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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 461 518 515
Rank change year-on-year
+57 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 119 44 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.099% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 34 39
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £275 £245
% change year-on-year
+26.35% +12.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 4
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £29.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 - £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 - £32.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £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
47033 44604 49140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 90.46% 92.69% 93.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 29411 27456 28065
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1867 1914 2465
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 +43 51 £400 +4.23% 4
South East +10 30 £348 +7.82% 5
East of England -19 7 £283 +15.30%
North West -11 5 £263 +16.66%
South West -27 5 £475 +22.58%
East Midlands - 4 - - 1
West Midlands -15 3 £400 +64.94%
Yorkshire -3 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 1 October 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.

1 174 (90.16%) Windows
2 122 (63.21%) Active Directory
3 114 (59.07%) Windows Server 2008
4 100 (51.81%) VMware
5 82 (42.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (37.82%) Microsoft
7 65 (33.68%) Citrix
8 53 (27.46%) SCCM
9 51 (26.42%) HP
10 48 (24.87%) Security Cleared
11 47 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 42 (21.76%) PowerShell
12 42 (21.76%) Microsoft Certification
13 40 (20.73%) DNS
14 38 (19.69%) SC Cleared
15 36 (18.65%) XenApp
16 35 (18.13%) vSphere
17 34 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
18 32 (16.58%) MS Exchange
19 31 (16.06%) ITIL
19 31 (16.06%) SQL Server
20 30 (15.54%) SCOM
20 30 (15.54%) Clustering
21 28 (14.51%) DHCP
22 27 (13.99%) SQL
23 25 (12.95%) IIS
23 25 (12.95%) MCSE
24 23 (11.92%) Firewall
25 22 (11.40%) TCP/IP
26 21 (10.88%) Windows 7

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 32 (16.58%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.95%) IIS
3 13 (6.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.70%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (5.18%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.63%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.55%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.55%) Lync
9 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.04%) IBM Notes
9 2 (1.04%) Apache
10 1 (0.52%) CMS
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 10 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.66%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.07%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.73%) DNS
2 28 (14.51%) DHCP
3 23 (11.92%) Firewall
4 22 (11.40%) TCP/IP
5 19 (9.84%) SAN
6 9 (4.66%) WAN
7 8 (4.15%) LAN
8 5 (2.59%) VPN
9 3 (1.55%) VoIP
9 3 (1.55%) LDAP
10 2 (1.04%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.04%) BIG-IP
10 2 (1.04%) VLAN
10 2 (1.04%) Network Security
10 2 (1.04%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (1.04%) MPLS
10 2 (1.04%) DSL
11 1 (0.52%) IPv4
11 1 (0.52%) SSL
11 1 (0.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.52%) DTS
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.59%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.04%) ClearQuest
3 1 (0.52%) MSI
3 1 (0.52%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 20 (10.36%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Banking
3 3 (1.55%) Advertising
4 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.04%) Legal
5 1 (0.52%) Back Office
5 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.18%) HTML
1 10 (5.18%) XML
2 3 (1.55%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.54%) Clustering
2 10 (5.18%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.63%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.55%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.04%) Replication
6 1 (0.52%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.52%) AS400
6 1 (0.52%) EPoS
6 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.52%) CMDB
6 1 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 174 (90.16%) Windows
2 114 (59.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 82 (42.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 47 (24.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (10.88%) Windows 7
6 15 (7.77%) Windows XP
7 8 (4.15%) Linux
8 4 (2.07%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (2.07%) UNIX
9 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.04%) SUSE
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.52%) AIX
11 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.06%) ITIL
2 16 (8.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (6.74%) Migration
4 12 (6.22%) Change Control
5 11 (5.70%) High Availability
6 7 (3.63%) Service Delivery
6 7 (3.63%) Time Management
7 6 (3.11%) Incident Management
8 5 (2.59%) Change Management
8 5 (2.59%) Service Management
8 5 (2.59%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.07%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.07%) Problem Management
9 4 (2.07%) Security Architecture
10 3 (1.55%) E-Commerce
10 3 (1.55%) CRM
10 3 (1.55%) Validation
10 3 (1.55%) ITSM
10 3 (1.55%) Risk Management
10 3 (1.55%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.76%) PowerShell
2 27 (13.99%) SQL
3 16 (8.29%) VBScript
4 3 (1.55%) C
5 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.04%) Python
5 2 (1.04%) VB
6 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 48 (24.87%) Security Cleared
2 42 (21.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 38 (19.69%) SC Cleared
4 25 (12.95%) MCSE
5 14 (7.25%) MCITP
6 13 (6.74%) MCSA
7 8 (4.15%) MCP
8 7 (3.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.63%) DV Cleared
9 6 (3.11%) Degree
10 4 (2.07%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.55%) MCTS
12 2 (1.04%) VCP4
12 2 (1.04%) BC Cleared
12 2 (1.04%) CCNA
13 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.52%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.11%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 122 (63.21%) Active Directory
2 36 (18.65%) XenApp
3 35 (18.13%) vSphere
4 34 (17.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (8.29%) Hyper-V
6 14 (7.25%) VMware ESX
7 10 (5.18%) vCloud
8 9 (4.66%) XenServer
9 8 (4.15%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 7 (3.63%) VMware ESXi
11 5 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.07%) ISA Server
13 3 (1.55%) Terminal Services
14 2 (1.04%) NLBS
14 2 (1.04%) XenDesktop
14 2 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.52%) NFS
15 1 (0.52%) Firmware
15 1 (0.52%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.52%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 53 (27.46%) SCCM
2 30 (15.54%) SCOM
3 11 (5.70%) HP SIM
3 11 (5.70%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.59%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (2.59%) WSUS
4 5 (2.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (2.07%) Backup Exec
5 4 (2.07%) SCVMM
5 4 (2.07%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (1.55%) CA SiteMinder
7 2 (1.04%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 2 (1.04%) BladeLogic
7 2 (1.04%) OpenView
8 1 (0.52%) Unicenter
8 1 (0.52%) MOM
8 1 (0.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.52%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 100 (51.81%) VMware
2 73 (37.82%) Microsoft
3 65 (33.68%) Citrix
4 51 (26.42%) HP
5 18 (9.33%) Sophos
6 14 (7.25%) Cisco
6 14 (7.25%) AppSense
7 12 (6.22%) F5
8 10 (5.18%) Veritas
9 9 (4.66%) McAfee
10 8 (4.15%) BMC
11 6 (3.11%) IBM
12 5 (2.59%) Dell
12 5 (2.59%) Remedy
12 5 (2.59%) Altiris
13 4 (2.07%) EMC
13 4 (2.07%) Intel
13 4 (2.07%) NetApp
14 3 (1.55%) CA
14 3 (1.55%) Oracle
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