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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Support
Rank 601 568 552
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 30 42 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.059% 0.083% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.087% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 27 27
Median daily rate £350 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £370 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £294 £338
% change year-on-year
+19.14% -12.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 2
Median hourly rate £43.00 £22.98 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.11% +45.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £14.64 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £27.50 £18.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £27.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+56.36% +120.00%
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
48408 48020 46900
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.98% 94.73% 94.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 31915 29666 29143
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
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 £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1365 1919 1953
Median 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 £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%

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 4 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 4 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 4 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 -11 11 £350 -
North East -30 5 £210 -
London -16 4 £375 +10.29%
North West - 4 £413 -
West Midlands - 4 £275 -
South West -1 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Wintel Support
UK

Wintel Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 44 (83.02%) Active Directory
3 43 (81.13%) VMware
4 33 (62.26%) Windows Server
5 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (49.06%) HP
7 23 (43.40%) MS Exchange
8 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2003
9 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (35.85%) Backup Exec
10 19 (35.85%) vSphere
11 18 (33.96%) Intel Security
11 18 (33.96%) MCSE
12 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
12 17 (32.08%) WSUS
13 16 (30.19%) MCSA
14 15 (28.30%) NetBackup
15 14 (26.42%) MS Office
15 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
15 14 (26.42%) McAfee ePO
15 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
16 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
17 10 (18.87%) Driving Licence
17 10 (18.87%) DNS
17 10 (18.87%) SAN
18 9 (16.98%) Citrix
18 9 (16.98%) Finance
19 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
19 8 (15.09%) ITIL

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 23 (43.40%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) IIS
4 1 (1.89%) Apache
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.89%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (32.08%) MS Excel
2 14 (26.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.87%) DNS
1 10 (18.87%) SAN
2 7 (13.21%) DHCP
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) Internet
4 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.89%) Intranet
5 1 (1.89%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (1.89%) SMTP
5 1 (1.89%) SSL
5 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.89%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 1 (1.89%) Back Office
3 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.89%) Local Government
3 1 (1.89%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Data Centre
2 10 (18.87%) Driving Licence
3 5 (9.43%) HP Storage
4 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) CMDB
5 3 (5.66%) Contactless
6 1 (1.89%) AS400
6 1 (1.89%) Clustering
6 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.89%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.89%) PKI
6 1 (1.89%) Tandem
6 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 48 (90.57%) Windows
2 33 (62.26%) Windows Server
3 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (39.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (15.09%) Linux
7 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 6 (11.32%) CRM
3 5 (9.43%) Server Building
4 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.55%) Incident Management
4 4 (7.55%) Logistics
5 3 (5.66%) Change Management
5 3 (5.66%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.66%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.66%) Migration
5 3 (5.66%) Problem Management
5 3 (5.66%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.77%) Application Packaging
6 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.77%) Escalation Management
6 2 (3.77%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (3.77%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.77%) Power Management
6 2 (3.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) PowerShell
1 5 (9.43%) SQL
2 2 (3.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (37.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (33.96%) MCSE
3 16 (30.19%) MCSA
4 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) BC Cleared
7 2 (3.77%) CCNA
7 2 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.89%) CCAA
8 1 (1.89%) CCNP
8 1 (1.89%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.89%) MCITP
8 1 (1.89%) MCP
8 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 44 (83.02%) Active Directory
2 27 (50.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (35.85%) vSphere
4 4 (7.55%) VMware ESX
4 4 (7.55%) XenApp
5 3 (5.66%) VMware Server
6 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.77%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.77%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (35.85%) Backup Exec
2 17 (32.08%) WSUS
3 15 (28.30%) NetBackup
4 14 (26.42%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.66%) SCCM
6 2 (3.77%) OpenView
7 1 (1.89%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.89%) Nessus
7 1 (1.89%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.89%) Perfmon
7 1 (1.89%) SCOM
7 1 (1.89%) SmoothWall
7 1 (1.89%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (1.89%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 43 (81.13%) VMware
2 26 (49.06%) HP
3 18 (33.96%) Intel Security
4 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
5 9 (16.98%) Citrix
6 7 (13.21%) Cisco
7 6 (11.32%) Symantec
8 4 (7.55%) Bloomberg
8 4 (7.55%) IBM
8 4 (7.55%) Reuters
9 3 (5.66%) NetApp
10 2 (3.77%) arcserve
10 2 (3.77%) Dell
10 2 (3.77%) EMC
10 2 (3.77%) Oracle
10 2 (3.77%) Trend Micro
11 1 (1.89%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.89%) SAP
11 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow
11 1 (1.89%) Veritas