00%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (10.00%) JMeter
General
1 14 (70.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Automotive
2 4 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Test Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Mainframe Operator
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Server Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Mainframe
2 6 (30.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) UNIX
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 2000
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (20.00%) MVS
7 1 (5.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Solaris
7 1 (5.00%) Linux
7 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Change Management
1 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) TDD
3 4 (20.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (20.00%) BDD
3 4 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Release Management
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) C#
1 8 (40.00%) Java
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
1 8 (40.00%) VBScript
2 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (35.00%) MCSE
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (30.00%) Degree
3 4 (20.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) SLA
2 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (30.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) ISA Server
2 4 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
1 5 (25.00%) BladeLogic
2 4 (20.00%) Control-M
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Intel
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
3 4 (20.00%) Citrix
3 4 (20.00%) Remedy