The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Oxford region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 53 46 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.12% 1.40% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Median daily rate £275 £379 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.39% +30.60%
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-4.16% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -15.78%
Server Engineer
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford 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
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
354 352 208
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 98.88% 98.32% 95.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 286 123
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £213 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 21
Median hourly rate £11.50 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.80% -8.82%
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 Oxford

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 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 Oxford region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) NetApp
3 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) MCSE
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (20.00%) Kentico
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) Kentico
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) MCSE
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) NetApp
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Sitecore