The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Engineer
Rank 120 101 115
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 5 28 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 1.04% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 1.15% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£250 £273 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.40% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £295 £293
% change year-on-year
+9.32% +0.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+77.41% -
Wintel Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2807 2439 2360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.04% 91.01% 93.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1432 1334 1124
Average daily rate £350 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 58 70
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £42.00 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

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
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 3 July 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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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
Renfrewshire +5 3 £300 +22.01%
Glasgow -1 2 £200 -
Wintel Engineer
UK

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
3 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
5 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (46.43%) MCSA
6 12 (42.86%) ITIL
6 12 (42.86%) Citrix
6 12 (42.86%) MCITP
7 11 (39.29%) VMware
8 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (28.57%) HP
9 7 (25.00%) XML
9 7 (25.00%) HTML
9 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (21.43%) Degree
10 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
10 6 (21.43%) VBScript
10 6 (21.43%) DHCP
10 6 (21.43%) DNS
10 6 (21.43%) High Availability
11 5 (17.86%) SAN
11 5 (17.86%) Validation
11 5 (17.86%) SQL
11 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
12 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
12 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
12 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) DHCP
1 6 (21.43%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) SAN
3 3 (10.71%) IPv4
3 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.57%) Intranet
4 1 (3.57%) Internet
4 1 (3.57%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) HTML
1 7 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (3.57%) Middleware
2 1 (3.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Fat Client
2 4 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (10.71%) UNIX
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (21.43%) High Availability
3 5 (17.86%) Validation
4 4 (14.29%) Change Control
4 4 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (10.71%) Lean Six Sigma
5 3 (10.71%) Six Sigma
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Patch Management
6 2 (7.14%) Server Building
7 1 (3.57%) Fault Management
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) CRM
7 1 (3.57%) Migration
7 1 (3.57%) Pay per click
7 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (21.43%) VBScript
3 5 (17.86%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) SC Cleared
2 13 (46.43%) MCSA
2 13 (46.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (42.86%) MCITP
4 6 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 23 (82.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (3.57%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) WSUS
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (64.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) HP
5 4 (14.29%) AppSense
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle