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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 490 481 499
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 74 67 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.14% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 45 40
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £195 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
- -14.28%
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
45686 43047 48985
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.53% 92.64% 92.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 28284 25787 27971
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1846 1994 2539
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 £11.27 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.20% -6.89%
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 24 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 24 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 24 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
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 30 £404 +18.67% 7
South East -11 13 £300 -5.13% 1
North West 0 12 £280 +12.00% 1
East of England -15 9 £225 -23.07%
South West -26 4 £365 -5.80%
West Midlands -11 3 £295 +47.50%
Yorkshire -3 1 £213 -5.55% 1
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Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 158 (89.77%) Windows
2 121 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 119 (67.61%) Active Directory
4 108 (61.36%) VMware
5 85 (48.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (42.05%) Citrix
7 64 (36.36%) SCCM
8 63 (35.80%) Microsoft
9 60 (34.09%) Security Cleared
10 52 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
11 51 (28.98%) SC Cleared
12 42 (23.86%) DNS
13 41 (23.30%) XenApp
14 39 (22.16%) HP
15 38 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 36 (20.45%) PowerShell
16 36 (20.45%) SCOM
17 34 (19.32%) DHCP
18 31 (17.61%) MS Exchange
19 28 (15.91%) ITIL
20 26 (14.77%) vSphere
21 25 (14.20%) SQL
21 25 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
23 22 (12.50%) SAN
23 22 (12.50%) Clustering
24 21 (11.93%) Windows 7
25 19 (10.80%) MCSE
25 19 (10.80%) Windows XP
26 18 (10.23%) Finance

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 31 (17.61%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (4.55%) IIS
4 6 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.14%) Lync
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) CMS
8 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 11 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 42 (23.86%) DNS
2 34 (19.32%) DHCP
3 22 (12.50%) SAN
4 10 (5.68%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.11%) WAN
5 9 (5.11%) LAN
6 6 (3.41%) Firewall
7 4 (2.27%) VPN
7 4 (2.27%) VoIP
8 2 (1.14%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.14%) Network Security
8 2 (1.14%) DMZ
8 2 (1.14%) Internet
8 2 (1.14%) LDAP
9 1 (0.57%) SSL
9 1 (0.57%) IPv4
9 1 (0.57%) X.500
9 1 (0.57%) IPsec
9 1 (0.57%) VLAN
9 1 (0.57%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.07%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.55%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (1.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.57%) DTS
4 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.70%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.14%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.57%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.57%) Subversion
3 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (10.23%) Finance
2 4 (2.27%) Banking
2 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.70%) Legal
4 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.14%) Advertising
5 1 (0.57%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.57%) Retail
5 1 (0.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.57%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.84%) Middleware
2 1 (0.57%) XML
2 1 (0.57%) HTML
2 1 (0.57%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.50%) Clustering
2 7 (3.98%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.84%) Replication
4 3 (1.70%) Firmware
5 2 (1.14%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.14%) AS400
6 1 (0.57%) EPoS
6 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.57%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.57%) Statistics
6 1 (0.57%) PKI
6 1 (0.57%) CMDB
6 1 (0.57%) iPad
6 1 (0.57%) iPhone
6 1 (0.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 158 (89.77%) Windows
2 121 (68.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (48.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (21.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (11.93%) Windows 7
6 19 (10.80%) Windows XP
7 13 (7.39%) Linux
8 8 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.70%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.70%) UNIX
10 3 (1.70%) SUSE
11 2 (1.14%) AIX
12 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (15.91%) ITIL
2 16 (9.09%) Migration
3 13 (7.39%) Change Management
4 8 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 8 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 7 (3.98%) Project Management
5 7 (3.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (3.98%) Workflow
6 6 (3.41%) Service Delivery
7 5 (2.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (2.27%) Change Control
8 4 (2.27%) Incident Management
9 3 (1.70%) Load Balancing
9 3 (1.70%) Integration Testing
9 3 (1.70%) Release Management
10 2 (1.14%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.14%) Software Deployment
10 2 (1.14%) Security Architecture
10 2 (1.14%) Network Management
10 2 (1.14%) Fault Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (20.45%) PowerShell
2 25 (14.20%) SQL
3 9 (5.11%) C
4 6 (3.41%) VBScript
5 2 (1.14%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.57%) C++
6 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 60 (34.09%) Security Cleared
2 51 (28.98%) SC Cleared
3 25 (14.20%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (10.80%) MCSE
5 13 (7.39%) MCP
6 11 (6.25%) MCITP
7 6 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.27%) DV Cleared
8 4 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.70%) MCTS
9 3 (1.70%) Degree
10 2 (1.14%) CCNA
11 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
11 1 (0.57%) VCP4
11 1 (0.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.41%) SLA
2 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 119 (67.61%) Active Directory
2 52 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (23.30%) XenApp
4 26 (14.77%) vSphere
5 17 (9.66%) Hyper-V
6 16 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (9.09%) VMware ESX
7 12 (6.82%) XenServer
8 8 (4.55%) vCloud
9 5 (2.84%) DFS Replication
10 4 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.57%) NFS
12 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.57%) UAG
12 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 64 (36.36%) SCCM
2 36 (20.45%) SCOM
3 9 (5.11%) SCVMM
4 8 (4.55%) WSUS
4 8 (4.55%) HP SIM
5 6 (3.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.27%) BladeLogic
8 3 (1.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.57%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.57%) Nagios
10 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.57%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.57%) Cacti
10 1 (0.57%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 108 (61.36%) VMware
2 74 (42.05%) Citrix
3 63 (35.80%) Microsoft
4 39 (22.16%) HP
5 17 (9.66%) Cisco
6 15 (8.52%) EMC
7 12 (6.82%) AppSense
8 10 (5.68%) Sophos
9 9 (5.11%) McAfee
9 9 (5.11%) CA
10 8 (4.55%) F5
11 6 (3.41%) Symantec
12 5 (2.84%) Intel
12 5 (2.84%) IBM
12 5 (2.84%) Remedy
13 4 (2.27%) Altiris
13 4 (2.27%) Dell
13 4 (2.27%) BMC
13 4 (2.27%) Red Hat
14 3 (1.70%) Oracle
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