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 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 59 76 65
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.74% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.22% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £288 £270 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.48% +17.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.25 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.18%
Server Engineer
Buckinghamshire

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
632 930 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 96.57% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 518 463
Median daily rate £400 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £232 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 31 29
Median hourly rate £14.00 £16.14 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +34.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £30.00 £15.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 August 2016.

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 August 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (53.85%) CommVault
3 7 (53.85%) NetApp
3 7 (53.85%) EMC
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
5 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
5 5 (38.46%) LAN
5 5 (38.46%) WAN
5 5 (38.46%) HP
5 5 (38.46%) SCOM
5 5 (38.46%) XenApp
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) DNS

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 6 (46.15%) SharePoint
1 6 (46.15%) Skype for Business
2 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) LAN
2 5 (38.46%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server 2014
2 7 (53.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Electronics
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (30.77%) MCSE
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (38.46%) XenApp
5 4 (30.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) CommVault
3 7 (53.85%) EMC
3 7 (53.85%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
7 1 (7.69%) Dell
7 1 (7.69%) IBM
7 1 (7.69%) Veeam