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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 610 581 565
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 9 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.039% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.042% 0.031%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 10
Average daily rate £340 £420 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% +52.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £366 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £494 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £453 £260
% change year-on-year
-24.86% +74.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £19.50

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
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 8 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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -11 9 £340 -19.04% 5
London -9 5 £350 -6.66% 2
Midlands - 2 - -
City of London +37 1 £320 -14.66%
Hampshire -1 1 £340 -29.16% 1
East of England -2 1 - -
South East -5 1 £340 -29.16% 1
Essex - 1 - -

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
4 17 (54.84%) VMware
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (29.03%) Firewall
8 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 8 (25.81%) DNS
9 7 (22.58%) Finance
9 7 (22.58%) Migration
10 6 (19.35%) Clustering
10 6 (19.35%) Citrix
10 6 (19.35%) HP
10 6 (19.35%) DHCP
10 6 (19.35%) Linux
10 6 (19.35%) SQL
10 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
10 6 (19.35%) XenApp
11 5 (16.13%) vSphere
11 5 (16.13%) VLAN
11 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
12 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (12.90%) SCCM
12 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
12 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 4 (12.90%) ITIL
12 4 (12.90%) SharePoint

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (12.90%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.23%) Lync
3 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) DNS
3 6 (19.35%) DHCP
4 5 (16.13%) VLAN
5 3 (9.68%) NetScaler
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security
5 3 (9.68%) SAN
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.45%) FTP
6 2 (6.45%) LAN
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) WAN
6 2 (6.45%) Wireless
7 1 (3.23%) DMZ
7 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.23%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (3.23%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Clustering
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
3 3 (9.68%) HP Storage
4 2 (6.45%) PKI
5 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Windows Server
3 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (35.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (19.35%) Linux
6 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.45%) CentOS
7 2 (6.45%) Ubuntu
7 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.23%) Unix
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Change Control
4 2 (6.45%) Network Management
4 2 (6.45%) Server Building
5 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.23%) Change Management
5 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.23%) Email Filtering
5 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.23%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.23%) Process Management
5 1 (3.23%) Security Hardening
5 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.23%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) Java
3 1 (3.23%) Korn
3 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) VB
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) DV Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) MCITP
4 1 (3.23%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) MCSA
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) XenApp
3 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (12.90%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (6.45%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.23%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.23%) CA Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (3.23%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.23%) vMotion
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) VMware
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Citrix
3 6 (19.35%) HP
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) 3PAR
5 3 (9.68%) EMC
6 2 (6.45%) ION Trading
6 2 (6.45%) Juniper
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 2 (6.45%) Remedy
6 2 (6.45%) Symantec
7 1 (3.23%) BMC
7 1 (3.23%) CA
7 1 (3.23%) Dell
7 1 (3.23%) Oracle
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) SAP
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) Sophos
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