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 22 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 493 500 515
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 90 57 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.13% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 31
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£325 £288 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -12.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £361 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £316 £263 £280
% change year-on-year
+20.47% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £31.50 - £26.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 - £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.85 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - £20.50
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
47122 45147 49346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.47% 92.76% 92.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29091 27426 28362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1866 1971 2486
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.96 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +31 35 £400 +33.33% 2
South East +7 17 £300 +21.21% 4
East of England -19 12 £225 -24.36%
North West +1 9 £280 +24.44% 1
West Midlands -18 6 £400 +70.21%
South West -33 4 £475 +22.58%
Yorkshire -2 2 £263 +16.66%
Wintel Engineer
UK

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 156 (90.70%) Windows
2 108 (62.79%) Active Directory
2 108 (62.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 93 (54.07%) VMware
4 74 (43.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (34.30%) Microsoft
6 58 (33.72%) Citrix
7 57 (33.14%) SCCM
8 42 (24.42%) Security Cleared
9 41 (23.84%) VMware Infrastructure
10 39 (22.67%) PowerShell
10 39 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 37 (21.51%) DNS
12 36 (20.93%) HP
13 34 (19.77%) SC Cleared
13 34 (19.77%) vSphere
14 33 (19.19%) SCOM
15 31 (18.02%) XenApp
15 31 (18.02%) DHCP
16 29 (16.86%) MS Exchange
17 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (15.70%) ITIL
19 23 (13.37%) Finance
20 22 (12.79%) SQL Server
20 22 (12.79%) SQL
21 21 (12.21%) SAN
21 21 (12.21%) Hyper-V
21 21 (12.21%) Clustering
22 20 (11.63%) MCSE
23 19 (11.05%) Windows 7

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (16.86%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.72%) IIS
3 10 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.33%) Lync
7 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.58%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Office 365
1 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.51%) DNS
2 31 (18.02%) DHCP
3 21 (12.21%) SAN
4 15 (8.72%) TCP/IP
5 10 (5.81%) Firewall
6 8 (4.65%) WAN
7 7 (4.07%) LAN
8 4 (2.33%) VPN
9 3 (1.74%) VoIP
9 3 (1.74%) LDAP
10 2 (1.16%) Network Security
10 2 (1.16%) VLAN
10 2 (1.16%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (1.16%) Internet
11 1 (0.58%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.58%) IPv4
11 1 (0.58%) SSL
11 1 (0.58%) SMS
11 1 (0.58%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.58%) DTS
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.33%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.16%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.58%) MSI
3 1 (0.58%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.58%) Subversion
General
1 23 (13.37%) Finance
2 4 (2.33%) Banking
3 3 (1.74%) Legal
3 3 (1.74%) Advertising
3 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.58%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.33%) Middleware
1 4 (2.33%) HTML
1 4 (2.33%) XML
2 2 (1.16%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.58%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.21%) Clustering
2 10 (5.81%) Blackberry
3 2 (1.16%) PKI
3 2 (1.16%) AS400
3 2 (1.16%) Firmware
4 1 (0.58%) EPoS
4 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.58%) Replication
4 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.58%) CMDB
4 1 (0.58%) iPhone
4 1 (0.58%) iPad
4 1 (0.58%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 156 (90.70%) Windows
2 108 (62.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 74 (43.02%) Windows Server 2003
4 39 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (11.05%) Windows 7
6 12 (6.98%) Windows XP
7 11 (6.40%) Linux
8 7 (4.07%) Windows 2000 Server
9 6 (3.49%) UNIX
10 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.74%) SUSE
12 2 (1.16%) AIX
12 2 (1.16%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.70%) ITIL
2 17 (9.88%) Migration
3 10 (5.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (4.65%) Service Delivery
4 8 (4.65%) Change Management
5 7 (4.07%) Workflow
5 7 (4.07%) Configuration Management
5 7 (4.07%) Project Management
6 5 (2.91%) Service Management
6 5 (2.91%) High Availability
7 4 (2.33%) Change Control
7 4 (2.33%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.33%) Load Balancing
7 4 (2.33%) Capacity Management
7 4 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.74%) Risk Management
8 3 (1.74%) ITSM
8 3 (1.74%) Integration Testing
8 3 (1.74%) Problem Management
8 3 (1.74%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 39 (22.67%) PowerShell
2 22 (12.79%) SQL
3 11 (6.40%) VBScript
4 5 (2.91%) C
5 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.16%) Perl
7 1 (0.58%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) VB
7 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.58%) C++
Qualifications
1 42 (24.42%) Security Cleared
2 34 (19.77%) SC Cleared
3 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 20 (11.63%) MCSE
5 14 (8.14%) MCITP
6 13 (7.56%) MCP
7 8 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.91%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.74%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.74%) MCSA
9 3 (1.74%) Degree
9 3 (1.74%) MCTS
10 2 (1.16%) CCNA
11 1 (0.58%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.58%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.58%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) SLA
2 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 108 (62.79%) Active Directory
2 41 (23.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (19.77%) vSphere
4 31 (18.02%) XenApp
5 21 (12.21%) Hyper-V
6 16 (9.30%) VMware ESX
7 12 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (6.98%) vCloud
8 11 (6.40%) XenServer
9 4 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.16%) UAG
10 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.16%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.58%) NFS
11 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.58%) NLBS
11 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 1 (0.58%) VMFS
Systems Management
1 57 (33.14%) SCCM
2 33 (19.19%) SCOM
3 8 (4.65%) SCVMM
4 5 (2.91%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.33%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.33%) BladeLogic
5 4 (2.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (1.74%) WSUS
7 2 (1.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.58%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.58%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.58%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (0.58%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.58%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 93 (54.07%) VMware
2 59 (34.30%) Microsoft
3 58 (33.72%) Citrix
4 36 (20.93%) HP
5 16 (9.30%) Sophos
6 13 (7.56%) F5
7 12 (6.98%) Cisco
8 11 (6.40%) AppSense
9 7 (4.07%) EMC
9 7 (4.07%) McAfee
10 6 (3.49%) Remedy
10 6 (3.49%) BMC
10 6 (3.49%) IBM
11 5 (2.91%) Altiris
12 4 (2.33%) Red Hat
12 4 (2.33%) Dell
12 4 (2.33%) NetApp
12 4 (2.33%) Intel
13 3 (1.74%) RightFax
13 3 (1.74%) Avaya
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