The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 402 409 404
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 6 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.028% 0.028% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.030% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Average daily rate £184 £175 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -36.36%
UK excluding London average daily rate £239 £353 £213
% change year-on-year
-32.26% +65.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+172.72% -
Server Support 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
20052 20041 20862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.68% 94.50% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 14187 14178 14151
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 309 344 401
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £37.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Server Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Server Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Server Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Server Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in London

Server Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Server Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in London

Server Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Server Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
3 5 (55.56%) SCCM
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) Intranet
4 4 (44.44%) Internet
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) SCOrch
5 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
6 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
6 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
6 1 (11.11%) Time Management
6 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7

Server Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited Server Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (55.56%) IIS
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
1 4 (44.44%) Intranet
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) WiX
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
1 3 (33.33%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
1 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
1 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
1 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL V3
1 1 (11.11%) ITSM
1 1 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
1 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 4 (44.44%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) BMC
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy
2 1 (11.11%) VMware
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