The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cambridge region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 47 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.43% 0.26% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.28% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £213 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 - £20.50
Job Titles Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
436 362 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 93.36% 94.27% 95.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 159 216
Average daily rate £375 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £246 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 50 105
Average hourly rate £25.50 £37.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.00% +11.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Wintel Engineer
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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 18 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 July 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%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MCP
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) X.500
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
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%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix
1 1 (50.00%) VMware