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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Specialist
Rank 608 596 579
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Specialist 24 14 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.028% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.029% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 16
Average daily rate £388 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £306 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £413 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £270
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +29.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Wintel Specialist
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
48675 47897 46873
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.03% 94.74% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32102 29497 29007
Average daily rate £425 £400 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1382 1920 1942
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.40 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.70 £17.45
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -4.29%

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
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 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 19 £394 +12.50% 1
South West - 2 - -
East of England +5 1 £388 -7.73%
London -4 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Wintel Specialist
UK

Wintel Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
3 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 25 (67.57%) Windows Server
4 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (45.95%) Finance
5 17 (45.95%) Citrix
6 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
8 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
9 13 (35.14%) SAN
9 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (32.43%) SQL
10 12 (32.43%) HP
11 11 (29.73%) XenApp
12 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
12 10 (27.03%) MCSE
13 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
13 9 (24.32%) DNS
13 9 (24.32%) NetApp
13 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
14 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
15 7 (18.92%) Skype for Business
15 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2014
15 7 (18.92%) CommVault
15 7 (18.92%) DHCP
15 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (18.92%) vSphere

Wintel Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
3 7 (18.92%) Skype for Business
4 6 (16.22%) IIS
5 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (8.11%) WebSphere
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) IaaS
2 3 (8.11%) PaaS
3 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) SAN
2 9 (24.32%) DNS
3 7 (18.92%) DHCP
4 4 (10.81%) WAN
5 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall
7 1 (2.70%) DMZ
7 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.70%) Internet
7 1 (2.70%) SSL
7 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Law
2 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Contactless
3 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.41%) NHS
3 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Windows Server
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (16.22%) Linux
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.41%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.51%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Open Source
2 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
3 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (8.11%) CRM
3 3 (8.11%) Data Management
3 3 (8.11%) Project Management
3 3 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.41%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.41%) Server Patching
4 2 (5.41%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.70%) Server Building
5 1 (2.70%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.51%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) MCSE
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.81%) MCSA
3 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 27 (72.97%) Active Directory
2 22 (59.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (29.73%) XenApp
4 8 (21.62%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (18.92%) vSphere
6 5 (13.51%) Terminal Services
7 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (8.11%) Docker
8 3 (8.11%) Xen
8 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (10.81%) SCOM
1 4 (10.81%) WSUS
2 3 (8.11%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.11%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (8.11%) Puppet
3 1 (2.70%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.70%) Control-M
3 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.70%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) VMware
2 17 (45.95%) Citrix
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 12 (32.43%) HP
5 9 (24.32%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) CommVault
7 5 (13.51%) EMC
8 3 (8.11%) 3PAR
8 3 (8.11%) Intel Security
8 3 (8.11%) Oracle
8 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
8 3 (8.11%) Sybase
9 2 (5.41%) SAP
10 1 (2.70%) BMC
10 1 (2.70%) CA
10 1 (2.70%) Cisco
10 1 (2.70%) F5
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