The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wintel Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the London region.

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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Consultant
Rank 400 385 414
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Consultant 12 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.050% 0.019% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.020% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 3
Average daily rate £350 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £450 £366
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22398 20052 25960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.58% 92.82% 92.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 15523 13588 16690
Average daily rate £425 £450 £448
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 404 410 583
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.31 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Wintel Consultant
England

Wintel Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Consultant in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Wintel Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wintel Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wintel Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

Wintel Consultant
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Wintel Consultant Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wintel Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wintel Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wintel Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Wintel Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Wintel Consultant in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (80.00%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) SCCM
4 8 (53.33%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (46.67%) Mercator
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (20.00%) SQL
7 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 2 (13.33%) Migration
8 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (13.33%) WSUS
8 2 (13.33%) Change Control
9 1 (6.67%) Office 365
9 1 (6.67%) vSphere
9 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
9 1 (6.67%) XenApp
9 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (6.67%) Clustering
9 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (6.67%) Symantec
9 1 (6.67%) McAfee

Wintel Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Wintel Consultant in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Wintel Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Blackberry
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Migration
1 2 (13.33%) Change Control
2 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (46.67%) Mercator
4 1 (6.67%) Symantec
4 1 (6.67%) McAfee
4 1 (6.67%) Sophos
4 1 (6.67%) HP