The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Wintel Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 5 December 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 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 611 622 622
Rank change year-on-year
+11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 16 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.027% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.029% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 20
Median daily rate £369 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £400 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £460 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+22.66% +7.14%
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
47494 51855 53478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.80% 93.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31084 33012 33811
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.31% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2028 2194
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.77
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.79%

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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 +3 16 £369 -1.66%
London +2 9 £300 +20.00%
South West +11 3 £530 +32.50%
Wiltshire - 3 £530 -
East of England +7 2 £388 -
East Midlands - 2 £388 -
Corsham - 2 £540 -
Essex +9 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £388 -
Haverhill - 1 £388 -

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 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 Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (80.00%) VMware
2 26 (74.29%) Windows
3 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
5 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
6 15 (42.86%) Citrix
7 14 (40.00%) HP
8 12 (34.29%) SAN
8 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
11 9 (25.71%) Cisco
12 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
12 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
12 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
12 8 (22.86%) XenApp
13 7 (20.00%) SCCM
13 7 (20.00%) Firewall
13 7 (20.00%) ITIL
13 7 (20.00%) WAN
13 7 (20.00%) DHCP
13 7 (20.00%) DNS
13 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
14 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
14 6 (17.14%) LAN
14 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
14 6 (17.14%) Office 365

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.43%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.71%) Confluence
6 1 (2.86%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SAN
2 7 (20.00%) DHCP
2 7 (20.00%) DNS
2 7 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (20.00%) WAN
3 6 (17.14%) LAN
4 3 (8.57%) FTP
4 3 (8.57%) Internet
4 3 (8.57%) SNMP
4 3 (8.57%) SSL
4 3 (8.57%) VLAN
4 3 (8.57%) VPN
5 2 (5.71%) NAS
6 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
6 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) MSI
2 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Back Office
3 1 (2.86%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.86%) Publishing
3 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (74.29%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.57%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Vista
7 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.86%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris
8 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Change Control
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Email Filtering
3 3 (8.57%) High Availability
3 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Server Building
3 3 (8.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
3 3 (8.57%) Web Filtering
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design
4 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 2 (5.71%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) VB
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (22.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.29%) MCSA
4 4 (11.43%) CCNA
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.43%) MCSE
4 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
6 2 (5.71%) MCITP
7 1 (2.86%) CCNP
7 1 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
3 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 20 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (45.71%) Active Directory
3 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.86%) XenApp
5 5 (14.29%) vSphere
6 4 (11.43%) XenDesktop
7 3 (8.57%) Docker
7 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
7 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (5.71%) Terminal Services
9 1 (2.86%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 3 (8.57%) Ansible
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (8.57%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (8.57%) Packer
4 3 (8.57%) PowerCLI
4 3 (8.57%) Puppet
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (8.57%) Terraform
5 2 (5.71%) HP SIM
6 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.86%) OpenView
6 1 (2.86%) Perfmon
6 1 (2.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) VMware
2 20 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Citrix
4 14 (40.00%) HP
5 9 (25.71%) Cisco
6 3 (8.57%) Altiris
6 3 (8.57%) Apple
6 3 (8.57%) Brocade
6 3 (8.57%) NetApp
7 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.86%) CommVault
8 1 (2.86%) Dell
8 1 (2.86%) EMC
8 1 (2.86%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.86%) Intel Security
8 1 (2.86%) Lotus
8 1 (2.86%) SAP
8 1 (2.86%) Symantec