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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Analyst
Rank 618 617 595
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 23 21 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.039% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.041% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 18
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £375 £235
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +59.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.75
% change year-on-year
- +1.81%

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
50897 51337 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.72% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 33216 31650 30786
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1482 2063 2112
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.72 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.65% -1.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 25 May 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 25 May 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 20 £463 +23.33% 1
London -1 9 £500 +17.64%
City of London +48 5 £475 +59.66%
South East -11 4 £413 +4.76% 1
Buckinghamshire +13 3 - -
Milton Keynes +5 3 - -
South West -8 2 £300 -
West Midlands - 2 £300 -
Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
Birmingham - 2 £300 -
Crawley -5 1 £413 +4.76%
West Sussex -27 1 £413 +4.76% 1
North West - 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 - -
Skelmersdale - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £243 -
Scotland - 1 £243 -

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server
3 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
4 22 (57.89%) Finance
5 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
6 18 (47.37%) Server Building
7 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
8 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (34.21%) Customer Engagement
9 12 (31.58%) HP
9 12 (31.58%) Citrix
10 11 (28.95%) C#
10 11 (28.95%) IBM
10 11 (28.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (26.32%) Change Management
12 7 (18.42%) Financial Institution
12 7 (18.42%) SAN
12 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
13 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 5 (13.16%) Clustering
13 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
13 5 (13.16%) vSphere
13 5 (13.16%) Linux
13 5 (13.16%) Unix
14 4 (10.53%) FTP
14 4 (10.53%) OO

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 3 (7.89%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.26%) Apache
2 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) IaaS
1 4 (10.53%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) SAN
2 4 (10.53%) FTP
3 3 (7.89%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) LAN
3 3 (7.89%) NetScaler
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (7.89%) WAN
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) SNMP
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 22 (57.89%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Financial Institution
3 3 (7.89%) 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
2 3 (7.89%) ISPF
3 1 (2.63%) Middleware
3 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Private Cloud
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.89%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 36 (94.74%) Windows
2 27 (71.05%) Windows Server
3 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Unix
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) AIX
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Server Building
2 13 (34.21%) Customer Engagement
2 13 (34.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (26.32%) Change Management
4 7 (18.42%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.53%) ITIL
5 4 (10.53%) OO
5 4 (10.53%) Open Source
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow
5 4 (10.53%) Workflow Management
6 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Change Control
7 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.63%) Network Management
7 1 (2.63%) Network Optimisation
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (42.11%) PowerShell
2 11 (28.95%) C#
3 3 (7.89%) JCL
3 3 (7.89%) REXX
4 2 (5.26%) VBScript
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCSA
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.63%) CCNA
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.63%) MCITP
2 1 (2.63%) MCSE
2 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.16%) vSphere
4 3 (7.89%) Time Sharing Option
4 3 (7.89%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (7.89%) XenApp
5 2 (5.26%) DFS Replication
5 2 (5.26%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (28.95%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 3 (7.89%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.26%) WMI
4 1 (2.63%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.63%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.63%) WSUS
4 1 (2.63%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 27 (71.05%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 12 (31.58%) Citrix
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 11 (28.95%) IBM
5 3 (7.89%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Remedy
7 1 (2.63%) arcserve
7 1 (2.63%) CA
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
7 1 (2.63%) NetApp
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.63%) Sophos
7 1 (2.63%) Symantec
7 1 (2.63%) Virgin Media