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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wintel Analyst
UK
Rank 585 613 577
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 23 15 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.029% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.030% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 27
Median daily rate £339 £315 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.53% -37.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £438 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £339 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
+12.91% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.77 -

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
43026 49406 49767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28072 31841 30661
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1547 1650 1932
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.23 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 24 February 2017.

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 17 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 24 February 2017. 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 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 +40 21 £343 +8.73%
South East +29 10 £345 -
Buckinghamshire +2 9 £345 -
Milton Keynes - 9 £345 -
London +27 7 - -
City of London -3 3 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 £325 -
Northampton - 2 £325 -
East Midlands - 2 £325 -
North West +23 1 £100 -
Manchester +11 1 £100 -
West Midlands +8 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Stockport - 1 £100 -
Atherstone - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £400 -

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
3 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (48.15%) VMware
6 12 (44.44%) Firewall
7 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
7 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (37.04%) Linux
8 10 (37.04%) IIS
9 9 (33.33%) ITIL
9 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
10 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
11 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 7 (25.93%) TeamCity
11 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (25.93%) Citrix
11 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
11 7 (25.93%) VBScript
11 7 (25.93%) Finance
12 6 (22.22%) Control-M
12 6 (22.22%) Oracle

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 10 (37.04%) IIS
2 3 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Domino
3 2 (7.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 12 (44.44%) Firewall
2 6 (22.22%) DHCP
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) LAN
3 4 (14.81%) WAN
4 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) HSRP
5 1 (3.70%) OSPF
5 1 (3.70%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Back Office
3 4 (14.81%) Front Office
4 3 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Online Betting
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 19 (70.37%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (37.04%) Linux
5 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.41%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) ITIL
2 7 (25.93%) Business Continuity
2 7 (25.93%) Root Cause Analysis
3 5 (18.52%) Change Management
4 4 (14.81%) Server Building
5 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (7.41%) Change Control
6 2 (7.41%) Fund Management
6 2 (7.41%) Investment Management
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Financial Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Functional Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.70%) Use Case
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.93%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) T-SQL
2 7 (25.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
1 8 (29.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) CCNP
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.81%) MCSA
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (11.11%) Degree
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) Hyper-V
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (18.52%) XenApp
4 4 (14.81%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (14.81%) ISA Server
4 4 (14.81%) UAG
4 4 (14.81%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (11.11%) vSphere
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
6 2 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (22.22%) Control-M
2 4 (14.81%) SCCM
3 3 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (7.41%) WSUS
5 1 (3.70%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 7 (25.93%) Citrix
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Cisco
5 4 (14.81%) Forcepoint
6 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 3 (11.11%) Symantec
7 2 (7.41%) AppSense
7 2 (7.41%) Computacenter
7 2 (7.41%) HP
7 2 (7.41%) Lotus
8 1 (3.70%) Huawei
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper