The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Wintel Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Support
Rank 596 603 576
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -27
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 23 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.054% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.057% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 17 17
Median daily rate £413 £308 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% +36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £388 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £276 £225
% change year-on-year
+35.74% +22.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 6
Median hourly rate £27.00 £21.75 £37.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -41.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £20.30 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £24.60 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.50 £37.30
% change year-on-year
+7.84% -31.62%
Wintel Support
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
47211 49401 48939
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.99% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 31129 32106 30344
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1529 1897 1992
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £41.50 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Wintel Support
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Wintel Support Jobs Demand Trend in England

Wintel Support
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Wintel Support Daily Rate Trend in England

Wintel Support
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Support across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Wintel Support Daily Rate Histogram in England

Wintel Support
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Wintel Support Hourly Rate Trend in England

Wintel Support
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Support across the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Wintel Support Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Wintel Support
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 Support within the England region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -10 12 £338 -0.73%
North East -22 6 £375 - 2
South East +17 2 £356 -10.82%
North West +13 1 £450 +63.63% 1
South West +12 1 £450 +38.46%
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Wintel Support
UK

Wintel Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Wintel Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 54 (79.41%) Active Directory
2 46 (67.65%) Windows
3 43 (63.24%) VMware
4 36 (52.94%) HP
4 36 (52.94%) DNS
5 32 (47.06%) DHCP
6 31 (45.59%) ITIL
7 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
8 29 (42.65%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 26 (38.24%) MS Excel
10 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 25 (36.76%) Security Cleared
12 23 (33.82%) Windows Server
12 23 (33.82%) Citrix
13 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
14 17 (25.00%) SAN
14 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
16 15 (22.06%) Finance
16 15 (22.06%) Clustering
16 15 (22.06%) ITIL V3
16 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Clustering
17 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (20.59%) Firewall
17 14 (20.59%) IIS
17 14 (20.59%) MS Exchange
17 14 (20.59%) SLA
18 13 (19.12%) OpenView
18 13 (19.12%) Terminal Services

Wintel Support 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 14 (20.59%) IIS
1 14 (20.59%) MS Exchange
2 11 (16.18%) Apache
2 11 (16.18%) IBM Notes
3 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (38.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (52.94%) DNS
2 32 (47.06%) DHCP
3 17 (25.00%) SAN
4 14 (20.59%) Firewall
5 7 (10.29%) VPN
6 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.88%) Internet
7 4 (5.88%) Intranet
8 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
8 2 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (1.47%) MPLS
9 1 (1.47%) NAS
9 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MSI
General
1 15 (22.06%) Finance
2 8 (11.76%) Back Office
3 7 (10.29%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.47%) Online Betting
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (22.06%) Clustering
3 8 (11.76%) CMDB
3 8 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 7 (10.29%) Hedge funds
4 7 (10.29%) VCE vBlock
5 6 (8.82%) HP Storage
6 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.94%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.47%) AS400
8 1 (1.47%) Contactless
8 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.47%) Replication
8 1 (1.47%) Tandem
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (67.65%) Windows
2 26 (38.24%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (33.82%) Windows Server
4 14 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.94%) Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Unix
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) ITIL V3
3 13 (19.12%) High Availability
4 12 (17.65%) Service Delivery
5 11 (16.18%) Application Packaging
5 11 (16.18%) Incident Management
6 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
7 9 (13.24%) CRM
8 8 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
8 8 (11.76%) Change Management
8 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.76%) Escalation Management
8 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
8 8 (11.76%) Server Building
8 8 (11.76%) Server Patching
9 7 (10.29%) Change Control
9 7 (10.29%) Knowledge Management
10 3 (4.41%) Migration
10 3 (4.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.65%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (42.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (36.76%) Security Cleared
3 21 (30.88%) SC Cleared
4 10 (14.71%) MCSE
5 8 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (8.82%) MCSA
7 4 (5.88%) Degree
8 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.94%) MCP
10 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (1.47%) CCNA
10 1 (1.47%) CCNP
10 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.47%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (79.41%) Active Directory
2 28 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.12%) Terminal Services
3 13 (19.12%) vSphere
4 11 (16.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.94%) DFS Replication
5 2 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (2.94%) XenApp
6 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.47%) UAG
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (22.06%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (19.12%) OpenView
3 12 (17.65%) Perfmon
3 12 (17.65%) SCCM
4 11 (16.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 10 (14.71%) SCOM
6 9 (13.24%) NetBackup
7 7 (10.29%) Backup Exec
7 7 (10.29%) HP SIM
7 7 (10.29%) WSUS
8 5 (7.35%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 2 (2.94%) SCDPM
10 2 (2.94%) SCOrch
10 2 (2.94%) SCSM
10 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
11 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (1.47%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 43 (63.24%) VMware
2 36 (52.94%) HP
3 30 (44.12%) Microsoft
4 23 (33.82%) Citrix
5 12 (17.65%) Oracle
6 11 (16.18%) Lotus
7 8 (11.76%) Intel Security
8 7 (10.29%) Cisco
8 7 (10.29%) EMC
9 5 (7.35%) Bloomberg
9 5 (7.35%) Reuters
10 4 (5.88%) arcserve
10 4 (5.88%) Symantec
11 3 (4.41%) Dell
11 3 (4.41%) IBM
11 3 (4.41%) SAP
12 2 (2.94%) Trend Micro
12 2 (2.94%) Veritas
13 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
13 1 (1.47%) NetApp