The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wintel Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Administrator
Rank 571 562 512
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -50
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Administrator 8 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.004% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.004% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 2
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£290 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 - £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 - £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 - £200
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
47948 46300 40780
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.45% 92.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 29326 27479 23389
Average daily rate £400 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1820 1938 2165
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.65 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -2.85%

Wintel Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Wintel Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Administrator
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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
England -3 8 £290 -
London +4 5 £290 -
West Midlands - 2 £300 -
South East - 1 £375 -
Birmingham - 1 £300 -
High Wycombe - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -

Wintel Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (34.62%) VMware ESX
7 8 (30.77%) SAN
7 8 (30.77%) Citrix
7 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
8 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (26.92%) DNS
9 6 (23.08%) SQL
9 6 (23.08%) MCSE
9 6 (23.08%) SCOM
10 5 (19.23%) SCCM
10 5 (19.23%) Linux
10 5 (19.23%) Finance
10 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
10 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (15.38%) Clustering
11 4 (15.38%) ITIL
11 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
11 4 (15.38%) DHCP
11 4 (15.38%) HP
11 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server

Wintel Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (19.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (7.69%) IIS
5 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) SAN
2 7 (26.92%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) Firewall
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) HTTP
5 2 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
2 2 (7.69%) MSMQ
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Blackberry
2 4 (15.38%) Clustering
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
4 2 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (7.69%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 23 (88.46%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (7.69%) UNIX
8 2 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
2 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) VMware ESX
3 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (7.69%) ISA Server
4 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.69%) vSphere
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.85%) RACF
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCOM
2 5 (19.23%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (7.69%) BladeLogic
3 2 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (7.69%) Control-M
3 2 (7.69%) Nagios
3 2 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (7.69%) HP SIM
3 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 20 (76.92%) VMware
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 8 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (15.38%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) Clearswift
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
5 2 (7.69%) McAfee
5 2 (7.69%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (3.85%) Siebel
6 1 (3.85%) NetApp
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) Kronos