The table below looks at the statistics for the Wintel Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Wintel Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Engineer
Rank 58 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.13% 0.17% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £275 £271
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - £20.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
669 538 522
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 94.76% 93.08% 91.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 334 269
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 29 35
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £18.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Wintel Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Wintel Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Wintel Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the Wales region.

Wintel Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Wintel Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Wintel Engineer across the Wales region.

Wintel Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Wintel Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Wintel 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) DNS
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
5 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (55.00%) XenApp
7 10 (50.00%) DHCP
7 10 (50.00%) Citrix
7 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 10 (50.00%) VMware
8 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (35.00%) McAfee
9 7 (35.00%) XenDesktop
9 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
9 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (30.00%) Office 365
10 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (30.00%) VPN
10 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
10 6 (30.00%) ITIL
10 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
11 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
11 5 (25.00%) MCTS
11 5 (25.00%) MCITP
11 5 (25.00%) GIS
11 5 (25.00%) MCSE
11 5 (25.00%) IIS

Wintel Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales region that cited Wintel 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DNS
2 10 (50.00%) DHCP
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (30.00%) VPN
5 5 (25.00%) SAN
5 5 (25.00%) Internet
General
1 2 (10.00%) Local Government
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) GIS
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (30.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) MCSE
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (25.00%) MCTS
4 5 (25.00%) MCITP
5 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (15.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) XenApp
3 7 (35.00%) XenDesktop
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (5.00%) DFS Replication
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 5 (25.00%) Windows Intune
1 5 (25.00%) SCDPM
2 4 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (15.00%) ARCserve
3 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (5.00%) SCCM
4 1 (5.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) Citrix
2 10 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) McAfee
4 3 (15.00%) Sophos
4 3 (15.00%) Symantec
5 2 (10.00%) Remedy
6 1 (5.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Dell