The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bedfordshire region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 36 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 1 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.36% 1.57% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 1.63% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £300 £325 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -24.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £31.56 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +28.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
258 306 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 94.16% 96.23% 96.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 210 296
Median daily rate £440 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 26 11
Median hourly rate £12.00 £45.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.33% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £15.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Bedfordshire region that featured Server Engineer in the job title.

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Server Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Server Engineer across the Bedfordshire region.

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 February 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
Bedford - 1 £300 -
Server Engineer
East of England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Server 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) PKI
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Windows

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 3 (75.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) VMware