The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Birmingham region that had Wintel Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Engineer
Rank 64 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.25% 0.25% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.26% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £275 £346 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.57% +62.94%
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £338 £285
% change year-on-year
+2.22% +18.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £27.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +77.41%
Wintel Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
736 756 608
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.16% 94.03% 92.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 519 358
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 30 28
Median hourly rate £15.25 £14.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.92% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.70 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £26.95 £26.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Birmingham region that featured Wintel Engineer in the job title.

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, Wintel Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region featuring Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Law
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
3 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (40.00%) WSUS
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (40.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (40.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Intel Security
1 2 (40.00%) VMware