The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Specialist
Rank 33 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Specialist 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.41% - 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% - 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £240
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £270 £240
% change year-on-year
+29.62% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Wintel Specialist
Cheshire

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
230 225 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 95.04% 93.36% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 79 34
Average daily rate £413 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £213 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 32 11
Average hourly rate £27.50 £35.00 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.49 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £51.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -

Wintel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Wintel Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Wintel Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Wintel Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Wintel Specialist
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Wintel Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region that cited Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCP
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware