The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 30 July 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 Scotland 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 97 102 99
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 30 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.09% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.18% 0.087% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 2
Average daily rate
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£311 £250 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.50% -37.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £250 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £300 £343
% change year-on-year
- -12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 - £20.50
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2546 2309 2430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.28% 93.90% 93.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1333 1120 1127
Average daily rate £373 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £200 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 80 109
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £31.40 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Wintel Engineer
UK

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Wintel Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Glasgow - 3 - -
West Lothian - 1 - - 1
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UK

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 53 (94.64%) Security Cleared
2 52 (92.86%) SC Cleared
2 52 (92.86%) Windows
3 43 (76.79%) Active Directory
4 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (44.64%) VMware
7 21 (37.50%) Windows XP
8 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
9 15 (26.79%) LAN
9 15 (26.79%) WAN
10 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
11 11 (19.64%) HP
12 10 (17.86%) Citrix
12 10 (17.86%) DHCP
12 10 (17.86%) DNS
12 10 (17.86%) ITIL
12 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
13 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (14.29%) XenApp
14 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
15 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
16 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
16 6 (10.71%) HTML
16 6 (10.71%) VBScript
16 6 (10.71%) XML
16 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
16 6 (10.71%) Clustering
16 6 (10.71%) vSphere
16 6 (10.71%) High Availability

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.93%) IIS
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.79%) LAN
1 15 (26.79%) WAN
2 10 (17.86%) DHCP
2 10 (17.86%) DNS
3 6 (10.71%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.14%) VLAN
5 3 (5.36%) IPv4
6 1 (1.79%) X.500
6 1 (1.79%) Wireless
6 1 (1.79%) LDAP
6 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) StarTeam
2 1 (1.79%) ClearQuest
2 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
General
1 2 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) HTML
1 6 (10.71%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Clustering
2 5 (8.93%) Replication
3 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (92.86%) Windows
2 29 (51.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (48.21%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) UNIX
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 10 (17.86%) ITIL
3 6 (10.71%) High Availability
4 5 (8.93%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (3.57%) Integration Testing
6 1 (1.79%) Release Management
6 1 (1.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.71%) VBScript
3 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (94.64%) Security Cleared
2 52 (92.86%) SC Cleared
3 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (8.93%) MCP
5 4 (7.14%) MCTS
5 4 (7.14%) MCITP
6 3 (5.36%) MCSA
7 1 (1.79%) Degree
7 1 (1.79%) MCSE
System Software
1 43 (76.79%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) XenApp
3 6 (10.71%) VMware ESX
3 6 (10.71%) vSphere
3 6 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.14%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.14%) DFS Replication
5 2 (3.57%) ISA Server
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 4 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.57%) Netcool
2 2 (3.57%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) VMware
2 19 (33.93%) Microsoft
3 11 (19.64%) HP
4 10 (17.86%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) CA
5 3 (5.36%) Veritas
6 2 (3.57%) Dell
6 2 (3.57%) Borland
6 2 (3.57%) McAfee
7 1 (1.79%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.79%) NetApp
7 1 (1.79%) EMC
7 1 (1.79%) IBM