The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 344 361 331
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 65 63 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.27% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 37
Average daily rate
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£325 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £200 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £478 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £265 £268
% change year-on-year
+3.77% -0.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Average hourly rate £20.50 £21.40 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% -23.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.85 £19.48 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.83 £40.28 £29.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £23.21 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.17% -22.63%
Server Engineer
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 London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22473 23388 24374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.57% 92.79% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15289 16042 15998
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 455 623
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.29 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in London

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. 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
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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
City of London +26 16 £410 -6.28% 4
Brentford - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Surbiton - - - -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 100 (83.33%) Windows
2 71 (59.17%) Active Directory
3 68 (56.67%) VMware
4 56 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (40.83%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (31.67%) Microsoft
8 36 (30.00%) PowerShell
9 35 (29.17%) MS Exchange
10 29 (24.17%) DNS
11 28 (23.33%) Migration
12 25 (20.83%) Citrix
13 24 (20.00%) SQL
13 24 (20.00%) SCCM
13 24 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
14 23 (19.17%) DHCP
14 23 (19.17%) Finance
15 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
15 22 (18.33%) SAN
15 22 (18.33%) HP
15 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
16 21 (17.50%) vSphere
17 19 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2007
17 19 (15.83%) Cisco
17 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
18 17 (14.17%) ITIL
19 16 (13.33%) MCSE
19 16 (13.33%) Banking
20 15 (12.50%) Hyper-V

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 35 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 24 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (15.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (10.83%) SharePoint
4 13 (10.83%) IIS
5 6 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.50%) Lync
8 3 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.83%) Node.js
9 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (15.83%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (24.17%) DNS
2 23 (19.17%) DHCP
3 22 (18.33%) SAN
4 7 (5.83%) TCP/IP
5 6 (5.00%) WAN
5 6 (5.00%) LAN
6 5 (4.17%) Firewall
6 5 (4.17%) NAS
7 4 (3.33%) LDAP
7 4 (3.33%) Kerberos
7 4 (3.33%) SNMP
8 3 (2.50%) VoIP
8 3 (2.50%) Network Security
9 2 (1.67%) SSH
9 2 (1.67%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.67%) SSL
9 2 (1.67%) VPN
9 2 (1.67%) Internet
9 2 (1.67%) Wireless
10 1 (0.83%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.83%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.83%) Mocha
2 1 (0.83%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.83%) Sinon.JS
General
1 23 (19.17%) Finance
2 16 (13.33%) Banking
3 10 (8.33%) Law
4 6 (5.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (4.17%) Legal
6 2 (1.67%) Local Government
6 2 (1.67%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.00%) .NET
2 3 (2.50%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.67%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.83%) Clustering
2 6 (5.00%) Replication
3 4 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.50%) Video Editing
5 2 (1.67%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.67%) NHS
5 2 (1.67%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.67%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.83%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.83%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 100 (83.33%) Windows
2 56 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (40.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (11.67%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.33%) Windows XP
7 7 (5.83%) UNIX
8 5 (4.17%) Linux
8 5 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.50%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.83%) SUSE
10 1 (0.83%) VMS
10 1 (0.83%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.83%) Android
10 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.83%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.33%) Migration
2 17 (14.17%) ITIL
3 10 (8.33%) Service Management
4 6 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.17%) Data Migration
5 5 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (3.33%) DevOps
6 4 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.33%) Workflow
6 4 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (2.50%) Project Management
7 3 (2.50%) Performance Management
7 3 (2.50%) Document Management
7 3 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.50%) Service Desk Management
8 2 (1.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (1.67%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (1.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 36 (30.00%) PowerShell
2 24 (20.00%) SQL
3 9 (7.50%) VB
4 7 (5.83%) VBScript
5 3 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.67%) C#
6 2 (1.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 22 (18.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (13.33%) MCSE
3 11 (9.17%) MCITP
4 10 (8.33%) MCP
5 7 (5.83%) Security Cleared
6 6 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (4.17%) MCSA
7 5 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
8 4 (3.33%) CCNP
8 4 (3.33%) CCNA
9 2 (1.67%) CCA
9 2 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.83%) CISA
10 1 (0.83%) CISM
10 1 (0.83%) CISSP
10 1 (0.83%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.83%) NCDA
10 1 (0.83%) CRISC
10 1 (0.83%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
1 1 (0.83%) QA
System Software
1 71 (59.17%) Active Directory
2 41 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (17.50%) vSphere
4 15 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.67%) VMware ESX
6 6 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.17%) ISA Server
7 5 (4.17%) XenApp
8 4 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.50%) XenServer
10 2 (1.67%) MetaFrame
10 2 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.83%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.83%) NFS
11 1 (0.83%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.83%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 24 (20.00%) SCCM
2 12 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 9 (7.50%) SCOM
3 9 (7.50%) SCVMM
4 7 (5.83%) WSUS
5 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.50%) AppManager
6 2 (1.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (1.67%) OpenView
6 2 (1.67%) MOM
6 2 (1.67%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.83%) Ionix
7 1 (0.83%) WMI
7 1 (0.83%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 68 (56.67%) VMware
2 38 (31.67%) Microsoft
3 25 (20.83%) Citrix
4 22 (18.33%) HP
5 19 (15.83%) Cisco
6 11 (9.17%) Dell
7 7 (5.83%) Symantec
7 7 (5.83%) LANDesk
7 7 (5.83%) Dell KACE
7 7 (5.83%) ScanSafe
8 6 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 6 (5.00%) IBM
8 6 (5.00%) NetApp
8 6 (5.00%) CA
9 5 (4.17%) 3PAR
9 5 (4.17%) Altiris
10 4 (3.33%) AppSense
11 3 (2.50%) EMC
11 3 (2.50%) Compaq
11 3 (2.50%) Oracle
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