The median contractor rate for a Wintel Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 26 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Wintel Engineer
England / North East
Rank - 73 57
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Engineer 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.11% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.12% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £355 £333
% change year-on-year -9.85% +6.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £26.75
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 the North East. 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
North East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 691 829 609
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.31% 95.29% 93.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 458 557 336
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £530 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 18 35
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.75% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.83 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Wintel Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Engineer in the North East

Wintel Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Engineer in the North East

Wintel Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Engineer in the North East

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 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 North East region featuring Wintel Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) DNS
3 7 (77.78%) Intranet
3 7 (77.78%) Internet
4 6 (66.67%) Change Control
5 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (55.56%) Server Building
6 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) IIS
8 1 (11.11%) MS Office
8 1 (11.11%) MCSE
8 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 1 (11.11%) LAN
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (11.11%) Firewall
8 1 (11.11%) Citrix
8 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (11.11%) SAN
8 1 (11.11%) Veritas
8 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills

Wintel Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
2 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) Intranet
3 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
4 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Change Control
2 5 (55.56%) Server Building
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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