The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 100 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 4 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.12% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £265 £220 £258
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -14.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £220 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £220 £274
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £298 £285
% change year-on-year
-7.56% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £100.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.03 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.35% -23.88%
Server Engineer
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 East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1582 1561 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.05% 96.18% 95.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1023 934 767
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £238 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 98 106
Median hourly rate £13.00 £13.00 £16.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £22.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Northamptonshire - 3 £265 -
Nottinghamshire -20 1 £380 +72.72%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 East Midlands region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Clustering
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Dell
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
6 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) XenApp
6 2 (18.18%) DevOps
7 1 (9.09%) Skype
7 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
7 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (9.09%) GitHub
7 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) NAS
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Skype
2 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Legal
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) High Availability
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (18.18%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) Docker
4 1 (9.09%) Firmware
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Dell
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) HP