The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Wintel Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Engineer
Rank 140 141 138
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 4 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.13% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.20% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £415 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £395 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £459 £592
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £316 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.76% +5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
+1.81% +74.60%
Wintel Engineer
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2890 3056 2843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.79% 95.50% 95.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1868 1952 1859
Median daily rate £368 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.67% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 203 170
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.03 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.50% -4.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.19 £38.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Wintel Engineer
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 Engineer across the South West region.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Wintel Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Gloucestershire -4 2 £250 -43.50%
Wiltshire -10 1 £350 -10.25%
Bristol - 1 £365 -
Wintel Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, 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 West region featuring Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 9 (50.00%) DNS
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
5 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 6 (33.33%) HP
6 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
7 5 (27.78%) SCCM
7 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) vSphere
8 4 (22.22%) SQL
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 4 (22.22%) QA
9 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
9 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
9 3 (16.67%) SCOM
9 3 (16.67%) Law
9 3 (16.67%) Cisco
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (16.67%) Office 365
9 3 (16.67%) Windows 10

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (5.56%) Network Security
4 1 (5.56%) SAN
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (11.11%) Migration
1 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
1 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
1 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (5.56%) Change Control
2 1 (5.56%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.56%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (5.56%) Innovation Management
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL
2 1 (5.56%) Patch Management
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.56%) Release Management
2 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) PowerShell
2 4 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (5.56%) C
3 1 (5.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Security Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) vSphere
3 4 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) Firmware
5 2 (11.11%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
4 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) CommVault
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (5.56%) Meru Networks
6 1 (5.56%) Qualys