The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 currently tracked.

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
Senior Wintel Engineer
Rank 578 554 -
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Wintel Engineer 10 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.004% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.005% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 0
Average daily rate £420 £445 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.61% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51988 44191 56201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.28% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31587 25300 30909
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2072 2201 2627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%

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 10 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 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -27 10 £420 -5.61% 1
London -27 9 £420 -5.61%
City of London - 2 £432 -
South East - - - - 1
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
Scotland - - - -
South Lanarkshire - - - -
Cardiff - - - -

Senior Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 22 (91.67%) Windows
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 15 (62.50%) SAN
5 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (45.83%) SCCM
6 11 (45.83%) vSphere
7 10 (41.67%) Citrix
8 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (37.50%) SCOM
9 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (33.33%) XenApp
9 8 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
9 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
9 8 (33.33%) SUSE
9 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
9 8 (33.33%) EMC
9 8 (33.33%) ITIL
9 8 (33.33%) SQL
9 8 (33.33%) Linux
10 7 (29.17%) Intel
10 7 (29.17%) HP
10 7 (29.17%) Clustering
10 7 (29.17%) AppSense
10 7 (29.17%) NetScaler

Senior Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) NetScaler
3 6 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 8 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (33.33%) SUSE
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 4 (16.67%) UNIX
7 3 (12.50%) AIX
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Change Management
4 4 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
1 8 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (16.67%) C
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) vSphere
3 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (33.33%) XenApp
3 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) SCCM
2 9 (37.50%) SCOM
3 5 (20.83%) HP SIM
4 3 (12.50%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.17%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 1 (4.17%) Ionix
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Citrix
3 8 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 8 (33.33%) EMC
4 7 (29.17%) Intel
4 7 (29.17%) Wyse
4 7 (29.17%) AppSense
4 7 (29.17%) HP
5 5 (20.83%) Cisco
6 4 (16.67%) BMC
7 3 (12.50%) Hitachi
8 2 (8.33%) Dell
9 1 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (4.17%) NetApp
9 1 (4.17%) Altiris
9 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 1 (4.17%) F5
9 1 (4.17%) Mercator
9 1 (4.17%) Remedy
9 1 (4.17%) Sophos