The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the South East region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 241 225 184
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -41
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 11 10 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.12% 0.60%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.46% 0.53% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 30
Average daily rate £200 £275 £173
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.33% +59.56%
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £275 £190
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +44.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +180.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -19.56%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2396 1894 2221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.87% 22.23% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 885 936
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £170 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
- -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 260 303
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +4.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.09 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows NT
England

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
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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Berkshire +9 8 - -
Hampshire - - - -
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows XP
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 2000
4 11 (64.71%) OO
4 11 (64.71%) Oracle
4 11 (64.71%) UNIX
5 9 (52.94%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
7 7 (41.18%) AIX
8 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 6 (35.29%) HP
8 6 (35.29%) CiscoWorks
8 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
8 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (35.29%) Facility Management
8 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
9 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
9 5 (29.41%) Java EE
9 5 (29.41%) Subversion
9 5 (29.41%) Spring
9 5 (29.41%) Ajax
9 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
9 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 10g
9 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
9 5 (29.41%) Hibernate

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
1 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
1 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.88%) RTP
2 1 (5.88%) SS7
2 1 (5.88%) Megaco
2 1 (5.88%) ISUP
2 1 (5.88%) ATM
2 1 (5.88%) Broadband
2 1 (5.88%) CDMA
2 1 (5.88%) GPRS
2 1 (5.88%) GSM
2 1 (5.88%) ISDN
2 1 (5.88%) PSTN
2 1 (5.88%) 3GPP
2 1 (5.88%) UMTS
2 1 (5.88%) WCDMA
2 1 (5.88%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (5.88%) 4G
2 1 (5.88%) MGW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle Database 10g
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle8/8i Database
2 5 (29.41%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (41.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Java Developer
1 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Java EE
1 5 (29.41%) Spring
1 5 (29.41%) Ajax
1 5 (29.41%) Hibernate
1 5 (29.41%) J2EE
1 5 (29.41%) HTML
1 5 (29.41%) JSP
1 5 (29.41%) Servlets
1 5 (29.41%) Struts
1 5 (29.41%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) JDBC
2 3 (17.65%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows XP
3 12 (70.59%) Linux
4 11 (64.71%) Windows 2000
4 11 (64.71%) UNIX
5 7 (41.18%) AIX
6 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (5.88%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) OO
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (35.29%) Data Modelling
3 6 (35.29%) Facility Management
4 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
6 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (17.65%) MCP
2 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
2 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) CiscoWorks
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli
1 6 (35.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Oracle
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) HP
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 3 (17.65%) Altiris
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) Intel
6 1 (5.88%) Sybase
6 1 (5.88%) Huawei