The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Server Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank 440 429 436
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 1 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.026% 0.054%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.027% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 10
Median daily rate £293 £260 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -30.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £225 £331
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -32.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -52.94%
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
21700 21910 22982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.78% 94.98% 94.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15416 15458 15936
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 348 435
Median hourly rate £17.37 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.72% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Server Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support Engineer within the London region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London - 1 £293 -
Server Support Engineer
England

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, Server Support 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 London region featuring Server Support Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Project
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Extranet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (33.33%) Software Deployment
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) UAG
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) IBM BigFix
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec