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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 250 215 214
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 17 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.18% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% 0.72% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 2
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£250 £181 £135
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% +34.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £174 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £147
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £180 £213
% change year-on-year
+30.55% -15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £30.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-25.60% +60.52%
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
2510 2069 1727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.33% 24.30% 20.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1292 1001 794
Average daily rate £325 £335 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.98% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £150 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 228 233
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.93 £11.25 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 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
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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 -1 15 £324 -7.50%
Hampshire - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - - - - 1
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) UNIX
3 22 (53.66%) Finance
4 18 (43.90%) SLA
4 18 (43.90%) Oracle
4 18 (43.90%) Java
4 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
6 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
6 16 (39.02%) SQL
6 16 (39.02%) .NET
7 15 (36.59%) C#
7 15 (36.59%) VBScript
7 15 (36.59%) Windows 2000
7 15 (36.59%) VMware
7 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (36.59%) Selenium
7 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (34.15%) BladeLogic
8 14 (34.15%) NAS
8 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
8 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
8 14 (34.15%) Intel
8 14 (34.15%) SAN
9 13 (31.71%) Citrix
9 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (31.71%) Terminal Services
9 13 (31.71%) MCSE
9 13 (31.71%) Change Management

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (26.83%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (26.83%) IIS
2 3 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.44%) CICS
Applications
1 16 (39.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) NAS
1 14 (34.15%) SAN
2 5 (12.20%) Broadband
3 1 (2.44%) Internet
3 1 (2.44%) LAN
3 1 (2.44%) WAN
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Selenium
2 10 (24.39%) WebDriver
2 10 (24.39%) QuickTest Pro
3 8 (19.51%) JMeter
4 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (12.20%) Visual Studio
5 3 (7.32%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 22 (53.66%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 5 (12.20%) Automotive
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Test Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Windows Administrator
2 9 (21.95%) Administrator
3 5 (12.20%) Analyst
4 4 (9.76%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Test Manager
7 1 (2.44%) Security Tester
7 1 (2.44%) Help Desk Support
7 1 (2.44%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 3 (7.32%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.88%) J2EE
4 1 (2.44%) HTML
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Clustering
1 12 (29.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) UNIX
3 18 (43.90%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (36.59%) Windows 2000
4 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (29.27%) Windows 2000 Server
6 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (14.63%) MVS
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.44%) AIX
8 1 (2.44%) Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Change Management
2 13 (31.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (29.27%) Test Automation
4 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
4 10 (24.39%) BDD
4 10 (24.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (24.39%) TDD
4 10 (24.39%) Line Management
5 7 (17.07%) Automated Testing
5 7 (17.07%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.88%) UML
8 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.88%) Service Management
8 2 (4.88%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.88%) Test Strategy
9 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) C#
3 15 (36.59%) VBScript
4 6 (14.63%) VB
5 3 (7.32%) C
6 2 (4.88%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 13 (31.71%) MCSE
2 12 (29.27%) Degree
3 5 (12.20%) ISEB
4 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (43.90%) SLA
2 6 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) VMware ESX
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) Terminal Services
3 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (26.83%) ISA Server
4 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
5 1 (2.44%) Nmap
5 1 (2.44%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) BladeLogic
2 10 (24.39%) SCOM
3 6 (14.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (9.76%) Control-M
5 2 (4.88%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (4.88%) Tivoli
5 2 (4.88%) CA Wily
6 1 (2.44%) CORE IMPACT
6 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.44%) Nessus
6 1 (2.44%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Oracle
2 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
3 15 (36.59%) VMware
4 14 (34.15%) Intel
5 13 (31.71%) Citrix
6 5 (12.20%) SAP
7 4 (9.76%) Remedy
8 2 (4.88%) HP
9 1 (2.44%) FrontRange
9 1 (2.44%) CA
9 1 (2.44%) Royalblue