The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Engineer
Rank 459 462 479
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 148 121 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.25% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 63 46
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£349 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.23% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £257 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £420 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £285 £300
% change year-on-year
+19.13% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.41% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 -
% change year-on-year
+77.41% -

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
50008 48637 43579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.32% 92.39% 92.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 30924 30184 25017
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2005 2160
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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 +30 138 £350 +7.53% 9
South East +35 59 £350 -
Hampshire +33 40 £349 +39.60%
London -12 40 £369 +5.28% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne +8 16 £190 -
Tyne and Wear +4 16 £190 -
North East +4 16 £190 - 1
Havant - 11 £405 -
Hook - 9 £333 -
South West +12 8 £403 +34.16% 1
City of London -2 8 £425 +30.76%
East of England +12 7 £311 -7.08%
Berkshire -3 7 £400 +6.66%
Scotland -24 7 £310 -
Croydon -4 6 £331 -26.79%
West Midlands -8 5 £309 +45.29% 1
Hertfordshire +3 4 £311 -
Devon +1 4 - -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Exeter - 4 - -
Brighton - 4 - -
Reading +9 3 - -
Wales -2 3 £495 +23.75%
East Midlands -8 3 £277 +13.06%
Glasgow -8 3 £310 -
Surrey - 3 £350 -
West Sussex - 3 £260 -
Essex +4 2 - -
Birmingham -9 2 £346 +62.94% 1
Yorkshire -13 2 £338 +58.82%

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 243 (87.10%) Windows
2 193 (69.18%) Active Directory
3 145 (51.97%) VMware
4 139 (49.82%) Microsoft
5 125 (44.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 107 (38.35%) Security Cleared
7 91 (32.62%) Citrix
8 84 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
9 78 (27.96%) SC Cleared
10 73 (26.16%) ITIL
11 72 (25.81%) PowerShell
12 69 (24.73%) HP
13 67 (24.01%) Microsoft Certification
14 65 (23.30%) DNS
15 61 (21.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 61 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
16 53 (19.00%) SCCM
17 50 (17.92%) MCITP
18 46 (16.49%) DHCP
19 43 (15.41%) SAN
20 42 (15.05%) MCSA
21 40 (14.34%) VBScript
22 38 (13.62%) XenApp
23 37 (13.26%) Migration
24 35 (12.54%) DV Cleared
25 33 (11.83%) Hyper-V
25 33 (11.83%) MS Exchange
26 32 (11.47%) SCOM
27 31 (11.11%) Finance
28 30 (10.75%) SQL

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (11.83%) MS Exchange
2 20 (7.17%) IIS
2 20 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (5.02%) Lync
3 14 (5.02%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (1.79%) OpenStack
6 5 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (0.72%) Apache
9 1 (0.36%) GroupWise
Applications
1 20 (7.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.43%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.36%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.15%) Office 365
2 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (23.30%) DNS
2 46 (16.49%) DHCP
3 43 (15.41%) SAN
4 23 (8.24%) TCP/IP
5 15 (5.38%) Firewall
6 14 (5.02%) NetScaler
7 10 (3.58%) NAS
7 10 (3.58%) LAN
7 10 (3.58%) WAN
8 6 (2.15%) Network Security
9 5 (1.79%) VPN
9 5 (1.79%) FTP
9 5 (1.79%) IPsec
10 2 (0.72%) iSCSI
10 2 (0.72%) Internet
10 2 (0.72%) VoIP
11 1 (0.36%) Structured Cabling
11 1 (0.36%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.36%) HTTP
11 1 (0.36%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.36%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 31 (11.11%) Finance
2 9 (3.23%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.51%) Banking
4 4 (1.43%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.08%) Retail
6 2 (0.72%) Automotive
6 2 (0.72%) Back Office
7 1 (0.36%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (10.39%) HTML
1 29 (10.39%) XML
2 10 (3.58%) Middleware
3 5 (1.79%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.36%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.60%) Clustering
2 14 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.58%) Computer Science
3 10 (3.58%) Client/Server
4 7 (2.51%) Blackberry
5 6 (2.15%) Replication
6 4 (1.43%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (1.08%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.08%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.36%) AS400
8 1 (0.36%) CMDB
8 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 243 (87.10%) Windows
2 125 (44.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 84 (30.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 61 (21.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 30 (10.75%) Windows 7
6 21 (7.53%) Linux
7 9 (3.23%) Windows XP
8 8 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.87%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.51%) SUSE
9 7 (2.51%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.08%) UNIX
10 3 (1.08%) Windows 2000
10 3 (1.08%) VMS
11 2 (0.72%) Solaris
12 1 (0.36%) AIX
12 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (26.16%) ITIL
2 37 (13.26%) Migration
3 28 (10.04%) High Availability
4 25 (8.96%) Configuration Management
5 21 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (6.81%) Change Control
6 19 (6.81%) Fault Management
7 17 (6.09%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (5.73%) Validation
9 9 (3.23%) Project Management
9 9 (3.23%) Change Management
10 8 (2.87%) Load Balancing
10 8 (2.87%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.15%) Performance Testing
11 6 (2.15%) Service Management
11 6 (2.15%) ITSM
11 6 (2.15%) CRM
12 5 (1.79%) Low Latency
12 5 (1.79%) Capacity Planning
13 3 (1.08%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 72 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 40 (14.34%) VBScript
3 30 (10.75%) SQL
4 7 (2.51%) VB
5 6 (2.15%) C#
6 3 (1.08%) C
Qualifications
1 107 (38.35%) Security Cleared
2 78 (27.96%) SC Cleared
3 67 (24.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 50 (17.92%) MCITP
5 42 (15.05%) MCSA
6 35 (12.54%) DV Cleared
7 16 (5.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (5.02%) MCSE
9 10 (3.58%) Degree
9 10 (3.58%) MCP
10 2 (0.72%) MCTS
10 2 (0.72%) CCNA
10 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.36%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.36%) CCNP
11 1 (0.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.08%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) SLA
3 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
System Software
1 193 (69.18%) Active Directory
2 61 (21.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (13.62%) XenApp
4 33 (11.83%) Hyper-V
5 27 (9.68%) vSphere
6 21 (7.53%) VMware ESX
6 21 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (2.87%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (2.15%) UAG
8 6 (2.15%) Terminal Services
9 5 (1.79%) vCloud
9 5 (1.79%) Firmware
9 5 (1.79%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.43%) VMware Server
11 2 (0.72%) XenServer
11 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.36%) NFS
12 1 (0.36%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 53 (19.00%) SCCM
2 32 (11.47%) SCOM
3 13 (4.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (2.15%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.43%) BladeLogic
5 4 (1.43%) WSUS
6 3 (1.08%) MOM
6 3 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (1.08%) Nessus
6 3 (1.08%) HP SIM
6 3 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (0.72%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (0.72%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.72%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.36%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.36%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.36%) Netcool
8 1 (0.36%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 145 (51.97%) VMware
2 139 (49.82%) Microsoft
3 91 (32.62%) Citrix
4 69 (24.73%) HP
5 15 (5.38%) Dell
6 14 (5.02%) EMC
7 13 (4.66%) Sophos
8 11 (3.94%) 3PAR
9 10 (3.58%) Cisco
10 9 (3.23%) Veritas
10 9 (3.23%) Red Hat
11 8 (2.87%) F5
11 8 (2.87%) McAfee
11 8 (2.87%) NetApp
12 7 (2.51%) IBM
13 6 (2.15%) AppSense
13 6 (2.15%) BMC
14 5 (1.79%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.79%) Juniper
15 4 (1.43%) Oracle
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