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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Support
Rank 583 586 572
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 39 34 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.066% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.069% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 21
Median daily rate £325 £325 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £19.25 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £15.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £27.50 £28.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £19.25 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -9.41%
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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
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 29 July 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 -16 27 £210 +10.52%
North West +1 4 £438 +25.00% 1
London -11 3 £281 -17.27%
South East +4 2 £331 -2.57%
South West -7 2 £450 +38.46% 1
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Wintel Support
UK

Wintel Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
2 52 (76.47%) Windows
3 42 (61.76%) VMware
4 37 (54.41%) HP
5 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
6 34 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (47.06%) MS Excel
8 31 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (44.12%) ITIL
9 30 (44.12%) DNS
10 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
11 25 (36.76%) DHCP
12 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
13 21 (30.88%) Citrix
14 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
15 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
16 18 (26.47%) SQL Server
16 18 (26.47%) vSphere
17 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (22.06%) ITIL V3
17 15 (22.06%) MCSE
17 15 (22.06%) Clustering
18 14 (20.59%) Firewall
18 14 (20.59%) IIS
18 14 (20.59%) Terminal Services
18 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Clustering
19 13 (19.12%) High Availability
19 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
19 13 (19.12%) SQL

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 19 (27.94%) MS Exchange
2 14 (20.59%) IIS
3 11 (16.18%) Apache
3 11 (16.18%) IBM Notes
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.47%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 9 (13.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (44.12%) DNS
2 25 (36.76%) DHCP
3 14 (20.59%) Firewall
4 8 (11.76%) SAN
5 5 (7.35%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.88%) Internet
6 4 (5.88%) Intranet
7 3 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (1.47%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.47%) MPLS
8 1 (1.47%) Network Security
8 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.47%) 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 7 (10.29%) Finance
2 1 (1.47%) Back Office
2 1 (1.47%) Local Government
2 1 (1.47%) Online Betting
2 1 (1.47%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (17.65%) Middleware
2 1 (1.47%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.06%) Clustering
2 12 (17.65%) Data Centre
3 9 (13.24%) Management Information System
4 8 (11.76%) CMDB
5 6 (8.82%) Driving Licence
6 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
6 4 (5.88%) HP Storage
7 2 (2.94%) Contactless
8 1 (1.47%) AS400
8 1 (1.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.47%) PKI
8 1 (1.47%) Replication
8 1 (1.47%) Tandem
8 1 (1.47%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 52 (76.47%) Windows
2 27 (39.71%) Windows Server
2 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (22.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.82%) Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.47%) Unix
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.12%) ITIL
2 15 (22.06%) ITIL V3
3 13 (19.12%) High Availability
4 12 (17.65%) Application Packaging
4 12 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 11 (16.18%) Service Delivery
6 10 (14.71%) Configuration Management
6 10 (14.71%) CRM
7 9 (13.24%) Change Management
8 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
8 8 (11.76%) Escalation Management
8 8 (11.76%) Problem Management
9 7 (10.29%) Change Control
9 7 (10.29%) Knowledge Management
9 7 (10.29%) Server Building
10 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (4.41%) Service Management
11 3 (4.41%) Workflow
12 2 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) SQL
2 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (35.29%) Security Cleared
3 20 (29.41%) SC Cleared
4 15 (22.06%) MCSE
5 10 (14.71%) MCSA
6 4 (5.88%) Degree
7 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.47%) CCAA
8 1 (1.47%) CCNA
8 1 (1.47%) CCNP
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.47%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.29%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 53 (77.94%) Active Directory
2 31 (45.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.47%) vSphere
4 14 (20.59%) Terminal Services
5 11 (16.18%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.41%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.41%) XenApp
7 2 (2.94%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.94%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.47%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.47%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (20.59%) Microsoft Clustering
2 13 (19.12%) NetBackup
2 13 (19.12%) OpenView
3 12 (17.65%) Perfmon
4 11 (16.18%) Backup Exec
4 11 (16.18%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (16.18%) WSUS
5 9 (13.24%) McAfee ePO
6 6 (8.82%) HP SIM
7 5 (7.35%) SCCM
8 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
8 3 (4.41%) SCOM
9 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (2.94%) SCDPM
9 2 (2.94%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.94%) SCSM
9 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
10 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (1.47%) Nessus
10 1 (1.47%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 42 (61.76%) VMware
2 37 (54.41%) HP
3 35 (51.47%) Microsoft
4 21 (30.88%) Citrix
5 12 (17.65%) Intel Security
5 12 (17.65%) Oracle
6 11 (16.18%) Lotus
7 5 (7.35%) Symantec
8 3 (4.41%) Bloomberg
8 3 (4.41%) IBM
8 3 (4.41%) Reuters
9 2 (2.94%) arcserve
9 2 (2.94%) Cisco
9 2 (2.94%) Dell
9 2 (2.94%) EMC
9 2 (2.94%) NetApp
9 2 (2.94%) SAP
9 2 (2.94%) Trend Micro
9 2 (2.94%) Veritas
10 1 (1.47%) 3PAR