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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Analyst
Rank 575 560 521
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -39
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 33 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.017% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.019% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £344 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £338 £324
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 6
Average hourly rate £24.00 - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 - £28.50

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
50785 47790 46152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.81% 92.47% 92.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 32295 28808 26045
Average daily rate £400 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2641
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.64 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

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 18 December 2014.

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 8 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 18 December 2014. 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 -10 28 £388 +12.72%
London +30 10 £500 +25.00%
South West - 4 - -
City of London +11 1 £475 +11.76%
West Midlands - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -

Wintel Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 26 (63.41%) Citrix
3 24 (58.54%) VMware
4 21 (51.22%) ITIL
5 20 (48.78%) SCCM
6 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
8 17 (41.46%) Hyper-V
9 16 (39.02%) SCOM
9 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (36.59%) PowerShell
11 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
12 13 (31.71%) Clustering
12 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (29.27%) XenApp
13 12 (29.27%) DHCP
13 12 (29.27%) SAN
13 12 (29.27%) HP
14 11 (26.83%) Dell
14 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
14 11 (26.83%) SCVMM
15 10 (24.39%) DNS
15 10 (24.39%) Middleware
16 9 (21.95%) Replication
16 9 (21.95%) NAS
16 9 (21.95%) High Availability
17 8 (19.51%) NetScaler
17 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop

Wintel Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 11 (26.83%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
3 7 (17.07%) OpenStack
4 4 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.76%) Lync
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.88%) JBoss
5 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
2 12 (29.27%) DHCP
2 12 (29.27%) SAN
3 10 (24.39%) DNS
4 9 (21.95%) NAS
5 8 (19.51%) NetScaler
5 8 (19.51%) LAN
5 8 (19.51%) WAN
6 6 (14.63%) Firewall
7 4 (9.76%) DMZ
8 2 (4.88%) DSL
8 2 (4.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
2 3 (7.32%) Back Office
3 2 (4.88%) Automotive
4 1 (2.44%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.44%) Online Betting
4 1 (2.44%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) Clustering
2 9 (21.95%) Replication
3 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 19 (46.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 2000
6 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.88%) Linux
6 2 (4.88%) UNIX
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) High Availability
3 8 (19.51%) ITSM
4 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 7 (17.07%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.07%) Low Latency
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Migration
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 1 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (36.59%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) VBScript
3 7 (17.07%) C#
4 2 (4.88%) C
5 1 (2.44%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
1 6 (14.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (63.41%) Active Directory
2 17 (41.46%) Hyper-V
3 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (29.27%) XenApp
5 8 (19.51%) XenDesktop
6 7 (17.07%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 7 (17.07%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (14.63%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (14.63%) ISA Server
8 4 (9.76%) Firmware
8 4 (9.76%) DFS Replication
9 3 (7.32%) vSphere
10 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 20 (48.78%) SCCM
2 16 (39.02%) SCOM
3 11 (26.83%) SCVMM
4 7 (17.07%) EdgeSight
4 7 (17.07%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Citrix
2 24 (58.54%) VMware
3 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) HP
5 11 (26.83%) Dell
6 8 (19.51%) IBM
7 7 (17.07%) CA
7 7 (17.07%) Veritas
7 7 (17.07%) Veeam
7 7 (17.07%) ServiceNow
7 7 (17.07%) Nimsoft
8 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
8 2 (4.88%) Intel
8 2 (4.88%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.44%) NetApp