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 21 April 2015 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Engineer
Rank 464 477 456
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 115 106 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 71 30
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£350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £245 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £445 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £300 £285
% change year-on-year
+11.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £33.75 £25.00 £20.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% +20.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.23 £25.00 £14.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.45 £25.00 £34.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.81
% change year-on-year
+60.00% +20.12%
Wintel Engineer
UK

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
46867 47364 39999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.37% 92.45% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 28952 29302 23504
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1845 1936 2056
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -1.42%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
South East +23 58 £339 -3.13% 2
London -11 30 £420 +5.00% 5
East of England +18 10 £310 -16.21%
South West +4 5 £250 -16.66%
West Midlands -13 4 £343 +37.00% 1
East Midlands +1 3 - -
North West -23 2 £375 +38.88% 1
Wintel Engineer
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Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

1 195 (88.24%) Windows
2 145 (65.61%) Active Directory
3 114 (51.58%) VMware
4 107 (48.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 103 (46.61%) Microsoft
6 85 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 71 (32.13%) Citrix
8 68 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 61 (27.60%) HP
10 57 (25.79%) Windows Server 2003
11 54 (24.43%) SC Cleared
12 53 (23.98%) PowerShell
12 53 (23.98%) ITIL
13 50 (22.62%) DNS
14 48 (21.72%) VMware Infrastructure
15 43 (19.46%) SCCM
15 43 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (15.84%) Migration
17 34 (15.38%) DHCP
18 32 (14.48%) SAN
19 31 (14.03%) MS Exchange
20 29 (13.12%) VBScript
20 29 (13.12%) Finance
20 29 (13.12%) MCITP
20 29 (13.12%) Hyper-V
21 27 (12.22%) XenApp
22 26 (11.76%) SCOM
22 26 (11.76%) Clustering
23 25 (11.31%) SQL
23 25 (11.31%) MCSA

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 (14.03%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (8.60%) IIS
4 14 (6.33%) Lync
5 10 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 10 (4.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 9 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.36%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.45%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.62%) Office 365
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (22.62%) DNS
2 34 (15.38%) DHCP
3 32 (14.48%) SAN
4 23 (10.41%) TCP/IP
5 18 (8.14%) Firewall
6 17 (7.69%) NetScaler
7 6 (2.71%) Network Security
7 6 (2.71%) NAS
7 6 (2.71%) FTP
8 5 (2.26%) LAN
8 5 (2.26%) iSCSI
8 5 (2.26%) VPN
9 3 (1.36%) WAN
10 1 (0.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (0.45%) Wireless
10 1 (0.45%) IPsec
10 1 (0.45%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (0.45%) VoIP
10 1 (0.45%) DMZ
10 1 (0.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.36%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 29 (13.12%) Finance
2 12 (5.43%) Banking
3 9 (4.07%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.71%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.81%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.90%) Back Office
6 2 (0.90%) Retail
7 1 (0.45%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (8.60%) HTML
1 19 (8.60%) XML
2 4 (1.81%) Middleware
2 4 (1.81%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.45%) MSMQ
3 1 (0.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (11.76%) Clustering
2 13 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.07%) Client/Server
4 8 (3.62%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.71%) Replication
6 4 (1.81%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.81%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.81%) Fat Client
6 4 (1.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.81%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 195 (88.24%) Windows
2 107 (48.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 85 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (25.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (10.86%) Windows 7
6 16 (7.24%) Linux
7 11 (4.98%) Windows XP
8 8 (3.62%) Windows 8
9 7 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.26%) SUSE
11 2 (0.90%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.90%) UNIX
12 1 (0.45%) HPUX
12 1 (0.45%) Solaris
12 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.45%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (23.98%) ITIL
2 35 (15.84%) Migration
3 21 (9.50%) Configuration Management
4 20 (9.05%) High Availability
5 18 (8.14%) Change Control
6 17 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (7.69%) Fault Management
7 8 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (3.17%) Performance Testing
8 7 (3.17%) Change Management
9 6 (2.71%) Incident Management
9 6 (2.71%) Load Balancing
9 6 (2.71%) Low Latency
10 5 (2.26%) Time Management
10 5 (2.26%) E-Commerce
10 5 (2.26%) Project Management
11 4 (1.81%) Validation
11 4 (1.81%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (1.36%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (1.36%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (23.98%) PowerShell
2 29 (13.12%) VBScript
3 25 (11.31%) SQL
4 4 (1.81%) C#
5 2 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 68 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 54 (24.43%) SC Cleared
3 43 (19.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (13.12%) MCITP
5 25 (11.31%) MCSA
6 24 (10.86%) DV Cleared
7 16 (7.24%) MCSE
8 12 (5.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.71%) Degree
10 5 (2.26%) MCP
11 3 (1.36%) CCA
11 3 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (0.90%) VCP5
12 2 (0.90%) CCEA
12 2 (0.90%) MCTS
13 1 (0.45%) Dell Certification
13 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.45%) CCNP
13 1 (0.45%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) SLA
2 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 145 (65.61%) Active Directory
2 48 (21.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (13.12%) Hyper-V
4 27 (12.22%) XenApp
5 24 (10.86%) vSphere
6 17 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.07%) VMware ESX
7 9 (4.07%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.81%) XenServer
8 4 (1.81%) UAG
9 3 (1.36%) vCloud
9 3 (1.36%) VMware Server
9 3 (1.36%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (1.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.90%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.90%) Firmware
10 2 (0.90%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.45%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 43 (19.46%) SCCM
2 26 (11.76%) SCOM
3 6 (2.71%) HP SIM
4 5 (2.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (1.81%) NetBackup
5 4 (1.81%) WSUS
5 4 (1.81%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.81%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (1.36%) Nessus
7 2 (0.90%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.45%) Nagios
8 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.45%) MOM
8 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.45%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.45%) Puppet
8 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.45%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 114 (51.58%) VMware
2 103 (46.61%) Microsoft
3 71 (32.13%) Citrix
4 61 (27.60%) HP
5 17 (7.69%) Dell
6 14 (6.33%) EMC
7 13 (5.88%) NetApp
8 12 (5.43%) 3PAR
9 9 (4.07%) Sophos
9 9 (4.07%) Veritas
10 8 (3.62%) Red Hat
10 8 (3.62%) IBM
10 8 (3.62%) McAfee
11 7 (3.17%) AppSense
12 6 (2.71%) F5
12 6 (2.71%) Cisco
13 5 (2.26%) Veeam
14 4 (1.81%) Altiris
15 3 (1.36%) Oracle
15 3 (1.36%) Symantec
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