The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Architect 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 Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Architect
Rank 582 581 536
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -45
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Architect 7 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.013% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.014% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
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£475 £488 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +30.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £378 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £598 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £423
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
50807 49213 43153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30874 29577 24780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2026 2213
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

Wintel Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wintel Architect within the UK.

Wintel Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Architect within the UK.

Wintel Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Architect
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 31 March 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 -7 7 £475 -2.56% 2
North West - 2 - - 1
South East - - - -
South Wales - - - -
South West - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bridgend - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Reading - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -

Wintel Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) Middleware
4 3 (21.43%) VBScript
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
4 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 2 (14.29%) Process Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
5 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
5 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
5 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 2 (14.29%) EdgeSight
5 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (14.29%) Nimsoft
5 2 (14.29%) ITSM
5 2 (14.29%) Veeam
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Wintel Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 2 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
2 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ITIL
1 2 (14.29%) Project Management
1 2 (14.29%) ITSM
1 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 2 (14.29%) Process Architecture
1 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 1 (7.14%) Wealth Management
2 1 (7.14%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) VBScript
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) XenApp
4 2 (14.29%) XenServer
4 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
2 3 (21.43%) SCCM
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (14.29%) HP SIM
3 2 (14.29%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Veeam
3 2 (14.29%) Nimsoft
3 2 (14.29%) ServiceNow
3 2 (14.29%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Veritas
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Dell
3 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle
4 1 (7.14%) BMC
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