The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 591 560 568
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 2 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.016% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.017% 0.030%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 8
Average daily rate
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£310 £248 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.25% +1.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £210 -
% change year-on-year
+47.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.00
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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
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 5 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 25 July 2014. 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 -32 2 £310 +18.66% 1
East of England -25 1 - -
London - - - - 1
Watford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (70.59%) SCCM
4 12 (70.59%) SCOM
5 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) XenApp
7 8 (47.06%) XenServer
7 8 (47.06%) VMware
7 8 (47.06%) AppSense
8 5 (29.41%) HP
9 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
9 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
11 2 (11.76%) Sophos
11 2 (11.76%) Websense
11 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
12 1 (5.88%) LAN
12 1 (5.88%) WAN
12 1 (5.88%) DHCP
12 1 (5.88%) VPN
12 1 (5.88%) DNS
12 1 (5.88%) SSL
12 1 (5.88%) Cisco
12 1 (5.88%) Avaya
12 1 (5.88%) Juniper

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) SSL
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) IPsec
1 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (5.88%) Network Security
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (70.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL
1 1 (5.88%) Change Management
1 1 (5.88%) Load Balancing
1 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
1 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) XenApp
3 8 (47.06%) XenServer
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (70.59%) SCCM
1 12 (70.59%) SCOM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Citrix
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 8 (47.06%) AppSense
4 5 (29.41%) HP
5 2 (11.76%) Sophos
5 2 (11.76%) Websense
6 1 (5.88%) Altiris
6 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.88%) IronPort
6 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) BMC
6 1 (5.88%) CA
6 1 (5.88%) Nokia
6 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.88%) Remedy
6 1 (5.88%) McAfee