The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the East Midlands region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 82 85 80
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.49% 0.28% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% 0.30% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 1
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£208 £259 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.80% +10.10%
UK excluding London average daily rate £261 £284 £260
% change year-on-year
-7.92% +9.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £23.75 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +97.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.04% -18.33%
Job Titles Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1356 1351 1349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 94.43% 93.04% 93.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 697 674 640
Average daily rate £350 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 100 115
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £10.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Server Engineer
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Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) HP
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (36.36%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) ITSM
5 3 (27.27%) Remedy
5 3 (27.27%) ITIL
5 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) vSphere
6 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) SCOM
6 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) XenServer
7 1 (9.09%) Google
7 1 (9.09%) Retail

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 2000
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (18.18%) XenServer
3 2 (18.18%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Remedy
5 1 (9.09%) Websense
5 1 (9.09%) Google
5 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat