The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Wintel Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Specialist
Rank 602 599 561
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -38
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Specialist 19 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.026% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.028% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 10 13
Median daily rate £425 £388 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +23.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £225 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £458 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £423 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.95% +45.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
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
46810 46709 45359
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.91% 94.75% 94.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 30921 29327 28458
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1329 1862 1932
Median hourly rate £17.98 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £40.68 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Wintel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

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 26 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
South East +6 18 £425 -5.55%
London -11 1 - -
Wintel Specialist
UK

Wintel Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
3 25 (65.79%) VMware
3 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
4 22 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (44.74%) Finance
5 17 (44.74%) Citrix
6 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
6 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (36.84%) SAN
8 13 (34.21%) SQL
8 13 (34.21%) HP
9 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (31.58%) XenApp
10 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (28.95%) MCSE
11 10 (26.32%) DNS
11 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
11 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
11 10 (26.32%) NetApp
12 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
12 9 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
13 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
13 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
13 8 (21.05%) CommVault
13 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (18.42%) DHCP
14 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Wintel Specialist 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 10 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 8 (21.05%) Skype for Business
3 6 (15.79%) IIS
4 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.89%) IaaS
2 3 (7.89%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) SAN
2 10 (26.32%) DNS
3 7 (18.42%) DHCP
4 5 (13.16%) WAN
5 4 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (5.26%) Firewall
7 1 (2.63%) DMZ
7 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.63%) Internet
7 1 (2.63%) MPLS
7 1 (2.63%) SSL
7 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.63%) VoIP
7 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (7.89%) MySQL
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (44.74%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.26%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Electronics
3 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Law
4 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.89%) Contactless
3 2 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.63%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 25 (65.79%) Windows Server
3 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (31.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) ITIL
1 5 (13.16%) Project Planning
2 4 (10.53%) Open Source
2 4 (10.53%) Project Management
2 4 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (7.89%) CRM
3 3 (7.89%) Data Management
4 2 (5.26%) Automated Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (5.26%) Manual Testing
4 2 (5.26%) Migration
4 2 (5.26%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.26%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.63%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.63%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (34.21%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) MCSE
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (10.53%) MCSA
3 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 28 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 22 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (31.58%) XenApp
4 9 (23.68%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (18.42%) vSphere
6 5 (13.16%) Terminal Services
7 4 (10.53%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (10.53%) Hyper-V
8 3 (7.89%) Docker
8 3 (7.89%) Xen
9 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
10 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCOM
2 4 (10.53%) WSUS
3 3 (7.89%) Backup Exec
3 3 (7.89%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (7.89%) NetBackup
3 3 (7.89%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (7.89%) Puppet
4 1 (2.63%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.63%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.63%) Control-M
4 1 (2.63%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.63%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) VMware
2 17 (44.74%) Citrix
3 16 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 13 (34.21%) HP
5 10 (26.32%) NetApp
6 8 (21.05%) CommVault
7 6 (15.79%) EMC
8 4 (10.53%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.89%) Intel Security
9 3 (7.89%) Oracle
9 3 (7.89%) Rackspace
9 3 (7.89%) Sybase
10 2 (5.26%) SAP
11 1 (2.63%) BMC
11 1 (2.63%) CA
11 1 (2.63%) Cisco
11 1 (2.63%) F5