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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 481 513 508
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 107 45 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.095% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.10% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 36 36
Average daily rate
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£356 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £469 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £275 £235
% change year-on-year
+25.90% +17.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 3
Average hourly rate £32.09 - £28.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.90 - £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 - £32.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.09 - £28.00
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
47502 44109 49177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.02% 92.81% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 29572 26954 28107
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £237 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1898 1931 2441
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 18 September 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
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 18 September 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 +27 48 £400 +4.23% 2
South East +15 25 £347 +8.58% 4
East of England -23 8 £283 +15.30%
North West -7 6 £263 +16.66%
West Midlands -13 4 £400 +64.94%
South West -33 4 £475 - 1
East Midlands +7 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -1 1 £313 +13.63% 1
Wintel Engineer
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Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 171 (90.00%) Windows
2 114 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 113 (59.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 98 (51.58%) VMware
5 82 (43.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 72 (37.89%) Microsoft
7 62 (32.63%) Citrix
8 58 (30.53%) SCCM
9 46 (24.21%) Security Cleared
9 46 (24.21%) HP
10 45 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 43 (22.63%) PowerShell
12 42 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
13 41 (21.58%) DNS
14 39 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
15 38 (20.00%) SC Cleared
16 34 (17.89%) XenApp
17 32 (16.84%) vSphere
18 31 (16.32%) MS Exchange
18 31 (16.32%) DHCP
18 31 (16.32%) ITIL
19 30 (15.79%) SCOM
20 29 (15.26%) SQL Server
21 28 (14.74%) Clustering
22 27 (14.21%) SQL
23 24 (12.63%) MCSE
23 24 (12.63%) Finance
23 24 (12.63%) Windows 7
24 23 (12.11%) IIS
25 21 (11.05%) SAN

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (16.32%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.11%) IIS
3 11 (5.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (5.26%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.58%) Lync
8 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.53%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.53%) Apache
9 1 (0.53%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (3.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (21.58%) DNS
2 31 (16.32%) DHCP
3 21 (11.05%) SAN
4 20 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 19 (10.00%) Firewall
6 9 (4.74%) WAN
7 8 (4.21%) LAN
8 5 (2.63%) VPN
9 3 (1.58%) LDAP
9 3 (1.58%) VoIP
10 2 (1.05%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.05%) VLAN
10 2 (1.05%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (1.05%) Network Security
10 2 (1.05%) MPLS
10 2 (1.05%) DSL
11 1 (0.53%) X.500
11 1 (0.53%) DMZ
11 1 (0.53%) Internet
11 1 (0.53%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (15.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.53%) DTS
3 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (2.11%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.05%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.53%) MSI
3 1 (0.53%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 24 (12.63%) Finance
2 8 (4.21%) Banking
3 3 (1.58%) Advertising
4 2 (1.05%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.05%) Legal
4 2 (1.05%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.53%) Back Office
5 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.53%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.21%) HTML
1 8 (4.21%) XML
2 3 (1.58%) Middleware
3 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.53%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 28 (14.74%) Clustering
2 9 (4.74%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.21%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.58%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.05%) Firmware
5 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.05%) PKI
6 1 (0.53%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.53%) EPoS
6 1 (0.53%) AS400
6 1 (0.53%) Replication
6 1 (0.53%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 171 (90.00%) Windows
2 113 (59.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (43.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (12.63%) Windows 7
6 14 (7.37%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.74%) Linux
8 5 (2.63%) UNIX
9 4 (2.11%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.05%) SUSE
11 2 (1.05%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.53%) AIX
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.32%) ITIL
2 18 (9.47%) Migration
3 14 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (5.26%) Change Control
5 9 (4.74%) High Availability
6 8 (4.21%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.68%) Project Management
7 7 (3.68%) Workflow
8 6 (3.16%) Service Management
8 6 (3.16%) Change Management
8 6 (3.16%) Time Management
9 5 (2.63%) Configuration Management
9 5 (2.63%) Incident Management
10 4 (2.11%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.11%) ITSM
10 4 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (2.11%) Capacity Management
11 3 (1.58%) Security Architecture
11 3 (1.58%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (1.58%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (22.63%) PowerShell
2 27 (14.21%) SQL
3 15 (7.89%) VBScript
4 5 (2.63%) C
5 3 (1.58%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.05%) Perl
7 1 (0.53%) C++
7 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.53%) VB
7 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 46 (24.21%) Security Cleared
2 39 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 24 (12.63%) MCSE
5 16 (8.42%) MCITP
6 15 (7.89%) MCP
7 7 (3.68%) MCSA
7 7 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.16%) Degree
8 6 (3.16%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.58%) MCTS
10 3 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.05%) CCNA
11 2 (1.05%) VCP4
12 1 (0.53%) VCP5
12 1 (0.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.21%) SLA
2 1 (0.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 114 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 42 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (17.89%) XenApp
4 32 (16.84%) vSphere
5 21 (11.05%) Hyper-V
6 12 (6.32%) VMware ESX
7 10 (5.26%) XenServer
7 10 (5.26%) vCloud
8 9 (4.74%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (3.68%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (1.58%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (1.05%) NLBS
11 2 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.05%) ISA Server
11 2 (1.05%) UAG
12 1 (0.53%) VMFS
12 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.53%) NFS
12 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.53%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 58 (30.53%) SCCM
2 30 (15.79%) SCOM
3 10 (5.26%) NetBackup
4 9 (4.74%) HP SIM
5 8 (4.21%) SCVMM
6 4 (2.11%) BMC PATROL
6 4 (2.11%) WSUS
6 4 (2.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.58%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (1.58%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 3 (1.58%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.53%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.53%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.53%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.53%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.53%) OpenView
8 1 (0.53%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.53%) MOM
8 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 98 (51.58%) VMware
2 72 (37.89%) Microsoft
3 62 (32.63%) Citrix
4 46 (24.21%) HP
5 16 (8.42%) Sophos
6 13 (6.84%) Cisco
6 13 (6.84%) AppSense
7 12 (6.32%) F5
8 8 (4.21%) Veritas
9 7 (3.68%) McAfee
9 7 (3.68%) BMC
10 6 (3.16%) IBM
11 5 (2.63%) EMC
11 5 (2.63%) Remedy
12 4 (2.11%) Intel
12 4 (2.11%) NetApp
12 4 (2.11%) Dell
13 3 (1.58%) Oracle
13 3 (1.58%) CA
13 3 (1.58%) Juniper
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