The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Cardiff region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 20 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 38 56 43
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -13
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 3 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 0.71% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.97% 0.72% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £170 £300 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.33% +39.53%
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+25.49% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.25 £26.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.81% +32.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
309 415 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 93.35% 98.11% 98.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 312 224
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 21 13
Median hourly rate £12.44 £13.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -18.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £10.75 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.55%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cardiff region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (50.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) VMware