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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 629 615 592
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 12 23 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.042% 0.065%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.098% 0.19% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 12
Median daily rate £350 £300 £273
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +10.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £195 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £188 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £14.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +70.41%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +72.41%

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
12294 12008 11863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.89% 22.16% 22.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7681 6954 6742
Median daily rate £390 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £173 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 643 1000 1049
Median hourly rate £16.97 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.84% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.28 £38.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

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 25 May 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 13 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 25 May 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 -25 12 £350 +15.70% 2
South East -6 5 £188 - 1
London +1 4 £460 -16.36% 1
Surrey - 3 £188 -
Yorkshire 0 2 £350 -
South Yorkshire -4 2 £350 -
City of London - 2 £460 - 1
Buckinghamshire +12 1 - -
Doncaster +9 1 - -
Milton Keynes +3 1 - -
Berkshire -3 1 - -
Reading -10 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £350 -

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Unix
3 16 (48.48%) ITIL
4 13 (39.39%) SLA
5 12 (36.36%) MVS
5 12 (36.36%) Mainframe
5 12 (36.36%) Finance
6 11 (33.33%) Linux
7 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
7 10 (30.30%) Tivoli
7 10 (30.30%) CA Wily
8 9 (27.27%) Retail
8 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 9 (27.27%) Internet
9 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
10 7 (21.21%) Windows 2000
10 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (18.18%) SIEM
11 6 (18.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 6 (18.18%) DNS
11 6 (18.18%) Firewall
12 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
13 4 (12.12%) Security Operations
13 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
13 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
13 4 (12.12%) Computer Security
13 4 (12.12%) Web Services
13 4 (12.12%) Apache
13 4 (12.12%) MS Office

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.12%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (30.30%) TCP/IP
2 9 (27.27%) Internet
3 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) Network Security
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (6.06%) 3GPP
5 2 (6.06%) ATM
5 2 (6.06%) CDMA
5 2 (6.06%) GGSN
5 2 (6.06%) GPRS
5 2 (6.06%) GSM
5 2 (6.06%) ISDN
5 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
5 2 (6.06%) PSTN
5 2 (6.06%) SGSN
5 2 (6.06%) UMTS
5 2 (6.06%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Metasploit
1 1 (3.03%) Selenium
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 9 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (9.09%) German Language
4 2 (6.06%) French Language
4 2 (6.06%) Portuguese Language
4 2 (6.06%) Spanish Language
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Monitoring Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Support
3 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Support
3 4 (12.12%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Security Monitoring Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Linux Support
5 2 (6.06%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) LAMP
3 1 (3.03%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Mainframe
2 7 (21.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (15.15%) Client/Server
4 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
5 2 (6.06%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Unix
3 12 (36.36%) MVS
4 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) Windows XP
6 7 (21.21%) Windows 2000
7 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
9 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (6.06%) Debian
10 2 (6.06%) Fedora
10 2 (6.06%) Mac OS
10 2 (6.06%) SUSE
10 2 (6.06%) VMS
10 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (6.06%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) ITIL
2 6 (18.18%) SIEM
3 4 (12.12%) Computer Security
3 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
3 4 (12.12%) Information Security
3 4 (12.12%) Security Operations
4 3 (9.09%) ITSM
4 3 (9.09%) Service Management
4 3 (9.09%) Software Licensing
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.06%) Project Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (3.03%) ERP
6 1 (3.03%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) Perl
2 2 (6.06%) PHP
2 2 (6.06%) Python
2 2 (6.06%) Ruby
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCNA
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CEH
2 2 (6.06%) CISSP
2 2 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (6.06%) GSEC
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) GCED
3 1 (3.03%) GCIA
3 1 (3.03%) GCIH
3 1 (3.03%) HNC
3 1 (3.03%) ISEB
3 1 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.03%) PMP
3 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) SLA
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (6.06%) Samba
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (30.30%) CA Wily
1 10 (30.30%) Tivoli
2 6 (18.18%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (6.06%) Control-M
3 2 (6.06%) QRadar
3 2 (6.06%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) Nessus
4 1 (3.03%) Nmap
4 1 (3.03%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) ServiceNow
3 3 (9.09%) HP
3 3 (9.09%) Remedy
3 3 (9.09%) VMware
4 2 (6.06%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.06%) Lotus
4 2 (6.06%) NetApp
4 2 (6.06%) Novell
4 2 (6.06%) Qualys
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 2 (6.06%) Splunk
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase
5 1 (3.03%) CA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco
5 1 (3.03%) Peregrine
5 1 (3.03%) Retalix
5 1 (3.03%) Spiceworks