The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 17 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 South East 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 214 220 243
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +23
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 32 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.33% 0.12% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.13% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 4
Average daily rate £350 £300 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -13.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £336 £406
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £285 £284
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.81 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+20.12% +43.53%
Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8914 7726 9792
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.86% 92.18% 92.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4911 3836 4443
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 609 705
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £11.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £39.60 £41.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Wintel Engineer
England

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 17 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +17 25 £320 +6.66% 3
Berkshire -12 2 - -
Surrey -12 1 £400 +23.55% 1
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Wintel Engineer
England

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 34 (70.83%) Windows
1 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
1 34 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (39.58%) VMware
5 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (27.08%) Windows XP
7 12 (25.00%) Citrix
8 11 (22.92%) MS Exchange
8 11 (22.92%) SQL
8 11 (22.92%) SCCM
9 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
9 10 (20.83%) HP
9 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 7 (14.58%) DNS
11 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 6 (12.50%) XenApp
12 6 (12.50%) MS Office
12 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
12 6 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 6 (12.50%) CA
12 6 (12.50%) WSUS
12 6 (12.50%) Replication
13 5 (10.42%) Symantec
13 5 (10.42%) McAfee
13 5 (10.42%) WAN
13 5 (10.42%) LAN

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Lync
2 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) DNS
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
3 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 3 (6.25%) SAN
3 3 (6.25%) Firewall
3 3 (6.25%) IPsec
4 1 (2.08%) VLAN
4 1 (2.08%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
4 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.08%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Replication
2 3 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.08%) EPoS
4 1 (2.08%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (70.83%) Windows
2 20 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (27.08%) Windows XP
5 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
1 4 (8.33%) Fault Management
1 4 (8.33%) Network Management
2 3 (6.25%) Software Distribution
2 3 (6.25%) ITIL
2 3 (6.25%) Migration
3 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.08%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2
3 1 (2.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 34 (70.83%) Security Cleared
2 27 (56.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) MCSE
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) Degree
4 1 (2.08%) CCNA
4 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 10 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (12.50%) XenApp
5 5 (10.42%) DFS Replication
6 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.08%) vSphere
7 1 (2.08%) UAG
7 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (12.50%) WSUS
3 5 (10.42%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (6.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (6.25%) SCOM
5 1 (2.08%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) VMware
2 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.00%) Citrix
4 10 (20.83%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) CA
6 5 (10.42%) Symantec
6 5 (10.42%) McAfee
7 2 (4.17%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco
8 1 (2.08%) Dell
8 1 (2.08%) Intel