The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Hertfordshire region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 50 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.79% 0.59% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.64% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Median daily rate £265 £425 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.64% +123.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £300 £253
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +18.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.83 £23.88
% change year-on-year
-8.01% -4.37%
Server Engineer
East of 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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
610 777 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.67% 91.74% 94.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 398 317
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £175 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 75 52
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.25 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.10
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.37%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
Watford +6 4 £265 -37.64%
Server Engineer
East of England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Hertfordshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Office 365
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (22.22%) Email Migration
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) SCCM
5 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Local Government
5 2 (22.22%) MCITP
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (22.22%) DHCP
5 2 (22.22%) DNS
5 2 (22.22%) SLA
5 2 (22.22%) MCSA
5 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Local Government
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
4 2 (22.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Email Migration
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSA
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
2 2 (22.22%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Intel Security