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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 355 371 331
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -40
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 70 59 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 40
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£325 £378 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.90% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £473 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Average hourly rate £22.00 £32.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% +24.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £21.60 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £42.40 £29.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -33.33%
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
22595 23409 24351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.27% 93.01% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 15641 16101 16015
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 431 426 624
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 +28 18 £330 -24.57% 8
Surbiton - - - -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 99 (83.19%) Windows
2 71 (59.66%) Active Directory
3 63 (52.94%) VMware
4 56 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (39.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (34.45%) Microsoft
7 38 (31.93%) VMware Infrastructure
8 35 (29.41%) MS Exchange
9 32 (26.89%) PowerShell
10 26 (21.85%) Finance
10 26 (21.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (21.01%) SQL
11 25 (21.01%) SAN
12 24 (20.17%) Citrix
12 24 (20.17%) Migration
12 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
13 23 (19.33%) vSphere
14 22 (18.49%) HP
14 22 (18.49%) DNS
15 20 (16.81%) Cisco
15 20 (16.81%) SCCM
16 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
17 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2007
18 17 (14.29%) Banking
18 17 (14.29%) DHCP
18 17 (14.29%) ITIL
19 13 (10.92%) Backup Exec
19 13 (10.92%) SharePoint

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 26 (21.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (15.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (10.92%) IIS
4 13 (10.92%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (2.52%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.84%) Lync
9 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.84%) Node.js
Applications
1 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (21.01%) SAN
2 22 (18.49%) DNS
3 17 (14.29%) DHCP
4 8 (6.72%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.72%) LAN
4 8 (6.72%) WAN
5 7 (5.88%) NAS
6 6 (5.04%) Kerberos
6 6 (5.04%) Firewall
7 4 (3.36%) SNMP
7 4 (3.36%) LDAP
8 3 (2.52%) VoIP
8 3 (2.52%) VPN
8 3 (2.52%) Network Security
9 2 (1.68%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.68%) Internet
9 2 (1.68%) Wireless
9 2 (1.68%) SSH
9 2 (1.68%) SSL
9 2 (1.68%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.84%) MySQL
6 1 (0.84%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.84%) Big Data
6 1 (0.84%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.84%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.84%) Mocha
2 1 (0.84%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.84%) Sinon.JS
2 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (0.84%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (21.85%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 9 (7.56%) Law
4 7 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 4 (3.36%) Legal
6 3 (2.52%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.68%) Local Government
8 1 (0.84%) Back Office
8 1 (0.84%) Retail
8 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.56%) .NET
2 4 (3.36%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.68%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.68%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.68%) Middleware
4 1 (0.84%) Web Services
4 1 (0.84%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.72%) Clustering
2 6 (5.04%) Replication
3 5 (4.20%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.68%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.68%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.68%) Open Source
4 2 (1.68%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.84%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) Celerra
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
5 1 (0.84%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.84%) Statistics
5 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 99 (83.19%) Windows
2 56 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 47 (39.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.08%) Windows 7
6 10 (8.40%) Windows XP
7 6 (5.04%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (4.20%) UNIX
8 5 (4.20%) Linux
9 2 (1.68%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.84%) openSUSE
10 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.84%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.84%) VMS
10 1 (0.84%) SUSE
10 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.84%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.17%) Migration
2 17 (14.29%) ITIL
3 10 (8.40%) Service Management
4 6 (5.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (5.04%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (4.20%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (3.36%) Data Migration
6 4 (3.36%) Change Management
6 4 (3.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (3.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (3.36%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (2.52%) Service Desk Management
7 3 (2.52%) Document Management
7 3 (2.52%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (2.52%) Project Management
7 3 (2.52%) Performance Management
8 2 (1.68%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.68%) Integration Testing
8 2 (1.68%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (1.68%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 32 (26.89%) PowerShell
2 25 (21.01%) SQL
3 9 (7.56%) VB
4 7 (5.88%) VBScript
5 3 (2.52%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.52%) C++
5 3 (2.52%) Java
5 3 (2.52%) Perl
6 2 (1.68%) PHP
6 2 (1.68%) C#
6 2 (1.68%) Ruby
7 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.84%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (15.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (9.24%) MCSE
3 8 (6.72%) MCITP
4 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 7 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (5.04%) MCP
6 5 (4.20%) CCNA
6 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
6 5 (4.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.36%) MCSA
7 4 (3.36%) CCNP
8 2 (1.68%) CCA
8 2 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.84%) CISSP
9 1 (0.84%) MCTS
9 1 (0.84%) CISA
9 1 (0.84%) CISM
9 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.84%) CRISC
9 1 (0.84%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 71 (59.66%) Active Directory
2 38 (31.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (19.33%) vSphere
4 10 (8.40%) VMware ESX
5 7 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 6 (5.04%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.20%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.20%) ISA Server
8 4 (3.36%) XenApp
9 3 (2.52%) XenServer
10 2 (1.68%) Platform Symphony
10 2 (1.68%) MetaFrame
10 2 (1.68%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.84%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.84%) NFS
11 1 (0.84%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 20 (16.81%) SCCM
2 13 (10.92%) Backup Exec
3 9 (7.56%) SCOM
4 7 (5.88%) WSUS
5 4 (3.36%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.52%) ARCserve
6 3 (2.52%) AppManager
7 2 (1.68%) OpenView
7 2 (1.68%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.68%) MOM
7 2 (1.68%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.68%) Puppet
7 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.68%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.84%) Ionix
8 1 (0.84%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.84%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (0.84%) WMI
8 1 (0.84%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 63 (52.94%) VMware
2 41 (34.45%) Microsoft
3 24 (20.17%) Citrix
4 22 (18.49%) HP
5 20 (16.81%) Cisco
6 13 (10.92%) Dell
7 7 (5.88%) Symantec
7 7 (5.88%) LANDesk
7 7 (5.88%) Dell KACE
7 7 (5.88%) ScanSafe
8 6 (5.04%) SolarWinds
8 6 (5.04%) EMC
8 6 (5.04%) IBM
8 6 (5.04%) Oracle
9 5 (4.20%) CA
9 5 (4.20%) NetApp
9 5 (4.20%) Altiris
9 5 (4.20%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.36%) AppSense
11 3 (2.52%) BMC
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