Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Windows NT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows NT over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows NT
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 840 822
Rank change year-on-year -6 -18 -54
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 11 33 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.012% 0.034% 0.047%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.055% 0.16% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 11
England median daily rate £220 £306 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.16% -21.47% +32.20%
10th Percentile £203 £176 £140
90th Percentile £498 £499 £445
UK median daily rate £220 £306 £383
% change year-on-year -28.16% -19.93% +29.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 9
England median hourly rate - £20.97 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -48.22% +70.53%
UK median hourly rate - £20.97 £40.50
% change year-on-year - -48.22% +70.53%

Windows NT is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19845 21014 22456
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.92% 21.49% 21.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 12771 13399 13356
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £188
90th Percentile £600 £575 £569
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1202 1188 1828
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +4.93%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £42.31
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.29 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.43% -1.27% +4.76%

Windows NT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows NT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows NT in England

Windows NT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows NT in England

Windows NT
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows NT in England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows NT in England

Windows NT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows NT in England

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -10 7 £220 -51.11%
North of England +61 3 £463 +68.18%
Yorkshire +23 3 £463 -
Midlands +26 1 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 -
Windows NT
UK

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, 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 across the England region with a requirement for Windows NT.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) CCNP
4 5 (45.45%) CCNA
4 5 (45.45%) WCDMA
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
4 5 (45.45%) Sybase
4 5 (45.45%) ATM
4 5 (45.45%) CDMA
4 5 (45.45%) GPRS
4 5 (45.45%) GSM
4 5 (45.45%) ISDN
4 5 (45.45%) PSTN
4 5 (45.45%) 3GPP
4 5 (45.45%) UMTS
4 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Huawei
4 5 (45.45%) VoLTE
4 5 (45.45%) VoWiFi
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 4 (36.36%) Internet
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Information Security
6 3 (27.27%) Banking

Windows NT
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) 3GPP
1 5 (45.45%) ATM
1 5 (45.45%) CDMA
1 5 (45.45%) GPRS
1 5 (45.45%) GSM
1 5 (45.45%) ISDN
1 5 (45.45%) PSTN
1 5 (45.45%) UMTS
1 5 (45.45%) VoLTE
1 5 (45.45%) VoWiFi
1 5 (45.45%) WCDMA
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Core Network Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Information Specialist
3 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Client/Server
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Unix
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) MVS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Security
2 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Management
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) SIEM
3 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Security Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) CCNA
1 5 (45.45%) CCNP
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) CEH
2 2 (18.18%) CISM
2 2 (18.18%) CISSP
2 2 (18.18%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
2 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 1 (9.09%) CA Wily
2 1 (9.09%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Huawei
2 5 (45.45%) Sybase
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) Varonis
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
4 1 (9.09%) Siebel