The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Server Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Engineer
Rank 131 123 132
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Engineer 5 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.16% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.18% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate
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£275 £265 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £274 £333
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -17.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.88 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+0.50% -0.50%
Windows 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
2642 2270 2782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 93.39% 93.53% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1686 1201 1411
Average daily rate £380 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 272 292
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%

Windows Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Windows Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Windows 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 Windows Server Engineer across the East of England region.

Windows Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Windows Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Windows 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 Windows Server Engineer across the East of England region.

Windows Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Windows Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 26 November 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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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Job
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Essex - - - -
Windows Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Windows 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 Windows Server Engineer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) SCCM
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) DHCP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (12.50%) vSphere
5 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) PKI
5 1 (12.50%) WSUS
5 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP

Windows Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England region that cited Windows 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 Windows Server Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Notes
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DHCP
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) SAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
2 1 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) HP
1 2 (25.00%) VMware
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Lotus
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 1 (12.50%) McAfee
2 1 (12.50%) Clearswift