Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Wintel Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Wintel Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 823 861 828
Rank change year-on-year +38 -33 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 26 15 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.016% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.016% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 36
England median daily rate £350 £328 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.87% -2.60% +22.27%
10th Percentile £162 £261 £238
90th Percentile £475 £475 £422
UK median daily rate £344 £325 £336
% change year-on-year +5.77% -3.35% +22.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £16.00
UK median hourly rate - - £16.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 89119 91561 99256
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.76% 94.77% 94.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 59385 60311 64207
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2639 2960 3840
England median hourly rate £18.69 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +2.78% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £46.96 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%

Wintel Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Wintel Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Analyst in England

Wintel Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Wintel Analyst in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Analyst in England

Wintel Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Wintel Analyst in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Wintel Analyst in England

Wintel Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Analyst in England

Wintel Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 10 £450 +63.64%
East of England - 6 £335 -
North of England +59 4 £375 +15.38%
Midlands +23 4 £365 -18.89%
North West +23 3 £375 -
West Midlands +25 2 £365 -18.89%
South West +12 2 £338 -25.00%
South East +5 2 £338 -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wintel Analyst
UK

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Wintel Analyst 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 across the England region featuring Wintel Analyst in the job title.

1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 18 (69.23%) VMware
3 16 (61.54%) Finance
3 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 12 (46.15%) Citrix
6 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
7 9 (34.62%) Office 365
7 9 (34.62%) Firewall
8 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
8 7 (26.92%) VB
8 7 (26.92%) Web Services
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
9 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
9 6 (23.08%) VBScript
9 6 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (23.08%) Cisco
9 6 (23.08%) NetApp
9 6 (23.08%) SAN
9 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
9 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
10 5 (19.23%) SCCM
10 5 (19.23%) vSphere
10 5 (19.23%) Line Management
10 5 (19.23%) HP
10 5 (19.23%) .NET
10 5 (19.23%) IIS

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 5 (19.23%) IIS
1 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (15.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
2 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) BGP
3 4 (15.38%) DHCP
3 4 (15.38%) DNS
3 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (15.38%) HSRP
3 4 (15.38%) IPsec
3 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 4 (15.38%) Junos
3 4 (15.38%) NX-OS
3 4 (15.38%) OSPF
3 4 (15.38%) Skype
3 4 (15.38%) SNMP
3 4 (15.38%) SSL
3 4 (15.38%) VPN
3 4 (15.38%) VRRP
3 4 (15.38%) Wireshark
4 3 (11.54%) Broadband
4 3 (11.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (61.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
3 4 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server
3 5 (19.23%) Linux
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 5 (19.23%) Line Management
3 5 (19.23%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) IT Strategy
5 1 (3.85%) Logistics
5 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.85%) MOF
5 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.85%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 7 (26.92%) VB
3 6 (23.08%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) ACSP
3 1 (3.85%) HP AIS
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
3 1 (3.85%) VCP5
3 1 (3.85%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) COBIT
1 1 (3.85%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) DFS Replication
4 4 (15.38%) NFS
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) SCCM
2 4 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (15.38%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.85%) SCOM
3 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (69.23%) VMware
2 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 12 (46.15%) Citrix
4 6 (23.08%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) NetApp
5 5 (19.23%) HP
6 4 (15.38%) Clearswift
6 4 (15.38%) Huawei
6 4 (15.38%) Juniper
6 4 (15.38%) McAfee
7 1 (3.85%) Apple
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Dell
7 1 (3.85%) Kaseya
7 1 (3.85%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec