The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Wintel Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Wintel Engineer
Rank 593 578 548
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Wintel Engineer 14 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.008% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.008% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
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£410 £420 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.38% -4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £44.90 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.90 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50008 48637 43579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.32% 92.39% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30924 30184 25017
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2005 2160
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Senior Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Wintel Engineer within the UK.

Senior Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Wintel Engineer within the UK.

Senior Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Senior Wintel Engineer
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Wintel Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
England -16 14 £410 -2.38% 2
South East - 9 £410 -
Hampshire - 6 £418 -
London -6 5 £400 -4.82% 1
Havant - 5 £418 -
Surrey - 2 £350 -
Croydon -8 1 £475 -
West Sussex - 1 - -

Senior Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Wintel Engineer in their job title.

1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) HP
5 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (40.00%) DNS
7 8 (40.00%) SAN
8 7 (35.00%) DHCP
8 7 (35.00%) vSphere
8 7 (35.00%) SCCM
9 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
9 6 (30.00%) Firewall
10 5 (25.00%) ITIL
10 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
10 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (20.00%) Network Security
12 3 (15.00%) SCOM
12 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (15.00%) Migration
12 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
12 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
12 3 (15.00%) VBScript
12 3 (15.00%) LAN
12 3 (15.00%) Sophos

Senior Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Wintel Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
1 8 (40.00%) SAN
2 7 (35.00%) DHCP
3 6 (30.00%) Firewall
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) LAN
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.00%) WAN
7 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 13 (65.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.00%) VMS
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) SUSE
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCSE
2 2 (10.00%) MCSA
2 2 (10.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (15.00%) vCloud
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (5.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) HP
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Sophos
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
3 3 (15.00%) EMC
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
3 3 (15.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) 3PAR
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (10.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) AppSense
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