The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 113 121 130
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 20 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.79% 0.78% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.82% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 14
Median daily rate £200 £288 £205
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% +40.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £169 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £425 £253
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £300 £245
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +22.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £46.25 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.28% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+8.69% +3.37%
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 of England 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 of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2430 2806 2743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.97% 95.34% 94.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1383 1674 1565
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 241 229
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.23 £41.12 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Essex +8 6 £293 -16.42% 1
Cambridgeshire +14 4 - -
Hertfordshire +16 3 £110 -74.11% 3
Bedfordshire +2 3 £425 +8.97%
Norfolk -5 3 £200 +14.28%
Suffolk -6 2 £195 -7.14%
Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 of England region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
3 19 (55.88%) VMware
4 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
5 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (26.47%) Citrix
8 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
9 7 (20.59%) XenApp
9 7 (20.59%) SAN
9 7 (20.59%) DNS
9 7 (20.59%) ITIL
10 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
10 6 (17.65%) SQL
10 6 (17.65%) Office 365
10 6 (17.65%) Migration
10 6 (17.65%) SCCM
11 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
11 5 (14.71%) DHCP
11 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
12 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
12 4 (11.76%) HP
13 3 (8.82%) XenServer
13 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
13 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
13 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.88%) IIS
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.94%) MS Office
1 1 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) DNS
1 7 (20.59%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) DHCP
3 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
3 3 (8.82%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.82%) VLAN
3 3 (8.82%) VPN
4 2 (5.88%) LAN
4 2 (5.88%) WAN
5 1 (2.94%) BGP
5 1 (2.94%) Firewall
5 1 (2.94%) Internet
5 1 (2.94%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.94%) Multicast
5 1 (2.94%) NAS
5 1 (2.94%) OSPF
5 1 (2.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
1 2 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.94%) MPEG
2 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 21 (61.76%) Windows Server
3 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.88%) Linux
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Migration
3 4 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (5.88%) Email Migration
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
5 1 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
5 1 (2.94%) Server Building
5 1 (2.94%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (5.88%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) CCNP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSA
4 1 (2.94%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 11 (32.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.59%) XenApp
4 3 (8.82%) XenServer
5 2 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (5.88%) Firmware
5 2 (5.88%) MetaFrame
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.94%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (17.65%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) VMware
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 9 (26.47%) Citrix
4 4 (11.76%) HP
5 3 (8.82%) Dell
6 2 (5.88%) Cisco
6 2 (5.88%) Lumension
6 2 (5.88%) Sophos
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
7 1 (2.94%) EMC
7 1 (2.94%) Intel Security
7 1 (2.94%) IronPort
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat