The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Scotland region that had Wintel Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wintel Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 123 92
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 1 3 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.057% 0.12% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.13% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 16
Median daily rate - £150 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -52.19%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.14% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £45.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-47.22% +260.00%

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
1658 2378 2606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 95.18% 94.07% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 970 1274 1456
Median daily rate £370 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 31 60
Median hourly rate £17.32 £33.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.51% +109.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.98 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £45.10 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.46%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Scotland region that featured Wintel Engineer in the job title.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
Wintel Engineer
UK

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, Wintel Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region featuring Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 8 (47.06%) Change Control
5 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
6 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (35.29%) MCSE
6 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (35.29%) Server Building
7 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (29.41%) Firmware
7 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
7 5 (29.41%) VBScript
7 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 5 (29.41%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) DNS
7 5 (29.41%) HP
7 5 (29.41%) Intranet
7 5 (29.41%) Internet
7 5 (29.41%) VMware
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
8 4 (23.53%) Clustering
8 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
8 4 (23.53%) Project Management
8 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) Citrix
8 4 (23.53%) Veritas

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) Internet
1 5 (29.41%) Intranet
2 4 (23.53%) Firewall
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Clustering
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
4 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Change Control
2 6 (35.29%) Server Building
3 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 3 (17.65%) Time Management
6 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
1 5 (29.41%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Firmware
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (23.53%) NetBackup
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) HP
2 5 (29.41%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas
4 1 (5.88%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.88%) Intel Security