The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Support 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 Support in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Support
Rank 418 432 403
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 2 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.008% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.009% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £200 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £250 £320
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -21.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - -
Wintel Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22591 23369 24032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.98% 93.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 15618 16068 15796
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 438 616
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

Wintel Support
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Wintel Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Wintel Support
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Wintel Support Daily Rate Trend in London

Wintel Support
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Wintel Support Hourly Rate Trend in London

Wintel Support
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 Support within the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
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Vacancies
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Wintel Support
England

Wintel Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Wintel Support 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 Support in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) vCloud

Wintel Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Wintel Support 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 Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Change Control
1 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (20.00%) MCITP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) vCloud
4 1 (20.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) Sophos
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) Mercator
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee