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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Support Engineer
Rank 578 546 534
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support Engineer 5 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.015% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.016% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
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£225 £375 £271
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.91% +38.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £374 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £375 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £374 £271
% change year-on-year
-39.83% +38.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.29%

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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 5 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 30 January 2015. 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
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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 -18 4 £183 -51.26%
South East -3 1 - -
West Midlands - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Wintel Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) MCSE
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
6 5 (33.33%) Firewall
6 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
7 4 (26.67%) MCSA
7 4 (26.67%) MS Office
7 4 (26.67%) ITIL
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (20.00%) Oracle
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (20.00%) DNS
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
8 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (13.33%) Incident Management

Wintel Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (13.33%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCSE
3 4 (26.67%) MCSA
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) Dell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (13.33%) Terminal Services
3 2 (13.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView
2 2 (13.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) HP SIM
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) HP
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) McAfee
6 1 (6.67%) Dell