The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 364 366 407
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 45 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.19% 0.11% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.12% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 20 10
Average daily rate £395 £378 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.63% +17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £336 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £404
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £300 £240
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +24.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £21.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £14.63 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+70.94% +0.86%
Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22319 20402 25856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.54% 92.80% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 15512 13818 16636
Average daily rate £425 £445 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.49% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 394 411 581
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 £12.15 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
Wintel Engineer
England

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wintel Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
City of London +5 16 £325 -11.86%
Docklands, London - - - -
Wintel Engineer
England

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (81.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 66 (79.52%) Active Directory
4 64 (77.11%) VMware
5 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
6 38 (45.78%) PowerShell
7 37 (44.58%) SCCM
7 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (44.58%) Citrix
8 34 (40.96%) DNS
8 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (38.55%) DHCP
10 29 (34.94%) Clustering
10 29 (34.94%) SCOM
11 26 (31.33%) ITIL
12 25 (30.12%) SAN
13 24 (28.92%) HP
14 23 (27.71%) SQL
14 23 (27.71%) MS Exchange
14 23 (27.71%) VMware ESXi
15 21 (25.30%) Exchange Server 2010
15 21 (25.30%) XenApp
15 21 (25.30%) VMware ESX
16 20 (24.10%) Change Management
17 19 (22.89%) Finance
18 17 (20.48%) AppSense
18 17 (20.48%) Linux
19 16 (19.28%) vSphere
20 14 (16.87%) XenServer

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (27.71%) MS Exchange
2 21 (25.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.41%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (1.20%) Lync
5 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.20%) WorkSite
5 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (40.96%) DNS
2 32 (38.55%) DHCP
3 25 (30.12%) SAN
4 8 (9.64%) VoIP
4 8 (9.64%) iSCSI
4 8 (9.64%) NAS
5 5 (6.02%) NetScaler
6 4 (4.82%) TCP/IP
7 2 (2.41%) DMZ
7 2 (2.41%) Firewall
8 1 (1.20%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.20%) Internet
8 1 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 7 (8.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.61%) Banking
4 2 (2.41%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Front Office
5 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.20%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) Web Services
3 1 (1.20%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.94%) Clustering
2 9 (10.84%) Hedge funds
3 8 (9.64%) EqualLogic
4 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.61%) Replication
6 2 (2.41%) Firmware
7 1 (1.20%) iPad
7 1 (1.20%) iPhone
7 1 (1.20%) Google Search Appliance
7 1 (1.20%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) AS400
7 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (81.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (53.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (20.48%) Linux
6 13 (15.66%) Windows 7
7 12 (14.46%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (6.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (6.02%) SUSE
8 5 (6.02%) UNIX
9 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.41%) Solaris
10 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.33%) ITIL
2 20 (24.10%) Change Management
3 12 (14.46%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (12.05%) Performance Tuning
5 9 (10.84%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (9.64%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.43%) Capacity Management
7 7 (8.43%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (6.02%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (4.82%) Configuration Management
10 3 (3.61%) Release Management
10 3 (3.61%) Asset Management
11 2 (2.41%) Service Delivery
11 2 (2.41%) Software Deployment
11 2 (2.41%) Integration Testing
11 2 (2.41%) High Availability
12 1 (1.20%) Change Control
12 1 (1.20%) Resource Management
12 1 (1.20%) Performance Analysis
12 1 (1.20%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (45.78%) PowerShell
2 23 (27.71%) SQL
3 8 (9.64%) C
4 4 (4.82%) VBScript
5 3 (3.61%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.41%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.41%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.20%) C++
7 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.82%) MCSE
2 4 (4.82%) MCITP
3 3 (3.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.20%) HP APS
5 1 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (79.52%) Active Directory
2 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (27.71%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (25.30%) XenApp
4 21 (25.30%) VMware ESX
5 16 (19.28%) vSphere
6 14 (16.87%) XenServer
7 8 (9.64%) NFS
8 7 (8.43%) XenDesktop
8 7 (8.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (4.82%) Hyper-V
10 3 (3.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (3.61%) vCloud
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (2.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (1.20%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (44.58%) SCCM
2 29 (34.94%) SCOM
3 7 (8.43%) Cacti
3 7 (8.43%) OpenNMS
4 6 (7.23%) HP SIM
5 3 (3.61%) SCVMM
5 3 (3.61%) BladeLogic
6 2 (2.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (2.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (2.41%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.20%) Ionix
7 1 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (1.20%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (1.20%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 64 (77.11%) VMware
2 38 (45.78%) Microsoft
3 37 (44.58%) Citrix
4 24 (28.92%) HP
5 17 (20.48%) AppSense
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco
6 13 (15.66%) EMC
7 9 (10.84%) NetApp
7 9 (10.84%) Altiris
8 8 (9.64%) BMC
8 8 (9.64%) F5
9 7 (8.43%) Remedy
9 7 (8.43%) Websense
10 6 (7.23%) Sophos
11 5 (6.02%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.02%) Oracle
12 4 (4.82%) Intel
12 4 (4.82%) Wyse
13 3 (3.61%) Dell
14 1 (1.20%) SolarWinds