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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
England / North East
Rank 87 77 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 4 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.42% 0.11% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.12% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £295 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £253 £275
% change year-on-year
+24.75% -8.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £28.58 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -

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
897 836 602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 94.22% 94.25% 94.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 501 371
Median daily rate £363 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 41 28
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £36.10 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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
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 24 January 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 - 4 - -
Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) DHCP
2 13 (81.25%) DNS
2 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 11 (68.75%) Intranet
4 11 (68.75%) Internet
5 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
5 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
6 6 (37.50%) Server Building
6 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
7 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
8 4 (25.00%) Change Control
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL
10 2 (12.50%) HP
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
11 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
11 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
11 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
11 1 (6.25%) XenApp
11 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
11 1 (6.25%) Android
11 1 (6.25%) Office 365
11 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
11 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution

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 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) DHCP
1 13 (81.25%) DNS
2 11 (68.75%) Internet
2 11 (68.75%) Intranet
3 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
General
1 1 (6.25%) French Language
1 1 (6.25%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.25%) Statistics
3 1 (6.25%) Thin Client
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) Android
4 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Server Building
2 4 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Software Distribution
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (6.25%) Python
1 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) SC Cleared
1 9 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (81.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
2 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) OVPA
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix