The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Wintel Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Engineer
Rank 526 542 470
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -72
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 72 79 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.16% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.16% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 89
Median daily rate £338 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £338 £300
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 9
Median hourly rate £28.15 £23.75 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.52% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £19.55 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £24.75 £45.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £21.75 £38.00
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -42.76%
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
43501 47980 48241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.93% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28710 31023 31043
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 1886 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured Wintel Engineer in the job title.

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 8 December 2016.

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 8 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -8 21 £338 -1.81% 2
North East -17 16 £333 -
South East +21 13 £338 +2.27%
West Midlands -3 7 £250 -28.57%
East Midlands - 6 £375 -
South West +15 4 £525 +31.25%
North West +6 3 £306 -1.20% 1
Yorkshire +12 1 £350 +21.73%
East of England 0 1 £388 -
Wintel Engineer
UK

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Wintel Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 136 (81.44%) Windows
2 99 (59.28%) Active Directory
3 94 (56.29%) Microsoft
4 90 (53.89%) VMware
5 83 (49.70%) Windows Server
6 63 (37.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 61 (36.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (32.93%) Security Cleared
9 52 (31.14%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (31.14%) DNS
10 50 (29.94%) Windows Server 2003
11 48 (28.74%) PowerShell
12 47 (28.14%) SC Cleared
13 45 (26.95%) Citrix
14 43 (25.75%) DHCP
15 36 (21.56%) HP
16 33 (19.76%) Finance
17 32 (19.16%) SCCM
18 29 (17.37%) Microsoft Certification
19 28 (16.77%) ITIL
20 24 (14.37%) SAN
21 22 (13.17%) MS Exchange
21 22 (13.17%) XenApp
22 21 (12.57%) vSphere
22 21 (12.57%) Cisco
22 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
22 21 (12.57%) Clustering
23 20 (11.98%) VBScript
24 19 (11.38%) TCP/IP
24 19 (11.38%) Migration

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (13.17%) MS Exchange
2 17 (10.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.58%) IIS
4 8 (4.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.99%) OpenStack
6 5 (2.99%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (1.80%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.20%) Apache
9 2 (1.20%) Confluence
10 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (7.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.99%) MS Office
3 2 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.78%) Office 365
2 14 (8.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.19%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.80%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.80%) IaaS
4 3 (1.80%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 52 (31.14%) DNS
2 43 (25.75%) DHCP
3 24 (14.37%) SAN
4 19 (11.38%) TCP/IP
5 18 (10.78%) Internet
6 15 (8.98%) Intranet
7 11 (6.59%) Firewall
8 10 (5.99%) LAN
9 8 (4.79%) NAS
9 8 (4.79%) WAN
10 6 (3.59%) VPN
11 5 (2.99%) NetScaler
12 4 (2.40%) VLAN
13 3 (1.80%) FTP
14 2 (1.20%) iSCSI
15 1 (0.60%) HTTP
15 1 (0.60%) Kerberos
15 1 (0.60%) Network Security
15 1 (0.60%) Skype
15 1 (0.60%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (1.20%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.20%) JIRA
1 2 (1.20%) MSI
2 1 (0.60%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 33 (19.76%) Finance
2 7 (4.19%) Banking
3 6 (3.59%) Back Office
4 5 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.80%) Publishing
7 2 (1.20%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.60%) Electronics
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Military
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.59%) HTML
2 4 (2.40%) Middleware
2 4 (2.40%) XML
3 3 (1.80%) .NET
4 2 (1.20%) Web Services
5 1 (0.60%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.57%) Clustering
2 15 (8.98%) Data Centre
3 14 (8.38%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (7.19%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.40%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.40%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.40%) VCE vBlock
6 3 (1.80%) Hedge funds
7 2 (1.20%) Device Driver
7 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.20%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.20%) Replication
7 2 (1.20%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.20%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.60%) CMDB
8 1 (0.60%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 136 (81.44%) Windows
2 83 (49.70%) Windows Server
3 63 (37.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (36.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (29.94%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (10.78%) Windows 7
7 9 (5.39%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (3.59%) Linux
8 6 (3.59%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.40%) Unix
9 4 (2.40%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.40%) Windows XP
10 3 (1.80%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.60%) AIX
11 1 (0.60%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (16.77%) ITIL
2 19 (11.38%) Migration
3 15 (8.98%) Change Control
3 15 (8.98%) Server Building
4 14 (8.38%) High Availability
5 10 (5.99%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (5.39%) Project Management
6 9 (5.39%) Validation
7 8 (4.79%) Application Packaging
8 7 (4.19%) Resource Management
8 7 (4.19%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (2.99%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (2.99%) DevOps
9 5 (2.99%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.99%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.99%) Time Management
10 4 (2.40%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.40%) Server Patching
11 3 (1.80%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 48 (28.74%) PowerShell
2 20 (11.98%) VBScript
3 15 (8.98%) SQL
4 3 (1.80%) Python
4 3 (1.80%) VB
5 2 (1.20%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.60%) C#
6 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 55 (32.93%) Security Cleared
2 47 (28.14%) SC Cleared
3 29 (17.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (7.78%) MCSE
5 8 (4.79%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (4.19%) MCSA
6 7 (4.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (3.59%) DV Cleared
7 6 (3.59%) MCITP
8 5 (2.99%) CCNA
9 4 (2.40%) Degree
10 3 (1.80%) MCP
11 2 (1.20%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.60%) CCNP
12 1 (0.60%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.60%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.19%) SLA
2 5 (2.99%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 99 (59.28%) Active Directory
2 52 (31.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (13.17%) XenApp
4 21 (12.57%) vSphere
5 18 (10.78%) Hyper-V
6 13 (7.78%) Firmware
7 11 (6.59%) VMware ESX
8 6 (3.59%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.99%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.40%) BitLocker
10 4 (2.40%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.80%) Docker
11 3 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.80%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
13 1 (0.60%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.60%) UAG
13 1 (0.60%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (19.16%) SCCM
2 15 (8.98%) Microsoft Clustering
2 15 (8.98%) SCOM
3 7 (4.19%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.19%) PowerCLI
3 7 (4.19%) Puppet
4 5 (2.99%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.40%) Ansible
5 4 (2.40%) OpenView
5 4 (2.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.80%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.80%) Packer
6 3 (1.80%) Terraform
7 2 (1.20%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.20%) Perfmon
7 2 (1.20%) vRealize
8 1 (0.60%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.60%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (0.60%) WSUS
Vendors
1 94 (56.29%) Microsoft
2 90 (53.89%) VMware
3 45 (26.95%) Citrix
4 36 (21.56%) HP
5 21 (12.57%) Cisco
6 14 (8.38%) Dell
7 7 (4.19%) EMC
8 6 (3.59%) Intel Security
9 5 (2.99%) NetApp
9 5 (2.99%) Veeam
10 4 (2.40%) 3PAR
10 4 (2.40%) Veritas
11 3 (1.80%) Apple
11 3 (1.80%) Brocade
11 3 (1.80%) IBM
11 3 (1.80%) Lotus
11 3 (1.80%) Oracle
12 2 (1.20%) Hitachi
12 2 (1.20%) SAP
12 2 (1.20%) Symantec