The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wintel Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 118 129 127
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 3 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.039% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.043% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 11
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£295 £175 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+68.57% -22.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £275 £271
% change year-on-year
+23.63% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - £20.50
Wintel Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2227 2350 2633
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.01% 91.58% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1116 1036 975
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 90 82
Average hourly rate £17.07 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.45% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.00 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.20 £36.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the Berkshire region.

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Wintel Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +10 2 £300 +71.42%
Wintel Engineer
South East

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Wintel Engineer in their job title 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 with Wintel Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MCSE
4 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) VoIP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) LDAP
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) CCNA
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) EPoS
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Wintel Engineer in their job title 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 with Wintel Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Lync
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) VoIP
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) AdminStudio
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) Workflow
1 1 (14.29%) Content Management
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper