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 29 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Analyst
Rank 630 628 619
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 14 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.047% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.049% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 5
Median daily rate £325 £340 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +23.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £245 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £287
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £275 £270
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +1.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
51209 54594 53300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.95% 94.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 33381 34715 32174
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1644 2049 2080
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +1.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 29 August 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 18 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 29 August 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 -10 11 £334 -1.83% 2
London -25 4 £330 -7.04%
Scotland - 3 £325 -
North East - 3 £325 -
Durham - 3 £325 -
South East +7 2 £338 -10.00%
Glasgow - 2 £325 -
Basingstoke +9 1 £338 -
Hampshire +7 1 £338 +22.72%
South West +4 1 £450 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £450 -
Wiltshire - 1 £450 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
Hereford - 1 £450 -
Swindon - 1 £450 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 24 (63.16%) VMware
3 21 (55.26%) Windows Server
4 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
6 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
7 12 (31.58%) Finance
7 12 (31.58%) Citrix
7 12 (31.58%) Server Building
8 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (26.32%) Change Management
9 10 (26.32%) HP
10 9 (23.68%) C#
10 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
10 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (23.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 8 (21.05%) IBM
12 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
12 7 (18.42%) IaaS
13 6 (15.79%) Private Cloud
13 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (15.79%) Open Source
13 6 (15.79%) PaaS
13 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
13 6 (15.79%) DHCP
13 6 (15.79%) DNS
13 6 (15.79%) ITIL

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 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) assyst
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) IaaS
2 6 (15.79%) PaaS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Office 365
4 1 (2.63%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) DHCP
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) FTP
2 5 (13.16%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) Firewall
4 2 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.63%) DMZ
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) IPsec
5 1 (2.63%) LDAP
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
5 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.63%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Financial Institution
3 4 (10.53%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.63%) Online Betting
5 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
1 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
1 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (10.53%) HTML
1 4 (10.53%) ISPF
2 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Private Cloud
2 5 (13.16%) Clustering
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Mainframe
4 3 (7.89%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (92.11%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Windows Server
3 20 (52.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 5 (13.16%) Unix
8 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.63%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Server Building
2 10 (26.32%) Change Management
3 9 (23.68%) Configuration Management
4 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (15.79%) ITIL
5 6 (15.79%) Open Source
5 6 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) Workflow Management
7 3 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (7.89%) Migration
8 2 (5.26%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.63%) Data Centre Operations
9 1 (2.63%) ITSM
9 1 (2.63%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
9 1 (2.63%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.68%) C#
3 4 (10.53%) JCL
3 4 (10.53%) REXX
4 2 (5.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) MCSA
4 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.53%) DFS Replication
4 4 (10.53%) Time Sharing Option
4 4 (10.53%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 3 (7.89%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (7.89%) vSphere
5 3 (7.89%) XenApp
6 2 (5.26%) KVM
6 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 2 (5.26%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.63%) Firmware
7 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 5 (13.16%) SCCM
3 4 (10.53%) Tivoli
4 3 (7.89%) SCVMM
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (5.26%) SCDPM
5 2 (5.26%) SCOM
5 2 (5.26%) SCOrch
5 2 (5.26%) SCSM
5 2 (5.26%) WSUS
6 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (63.16%) Microsoft
1 24 (63.16%) VMware
2 12 (31.58%) Citrix
3 10 (26.32%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) EMC
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle
6 2 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) Apple
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.63%) Virgin Media