The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 53 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.41% 1.59% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 1.68% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Average daily rate
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£285 £220 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.54% -32.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £260 £240
% change year-on-year
+9.61% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £23.19 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-18.05% +11.74%
Server Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 179 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 87.47% 94.71% 90.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 103 81
Average daily rate £415 £350 £327
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £210 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 23 18
Average hourly rate £14.40 £15.42 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.58% +14.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £26.15 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Server Engineer
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) HP