The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North East region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
England / North East
Rank 87 74 52
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -22
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.34% 0.12% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.12% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £500 £295 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £255 £275
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -7.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
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 North East 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
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
836 820 573
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.78% 95.02% 94.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 549 521 338
Median daily rate £363 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 18 32
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -13.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £9.60 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £21.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the North East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Tyne and Wear - 2 £513 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 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 North East region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) DHCP
3 12 (70.59%) DNS
3 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
4 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Intranet
4 11 (64.71%) Internet
4 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
5 7 (41.18%) Server Building
6 6 (35.29%) Change Control
6 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
7 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
9 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
9 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
9 3 (17.65%) Unix
10 2 (11.76%) Oracle
10 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
10 2 (11.76%) Linux
10 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
10 2 (11.76%) HP
10 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
10 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
10 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
10 2 (11.76%) Migration
10 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (11.76%) Software Packaging
10 2 (11.76%) Dollar Universe

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.88%) Confluence
2 1 (5.88%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DHCP
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) Internet
2 11 (64.71%) Intranet
3 1 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 2 (11.76%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (5.88%) GitLab
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.88%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Server Building
2 6 (35.29%) Change Control
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (70.59%) Security Cleared
2 11 (64.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Firmware
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
1 2 (11.76%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) HP
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Citrix
3 1 (5.88%) VMware