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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Support
Rank 392 391 361
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 6 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.009% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.010% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £324 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.99% +28.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £283 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £365 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £284 £238 £310
% change year-on-year
+19.47% -23.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.72% -5.17%
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
19545 20081 18032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.53% 93.17% 93.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 13847 13699 12141
Average daily rate £440 £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 327 376 496
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.73 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Support across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Wintel Support Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 January 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 - -
Wintel Support
England

Wintel Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
4 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) VBScript
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Symantec
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Dell
5 2 (28.57%) SAN

Wintel Support
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (28.57%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) NetScaler
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) NAS
4 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
4 1 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Hedge funds
2 1 (14.29%) Symmetrix
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) VBScript
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) vSphere
4 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 1 (14.29%) NFS
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Backup Exec
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (14.29%) EdgeSight
2 1 (14.29%) HP SIM
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) ARCserve
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) Citrix
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Veeam
3 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
3 1 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 1 (14.29%) Nimsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Veritas
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) McAfee
3 1 (14.29%) Sophos
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Altiris