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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Analyst
Rank 604 578 591
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 8 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.015% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.016% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Average daily rate
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£270 £338 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.87%
UK excluding London average daily rate £270 £338 -
% change year-on-year
-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
52430 48925 53586
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.73% 92.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 32042 29264 29965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £231 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2056 2117 2633
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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
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 19 September 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 -13 4 £225 -33.33%
London +15 2 - -
City of London - 1 - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Wintel Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (59.09%) DHCP
5 11 (50.00%) DNS
5 11 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 11 (50.00%) SCCM
6 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (45.45%) Clustering
6 10 (45.45%) Citrix
7 7 (31.82%) SAN
7 7 (31.82%) Migration
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) High Availability
8 6 (27.27%) SCOM
8 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
10 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
10 3 (13.64%) SLA
10 3 (13.64%) C
10 3 (13.64%) Firewall
10 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
10 3 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (13.64%) NAS
10 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
10 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (13.64%) Replication

Wintel Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (4.55%) Lync
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) DHCP
2 11 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (31.82%) SAN
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.64%) Firewall
5 3 (13.64%) NAS
6 1 (4.55%) LAN
6 1 (4.55%) WAN
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Clustering
2 3 (13.64%) Replication
3 1 (4.55%) Firmware
3 1 (4.55%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (68.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Migration
2 6 (27.27%) High Availability
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.55%) ITSM
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.64%) C
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (13.64%) ISA Server
3 3 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (13.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) XenServer
5 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
5 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) SCCM
2 6 (27.27%) SCOM
3 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) NetApp
5 1 (4.55%) Dell
5 1 (4.55%) McAfee