The table below looks at the statistics for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 611 616 588
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 10 29 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.053% 0.087%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.095% 0.24% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 27
Median daily rate £338 £140 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+141.07% -40.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £137 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £242 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £310 £225
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +37.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £20.97 £40.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.22% +78.49%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.97 £40.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-48.22% +78.49%

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10521 11861 12939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.22% 21.52% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6604 6983 7657
Median daily rate £388 £375 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.99%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 969 1114
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £10.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £42.46 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows NT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Windows NT as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows NT within the UK.

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows NT
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows NT within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Windows NT Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT within the UK.

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows NT
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows NT within the UK over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -10 10 £338 +141.07% 2
South East +20 7 £338 +8.87%
Milton Keynes +12 6 £500 +61.29%
Buckinghamshire +10 6 £500 +61.29%
Yorkshire +19 2 - -
Bradford - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
London +8 1 - -
Surrey - 1 £175 -

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Windows NT.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Unix
3 16 (51.61%) SLA
4 14 (45.16%) Tivoli
4 14 (45.16%) CA Wily
5 12 (38.71%) MVS
5 12 (38.71%) Mainframe
5 12 (38.71%) ITIL
6 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
7 9 (29.03%) Windows 2000
7 9 (29.03%) Finance
8 7 (22.58%) Retail
9 6 (19.35%) Banking
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
11 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.90%) C#
11 4 (12.90%) .NET
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (9.68%) Service Management
12 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
12 3 (9.68%) VMware
12 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
12 3 (9.68%) CCNA
12 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
12 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
1 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.45%) VoIP
1 2 (6.45%) Wireless
2 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.23%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (3.23%) DNS
2 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (3.23%) Firewall
2 1 (3.23%) HTTP
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
2 1 (3.23%) IPsec
2 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.23%) Network Security
2 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.23%) SSL
2 1 (3.23%) VPN
2 1 (3.23%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.45%) JMeter
1 2 (6.45%) Selenium
1 2 (6.45%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Retail
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
4 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.23%) Electronics
5 1 (3.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (12.90%) Unix Operator
2 3 (9.68%) Analyst
2 3 (9.68%) MVS Operator
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Automation Test Lead
3 2 (6.45%) Developer
3 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (6.45%) Test Leader
4 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (3.23%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (3.23%) HTML Developer
4 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
4 1 (3.23%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (6.45%) CSS
2 2 (6.45%) HTML
2 2 (6.45%) jQuery
2 2 (6.45%) REST
2 2 (6.45%) SOAP
2 2 (6.45%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) XML
2 2 (6.45%) XSLT
3 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.23%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Mainframe
2 2 (6.45%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) PKI
3 1 (3.23%) Pocket PC
3 1 (3.23%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Unix
3 12 (38.71%) MVS
4 10 (32.26%) Windows XP
5 9 (29.03%) Windows 2000
6 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.13%) Windows 7
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (6.45%) AIX
9 2 (6.45%) Linux
9 2 (6.45%) Solaris
9 2 (6.45%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
10 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
10 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (3.23%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Six Sigma
4 2 (6.45%) Contact Management
4 2 (6.45%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 2 (6.45%) MVC
4 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.45%) Single Responsibility Principle
4 2 (6.45%) TDD
4 2 (6.45%) Test Automation
4 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.23%) Automated Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.23%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Testing
5 1 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) C#
3 2 (6.45%) Java
3 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.45%) T-SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VB.NET
3 2 (6.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) CCNA
1 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.68%) DV Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) HNC
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.23%) CCA
3 1 (3.23%) CCAA
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (51.61%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.23%) XenApp
2 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (45.16%) CA Wily
1 14 (45.16%) Tivoli
2 2 (6.45%) BladeLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Control-M
3 1 (3.23%) AppDNA
3 1 (3.23%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.23%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Cisco
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) BMC
3 2 (6.45%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
3 2 (6.45%) Remedy
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) Forcepoint
4 1 (3.23%) Fortinet
4 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.23%) Juniper
4 1 (3.23%) NetIQ
4 1 (3.23%) Retalix
4 1 (3.23%) SAP