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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 319 340 366
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 84 55 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 35 16
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£338 £320 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.46% -4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £242 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £394
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £245 £275
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -10.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
Average hourly rate £22.83 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.23% -8.00%
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
20445 21023 20332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.24% 92.91% 92.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 14135 14816 13711
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 380 371 455
Average hourly rate £18.71 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £35.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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 29 £344 -8.33% 1
Bromley - 3 £275 -
Brentford -1 1 £375 +56.25%
Ilford - 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 120 (76.92%) Windows
2 102 (65.38%) VMware
3 100 (64.10%) Active Directory
4 72 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 65 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (35.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 52 (33.33%) MS Exchange
8 51 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
9 43 (27.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 42 (26.92%) SAN
11 36 (23.08%) SQL Server
12 35 (22.44%) Citrix
13 32 (20.51%) Cisco
14 29 (18.59%) SQL
15 28 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
15 28 (17.95%) Finance
15 28 (17.95%) vSphere
16 27 (17.31%) MCSE
17 25 (16.03%) DNS
18 23 (14.74%) Migration
18 23 (14.74%) NetApp
19 21 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 20 (12.82%) PowerShell
20 20 (12.82%) Firewall
21 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
22 18 (11.54%) MCITP
22 18 (11.54%) IIS
22 18 (11.54%) ITIL
23 17 (10.90%) EMC
23 17 (10.90%) DHCP

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 52 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.54%) IIS
3 16 (10.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (7.05%) Lync
5 6 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (3.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.92%) Node.js
8 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
8 3 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.64%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.64%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2000
10 1 (0.64%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MS Office
2 8 (5.13%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.64%) MS Project
3 1 (0.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 19 (12.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (7.69%) Office 365
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (26.92%) SAN
2 25 (16.03%) DNS
3 20 (12.82%) Firewall
4 17 (10.90%) DHCP
5 16 (10.26%) NAS
6 12 (7.69%) TCP/IP
7 7 (4.49%) LAN
7 7 (4.49%) WAN
8 5 (3.21%) LDAP
9 3 (1.92%) Internet
9 3 (1.92%) VPN
9 3 (1.92%) VoIP
10 2 (1.28%) DMZ
10 2 (1.28%) DDNS
11 1 (0.64%) NetScaler
11 1 (0.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (0.64%) Multicast
11 1 (0.64%) VLAN
11 1 (0.64%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.64%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.28%) DTS
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.64%) DB2
6 1 (0.64%) MySQL
6 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.92%) Sinon.JS
1 3 (1.92%) Mocha
2 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.64%) ClearCase
General
1 28 (17.95%) Finance
2 12 (7.69%) Banking
3 6 (3.85%) Law
4 5 (3.21%) Legal
4 5 (3.21%) Back Office
5 3 (1.92%) Investment Banking
5 3 (1.92%) Local Government
6 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.28%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Advertising
7 1 (0.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.92%) RESTful
1 3 (1.92%) J2EE
2 2 (1.28%) HTML
2 2 (1.28%) XML
3 1 (0.64%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (0.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.41%) Clustering
2 8 (5.13%) NHS
2 8 (5.13%) PKI
2 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.21%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.21%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.21%) Thin Client
4 4 (2.56%) CLARiiON
4 4 (2.56%) Replication
5 3 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.92%) Social Network
6 2 (1.28%) CMDB
7 1 (0.64%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.64%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.64%) DataPower
7 1 (0.64%) Open Source
7 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.64%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 120 (76.92%) Windows
2 65 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (32.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 43 (27.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.62%) Linux
6 9 (5.77%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.49%) Solaris
8 6 (3.85%) UNIX
9 4 (2.56%) Windows 2000
9 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.92%) Android
10 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.28%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.28%) Debian
12 1 (0.64%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.64%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.64%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.64%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (14.74%) Migration
2 18 (11.54%) ITIL
3 15 (9.62%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (5.77%) Change Management
5 6 (3.85%) Validation
6 5 (3.21%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (2.56%) Project Management
7 4 (2.56%) Security Management
7 4 (2.56%) Time Management
8 3 (1.92%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (1.92%) Server Monitoring
8 3 (1.92%) Business Continuity
8 3 (1.92%) Integration Testing
8 3 (1.92%) ITIL V3
8 3 (1.92%) Regression Testing
9 2 (1.28%) Data Modelling
9 2 (1.28%) ETL
9 2 (1.28%) BCP
9 2 (1.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (1.28%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (18.59%) SQL
2 20 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.56%) Perl
5 3 (1.92%) Jython
5 3 (1.92%) Java
5 3 (1.92%) C#
6 2 (1.28%) C
6 2 (1.28%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.28%) Python
7 1 (0.64%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.64%) VB
7 1 (0.64%) C++
Qualifications
1 28 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (17.31%) MCSE
3 21 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (11.54%) MCITP
5 10 (6.41%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (6.41%) CCNA
6 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
7 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.92%) Degree
8 3 (1.92%) MCSA
9 1 (0.64%) MOS
9 1 (0.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.77%) SLA
System Software
1 100 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 55 (35.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (17.95%) vSphere
4 16 (10.26%) VMware ESX
5 14 (8.97%) Hyper-V
6 11 (7.05%) VMware Server
7 10 (6.41%) XenApp
8 6 (3.85%) XenDesktop
9 4 (2.56%) ISA Server
10 3 (1.92%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.92%) Terminal Server
11 2 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (1.28%) vCloud
12 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.64%) Xen
12 1 (0.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (6.41%) SCCM
2 5 (3.21%) SCOM
3 3 (1.92%) WSUS
3 3 (1.92%) ARCserve
4 2 (1.28%) Puppet
4 2 (1.28%) vMotion
4 2 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.64%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.64%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.64%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.64%) MOM
5 1 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 102 (65.38%) VMware
2 72 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 35 (22.44%) Citrix
4 32 (20.51%) Cisco
5 23 (14.74%) NetApp
6 17 (10.90%) EMC
7 14 (8.97%) HP
8 6 (3.85%) IBM
9 5 (3.21%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.56%) Oracle
10 4 (2.56%) Mercator
11 3 (1.92%) MobileIron
11 3 (1.92%) AppSense
11 3 (1.92%) Veeam
11 3 (1.92%) SolarWinds
11 3 (1.92%) Websense
11 3 (1.92%) Avaya
11 3 (1.92%) Sun
12 2 (1.28%) Intel
12 2 (1.28%) BMC
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