The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Wintel Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Analyst
Rank 649 638 625
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 8 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.040% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.042% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 20 9
Median daily rate £338 £323 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +17.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £260 £265
% change year-on-year
+29.80% -1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
50649 54325 53290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33107 34727 32509
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1691 2060 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Wintel Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Wintel Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Analyst
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
England +11 6 £450 +39.53% 1
South East +14 2 £338 +0.07%
London -16 2 - -
Glasgow - 2 £325 - 1
Scotland - 2 £325 - 1
Hampshire +13 1 £338 +22.72%
Basingstoke +8 1 £338 -
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Swindon - 1 £450 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 -
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
South West - 1 £450 -
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Wintel Analyst 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 Wintel Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 13 (56.52%) VMware
3 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
5 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
6 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
6 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (26.09%) Citrix
7 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
7 6 (26.09%) Change Management
8 5 (21.74%) DHCP
8 5 (21.74%) FTP
8 5 (21.74%) DNS
8 5 (21.74%) IBM
8 5 (21.74%) Linux
8 5 (21.74%) ITIL
8 5 (21.74%) Unix
9 4 (17.39%) Time Sharing Option
9 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (17.39%) Server Building
9 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
9 4 (17.39%) HP
9 4 (17.39%) Mainframe
9 4 (17.39%) REXX
9 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
9 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 4 (17.39%) JCL

Wintel Analyst 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 3 (13.04%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) assyst
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) IaaS
2 3 (13.04%) PaaS
3 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (4.35%) Office 365
4 1 (4.35%) OneDrive
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) DHCP
1 5 (21.74%) DNS
1 5 (21.74%) FTP
2 2 (8.70%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (4.35%) DMZ
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) HTTP
3 1 (4.35%) IPsec
3 1 (4.35%) LAN
3 1 (4.35%) LDAP
3 1 (4.35%) MPLS
3 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
2 1 (4.35%) Online Betting
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) ISPF
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (17.39%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Private Cloud
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) Unix
6 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 2000
8 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Change Management
1 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
2 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 4 (17.39%) Server Building
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 3 (13.04%) Migration
4 3 (13.04%) Open Source
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.35%) High Availability
6 1 (4.35%) ITSM
6 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
6 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Service Management
6 1 (4.35%) Validation
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow
6 1 (4.35%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (17.39%) JCL
2 4 (17.39%) REXX
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (17.39%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (17.39%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (13.04%) DFS Replication
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (8.70%) KVM
5 2 (8.70%) vSphere
5 2 (8.70%) XenApp
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.35%) Firmware
6 1 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 3 (13.04%) PowerCLI
2 3 (13.04%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.70%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.70%) SCDPM
3 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) SCOrch
3 2 (8.70%) SCSM
3 2 (8.70%) WSUS
4 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) VMware
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) IBM
5 4 (17.39%) HP
6 2 (8.70%) EMC
6 2 (8.70%) Oracle
7 1 (4.35%) Apple
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco
7 1 (4.35%) Dell
7 1 (4.35%) NetApp
7 1 (4.35%) Remedy
7 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.35%) Virgin Media