The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 163 189 198
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 29 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.53% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.22% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 6
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£344 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £267 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £245 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.83 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.23% -8.00%
Server Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5035 5529 5961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 92.79% 92.49% 92.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3845 4139 4385
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 69 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Server Engineer in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the City of London

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Server Engineer in their job title.

1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 28 (60.87%) VMware
3 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 21 (45.65%) Finance
4 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
7 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (30.43%) SAN
9 12 (26.09%) ITIL
9 12 (26.09%) vSphere
10 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
10 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
10 11 (23.91%) Citrix
10 11 (23.91%) Cisco
11 10 (21.74%) Linux
11 10 (21.74%) NAS
11 10 (21.74%) Migration
12 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (17.39%) MCSE
13 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
14 7 (15.22%) DHCP
14 7 (15.22%) DNS
14 7 (15.22%) SQL
14 7 (15.22%) Clustering
14 7 (15.22%) MCITP
15 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
16 5 (10.87%) VMware Server
16 5 (10.87%) HP

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region that cited Server Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.35%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) Office 365
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (30.43%) SAN
2 10 (21.74%) NAS
3 7 (15.22%) DHCP
3 7 (15.22%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) Firewall
4 3 (6.52%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) LDAP
5 2 (4.35%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) Wireless
6 1 (2.17%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) SMTP
6 1 (2.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.17%) SSL
6 1 (2.17%) DDNS
6 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) DB2
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) ClearCase
General
1 21 (45.65%) Finance
2 4 (8.70%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (2.17%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Clustering
2 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.17%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (82.61%) Windows
2 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (36.96%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (34.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (10.87%) UNIX
7 4 (8.70%) Solaris
8 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.17%) Debian
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) ITIL
2 10 (21.74%) Migration
3 8 (17.39%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.70%) Project Management
4 4 (8.70%) Validation
5 3 (6.52%) Regression Testing
6 2 (4.35%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Security Management
6 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Integration Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Time Management
7 1 (2.17%) Change Management
7 1 (2.17%) Line Management
7 1 (2.17%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) SQL
2 6 (13.04%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.52%) Perl
4 2 (4.35%) C
4 2 (4.35%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) Jython
5 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (17.39%) MCSE
3 7 (15.22%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) MOS
5 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
5 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 21 (45.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (26.09%) vSphere
4 5 (10.87%) VMware Server
5 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) XenApp
6 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.35%) vCloud
6 2 (4.35%) ISA Server
6 2 (4.35%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 2 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.17%) WSUS
3 1 (2.17%) MOM
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.17%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) VMware
2 16 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 11 (23.91%) Citrix
3 11 (23.91%) Cisco
4 5 (10.87%) HP
5 4 (8.70%) EMC
6 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) AppSense
7 1 (2.17%) Atlassian
7 1 (2.17%) Greenplum
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
7 1 (2.17%) TIBCO
7 1 (2.17%) Symantec
7 1 (2.17%) McAfee
7 1 (2.17%) Sophos
7 1 (2.17%) Clearswift
7 1 (2.17%) BMC
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) Compaq
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
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