The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Milton Keynes region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 64 63 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.30% 0.41% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.43% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £298 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +28.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
606 690 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 92.10% 94.91% 95.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 359 428
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 22
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -0.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.88 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.22
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +4.52%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, Server 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 Milton Keynes region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) AppSense
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MSI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Email Filtering
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VB
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (33.33%) Terminal Server
1 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) EdgeSight
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) CommVault
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Genesys
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) NetApp
2 1 (33.33%) VMware