The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Senior Wintel Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Wintel Engineer
Rank 641 622 620
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Wintel Engineer 2 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.025% 0.002%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.026% 0.002%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Median daily rate £410 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £375 -
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £44.90 -
UK excluding London median 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
50855 53109 50264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33119 33427 30819
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £567 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1517 2011 2032
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Senior Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Senior Wintel Engineer in the job title.

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Wintel Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Scotland - 2 £410 -
Renfrewshire - 2 £410 -
Erskine - 2 £410 -

Senior Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Senior 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 featuring Senior Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
4 9 (69.23%) Server Building
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 7 (53.85%) HP
6 7 (53.85%) Banking
7 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (46.15%) Finance
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
8 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 5 (38.46%) Project Management
8 5 (38.46%) Change Management
8 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
8 5 (38.46%) .NET
8 5 (38.46%) C#
8 5 (38.46%) HTML
8 5 (38.46%) CA
8 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
8 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
8 5 (38.46%) AppSense
8 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (38.46%) EdgeSight
8 5 (38.46%) Open Source
8 5 (38.46%) vSphere

Senior Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) NetScaler
2 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
3 5 (38.46%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) .NET
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Server Building
2 6 (46.15%) Incident Management
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Application Packaging
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
3 5 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 5 (38.46%) Open Source
3 5 (38.46%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) PowerShell
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (38.46%) EdgeSight
2 5 (38.46%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (38.46%) AppSense
5 5 (38.46%) CA