Period
to 9 December 2019

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 9 December 2019 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
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 732 859 851
Rank change year-on-year +127 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 20 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.012% 0.010%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.055% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 7
England median daily rate £388 £310 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +40.91% -32.31%
UK median daily rate £388 £310 £220
% change year-on-year +25.00% +40.91% -32.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
England median hourly rate £52.50 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year +150.00% - -

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 15,264 20,065 19,651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.73% 21.01% 20.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,509 12,516 12,708
England median daily rate £420 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £145 £163 £173
90th Percentile £613 £613 £606
UK median daily rate £413 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -2.94% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,104 1,348 1,157
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.17 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +0.03% -0.03% +7.43%

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 9 December 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows NT in England over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 9 December 2019. 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
North of England +30 11 £388 -18.25%
North West +19 6 £525 +10.76%
Yorkshire - 5 £388 -
South East +62 4 £300 +14.29% 1
London +98 3 £438 -
Midlands +62 2 £275 -11.29%
West Midlands - 2 £275 -
Windows NT
UK

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows NT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Windows NT.

1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (50.00%) DNS
4 9 (45.00%) Windows 2000
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (45.00%) Change Management
5 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) Oracle
5 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (30.00%) Sybase
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
6 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) Citrix
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) Solaris
8 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco
8 4 (20.00%) DHCP
8 4 (20.00%) FTP
8 4 (20.00%) Office 365
8 4 (20.00%) Migration
9 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (15.00%) VMware
9 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
9 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
9 3 (15.00%) Equities
9 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) AWS
2 3 (15.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 4 (20.00%) DHCP
3 4 (20.00%) FTP
4 3 (15.00%) 3GPP
4 3 (15.00%) ATM
4 3 (15.00%) CDMA
4 3 (15.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 3 (15.00%) GPRS
4 3 (15.00%) GSM
4 3 (15.00%) ISDN
4 3 (15.00%) ISUP
4 3 (15.00%) Megaco
4 3 (15.00%) PSTN
4 3 (15.00%) UMTS
4 3 (15.00%) WCDMA
5 2 (10.00%) Skype
5 2 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) MS Access
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (15.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) CS Core Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) FIX Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) FIX Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Support
3 3 (15.00%) Unix Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Citrix Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (5.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Equities
1 3 (15.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (15.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 3 (15.00%) PMI
2 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server
3 9 (45.00%) Windows 2000
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (30.00%) Unix
6 5 (25.00%) Solaris
7 3 (15.00%) Linux
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Change Management
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Application Rationalisation
3 3 (15.00%) Business Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Security Patching
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.00%) Epics
5 1 (5.00%) User Stories
5 1 (5.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
1 3 (15.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Oracle
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Sybase
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (15.00%) Huawei
5 3 (15.00%) McAfee
5 3 (15.00%) SAP
5 3 (15.00%) Sophos
5 3 (15.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Acronis
6 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 2 (10.00%) ESET
6 2 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (10.00%) Kaspersky
6 2 (10.00%) Symantec
6 2 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) Nimsoft