The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cambridgeshire region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 55 66 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 0.79% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.82% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Median daily rate £275 £250 £193
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £295 £245
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +20.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.83 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.01% +6.18%
Server Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire 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
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
545 728 686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 94.29% 95.41% 95.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 387 342
Median daily rate £413 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 89 70
Median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

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 Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Cambridge +3 4 £275 +2.32%
Server Engineer
East of England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
3 2 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) VCP5
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Server Building
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (16.67%) WSUS
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) VCP5
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) HP