The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Engineer
Rank 143 139 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.096% 0.20% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.21% 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Average daily rate
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£415 £300 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% +71.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £300 £296
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+77.41% -
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
2956 2791 1896
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.11% 92.88% 94.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1904 1830 1131
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 195 173 131
Average hourly rate £19.46 £20.00 £17.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.72% +14.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.73 £42.15 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire - 2 £443 -
Wiltshire - 1 £390 -
Wintel Engineer
England

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
5 4 (36.36%) VPN
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
5 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
5 4 (36.36%) Server Hardening
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) DNS
6 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) XenApp
6 3 (27.27%) vSphere
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (27.27%) SCCM
6 3 (27.27%) Nessus
6 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (18.18%) MCTS
7 2 (18.18%) MCITP
7 2 (18.18%) Clustering
7 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (18.18%) McAfee

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
1 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Server Hardening
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) DV Cleared
1 6 (54.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) MCP
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) MCTS
2 2 (18.18%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) XenApp
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) Firmware
4 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Nessus
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) McAfee
4 2 (18.18%) Sophos
5 1 (9.09%) TOWER Software
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat