The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Middlesex region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 28 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.40% 1.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 1.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £32.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +15.40%
Job Titles Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
239 180 299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 94.84% 90.45% 88.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 97 147
Average daily rate £396 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 18
Average hourly rate £42.50 £32.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.25 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Server Engineer
South East

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Server Engineer
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware