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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Analyst
Rank 614 628 597
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 7 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.029% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.031% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 23
Median daily rate £275 £330 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £375 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £288 £250
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £14.77 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.77 £24.00
% change year-on-year
- -38.45%

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
47057 52332 52807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.77% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 30804 33337 33423
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £583 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1653 2041 2162
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.41 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 8 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 8 December 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 +16 6 £306 -10.25%
South East +37 3 £341 -
London -6 3 £270 -28.00%
Buckinghamshire +19 2 £341 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £341 -
Scotland - 1 £275 -
Surrey - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £275 -

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) VMware
4 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 8 (42.11%) Citrix
5 7 (36.84%) ITIL
5 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
7 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (26.32%) XenApp
8 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) SCCM
8 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) MS Exchange
8 4 (21.05%) Linux
8 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (21.05%) Server Building
9 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
9 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (15.79%) WSUS
9 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
9 3 (15.79%) DFS Replication
9 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
10 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
10 2 (10.53%) IaaS
10 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013

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 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Skype for Business
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) IaaS
1 2 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DHCP
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (10.53%) SAN
1 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.26%) BGP
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) HSRP
2 1 (5.26%) OSPF
2 1 (5.26%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle9i Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (78.95%) Windows
2 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 6 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Unix
7 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
2 4 (21.05%) Server Building
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
3 2 (10.53%) Fund Management
3 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.53%) Investment Management
3 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 1 (5.26%) BCP
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) ITSM
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) JCL
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) REXX
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) XenApp
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (15.79%) DFS Replication
4 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.53%) KVM
6 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.26%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) WSUS
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (10.53%) PowerCLI
3 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOrch
3 2 (10.53%) SCSM
3 2 (10.53%) SCVMM
4 1 (5.26%) Control-M
4 1 (5.26%) HP SIM
4 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) AppSense
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) Huawei
5 1 (5.26%) IBM
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) NetApp
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle