The median contractor rate for a Wintel Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 422 414 428
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14  
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Analyst 2 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.010% 0.019% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.010% 0.020% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 12
Median daily rate £350 £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.31% +39.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £359 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £535 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +15.38% -7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £15.00

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19705 20363 22100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.93% 95.26% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14056 14779 15421
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 225 369
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -9.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Wintel Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Wintel Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Analyst in London

Wintel Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Analyst in London

Wintel Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Analyst in London

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region featuring Wintel Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VBScript
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle9i Database
4 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Control-M
4 4 (44.44%) Front Office
4 4 (44.44%) Back Office
4 4 (44.44%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (11.11%) Server Building
7 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
7 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V

Wintel Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (44.44%) Back Office
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Front Office
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) SQL
2 6 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 6 (66.67%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Control-M
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) CommVault
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Symantec
2 1 (11.11%) VMware