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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 103 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 23 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.83% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 1
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£320 £325 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £346 £275 £240
% change year-on-year
+25.90% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £28.00
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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
2594 2326 2375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 93.65% 93.41% 93.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1402 1124 1138
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 85 120
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £34.70 £40.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 2 October 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 2 October 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -15 2 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
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Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 43 (84.31%) Security Cleared
3 42 (82.35%) SC Cleared
4 37 (72.55%) Active Directory
5 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
9 16 (31.37%) VMware
10 15 (29.41%) DNS
11 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
12 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
12 12 (23.53%) ITIL
12 12 (23.53%) Citrix
13 10 (19.61%) MCP
13 10 (19.61%) HTML
13 10 (19.61%) VBScript
13 10 (19.61%) XML
13 10 (19.61%) HP
13 10 (19.61%) Clustering
13 10 (19.61%) High Availability
14 9 (17.65%) MCTS
14 9 (17.65%) DHCP
14 9 (17.65%) IIS
15 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
15 8 (15.69%) XenApp
16 7 (13.73%) vSphere
16 7 (13.73%) MCITP
16 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
16 7 (13.73%) LAN

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 9 (17.65%) IIS
2 7 (13.73%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (29.41%) DNS
2 9 (17.65%) DHCP
3 7 (13.73%) LAN
3 7 (13.73%) WAN
4 6 (11.76%) IPv4
4 6 (11.76%) VLAN
5 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.92%) SSL
6 2 (3.92%) SNMP
6 2 (3.92%) SAN
7 1 (1.96%) NAS
7 1 (1.96%) LDAP
7 1 (1.96%) X.500
7 1 (1.96%) Firewall
7 1 (1.96%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.96%) ClearQuest
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Retail
3 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) HTML
1 10 (19.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Clustering
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.96%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 46 (90.20%) Windows
2 24 (47.06%) Windows Server 2003
3 21 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.88%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.88%) Windows NT
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.96%) Linux
8 1 (1.96%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Enterprise Architecture
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) High Availability
3 2 (3.92%) Integration Testing
3 2 (3.92%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (1.96%) Release Management
4 1 (1.96%) Software Distribution
4 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (1.96%) Validation
4 1 (1.96%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) PowerShell
2 10 (19.61%) VBScript
3 3 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (84.31%) Security Cleared
2 42 (82.35%) SC Cleared
3 18 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (19.61%) MCP
5 9 (17.65%) MCTS
6 7 (13.73%) MCITP
7 4 (7.84%) MCSE
7 4 (7.84%) MCSA
8 1 (1.96%) Degree
System Software
1 37 (72.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.69%) XenApp
3 7 (13.73%) vSphere
3 7 (13.73%) VMware ESX
4 6 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.84%) Terminal Services
5 4 (7.84%) DFS Replication
6 2 (3.92%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.92%) Firmware
7 1 (1.96%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 4 (7.84%) SCCM
3 3 (5.88%) Netcool
4 2 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 12 (23.53%) Citrix
4 10 (19.61%) HP
5 5 (9.80%) Veritas
6 2 (3.92%) McAfee
6 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 1 (1.96%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) NetApp
7 1 (1.96%) EMC
7 1 (1.96%) Intel
7 1 (1.96%) IBM
7 1 (1.96%) Red Hat