The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Specialist
Rank 37 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 0.33% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+14.44% -12.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
287 199 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 95.03% 94.76% 97.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 98 160
Average daily rate £290 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 20 13
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% -3.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.09 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £26.80 £25.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Server Specialist
South East

Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Server Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Server Specialist Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Server Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenServer
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification

Server Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex region that cited Server Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) StorageTek
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec