The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire 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 May 2016 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 121 108 106
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.21% 0.55% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.59% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 7
Median daily rate £375 £325 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +47.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £245
% change year-on-year
- +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.83 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.01% +6.18%
Server Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2233 2367 2363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 93.52% 92.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1179 1212 1145
Median daily rate £400 £382 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.71% +9.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £230 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 79 78
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.97 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £39.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell -9 2 - - 1
Reading -5 1 £375 +25.00% 2
Wokingham - 1 - -
Server Engineer
South East

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
4 12 (57.14%) DNS
5 11 (52.38%) DHCP
6 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (42.86%) VMware
7 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) SAN
8 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
8 6 (28.57%) Server Building
9 5 (23.81%) SQL
9 5 (23.81%) Clustering
10 4 (19.05%) Migration
10 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
10 4 (19.05%) Office 365
11 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
11 3 (14.29%) SCOM
11 3 (14.29%) VMware Server
11 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 2 (9.52%) SMTP
12 2 (9.52%) Linux
12 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (9.52%) C#
12 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
12 2 (9.52%) .NET

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) DNS
2 11 (52.38%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) SAN
4 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (9.52%) Internet
5 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (9.52%) SMTP
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (4.76%) FTP
6 1 (4.76%) HTTP
6 1 (4.76%) IMAP
6 1 (4.76%) LAN
6 1 (4.76%) VoIP
6 1 (4.76%) VPN
6 1 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (9.52%) Electronics
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
1 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Server Building
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Problem Management
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.76%) CMMI
4 1 (4.76%) Kanban
4 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) BC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCITP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSD
3 1 (4.76%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) VMware Server
4 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
3 1 (4.76%) cPanel
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Kaspersky
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
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