The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Wintel Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Wintel Support Engineer
Rank 623 619 602
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support Engineer 23 19 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.034% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.036% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 8
Median daily rate £275 £313 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £233 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £258 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.36% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 -
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -

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
51013 52259 50243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.73% 94.79% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 33240 32883 30807
Median daily rate £425 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1530 1985 2033
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Wintel Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 28 June 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Wintel Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Support 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 Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 June 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 20 £275 -12.00% 1
North East -54 8 £210 -9.67%
Tyne and Wear -58 8 £210 -9.67%
Newcastle upon Tyne -61 8 £210 -9.67%
London -11 4 £281 -19.64% 1
North West -5 3 £400 +14.28%
Manchester -13 3 £400 +14.28%
South East -9 2 - -
West Midlands - 2 £275 -
Bridgend - 2 £425 -
Wales - 2 £425 -
South Wales - 2 £425 -
Birmingham - 2 £275 -
West Sussex -12 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
Gatwick - 1 - -

Wintel Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Wintel Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 47 (94.00%) Windows
2 40 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 37 (74.00%) VMware
4 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
5 23 (46.00%) MS Exchange
5 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 21 (42.00%) HP
8 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
10 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (34.00%) Intel Security
11 16 (32.00%) MCSE
11 16 (32.00%) DNS
11 16 (32.00%) Backup Exec
12 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
12 15 (30.00%) NetBackup
12 15 (30.00%) vSphere
13 13 (26.00%) WSUS
13 13 (26.00%) Citrix
14 12 (24.00%) DHCP
14 12 (24.00%) ITIL
15 11 (22.00%) MS Office
15 11 (22.00%) MCSA
15 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
15 11 (22.00%) McAfee ePO
15 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
16 9 (18.00%) Driving Licence

Wintel Support 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 23 (46.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) Apache
3 4 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (8.00%) IBM Notes
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (2.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (36.00%) MS Excel
2 11 (22.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (32.00%) DNS
2 12 (24.00%) DHCP
3 9 (18.00%) Firewall
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.00%) SAN
6 2 (4.00%) Internet
7 1 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.00%) Network Security
7 1 (2.00%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.00%) SMTP
7 1 (2.00%) SSL
7 1 (2.00%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MSI
General
1 3 (6.00%) Retail
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (18.00%) Clustering
2 9 (18.00%) Driving Licence
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 47 (94.00%) Windows
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server
2 24 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (14.00%) Linux
6 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.00%) Unix
8 1 (2.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) ITIL
2 7 (14.00%) Application Packaging
3 6 (12.00%) High Availability
4 5 (10.00%) Server Building
5 4 (8.00%) Change Management
5 4 (8.00%) Logistics
6 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.00%) Change Control
7 2 (4.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.00%) CRM
7 2 (4.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (4.00%) Escalation Management
7 2 (4.00%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (4.00%) Power Management
7 2 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 2 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.00%) MCSE
3 15 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 11 (22.00%) MCSA
4 11 (22.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.00%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.00%) MCP
6 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (30.00%) vSphere
4 6 (12.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (8.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 2 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 16 (32.00%) Backup Exec
2 15 (30.00%) NetBackup
3 13 (26.00%) WSUS
4 11 (22.00%) McAfee ePO
5 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Clustering
6 7 (14.00%) SCCM
7 5 (10.00%) Perfmon
8 4 (8.00%) OpenView
8 4 (8.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 3 (6.00%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (4.00%) HP SIM
11 1 (2.00%) CA Single Sign-On
11 1 (2.00%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (2.00%) Nessus
11 1 (2.00%) SCOM
11 1 (2.00%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) VMware
2 23 (46.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (42.00%) HP
4 17 (34.00%) Intel Security
5 13 (26.00%) Citrix
6 6 (12.00%) Cisco
7 5 (10.00%) Symantec
8 4 (8.00%) Lotus
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle
9 3 (6.00%) arcserve
9 3 (6.00%) NetApp
10 2 (4.00%) Dell
10 2 (4.00%) IBM
10 2 (4.00%) Trend Micro
10 2 (4.00%) Veritas
11 1 (2.00%) Altiris
11 1 (2.00%) CA
11 1 (2.00%) EMC
11 1 (2.00%) Remedy
11 1 (2.00%) SAP