The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 493 479 493
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 73 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 40 40
Average daily rate
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£310 £300 £278
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £183 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £372 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £335
% change year-on-year
- -10.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £15.75 - £26.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 - £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.85 - £27.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 - £20.50
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
45701 43157 49006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.46% 92.65% 92.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 28204 25919 28009
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1841 1967 2542
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.78 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Wintel Engineer
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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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +30 31 £388 +21.09% 4
South East -10 12 £300 -6.25% 1
North West -1 10 £280 +24.44% 1
East of England -15 9 £225 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -17 4 £300 +50.00%
South West -24 4 £365 -5.80%
Yorkshire -3 1 £213 -5.55%
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Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 152 (89.94%) Windows
2 115 (68.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 113 (66.86%) Active Directory
4 104 (61.54%) VMware
5 79 (46.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 68 (40.24%) Citrix
7 62 (36.69%) SCCM
8 60 (35.50%) Microsoft
9 51 (30.18%) Security Cleared
10 49 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
11 44 (26.04%) SC Cleared
12 41 (24.26%) DNS
13 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (22.49%) HP
14 38 (22.49%) XenApp
15 37 (21.89%) PowerShell
16 36 (21.30%) SCOM
17 34 (20.12%) DHCP
18 29 (17.16%) MS Exchange
19 28 (16.57%) ITIL
20 26 (15.38%) SQL
20 26 (15.38%) vSphere
21 24 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
22 22 (13.02%) SAN
22 22 (13.02%) Clustering
23 20 (11.83%) SQL Server
24 19 (11.24%) MCSE
24 19 (11.24%) Windows 7
25 17 (10.06%) Hyper-V
25 17 (10.06%) Finance

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (17.16%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.92%) IIS
2 10 (5.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (2.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (2.37%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.78%) Lync
6 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.59%) CMS
7 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.26%) DNS
2 34 (20.12%) DHCP
3 22 (13.02%) SAN
4 11 (6.51%) TCP/IP
5 7 (4.14%) LAN
5 7 (4.14%) WAN
6 6 (3.55%) Firewall
7 4 (2.37%) VPN
8 3 (1.78%) VoIP
9 2 (1.18%) LDAP
9 2 (1.18%) DMZ
9 2 (1.18%) Internet
9 2 (1.18%) Network Security
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.59%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.59%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.59%) X.500
10 1 (0.59%) IPsec
10 1 (0.59%) VLAN
10 1 (0.59%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.59%) DTS
4 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (1.78%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.18%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.59%) Subversion
3 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
General
1 17 (10.06%) Finance
2 4 (2.37%) Banking
3 3 (1.78%) Legal
3 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.18%) Advertising
5 1 (0.59%) Retail
5 1 (0.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.96%) Middleware
2 1 (0.59%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.59%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.59%) HTML
2 1 (0.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (13.02%) Clustering
2 8 (4.73%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.37%) Replication
4 3 (1.78%) Firmware
5 2 (1.18%) AS400
6 1 (0.59%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.59%) EPoS
6 1 (0.59%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.59%) PKI
6 1 (0.59%) Statistics
6 1 (0.59%) CMDB
6 1 (0.59%) iPhone
6 1 (0.59%) iPad
6 1 (0.59%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 152 (89.94%) Windows
2 115 (68.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (46.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 40 (23.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (11.24%) Windows 7
6 14 (8.28%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.92%) Linux
8 8 (4.73%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.78%) Windows 2000
9 3 (1.78%) UNIX
10 2 (1.18%) SUSE
10 2 (1.18%) AIX
11 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.57%) ITIL
2 17 (10.06%) Migration
3 13 (7.69%) Change Management
4 8 (4.73%) Capacity Management
5 7 (4.14%) Configuration Management
5 7 (4.14%) Project Management
5 7 (4.14%) Service Delivery
5 7 (4.14%) Workflow
6 6 (3.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (2.37%) Incident Management
7 4 (2.37%) Change Control
8 3 (1.78%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.78%) Load Balancing
8 3 (1.78%) Release Management
8 3 (1.78%) Integration Testing
8 3 (1.78%) Service Management
9 2 (1.18%) Risk Management
9 2 (1.18%) Penetration Testing
9 2 (1.18%) Software Engineering
9 2 (1.18%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.89%) PowerShell
2 26 (15.38%) SQL
3 9 (5.33%) C
4 6 (3.55%) VBScript
5 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.59%) C++
6 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (30.18%) Security Cleared
2 44 (26.04%) SC Cleared
3 24 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (11.24%) MCSE
5 13 (7.69%) MCP
6 11 (6.51%) MCITP
7 6 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.37%) DV Cleared
9 3 (1.78%) Degree
9 3 (1.78%) MCTS
9 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (1.18%) CCNA
11 1 (0.59%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) VCP4
11 1 (0.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.73%) SLA
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
System Software
1 113 (66.86%) Active Directory
2 49 (28.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (22.49%) XenApp
4 26 (15.38%) vSphere
5 17 (10.06%) Hyper-V
6 16 (9.47%) VMware ESXi
7 14 (8.28%) VMware ESX
8 11 (6.51%) XenServer
9 9 (5.33%) vCloud
10 4 (2.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (2.37%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.18%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.59%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.59%) UAG
Systems Management
1 62 (36.69%) SCCM
2 36 (21.30%) SCOM
3 8 (4.73%) SCVMM
3 8 (4.73%) HP SIM
4 6 (3.55%) WSUS
5 4 (2.37%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.37%) BladeLogic
5 4 (2.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.59%) Nagios
8 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.59%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.59%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 104 (61.54%) VMware
2 68 (40.24%) Citrix
3 60 (35.50%) Microsoft
4 38 (22.49%) HP
5 15 (8.88%) Cisco
6 13 (7.69%) EMC
7 11 (6.51%) AppSense
7 11 (6.51%) Sophos
8 9 (5.33%) F5
8 9 (5.33%) McAfee
9 7 (4.14%) CA
10 6 (3.55%) Symantec
11 5 (2.96%) Remedy
11 5 (2.96%) IBM
12 4 (2.37%) Intel
12 4 (2.37%) BMC
12 4 (2.37%) Altiris
13 3 (1.78%) Websense
13 3 (1.78%) Red Hat
13 3 (1.78%) Avaya
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