The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Analyst
Rank 608 598 569
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 12 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.024% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.026% 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 4
Average daily rate
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£369 £250 £326
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -23.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £225 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £275 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £250 £313
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
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
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Wintel Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 31 July 2015.

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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -24 12 £369 +63.88% 6
London +6 10 £388 - 4
City of London -5 5 £425 - 1
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 £225 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £225 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £225 -
South East - 1 - -

Wintel Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) ITIL
5 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 12 (46.15%) SCCM
6 11 (42.31%) VMware
6 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
7 10 (38.46%) SCOM
7 10 (38.46%) Finance
8 9 (34.62%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) HP
9 7 (26.92%) SAN
9 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
9 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
9 7 (26.92%) VBScript
9 7 (26.92%) Firewall
9 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (23.08%) XenApp
10 6 (23.08%) ITSM
10 6 (23.08%) IBM
11 5 (19.23%) WAN
11 5 (19.23%) Dell
11 5 (19.23%) Linux
11 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
11 5 (19.23%) Back Office
11 5 (19.23%) Middleware
11 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop

Wintel Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Analyst 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 Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
3 4 (15.38%) OpenStack
4 3 (11.54%) IIS
4 3 (11.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (11.54%) Lync
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) TCP/IP
1 7 (26.92%) SAN
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 5 (19.23%) NetScaler
2 5 (19.23%) WAN
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 4 (15.38%) NAS
4 3 (11.54%) DHCP
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) DSL
5 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
6 1 (3.85%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Back Office
3 3 (11.54%) Front Office
4 2 (7.69%) Online Betting
5 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Replication
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
2 3 (11.54%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Statistics
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) ITSM
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
3 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
3 4 (15.38%) Low Latency
4 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (11.54%) Server Building
4 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.54%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (7.69%) Service Management
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) BCP
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 7 (26.92%) VBScript
3 4 (15.38%) C#
3 4 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (3.85%) MCSE
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (42.31%) Hyper-V
3 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (23.08%) XenApp
5 5 (19.23%) XenDesktop
5 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (15.38%) vSphere
6 4 (15.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 2 (7.69%) NLBS
8 1 (3.85%) Firmware
8 1 (3.85%) DFS Replication
8 1 (3.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) SCCM
2 10 (38.46%) SCOM
3 5 (19.23%) SCVMM
4 2 (7.69%) Control-M
4 2 (7.69%) WSUS
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) HP SIM
5 1 (3.85%) Puppet
5 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.85%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 7 (26.92%) HP
5 6 (23.08%) IBM
6 5 (19.23%) Dell
7 4 (15.38%) Cisco
7 4 (15.38%) ServiceNow
7 4 (15.38%) Veritas
8 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
9 2 (7.69%) Oracle
10 1 (3.85%) Juniper
10 1 (3.85%) CA
10 1 (3.85%) NetApp
10 1 (3.85%) Veeam
10 1 (3.85%) Nimsoft
10 1 (3.85%) Dell Compellent