The median contractor rate for a Wintel Engineer was £323 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 28 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 Engineer
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 97 89
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 18 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.97% 1.13% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.19% 1.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 20
Median daily rate £323 £340 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.14% +15.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £413 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £353 £325
% change year-on-year -9.21% +8.46%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.75 £45.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year -47.22% +133.76%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1739 2107 2026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.24% 95.51% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1026 1407 1146
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 89 131
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.82% +15.44%  

Wintel Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Engineer in Hampshire

Wintel Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Engineer in Hampshire

Wintel Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Engineer in Hampshire

Wintel Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Engineer within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hook +9 8 £310 -10.79%
Havant -4 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £325 -
Wintel Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Wintel 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 Hampshire region featuring Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (97.62%) Windows
1 41 (97.62%) Windows Server
2 38 (90.48%) PowerShell
3 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (83.33%) Security Cleared
5 31 (73.81%) VMware
5 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
6 30 (71.43%) SC Cleared
7 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 22 (52.38%) VBScript
7 22 (52.38%) ITIL
8 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
9 19 (45.24%) XML
10 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
11 16 (38.10%) MCSA
11 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (38.10%) vSphere
12 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
12 15 (35.71%) MCITP
13 13 (30.95%) Firewall
13 13 (30.95%) SAN
13 13 (30.95%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
14 12 (28.57%) NetApp
14 12 (28.57%) Cisco
14 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
15 11 (26.19%) VoIP
15 11 (26.19%) VMware ESX

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) Firewall
1 13 (30.95%) SAN
2 11 (26.19%) Skype
2 11 (26.19%) VoIP
3 1 (2.38%) DHCP
3 1 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MSI
General
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (45.24%) XML
2 4 (9.52%) CSS
2 4 (9.52%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Client/Server
2 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Windows
1 41 (97.62%) Windows Server
2 36 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Unix
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Software Deployment
3 7 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (16.67%) Validation
4 4 (9.52%) High Availability
5 3 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) PowerShell
2 22 (52.38%) VBScript
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 30 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 20 (47.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (38.10%) MCSA
5 15 (35.71%) MCITP
6 5 (11.90%) DV Cleared
7 4 (9.52%) MCTS
8 3 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
2 22 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (38.10%) vSphere
4 13 (30.95%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (26.19%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.38%) Firmware
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) VMware
2 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
3 12 (28.57%) NetApp
4 9 (21.43%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Citrix
5 4 (9.52%) Intel Security
6 2 (4.76%) Altiris
6 2 (4.76%) Lumension
6 2 (4.76%) Oracle
7 1 (2.38%) EMC