The table below looks at the statistics for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West 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 153 127 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +4
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.13% 0.17% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.62% 0.73% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
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£388 £115 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+236.95% -14.81%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £250 £348
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -28.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £18.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -44.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £27.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +71.87%
Windows NT
England

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

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
806 688 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.06% 22.91% 23.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 351 279
Average daily rate £340 £300 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £177 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 87 77
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £26.50 £35.00
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 the North West

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

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West 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
Lancashire - 2 £388 -
Manchester -11 1 - - 1
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 3 (33.33%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 3 (33.33%) CICS
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
4 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
4 2 (22.22%) Lotus
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) JCL
4 2 (22.22%) MSI
4 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (22.22%) Papyrus
4 2 (22.22%) Retail

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 3 (33.33%) CICS
2 2 (22.22%) Papyrus
2 2 (22.22%) Lync
2 2 (22.22%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Law
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
1 3 (33.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) JCL
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (44.44%) XenApp
1 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
1 4 (44.44%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (22.22%) XenServer
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) AirWatch
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Lotus
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft