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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 644 613 579
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Infrastructure Engineer 12 36 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.065% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.069% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 24 16
Median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £248 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £375 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £325 £270
% change year-on-year
+19.23% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £32.50 -
% change year-on-year
+46.15% -

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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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
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 14 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 28 May 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 -36 10 £350 +3.70% 5
London -11 5 £344 +1.85% 1
Hampshire -13 3 £369 +8.45%
South East -13 3 £369 +8.45%
Wales - 2 £413 -
South Wales - 2 £413 -
East of England - 2 - -
City of London +38 1 £338 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Hook - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £413 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Essex - 1 - -

Wintel Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (25.00%) Firewall
6 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (25.00%) SAN
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (20.00%) vSphere
8 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) SQL
8 3 (15.00%) EMC
8 3 (15.00%) NetApp
8 3 (15.00%) DNS
8 3 (15.00%) Cisco
9 2 (10.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) HP
9 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (10.00%) Hitachi

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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) Firewall
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 3 (15.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) DHCP
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (5.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.00%) VoIP
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) CLARiiON
1 2 (10.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (20.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.00%) CentOS
7 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
7 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Migration
2 2 (10.00%) Change Control
2 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.00%) Email Filtering
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (10.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (5.00%) DevOps
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Network Management
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CCNA
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCSM
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) EMC
3 3 (15.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
4 2 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 2 (10.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) ION Trading
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) CA
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Dell
5 1 (5.00%) Maconomy
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) SAP