The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 40 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.30% - 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% - 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 8
Average daily rate
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£325 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £283 £315
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -10.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.75 £20.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+61.72% -19.00%
Wintel Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
311 300 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 92.56% 93.75% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 145 210
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £213 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 56 62
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) PKI
2 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) X.500
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Clearswift