The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wintel Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 16 April 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 England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Consultant
Rank 527 517 549
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Consultant 39 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.074% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.029% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 6
Average daily rate £353 £300 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.50% -16.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £450 £366
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48348 40743 51574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.77% 92.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29873 23952 29018
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1966 2112 2464
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.13 £19.52
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
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Wintel Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wintel Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wintel Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wintel Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

Wintel Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Consultant across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Wintel Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wintel Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wintel Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wintel Consultant
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
South East - 11 £375 - 1
South West -15 6 £366 -
West Midlands - 1 £250 -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
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Wintel Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Wintel Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 42 (79.25%) Active Directory
2 38 (71.70%) Windows
3 32 (60.38%) VMware
4 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
5 24 (45.28%) Citrix
6 23 (43.40%) SCCM
7 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
7 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
9 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
10 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (22.64%) Mercator
11 11 (20.75%) SQL
11 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (18.87%) Linux
12 10 (18.87%) DHCP
12 10 (18.87%) DNS
13 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
13 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (15.09%) XenApp
14 8 (15.09%) HP
14 8 (15.09%) UNIX
15 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
16 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
16 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
16 6 (11.32%) WSUS
16 6 (11.32%) IIS
16 6 (11.32%) Clustering
16 6 (11.32%) Finance
17 5 (9.43%) Symantec

Wintel Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Wintel Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (28.30%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (11.32%) IIS
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) DHCP
1 10 (18.87%) DNS
2 3 (5.66%) FTP
2 3 (5.66%) LAN
2 3 (5.66%) WAN
2 3 (5.66%) SAN
2 3 (5.66%) NAS
3 1 (1.89%) Internet
3 1 (1.89%) VPN
3 1 (1.89%) SSL
3 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Clustering
2 3 (5.66%) Thin Client
2 3 (5.66%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.66%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.77%) PKI
4 1 (1.89%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (71.70%) Windows
2 17 (32.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (22.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (20.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (18.87%) Linux
6 9 (16.98%) Windows 7
7 8 (15.09%) UNIX
8 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.43%) ITIL
2 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
2 4 (7.55%) Migration
3 3 (5.66%) Change Control
3 3 (5.66%) Software Deployment
4 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.89%) Identity Management
4 1 (1.89%) Information Security
4 1 (1.89%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) C
3 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.66%) MCSE
3 3 (5.66%) MCSA
4 1 (1.89%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.55%) SLA
3 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 42 (79.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (15.09%) XenApp
4 6 (11.32%) Hyper-V
5 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (5.66%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.77%) vSphere
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.89%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.89%) ClearTrust
Systems Management
1 23 (43.40%) SCCM
2 6 (11.32%) WSUS
3 4 (7.55%) SCOM
3 4 (7.55%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.89%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 32 (60.38%) VMware
2 25 (47.17%) Microsoft
3 24 (45.28%) Citrix
4 12 (22.64%) Mercator
5 8 (15.09%) HP
6 5 (9.43%) Symantec
7 4 (7.55%) IBM
8 3 (5.66%) McAfee
8 3 (5.66%) Dell
9 2 (3.77%) Oracle
9 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.89%) Sophos
10 1 (1.89%) CA
10 1 (1.89%) Capita
10 1 (1.89%) Qualys
10 1 (1.89%) LogLogic
10 1 (1.89%) Q1 Labs
10 1 (1.89%) Cyber-Ark