The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 609 598 569
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 13 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.004% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.004% 0.015%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 5
Average daily rate
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£331 £310 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £310 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £310 £333
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £200
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +55.00%
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
52654 50519 47353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.44% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 33449 30575 27767
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
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 1936 1988 2122
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.96% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 4 August 2015.

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 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 Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 August 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 -9 12 £331 +6.85%
South East -22 6 £338 +8.87%
London - 2 £375 -
Yorkshire - 2 £225 -
West Sussex - 2 £338 -
Barnsley - 2 £225 -
South Yorkshire - 2 £225 -
Hampshire -8 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 -
Surrey - 1 £325 -
Reading - 1 - -
Chester - 1 £225 -
Bicester - 1 £375 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £225 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 - -
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 £225 -

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
6 13 (48.15%) VMware
7 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
7 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
8 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
8 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
8 11 (40.74%) MCITP
8 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (40.74%) ITIL
9 8 (29.63%) HTML
9 8 (29.63%) VBScript
9 8 (29.63%) XML
9 8 (29.63%) MCSA
9 8 (29.63%) SCCM
9 8 (29.63%) High Availability
10 7 (25.93%) Citrix
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (25.93%) DNS
10 7 (25.93%) DHCP
11 6 (22.22%) HP
11 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
12 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (14.81%) Finance
12 4 (14.81%) Migration
12 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) IIS
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) DNS
1 7 (25.93%) DHCP
2 4 (14.81%) SAN
3 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.70%) FTP
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) French Language
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) HTML
1 8 (29.63%) XML
2 2 (7.41%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 25 (92.59%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.70%) SUSE
6 1 (3.70%) Linux
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) ITIL
2 8 (29.63%) High Availability
3 4 (14.81%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Workflow
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Operations
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) CRM
5 2 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.41%) Server Building
5 2 (7.41%) Fault Management
6 1 (3.70%) Change Management
6 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (3.70%) Change Control
6 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 8 (29.63%) VBScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (51.85%) Security Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) MCITP
2 11 (40.74%) SC Cleared
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (29.63%) MCSA
4 3 (11.11%) MCP
4 3 (11.11%) MCSE
5 2 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (74.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 3 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (7.41%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (3.70%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft
2 13 (48.15%) VMware
3 7 (25.93%) Citrix
4 6 (22.22%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) BMC
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) Sophos
7 1 (3.70%) AppSense