The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire 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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 48 46 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.38% 0.84% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.86% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £250 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.21 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-3.05% -22.63%
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 Oxfordshire 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
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
506 464 485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 96.20% 97.68% 95.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 268 247
Average daily rate £350 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 34 59
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.35 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.00 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
4 1 (20.00%) VB
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ActiveX
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (20.00%) DNS
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) DAO
4 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (20.00%) OCX
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (20.00%) OCX
1 1 (20.00%) DAO
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Project Management
1 1 (20.00%) Migration
1 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
2 1 (20.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) XenApp
2 1 (20.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (20.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
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