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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 100 114 109
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 26 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.98% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.28% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Average daily rate £450 £230 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+95.65% -2.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £280
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.12% +43.53%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2459 2178 2625
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 92.79% 92.96% 93.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1286 1075 1322
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £236 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 108
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.77 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.62% -29.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £43.70 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Wintel Engineer
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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 18 April 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
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IT Job Ads
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Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 47 (90.38%) SC Cleared
1 47 (90.38%) Security Cleared
2 43 (82.69%) Windows
3 31 (59.62%) Active Directory
4 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (50.00%) VMware
6 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (44.23%) Windows XP
8 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 17 (32.69%) DHCP
10 16 (30.77%) DNS
11 13 (25.00%) WAN
11 13 (25.00%) MS Office
11 13 (25.00%) SQL
12 12 (23.08%) LAN
12 12 (23.08%) HP
12 12 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 11 (21.15%) Replication
13 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
13 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
14 10 (19.23%) SCCM
14 10 (19.23%) Citrix
15 8 (15.38%) ITIL
15 8 (15.38%) Clustering
16 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
16 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
17 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
17 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
17 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (21.15%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Office
2 5 (9.62%) MS Project
3 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (32.69%) DHCP
2 16 (30.77%) DNS
3 13 (25.00%) WAN
4 12 (23.08%) LAN
5 7 (13.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (9.62%) VLAN
7 4 (7.69%) IPsec
8 2 (3.85%) SAN
8 2 (3.85%) NAS
9 1 (1.92%) Firewall
9 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) StarTeam
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.15%) Replication
2 8 (15.38%) Clustering
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (82.69%) Windows
2 30 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (48.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 23 (44.23%) Windows XP
5 11 (21.15%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.85%) AIX
7 2 (3.85%) Solaris
7 2 (3.85%) Linux
8 1 (1.92%) UNIX
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL
2 5 (9.62%) Software Distribution
3 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (5.77%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
4 1 (1.92%) Network Management
4 1 (1.92%) Change Control
4 1 (1.92%) Fault Management
4 1 (1.92%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) VBScript
3 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (90.38%) SC Cleared
1 47 (90.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (59.62%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) vSphere
4 4 (7.69%) XenApp
5 3 (5.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (3.85%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.85%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.85%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.85%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 12 (23.08%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 10 (19.23%) SCCM
3 5 (9.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (7.69%) Netcool
5 2 (3.85%) Backup Exec
5 2 (3.85%) WSUS
5 2 (3.85%) Tivoli
5 2 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (50.00%) VMware
2 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.08%) HP
4 10 (19.23%) Citrix
5 5 (9.62%) Dell
5 5 (9.62%) Symantec
6 4 (7.69%) Veritas
7 3 (5.77%) Altiris
8 2 (3.85%) McAfee
8 2 (3.85%) Borland
8 2 (3.85%) CA
8 2 (3.85%) Trend Micro
8 2 (3.85%) Becrypt
9 1 (1.92%) Avaya