The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows NT
England / South East
Rank 240 256 255
Rank change year-on-year +16 -1  
Contract jobs citing Windows NT 5 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.066% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% 0.26% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 5
Median daily rate £423 £251 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.66% -41.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £251 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £251 £490
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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1705 2303 2319
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 22.00% 25.17% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1404 1146
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £335
% change year-on-year +6.89% +8.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 156 205
Median hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.25% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.31 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.34 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.15 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -8.18% +6.45%  

Windows NT
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Windows NT
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows NT in the South East

Windows NT
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows NT in the South East

Windows NT
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 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
Buckinghamshire -13 2 £425 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
Hampshire +6 1 £420 +67.66%
Windows NT
England

Windows NT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South East region with a requirement for Windows NT.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) MVS
3 5 (38.46%) SLA
3 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) ITIL
3 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
3 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
3 5 (38.46%) CA Wily
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
5 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
6 2 (15.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 2 (15.38%) SIEM
6 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing

Windows NT
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 3 (23.08%) DNS
3 3 (23.08%) Ethernet
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (7.69%) DHCP
5 1 (7.69%) HTTP
5 1 (7.69%) IPsec
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
5 1 (7.69%) SMTP
5 1 (7.69%) SSL
5 1 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (7.69%) Wireless
5 1 (7.69%) X.400
5 1 (7.69%) X.509
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) MVS Operator
3 2 (15.38%) SOC Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Unix Operator
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Specialist
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Deskside Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Security Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) Client/Server
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) Clustering
4 1 (7.69%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 5 (38.46%) MVS
4 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Windows XP
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Security
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) ITSM
2 2 (15.38%) Service Management
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) Software Licensing
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Forensics
3 1 (7.69%) DNA
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.69%) CCA
3 1 (7.69%) CCAA
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) ISA Server
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) CA Wily
1 5 (38.46%) Tivoli
2 2 (15.38%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (7.69%) AppDNA
3 1 (7.69%) FortiGate
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (7.69%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) ServiceNow
4 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Clearswift
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
4 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
4 1 (7.69%) Intel Security
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper