The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Wintel Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Consultant
Rank 646 618 572
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -46
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Consultant 7 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.039% 0.081%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.042% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 29
Median daily rate £400 £355 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £333 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £425 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £338 £371
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -8.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
52698 52839 51404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.88% 94.71% 94.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34350 32058 31435
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1506 2120 2116
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.46 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.22% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £42.50 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

Wintel Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Wintel Consultant in the job title.

Wintel Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Consultant
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Consultant Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Consultant
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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 -39 7 £400 +12.67%
East of England +4 2 - -
Hertfordshire +4 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City +3 2 - -
Leeds - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
South West -4 1 - -
North West - 1 £450 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
Derbyshire - 1 £350 -
Cheshire - 1 £450 -
Chesterfield - 1 £350 -
Bristol - 1 - -

Wintel Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, Wintel Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Banking
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
6 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (40.00%) SCCM
7 5 (33.33%) Change Control
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
9 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (13.33%) ITIL
9 2 (13.33%) DHCP
9 2 (13.33%) DNS
9 2 (13.33%) Citrix
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (13.33%) XenApp
9 2 (13.33%) Retail
9 2 (13.33%) vSphere
9 2 (13.33%) Server Building
10 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
10 1 (6.67%) IaaS

Wintel Consultant 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 7 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DHCP
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) PBX
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Banking
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (13.33%) Retail
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Server Building
3 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) vSphere
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Xen
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) EMC
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.67%) Sybase
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas