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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Support
Rank 572 573 557
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 41 32 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.083% 0.065% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.088% 0.069% 0.083%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 26
Median daily rate £350 £300 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £235 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £350 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £281 £319
% change year-on-year
+24.44% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 3
Median hourly rate £27.00 £18.46 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.26% -2.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £21.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+24.13% +2.35%
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
46744 46649 45930
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.93% 94.71% 94.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 30942 29439 28805
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1325 1843 1957
Median hourly rate £17.95 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.91 £41.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 31 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
North East -33 17 £210 +10.52% 1
South East -21 7 £350 +30.84% 1
North West -10 6 £413 +17.85%
London +3 5 £325 -2.25%
West Midlands - 4 £275 -
South West -11 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Wintel Support
UK

Wintel Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 56 (82.35%) Windows
2 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
3 49 (72.06%) VMware
4 34 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 34 (50.00%) HP
5 32 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 27 (39.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 25 (36.76%) MS Excel
9 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
10 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
10 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
10 22 (32.35%) vSphere
11 20 (29.41%) MCSE
12 19 (27.94%) Intel Security
12 19 (27.94%) Backup Exec
13 18 (26.47%) ITIL
13 18 (26.47%) DNS
14 17 (25.00%) Security Cleared
14 17 (25.00%) NetBackup
14 17 (25.00%) WSUS
15 16 (23.53%) MCSA
15 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 14 (20.59%) MS Office
16 14 (20.59%) DHCP
16 14 (20.59%) Citrix
16 14 (20.59%) McAfee ePO
17 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
18 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
19 11 (16.18%) SAN

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 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.82%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) Apache
3 4 (5.88%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.47%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 25 (36.76%) MS Excel
2 14 (20.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) DNS
2 14 (20.59%) DHCP
3 11 (16.18%) SAN
4 8 (11.76%) Firewall
5 5 (7.35%) Internet
6 3 (4.41%) Intranet
6 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.47%) Network Security
7 1 (1.47%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (1.47%) SMTP
7 1 (1.47%) SSL
7 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 10 (14.71%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Local Government
3 1 (1.47%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
2 10 (14.71%) Driving Licence
3 7 (10.29%) CMDB
3 7 (10.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.82%) Clustering
4 6 (8.82%) HP Storage
5 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.41%) Contactless
6 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.47%) AS400
7 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.47%) PKI
7 1 (1.47%) Tandem
7 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 56 (82.35%) Windows
2 34 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (13.24%) Linux
7 3 (4.41%) Ubuntu
7 3 (4.41%) Unix
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (26.47%) ITIL
2 10 (14.71%) CRM
3 9 (13.24%) ITIL V3
4 8 (11.76%) Change Management
4 8 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 8 (11.76%) Server Building
5 7 (10.29%) Configuration Management
5 7 (10.29%) Problem Management
5 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.82%) Escalation Management
6 6 (8.82%) High Availability
6 6 (8.82%) Knowledge Management
7 5 (7.35%) Application Packaging
7 5 (7.35%) Change Control
8 4 (5.88%) Logistics
9 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (2.94%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (2.94%) Power Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
1 7 (10.29%) SQL
2 2 (2.94%) VBScript
3 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (39.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (29.41%) MCSE
3 17 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 16 (23.53%) MCSA
5 12 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) BC Cleared
6 3 (4.41%) Degree
7 2 (2.94%) CCNA
7 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.47%) CCAA
8 1 (1.47%) CCNP
8 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.47%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.47%) MCITP
8 1 (1.47%) MCP
8 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
2 32 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (32.35%) vSphere
4 6 (8.82%) Terminal Services
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.88%) XenApp
6 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.41%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.41%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) Backup Exec
2 17 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 17 (25.00%) WSUS
3 14 (20.59%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (7.35%) OpenView
4 5 (7.35%) Perfmon
5 4 (5.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 4 (5.88%) SCCM
6 3 (4.41%) HP SIM
6 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.47%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.47%) Nessus
7 1 (1.47%) SCOM
7 1 (1.47%) SmoothWall
7 1 (1.47%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.47%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 49 (72.06%) VMware
2 34 (50.00%) HP
3 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
4 19 (27.94%) Intel Security
5 14 (20.59%) Citrix
6 7 (10.29%) Cisco
6 7 (10.29%) Symantec
7 5 (7.35%) Bloomberg
7 5 (7.35%) Oracle
7 5 (7.35%) Reuters
8 4 (5.88%) IBM
8 4 (5.88%) Lotus
8 4 (5.88%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) arcserve
9 2 (2.94%) Dell
9 2 (2.94%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.47%) EMC
10 1 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.47%) Sophos