The first table below looks at the demand for the Wintel Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Support Engineer
Rank 579 - 585
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support Engineer 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% - 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Average daily rate £363 - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 - £280
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £17.47
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

Wintel Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Wintel Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Support Engineer
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England - 6 £363 -
London - 3 £400 -
Wales - 2 - -
East of England - - - -
Harrogate - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Luton - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
City of London - - - -
Merseyside - - - -
North West - - - -

Wintel Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (80.00%) Windows
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) Citrix
2 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) DNS
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) vSphere
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) XenApp
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (26.67%) Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Finance
8 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (20.00%) McAfee
8 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (20.00%) Sophos
8 3 (20.00%) IPsec
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) MCP

Wintel Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Wintel Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.67%) IIS
5 1 (6.67%) WorkSite
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (20.00%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 1 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
3 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (20.00%) Software Distribution
1 3 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Workflow
3 1 (6.67%) ITSM
3 1 (6.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (13.33%) DV Cleared
4 2 (13.33%) MCSE
5 1 (6.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) ARCserve
2 2 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (6.67%) Nagios
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Citrix
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) McAfee
3 3 (20.00%) Sophos
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
4 2 (13.33%) Remedy
5 1 (6.67%) Clearswift
5 1 (6.67%) Avaya
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds