The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Wintel Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wintel Engineer
England / South East
Rank 197 224 215
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 43 36 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.56% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 19 32
Median daily rate £325 £340 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £250 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £427 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
-5.53% +5.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7212 8261 9176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.74% 94.50% 94.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4213 5055 4897
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 378 431
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Wintel Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Hampshire +24 36 £325 -4.41%
Berkshire +16 3 £338 +24.42%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £349 -
Surrey +7 1 £325 -7.14%
Wintel Engineer
England

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region featuring Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 48 (87.27%) Windows Server
3 46 (83.64%) PowerShell
4 45 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 43 (78.18%) Security Cleared
6 38 (69.09%) SC Cleared
6 38 (69.09%) Active Directory
7 37 (67.27%) VMware
8 27 (49.09%) VBScript
8 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (45.45%) ITIL
9 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
10 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 23 (41.82%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
13 20 (36.36%) XML
14 19 (34.55%) MCSA
14 19 (34.55%) vSphere
15 16 (29.09%) Firewall
15 16 (29.09%) MCITP
16 15 (27.27%) Cisco
16 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
16 15 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
17 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2010
17 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
17 14 (25.45%) SAN
17 14 (25.45%) VMware ESX
18 13 (23.64%) NetApp
18 13 (23.64%) Skype for Business

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (25.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (23.64%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Office 365
1 1 (1.82%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (29.09%) Firewall
2 14 (25.45%) SAN
3 13 (23.64%) Skype
4 12 (21.82%) VoIP
5 7 (12.73%) DNS
6 4 (7.27%) DHCP
7 2 (3.64%) LAN
7 2 (3.64%) WAN
8 1 (1.82%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MSI
General
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
1 1 (1.82%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) XML
2 5 (9.09%) HTML
3 4 (7.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.64%) PKI
4 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (98.18%) Windows
2 48 (87.27%) Windows Server
3 45 (81.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (41.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (38.18%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.45%) Unix
8 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Software Deployment
3 7 (12.73%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (12.73%) High Availability
3 7 (12.73%) Validation
4 5 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (5.45%) Time Management
6 2 (3.64%) Change Management
6 2 (3.64%) Migration
6 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.82%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (1.82%) Presales
7 1 (1.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.82%) Server Building
7 1 (1.82%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) PowerShell
2 27 (49.09%) VBScript
3 3 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (78.18%) Security Cleared
2 38 (69.09%) SC Cleared
3 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (34.55%) MCSA
5 16 (29.09%) MCITP
6 6 (10.91%) DV Cleared
7 4 (7.27%) MCTS
8 3 (5.45%) Degree
9 2 (3.64%) CCNA
9 2 (3.64%) CCNP
9 2 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (3.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (69.09%) Active Directory
2 27 (49.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (34.55%) vSphere
4 15 (27.27%) VMware ESXi
5 14 (25.45%) VMware ESX
6 5 (9.09%) Firmware
7 3 (5.45%) Hyper-V
7 3 (5.45%) XenApp
8 1 (1.82%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.82%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.82%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.82%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 37 (67.27%) VMware
2 25 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 15 (27.27%) Cisco
4 13 (23.64%) NetApp
5 9 (16.36%) HP
6 7 (12.73%) Citrix
7 5 (9.09%) Intel Security
8 2 (3.64%) Altiris
8 2 (3.64%) Forcepoint
8 2 (3.64%) Lumension
8 2 (3.64%) Oracle
9 1 (1.82%) BMC
9 1 (1.82%) EMC
9 1 (1.82%) Remedy
9 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow