The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London 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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 185 221 221
Rank change year-on-year
+36 0
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 13 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.11% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.12% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
Average daily rate
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£325 £463 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £309 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
+26.35% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £28.00
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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 City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5382 6662 7123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.55% 92.27% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3969 4847 5119
Average daily rate £445 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 134 169
Average hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £38.00 £43.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
5 17 (58.62%) VMware
6 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
7 13 (44.83%) Citrix
7 13 (44.83%) XenApp
8 12 (41.38%) SCCM
9 11 (37.93%) SCOM
10 10 (34.48%) AppSense
10 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (24.14%) XenServer
11 7 (24.14%) HP
11 7 (24.14%) SQL
12 6 (20.69%) SAN
12 6 (20.69%) Finance
12 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
13 5 (17.24%) DNS
14 4 (13.79%) IIS
14 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (13.79%) Migration
14 4 (13.79%) Banking
14 4 (13.79%) vSphere
15 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
15 3 (10.34%) Clustering
15 3 (10.34%) Cisco
15 3 (10.34%) SQL Server

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (17.24%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.79%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 5 (17.24%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.45%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.45%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Back Office
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 24 (82.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.79%) Migration
2 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
3 1 (3.45%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (3.45%) Fund Management
3 1 (3.45%) Wealth Management
3 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (3.45%) Change Management
3 1 (3.45%) Risk Management
3 1 (3.45%) Service Management
3 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.45%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCP
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCTS
3 1 (3.45%) MCITP
3 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (62.07%) Active Directory
2 13 (44.83%) XenApp
3 7 (24.14%) XenServer
4 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (13.79%) vSphere
6 3 (10.34%) VMware ESX
7 2 (6.90%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (6.90%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
8 1 (3.45%) UAG
8 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) SCCM
2 11 (37.93%) SCOM
3 2 (6.90%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (6.90%) HP SIM
3 2 (6.90%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) VMware
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (44.83%) Citrix
4 10 (34.48%) AppSense
5 7 (24.14%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Cisco
7 2 (6.90%) BMC
8 1 (3.45%) RightFax
8 1 (3.45%) F5
8 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.45%) TOWER Software
8 1 (3.45%) Symantec
8 1 (3.45%) McAfee
8 1 (3.45%) Juniper
8 1 (3.45%) IBM
8 1 (3.45%) Dell