The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Chester 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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 21 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.16% 2.91% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.42% 3.25% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £225 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £275 £263
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - £20.50
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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 Chester 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
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
124 154 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 89.21% 89.53% 91.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 49
Average daily rate £285 £312 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% -10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £464 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 5
Average hourly rate £18.00 £33.68 £39.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.54% -14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.84 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.61 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.30% -5.55%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Wintel Engineer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Remedy
3 2 (40.00%) SAN
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (40.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) Remedy