The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 Support Engineer
Rank 596 587 570
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support Engineer 23 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.047% 0.029% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Average daily rate £378 £225 £337
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.77% -33.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £217 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £376 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+43.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Average hourly rate £44.00 £12.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+252.00% -54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.00 £12.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+252.00% -54.54%

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 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 5 February 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
Top 20 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 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 +7 17 £375 +59.57% 3
South East +12 12 £250 +11.11% 2
Hampshire +8 5 £250 +11.11%
Surrey - 5 - - 2
Redhill - 5 - - 1
Wales -3 3 £450 +60.71%
London -7 3 £378 -12.46%
Scotland -8 3 £150 -33.33%
North Lanarkshire - 3 £150 -
South Wales - 3 £450 -
Bridgend - 3 £450 -
Wokingham - 2 - -
Hook - 2 £395 -
Berkshire - 2 - -
South West +3 1 - - 1
Bristol -2 1 - -
Hinckley - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Wintel Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) VMware
3 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
4 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
5 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
8 11 (29.73%) WSUS
9 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
10 9 (24.32%) NetBackup
10 9 (24.32%) Backup Exec
10 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (21.62%) vSphere
11 8 (21.62%) ITIL
11 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
12 7 (18.92%) Unix
12 7 (18.92%) Linux
12 7 (18.92%) MCSE
12 7 (18.92%) Citrix
12 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
12 7 (18.92%) McAfee
12 7 (18.92%) Firewall
13 6 (16.22%) Cisco
13 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
14 5 (13.51%) McAfee ePO
14 5 (13.51%) Patch Management
14 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
14 5 (13.51%) SCCM
14 5 (13.51%) MCSA

Wintel Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) Firewall
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
3 2 (5.41%) Internet
3 2 (5.41%) Network Security
3 2 (5.41%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) SMTP
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.41%) VLAN
3 2 (5.41%) Wireless
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
4 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Retail
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 2 (5.41%) Electronics
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 1 (2.70%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
1 3 (8.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.51%) Driving Licence
2 3 (8.11%) DataPower
2 3 (8.11%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
5 7 (18.92%) Unix
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
8 2 (5.41%) AIX
8 2 (5.41%) Solaris
9 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ITIL
2 5 (13.51%) Patch Management
3 4 (10.81%) Server Building
4 3 (8.11%) Application Packaging
4 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 2 (5.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.41%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.41%) Logistics
5 2 (5.41%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.70%) Change Management
6 1 (2.70%) Data Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Migration
6 1 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.92%) MCSE
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) MCSA
3 5 (13.51%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.11%) BC Cleared
5 1 (2.70%) MCITP
System Software
1 21 (56.76%) Active Directory
2 9 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (21.62%) vSphere
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (8.11%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.11%) VMware Server
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.70%) MetaFrame
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) WSUS
2 9 (24.32%) Backup Exec
2 9 (24.32%) NetBackup
3 5 (13.51%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (13.51%) SCCM
4 1 (2.70%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) VMware
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) Citrix
3 7 (18.92%) McAfee
4 6 (16.22%) Cisco
5 5 (13.51%) HP
5 5 (13.51%) Oracle
6 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
6 4 (10.81%) Symantec
7 3 (8.11%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) SAP
9 1 (2.70%) Altiris
9 1 (2.70%) CA
9 1 (2.70%) NetApp
Redhill, Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £46 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago