The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had Server Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 599 608 582
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 9 11 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.022% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.023% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 31
Median daily rate £260 £250 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £148 £185 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £325 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £18.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -56.47%
Server Support 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
43881 48249 49102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.60% 94.93% 93.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 28882 31225 31544
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1524 1888 2056
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Server Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Server Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Server Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Server Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Server Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Server Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Server Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Server Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Server Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Yorkshire +25 6 - -
South East +28 2 £268 -17.69% 1
West Midlands - 1 £120 -
Server Support Engineer
UK

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Server Support 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 England region featuring Server Support Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (72.00%) Windows
1 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
2 15 (60.00%) VMware
3 14 (56.00%) DNS
4 13 (52.00%) DHCP
5 12 (48.00%) Citrix
5 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (40.00%) ITIL
7 10 (40.00%) XenApp
8 8 (32.00%) Server Building
8 8 (32.00%) IBM
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) vSphere
9 7 (28.00%) XenDesktop
9 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) ThinPrint
10 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (24.00%) SLA
11 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (20.00%) Clustering
11 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) RHCE
11 5 (20.00%) SAN
11 5 (20.00%) Red Hat

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) DNS
2 13 (52.00%) DHCP
3 5 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) Internet
5 2 (8.00%) LAN
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) Wireless
6 1 (4.00%) Extranet
6 1 (4.00%) Network Security
6 1 (4.00%) Skype
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
1 18 (72.00%) Windows Server
2 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) AIX
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Server Building
3 5 (20.00%) Compliance Management
3 5 (20.00%) High Availability
3 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Security Management
5 1 (4.00%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (4.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (24.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) RHCE
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (8.00%) MCSE
6 1 (4.00%) MCSA
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (24.00%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (40.00%) XenApp
3 7 (28.00%) vSphere
3 7 (28.00%) XenDesktop
4 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.00%) KVM
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (4.00%) UAG
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (4.00%) SCOM
3 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) VMware
2 12 (48.00%) Citrix
3 8 (32.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) ThinPrint
5 5 (20.00%) EMC
5 5 (20.00%) HP
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle
5 5 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) Intel Security
6 2 (8.00%) Symantec
7 1 (4.00%) BMC
7 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.00%) Lumension
7 1 (4.00%) Remedy
7 1 (4.00%) Sophos
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam
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