The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 3 months to 29 March 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 / Scotland
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 123
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - - 0.069%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £300 £313
% change year-on-year +40.71% -3.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.50 -

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

Contract Operating System Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 403 579 584
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 22.91% 22.34% 20.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 323 314
Median daily rate £390 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 26
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -44.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.50 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £48.00 £62.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows NT
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Windows NT as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows NT in Scotland

Windows NT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows NT in Scotland

Windows NT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows NT in Scotland