The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England 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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 455 375 392
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +17
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 126 211 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.27% 0.45% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.48% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 138 93
Average daily rate £275 £275 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £449 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £263 £290
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 24 18
Average hourly rate £28.75 £20.22 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.16% +9.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.38 £31.52
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+57.77% -
Server Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43990 43968 42850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.47% 94.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 28696 27774 25794
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1544 1773 1919
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -28 46 £325 -7.14% 17
South East -16 34 £228 -20.17% 6
North West 0 16 £248 -23.84% 4
East of England 0 12 £170 -38.18%
South West -7 10 £255 +36.00% 2
Yorkshire -21 4 £155 -1.58% 1
East Midlands -5 3 £280 +60.00% 1
North East -22 1 £295 -
Server Engineer
UK

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 193 (80.75%) Windows
2 154 (64.44%) Windows Server
3 129 (53.97%) Active Directory
4 115 (48.12%) VMware
5 89 (37.24%) Microsoft
6 81 (33.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 74 (30.96%) Windows Server 2012
8 64 (26.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 63 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 53 (22.18%) ITIL
11 51 (21.34%) Migration
12 49 (20.50%) SAN
13 48 (20.08%) DNS
14 46 (19.25%) SQL Server
15 45 (18.83%) Hyper-V
16 43 (17.99%) SQL
17 41 (17.15%) MS Exchange
18 39 (16.32%) HP
18 39 (16.32%) Data Centre
19 37 (15.48%) PowerShell
20 36 (15.06%) Citrix
20 36 (15.06%) DHCP
21 32 (13.39%) IIS
21 32 (13.39%) Finance
22 31 (12.97%) vSphere
23 28 (11.72%) MS Excel
23 28 (11.72%) Cisco
24 27 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
25 25 (10.46%) SCCM
26 24 (10.04%) Server Building

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 41 (17.15%) MS Exchange
2 32 (13.39%) IIS
3 15 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (3.77%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.77%) Skype for Business
6 8 (3.35%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (2.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (2.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.26%) Confluence
9 2 (0.84%) SAS
9 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.42%) Node.js
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (11.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.44%) MS Office
3 6 (2.51%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.28%) Office 365
2 9 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.26%) IaaS
4 3 (1.26%) PaaS
5 2 (0.84%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.42%) SaaS
6 1 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 49 (20.50%) SAN
2 48 (20.08%) DNS
3 36 (15.06%) DHCP
4 17 (7.11%) Firewall
5 10 (4.18%) LAN
6 8 (3.35%) TCP/IP
6 8 (3.35%) WAN
7 7 (2.93%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (2.51%) DMZ
8 6 (2.51%) Internet
8 6 (2.51%) Intranet
8 6 (2.51%) IP Telephony
8 6 (2.51%) VPN
9 4 (1.67%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.26%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (1.26%) Wireless
11 2 (0.84%) HTTP
11 2 (0.84%) LDAP
11 2 (0.84%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (19.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (2.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.84%) QlikView
7 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.42%) MySQL
7 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (1.26%) JIRA
2 2 (0.84%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.42%) Mocha
3 1 (0.42%) MSI
3 1 (0.42%) PVCS
3 1 (0.42%) Sinon.JS
3 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) WiX
General
1 32 (13.39%) Finance
2 19 (7.95%) Banking
3 4 (1.67%) Electronics
3 4 (1.67%) Investment Banking
3 4 (1.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (1.67%) Marketing
3 4 (1.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.26%) Local Government
4 3 (1.26%) Retail
5 2 (0.84%) Law
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.93%) .NET
2 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.42%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.42%) HTML
3 1 (0.42%) Middleware
3 1 (0.42%) RESTful
3 1 (0.42%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.42%) WAP
3 1 (0.42%) XML
3 1 (0.42%) XMPP
3 1 (0.42%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 39 (16.32%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.53%) NHS
3 12 (5.02%) Clustering
4 7 (2.93%) Driving Licence
4 7 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.51%) EMC VNX
6 5 (2.09%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.67%) EMC VMAX
7 4 (1.67%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.26%) Wiki
9 2 (0.84%) HP Storage
9 2 (0.84%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.42%) CMDB
10 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.42%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.42%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 193 (80.75%) Windows
2 154 (64.44%) Windows Server
3 81 (33.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 74 (30.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 64 (26.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (7.53%) Linux
7 9 (3.77%) Unix
7 9 (3.77%) Windows 7
8 7 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.51%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.09%) Windows XP
11 4 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.26%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.84%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.84%) CentOS
13 2 (0.84%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.42%) Android
14 1 (0.42%) SUSE
14 1 (0.42%) VMS
14 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.18%) ITIL
2 51 (21.34%) Migration
3 24 (10.04%) Server Building
4 12 (5.02%) Capacity Management
4 12 (5.02%) Problem Management
5 9 (3.77%) Logistics
5 9 (3.77%) Release Management
6 8 (3.35%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (3.35%) PRINCE2
6 8 (3.35%) Project Management
6 8 (3.35%) Service Management
7 7 (2.93%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (2.93%) High Availability
8 6 (2.51%) Change Management
8 6 (2.51%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (2.51%) Kalman Filter
8 6 (2.51%) Service Delivery
9 5 (2.09%) ITSM
9 5 (2.09%) QMS
9 5 (2.09%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (17.99%) SQL
2 37 (15.48%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.09%) C#
4 3 (1.26%) VB
4 3 (1.26%) VBScript
5 2 (0.84%) C
5 2 (0.84%) PHP
5 2 (0.84%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.42%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 27 (11.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (8.79%) Security Cleared
3 17 (7.11%) MCSE
4 15 (6.28%) SC Cleared
5 12 (5.02%) MCSA
6 7 (2.93%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (2.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (2.09%) Degree
9 4 (1.67%) CCNA
9 4 (1.67%) MCITP
10 3 (1.26%) BC Cleared
10 3 (1.26%) CCNP
11 2 (0.84%) APMP
11 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.84%) MCP
12 1 (0.42%) CCIE
12 1 (0.42%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.42%) MCSD
12 1 (0.42%) MCTS
12 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.84%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 129 (53.97%) Active Directory
2 63 (26.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (18.83%) Hyper-V
4 31 (12.97%) vSphere
5 18 (7.53%) VMware ESX
6 17 (7.11%) XenApp
7 16 (6.69%) VMware Server
8 11 (4.60%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (1.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.26%) Firmware
11 2 (0.84%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.84%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.84%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
11 2 (0.84%) XenServer
12 1 (0.42%) Brightmail
12 1 (0.42%) IAG
12 1 (0.42%) UAG
12 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (10.46%) SCCM
2 15 (6.28%) WSUS
3 12 (5.02%) Backup Exec
4 10 (4.18%) NetBackup
5 9 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
5 9 (3.77%) SCOM
6 7 (2.93%) SCOrch
7 5 (2.09%) Tivoli
8 3 (1.26%) AppManager
8 3 (1.26%) EdgeSight
8 3 (1.26%) Nagios
9 2 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.84%) SCDPM
9 2 (0.84%) SCSM
9 2 (0.84%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.84%) ThinApp
9 2 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.42%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.42%) WMI
Vendors
1 115 (48.12%) VMware
2 89 (37.24%) Microsoft
3 39 (16.32%) HP
4 36 (15.06%) Citrix
5 28 (11.72%) Cisco
6 13 (5.44%) EMC
7 9 (3.77%) Dell
7 9 (3.77%) IBM
7 9 (3.77%) Intel Security
7 9 (3.77%) Red Hat
8 6 (2.51%) 3PAR
8 6 (2.51%) LANDesk
8 6 (2.51%) NetApp
9 5 (2.09%) arcserve
9 5 (2.09%) Oracle
9 5 (2.09%) Remedy
9 5 (2.09%) SolarWinds
10 4 (1.67%) Compaq
10 4 (1.67%) SAP
10 4 (1.67%) Symantec
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