The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Specialist
Rank 561 544 552
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Specialist 11 9 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.019% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.024% 0.020% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 23
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£315 £355 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% +4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £393 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £328 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.39% -6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Wintel Specialist
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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
46778 44742 49913
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.00% 92.82% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29097 27301 28553
Average daily rate £400 £400 £392
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £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 1872 1954 2464
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 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Wintel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Wintel Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wintel Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wintel Specialist across the England region.

Wintel Specialist Daily Rate Trend in England

Wintel Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Wintel Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wintel Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Specialist across the England region.

Wintel Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wintel Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 17 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 +14 5 £315 -18.70%
South East +1 5 £225 -31.29%
East of England - - - -
North West - - - -
Wintel Specialist
UK

Wintel Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) VMware
4 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (52.38%) Citrix
6 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (33.33%) XenApp
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
10 6 (28.57%) IIS
10 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
11 5 (23.81%) IBM
12 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
12 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (19.05%) Banking
12 4 (19.05%) Finance
12 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
13 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
13 3 (14.29%) Xen
13 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
13 3 (14.29%) Clustering
13 3 (14.29%) SAN
13 3 (14.29%) MCSE
13 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
13 3 (14.29%) DNS
13 3 (14.29%) .NET
13 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010

Wintel Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
2 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) SAN
1 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 3 (14.29%) DNS
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
3 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Banking
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Investment Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) MSMQ
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Customer Insight
1 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
2 1 (4.76%) Time Management
2 1 (4.76%) Migration
2 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.76%) Project Management
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) VBScript
1 2 (9.52%) VB
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 17 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (33.33%) XenApp
4 6 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 4 (19.05%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (14.29%) Xen
6 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (4.76%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli
1 2 (9.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (4.76%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
5 2 (9.52%) MobileIron
5 2 (9.52%) SoftLayer
5 2 (9.52%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Intel
5 2 (9.52%) Symantec
6 1 (4.76%) HP
6 1 (4.76%) NetApp