The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 465 497 484
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 125 66 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 46 38
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£350 £323 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
+26.45% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £19.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -35.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £19.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -41.79%
Wintel Engineer
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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 England 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48343 44497 46623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.69% 92.87% 93.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 30757 27460 26825
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1984 1944 2328
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.24% -7.42%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Wintel Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +13 48 £375 -14.77% 4
South East +12 37 £348 +7.82% 2
East of England -13 8 £345 +40.81%
East Midlands +6 6 - -
North West -10 5 £275 +46.66% 1
West Midlands -17 3 £400 +64.94% 1
South West -35 2 £475 +43.93%
Yorkshire -9 1 £313 +13.63% 2
Wintel Engineer
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Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 181 (90.95%) Windows
2 129 (64.82%) Active Directory
3 114 (57.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 101 (50.75%) VMware
5 78 (39.20%) Windows Server 2003
6 76 (38.19%) Microsoft
7 58 (29.15%) HP
7 58 (29.15%) Citrix
8 55 (27.64%) Security Cleared
9 52 (26.13%) Microsoft Certification
10 51 (25.63%) PowerShell
10 51 (25.63%) Windows Server 2012
11 47 (23.62%) SCCM
12 46 (23.12%) DNS
13 44 (22.11%) SC Cleared
14 36 (18.09%) ITIL
15 35 (17.59%) vSphere
15 35 (17.59%) Clustering
16 34 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
16 34 (17.09%) MS Exchange
17 33 (16.58%) DHCP
18 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
19 29 (14.57%) XenApp
20 28 (14.07%) IIS
20 28 (14.07%) SQL
21 27 (13.57%) MCSE
22 26 (13.07%) Firewall
22 26 (13.07%) SCOM
23 24 (12.06%) TCP/IP
24 23 (11.56%) VBScript

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 34 (17.09%) MS Exchange
2 28 (14.07%) IIS
3 16 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 16 (8.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (2.01%) Lync
8 3 (1.51%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.01%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.01%) Apache
10 1 (0.50%) CMS
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (5.53%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.01%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.01%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 46 (23.12%) DNS
2 33 (16.58%) DHCP
3 26 (13.07%) Firewall
4 24 (12.06%) TCP/IP
5 20 (10.05%) SAN
6 9 (4.52%) WAN
6 9 (4.52%) LAN
7 4 (2.01%) VPN
8 3 (1.51%) LDAP
8 3 (1.51%) VLAN
8 3 (1.51%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.01%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.01%) IPv4
9 2 (1.01%) BIG-IP
9 2 (1.01%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.01%) Network Security
9 2 (1.01%) FTP
9 2 (1.01%) Internet
9 2 (1.01%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (15.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (2.51%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.01%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.50%) MSI
3 1 (0.50%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.50%) Subversion
General
1 22 (11.06%) Finance
2 11 (5.53%) Banking
3 3 (1.51%) Advertising
4 2 (1.01%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.50%) Retail
5 1 (0.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.05%) HTML
1 18 (9.05%) XML
2 3 (1.51%) Middleware
3 1 (0.50%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.50%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (17.59%) Clustering
2 13 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.02%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.51%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.01%) Replication
6 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.01%) PKI
7 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.50%) CMDB
8 1 (0.50%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 181 (90.95%) Windows
2 114 (57.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 78 (39.20%) Windows Server 2003
4 51 (25.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (9.05%) Windows 7
6 15 (7.54%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.52%) Linux
8 6 (3.02%) UNIX
8 6 (3.02%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.01%) SUSE
11 1 (0.50%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (18.09%) ITIL
2 19 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (9.55%) High Availability
3 14 (7.04%) Change Control
3 14 (7.04%) Migration
4 9 (4.52%) Time Management
5 6 (3.02%) E-Commerce
5 6 (3.02%) Service Delivery
6 5 (2.51%) Configuration Management
6 5 (2.51%) Service Management
6 5 (2.51%) Validation
7 4 (2.01%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.01%) Security Architecture
7 4 (2.01%) Change Management
7 4 (2.01%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.51%) Capacity Management
8 3 (1.51%) Project Management
8 3 (1.51%) CRM
8 3 (1.51%) Business Continuity
8 3 (1.51%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 51 (25.63%) PowerShell
2 28 (14.07%) SQL
3 23 (11.56%) VBScript
4 3 (1.51%) VB
4 3 (1.51%) C
5 2 (1.01%) Python
5 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (27.64%) Security Cleared
2 52 (26.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (22.11%) SC Cleared
4 27 (13.57%) MCSE
5 22 (11.06%) MCITP
6 20 (10.05%) MCSA
7 8 (4.02%) MCP
7 8 (4.02%) Degree
7 8 (4.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (4.02%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.01%) MCTS
8 4 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.01%) BC Cleared
9 2 (1.01%) VCP4
9 2 (1.01%) VCP5
10 1 (0.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.50%) CCNA
10 1 (0.50%) CCA
10 1 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.50%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.50%) QA
2 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 129 (64.82%) Active Directory
2 35 (17.59%) vSphere
3 34 (17.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (14.57%) XenApp
5 20 (10.05%) Hyper-V
6 12 (6.03%) VMware ESX
7 10 (5.03%) vCloud
8 9 (4.52%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (4.52%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 4 (2.01%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.51%) Terminal Services
10 3 (1.51%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.51%) XenServer
11 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.01%) NLBS
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.50%) Firmware
12 1 (0.50%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.50%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 47 (23.62%) SCCM
2 26 (13.07%) SCOM
3 12 (6.03%) HP SIM
3 12 (6.03%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.02%) WSUS
5 5 (2.51%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (2.01%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.01%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 4 (2.01%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.51%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (1.51%) SCVMM
8 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 2 (1.01%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.01%) OpenView
8 2 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.50%) MOM
9 1 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.50%) Nagios
9 1 (0.50%) SAP Afaria
9 1 (0.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 101 (50.75%) VMware
2 76 (38.19%) Microsoft
3 58 (29.15%) HP
3 58 (29.15%) Citrix
4 19 (9.55%) Sophos
5 15 (7.54%) Cisco
6 13 (6.53%) F5
7 12 (6.03%) Veritas
8 10 (5.03%) McAfee
9 9 (4.52%) BMC
10 8 (4.02%) AppSense
11 7 (3.52%) Altiris
11 7 (3.52%) Dell
12 6 (3.02%) IBM
12 6 (3.02%) NetApp
13 5 (2.51%) EMC
13 5 (2.51%) Remedy
13 5 (2.51%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.01%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.51%) Symantec
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