The median contractor rate for a Wintel Systems Engineer was £323 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 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 System Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 609 596
Rank change year-on-year +45 -13  
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Systems Engineer 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.012% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.013% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 7
Median daily rate £323 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.37% +6.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £47.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £47.50 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39295 46721 46527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.81% 95.22% 94.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25610 30627 28567
Median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £263 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1355 1460 1889
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Wintel Systems Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Wintel Systems Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Systems Engineer in England

Wintel Systems Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Systems Engineer in England

Wintel Systems Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Systems Engineer in England

Wintel Systems Engineer
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 Systems Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
London - 1 £323 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wintel Systems Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Wintel Systems Engineer 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 Systems Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
6 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
6 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (22.22%) Office 365
6 2 (22.22%) Lumension
6 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 2 (22.22%) vSphere
6 2 (22.22%) MCITP
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
6 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
6 2 (22.22%) EMC

Wintel Systems Engineer 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 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MSI
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Application Packaging
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (11.11%) Network Design
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) DBS Check
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) BitLocker
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Intel Security
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Dell
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Lumension
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) 3PAR
5 1 (11.11%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (11.11%) EqualLogic