The table below looks at the statistics for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 244 227 200
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 11 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.12% 0.071% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.48% 0.29% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Average daily rate
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£425 £195 £296
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.94% -34.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £191 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £199 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £135 £233
% change year-on-year
+85.18% -41.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £17.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+29.65% -16.66%
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2276 2036 1639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.65% 24.22% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1139 923 774
Average daily rate £328 £329 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.24% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £140 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.61% -5.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 250 256
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.63 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.25 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -14.28%

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows NT
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows NT across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Windows NT Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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
Buckinghamshire - 9 £438 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - - - - 2
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) UNIX
3 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
4 20 (54.05%) Finance
5 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
6 18 (48.65%) Windows 2000
6 18 (48.65%) SLA
6 18 (48.65%) VMware
6 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (45.95%) VMware ESX
7 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
8 15 (40.54%) Intel
8 15 (40.54%) Clustering
8 15 (40.54%) Change Management
8 15 (40.54%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (40.54%) Windows 2000 Server
8 15 (40.54%) BladeLogic
9 14 (37.84%) NAS
9 14 (37.84%) SAN
10 13 (35.14%) Citrix
10 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (35.14%) Terminal Services
10 13 (35.14%) MCSE
10 13 (35.14%) Oracle
10 13 (35.14%) Java
10 13 (35.14%) Degree
11 12 (32.43%) SCOM
11 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (32.43%) Mainframe

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (29.73%) IIS
1 11 (29.73%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (10.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.70%) CICS
Applications
1 19 (51.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) SAN
1 14 (37.84%) NAS
2 5 (13.51%) Broadband
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (32.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Selenium
2 8 (21.62%) WebDriver
2 8 (21.62%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (16.22%) JMeter
4 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA
General
1 20 (54.05%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Administrator
1 10 (27.03%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Test Manager
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (5.41%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Agile Test Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Service Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Data Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Software Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) J2EE
2 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.70%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Clustering
2 12 (32.43%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) UNIX
3 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (48.65%) Windows 2000
5 15 (40.54%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.81%) MVS
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) AIX
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Change Management
1 15 (40.54%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (24.32%) Test Automation
4 8 (21.62%) Waterfall
4 8 (21.62%) BDD
4 8 (21.62%) Line Management
4 8 (21.62%) TDD
5 7 (18.92%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (16.22%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Automated Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Release Management
8 3 (8.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
9 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
9 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.41%) Incident Management
9 2 (5.41%) UML
9 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) Java
2 11 (29.73%) SQL
3 10 (27.03%) VBScript
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) C
4 3 (8.11%) VB
5 2 (5.41%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) Python
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (35.14%) Degree
1 13 (35.14%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) MCP
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (48.65%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) Active Directory
1 17 (45.95%) VMware ESX
2 13 (35.14%) Terminal Services
3 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (29.73%) ISA Server
4 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (5.41%) Firmware
6 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.70%) Nmap
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) BladeLogic
2 12 (32.43%) SCOM
3 6 (16.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
4 2 (5.41%) Control-M
4 2 (5.41%) CA Wily
5 1 (2.70%) CORE IMPACT
5 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.70%) Nessus
5 1 (2.70%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.70%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 15 (40.54%) Intel
4 13 (35.14%) Citrix
4 13 (35.14%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) SAP
5 2 (5.41%) HP
5 2 (5.41%) Remedy
6 1 (2.70%) CA
6 1 (2.70%) Royalblue
6 1 (2.70%) FrontRange