The first table below looks at the demand for Windows NT skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows NT over the 3 months to 1 August 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 West Midlands 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows NT
Rank 116 - 104
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.16% - 0.090%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.79% - 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £206
UK excluding London average daily rate £268 £348 £319
% change year-on-year
-23.02% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+71.87% -30.43%
Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
504 365 438
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 20.47% 18.35% 19.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 170 216
Average daily rate £315 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £160 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £430 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 60 54
Average hourly rate £13.94 £15.21 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.35% +1.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £24.50 £31.00
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 West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows NT Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows NT
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows NT across the West Midlands region.

Windows NT Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows NT
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT across the West Midlands region.

Windows NT Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
Shropshire - - - - 1
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) MVS
4 4 (40.00%) Clustering
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) Compaq
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) BMC
6 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
6 2 (20.00%) Internet
6 2 (20.00%) MOM
6 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
6 2 (20.00%) Control-M
6 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) IIS
6 2 (20.00%) AIX
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
6 2 (20.00%) C
6 2 (20.00%) MS Excel

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
1 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Applications Support
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
2 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Security Tester
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (10.00%) Penetration Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) UNIX
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (40.00%) MVS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
1 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (20.00%) Business Transformation
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) Fund Management
1 2 (20.00%) Wealth Management
1 2 (20.00%) Release Management
1 2 (20.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (10.00%) eTOM
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) CMMI
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
1 1 (10.00%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Server
1 2 (20.00%) Nmap
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) MOM
1 2 (20.00%) BMC PATROL
1 2 (20.00%) Control-M
1 2 (20.00%) Nessus
1 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (20.00%) CORE IMPACT
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) HP
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Compaq
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) BMC
2 2 (20.00%) NetApp
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Progress
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