The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
South East / Kent
Rank 33 - 38
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 2.35% - 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% - 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £338 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £255 £278
% change year-on-year
+25.49% -8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -3.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
242 223 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 94.90% 92.53% 93.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 167 135
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £180 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 21
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.96 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.25% +77.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Kent region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 5 (71.43%) MCITP
3 5 (71.43%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) MCSA
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 5 (71.43%) Nessus
3 5 (71.43%) LANDesk
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Server Patching
3 5 (71.43%) MCP
4 2 (28.57%) NHS
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Brocade
5 1 (14.29%) Statistics
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Server Patching
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) MCITP
1 5 (71.43%) MCP
1 5 (71.43%) MCSA
1 5 (71.43%) MCSE
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Nessus
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) LANDesk
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 1 (14.29%) Brocade
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco