The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Wintel Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wintel Support
UK
Rank 583 596 576
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 12 32 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.061% 0.076%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.065% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 23
Median daily rate £273 £375 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.33% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £443 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £273 £350 £281
% change year-on-year
-22.14% +24.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +260.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £45.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +260.00%

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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

Wintel Support
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Support Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Support
Daily Rate Trend

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

Wintel Support Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Support
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Wintel Support within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Wintel Support Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Wintel Support
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Wintel Support Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Wintel Support
Top 13 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 within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +21 10 £325 -10.34% 3
London +11 4 - - 2
South East +8 3 £400 +18.51%
East Midlands +3 2 £325 -
Northampton - 2 £325 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £325 -
Hampshire +3 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £400 -
North West - 1 £150 -
Manchester - 1 £150 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -

Wintel Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, Wintel Support 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 in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (36.00%) Citrix
8 8 (32.00%) ITIL
8 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (28.00%) DHCP
9 7 (28.00%) DNS
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (28.00%) Finance
10 6 (24.00%) SAN
10 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
11 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (20.00%) VBScript
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) Firewall
11 5 (20.00%) XenApp
12 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
12 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (16.00%) NetApp
12 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (16.00%) Symantec
12 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (16.00%) Cisco
12 4 (16.00%) IIS

Wintel Support 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 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Domino
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DHCP
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 6 (24.00%) SAN
3 5 (20.00%) Firewall
4 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) BGP
5 1 (4.00%) HSRP
5 1 (4.00%) LAN
5 1 (4.00%) OSPF
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) VRRP
5 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (12.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (28.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Back Office
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.00%) Local Government
4 1 (4.00%) Online Betting
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) Hedge funds
2 2 (8.00%) HP Storage
2 2 (8.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) ITIL
2 3 (12.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Change Control
3 2 (8.00%) Fund Management
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Server Patching
3 2 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Change Management
4 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.00%) Server Building
4 1 (4.00%) Service Management
4 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) VBScript
3 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) XenApp
4 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
5 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (12.00%) vSphere
6 2 (8.00%) UAG
6 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.00%) DFS Replication
7 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (12.00%) Control-M
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.00%) HP SIM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
4 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (36.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle
7 2 (8.00%) AppSense
7 2 (8.00%) arcserve
7 2 (8.00%) Bloomberg
7 2 (8.00%) Lotus
7 2 (8.00%) Remedy
7 2 (8.00%) Reuters
8 1 (4.00%) Computacenter
8 1 (4.00%) EMC
8 1 (4.00%) Huawei
8 1 (4.00%) IBM
8 1 (4.00%) Intel Security
8 1 (4.00%) Sophos
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