The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Consultant role in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wintel Consultant 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 West 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 Consultant
Rank 137 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Consultant 6 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.30% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate £366 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £450 £366
% change year-on-year
-18.66% +22.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3068 2220 3364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 92.24% 94.39% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1857 1322 1960
Average daily rate £350 £343 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.18% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 151 243
Average hourly rate £19.31 £15.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.73% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%
Wintel Consultant
England

Wintel Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Wintel Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Wintel Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wintel Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Wintel Consultant
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Consultant within the South West 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
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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
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Bristol - 1 £350 -
Wintel Consultant
England

Wintel Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Wintel Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
2 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) IIS
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) FTP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 1 (11.11%) Clustering
5 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
5 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
5 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared

Wintel Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West region that cited Wintel Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DHCP
1 3 (33.33%) FTP
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) UNIX
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys