The median contractor rate for a Wintel Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 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 Support
England / London
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 430 421
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Support 0 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - 0.018% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.019% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 10
Median daily rate - £281 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -17.27%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £255 £315 £288
% change year-on-year -19.04% +9.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +21.42% +75.00%  

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 20681 21805
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.90% 95.27% 94.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14038 15005 15229
Median daily rate £500 £465 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.52% +5.68%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £601
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 228 364
Median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -10.74%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.57 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Wintel Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Support in London

Wintel Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Support in London

Wintel Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Support in London

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Wintel Support 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 Support in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
4 2 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) Control-M
4 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (16.67%) Fintech
5 1 (16.67%) Office 365
5 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading

Wintel Support 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Control-M
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp