The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Wintel Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Server Engineer
Rank 638 636 618
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Server Engineer 15 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.038% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.040% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 7
Median daily rate £345 £298 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.96% -20.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £251 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £325 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £298 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.92% -20.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.76 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.74% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £25.76 -
% change year-on-year
+6.74% -

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
51261 55415 53407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.88% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 33404 35221 32266
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1639 2084 2091
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £39.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Wintel Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Server Engineer
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Server Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 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 -1 15 £345 +15.96%
South East +16 8 £326 +9.41%
Berkshire - 5 £326 -
Wokingham - 4 - -
London -7 3 £350 -20.00%
Hampshire +5 2 £310 -
Hook - 2 £310 -
City of London +25 1 £340 -22.28%
North West +13 1 - -
East Midlands -1 1 £375 +66.66%
Tyne and Wear -25 1 - -
North East -26 1 - -
Newcastle upon Tyne -27 1 - -
East of England - 1 £363 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 £375 -
Leicestershire - 1 £375 -
Slough - 1 £326 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £363 -

Wintel Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, Wintel Server 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 Server Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 39 (78.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (64.00%) VMware
4 31 (62.00%) Windows Server
5 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (46.00%) DNS
7 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
8 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 17 (34.00%) Finance
10 16 (32.00%) MCSE
10 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
11 15 (30.00%) HP
12 12 (24.00%) DHCP
12 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
12 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (24.00%) vSphere
13 11 (22.00%) VMware ESXi
13 11 (22.00%) Citrix
13 11 (22.00%) SAN
13 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
14 10 (20.00%) SCOM
15 9 (18.00%) SCCM
15 9 (18.00%) EMC
15 9 (18.00%) SQL
15 9 (18.00%) MS Office
16 8 (16.00%) MCSA
16 8 (16.00%) ITIL

Wintel Server 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 18 (36.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (16.00%) Skype for Business
3 7 (14.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (32.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (18.00%) MS Office
3 4 (8.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Office 365
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (46.00%) DNS
2 12 (24.00%) DHCP
3 11 (22.00%) SAN
4 7 (14.00%) Internet
5 5 (10.00%) Intranet
5 5 (10.00%) LAN
5 5 (10.00%) WAN
6 3 (6.00%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (4.00%) VLAN
7 2 (4.00%) VPN
8 1 (2.00%) Firewall
8 1 (2.00%) HTTP
8 1 (2.00%) NAS
8 1 (2.00%) Skype
8 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.00%) GIS
General
1 17 (34.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Back Office
3 3 (6.00%) Electronics
3 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.00%) Marketing
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.00%) Advertising
4 2 (4.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) CSS
1 1 (2.00%) HTML
1 1 (2.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 4 (8.00%) Clustering
4 3 (6.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.00%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.00%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 31 (62.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (10.00%) Linux
6 5 (10.00%) Unix
7 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (16.00%) ITIL
1 8 (16.00%) Project Management
2 5 (10.00%) Change Control
2 5 (10.00%) Server Building
3 4 (8.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (8.00%) Migration
3 4 (8.00%) Software Deployment
4 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.00%) Application Packaging
5 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.00%) High Availability
6 1 (2.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C#
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.00%) MCSE
3 8 (16.00%) MCSA
3 8 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) Degree
5 3 (6.00%) MCTS
6 2 (4.00%) CCNA
6 2 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.00%) MCITP
7 1 (2.00%) VCP5
System Software
1 39 (78.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (42.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (24.00%) vSphere
4 11 (22.00%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (14.00%) XenApp
6 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
7 4 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) SCOM
2 9 (18.00%) SCCM
3 6 (12.00%) WSUS
4 5 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 5 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.00%) SCSM
5 1 (2.00%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.00%) SmoothWall
5 1 (2.00%) vMotion
5 1 (2.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) VMware
2 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.00%) HP
4 11 (22.00%) Citrix
5 9 (18.00%) EMC
6 7 (14.00%) CommVault
6 7 (14.00%) NetApp
7 5 (10.00%) Intel Security
8 4 (8.00%) 3PAR
9 3 (6.00%) Dell
9 3 (6.00%) SAP
10 2 (4.00%) Cisco
11 1 (2.00%) IBM
11 1 (2.00%) Symantec