The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Wintel Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Specialist
Rank 251 256 244
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Specialist 18 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.032% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.034% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Median daily rate £425 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £285
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +49.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
Wintel Specialist
England

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
8682 8855 8642
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.02% 94.71% 94.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5242 4970 4720
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 422 469
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Wintel Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Wintel Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Wintel Specialist
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 Specialist across the South East region.

Wintel Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Wintel Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Specialist across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Wintel Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Wintel Specialist
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 Specialist across the South East region.

Wintel Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Wintel Specialist
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 Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire - 9 £425 -
Hampshire +7 8 £350 -33.33%
Surrey - 1 £350 -
Wintel Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, Wintel Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 23 (95.83%) Windows
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
3 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (66.67%) VMware
4 15 (62.50%) Citrix
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 14 (58.33%) SAN
6 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (50.00%) SQL
7 11 (45.83%) HP
7 11 (45.83%) Finance
7 11 (45.83%) XenApp
8 10 (41.67%) DNS
8 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
8 10 (41.67%) MCSE
9 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
9 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
10 8 (33.33%) CommVault
10 8 (33.33%) NetApp
10 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
10 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (25.00%) EMC
12 6 (25.00%) DHCP
12 6 (25.00%) MS Excel

Wintel Specialist 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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
1 9 (37.50%) SharePoint
2 8 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) SAN
2 10 (41.67%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (20.83%) WAN
5 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) MPLS
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Electronics
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Contactless
2 2 (8.33%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
3 3 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.17%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Service Design
5 1 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 5 (20.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) MCSE
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (29.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 23 (95.83%) Active Directory
2 16 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (45.83%) XenApp
4 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (20.83%) Terminal Services
5 5 (20.83%) vSphere
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
2 3 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 3 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Citrix
3 11 (45.83%) HP
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) CommVault
5 8 (33.33%) NetApp
6 6 (25.00%) EMC
7 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
8 3 (12.50%) Intel Security
9 2 (8.33%) SAP