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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 228 216 211
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 14 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.17% 0.32%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.63% 0.67% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 10
Average daily rate
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£410 £356 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.08% +9.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £260 £334 £319
% change year-on-year
-22.09% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £29.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -30.43%
Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2215 2085 2022
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.12% 24.73% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1074 1046 840
Average daily rate £325 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.79% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 265 290
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £17.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% -5.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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 24 July 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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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
Buckinghamshire +1 12 £410 +26.15%
Hampshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) UNIX
3 12 (48.00%) Windows 2000
3 12 (48.00%) Finance
4 11 (44.00%) Oracle
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (28.00%) MCSE
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
7 6 (24.00%) C#
7 6 (24.00%) VBScript
7 6 (24.00%) .NET
7 6 (24.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) SLA
7 6 (24.00%) Selenium
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
8 5 (20.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) AIX
9 4 (16.00%) Tivoli
9 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 4 (16.00%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.00%) Broadband
2 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 2 (8.00%) NAS
3 1 (4.00%) 4G
3 1 (4.00%) SIGTRAN
3 1 (4.00%) MGW
3 1 (4.00%) ATM
3 1 (4.00%) Megaco
3 1 (4.00%) ISUP
3 1 (4.00%) RTP
3 1 (4.00%) SS7
3 1 (4.00%) CDMA
3 1 (4.00%) GPRS
3 1 (4.00%) GSM
3 1 (4.00%) ISDN
3 1 (4.00%) PSTN
3 1 (4.00%) 3GPP
3 1 (4.00%) UMTS
3 1 (4.00%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Selenium
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.00%) WebDriver
2 3 (12.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (12.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (8.00%) JMeter
4 1 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (12.00%) Automotive
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) Test Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Administrator
3 2 (8.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (4.00%) Java EE
3 1 (4.00%) Spring
3 1 (4.00%) JSF
3 1 (4.00%) Ajax
3 1 (4.00%) JDBC
3 1 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (4.00%) Servlets
3 1 (4.00%) Struts
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) UNIX
3 12 (48.00%) Windows 2000
4 8 (32.00%) Windows XP
5 6 (24.00%) Linux
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (20.00%) AIX
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (12.00%) MVS
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.00%) OO
3 4 (16.00%) Data Modelling
3 4 (16.00%) Facility Management
3 4 (16.00%) Change Management
3 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (12.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (12.00%) BDD
4 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
4 3 (12.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Release Management
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) Java
3 6 (24.00%) C#
3 6 (24.00%) VBScript
4 3 (12.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (28.00%) MCSE
2 4 (16.00%) Degree
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) ISEB
3 3 (12.00%) MCP
4 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
2 4 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (16.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (16.00%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
2 3 (12.00%) Control-M
3 2 (8.00%) BladeLogic
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
4 1 (4.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Oracle
2 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 4 (16.00%) HP
3 4 (16.00%) Intel
3 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 3 (12.00%) Altiris
4 3 (12.00%) Remedy
4 3 (12.00%) SAP
5 1 (4.00%) Huawei
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase