The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Portsmouth region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 18 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.96% - 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% - 2.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £290 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £260 £270
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £26.00 £22.53
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +15.40%
Job Titles Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
95 60 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 93.14% 96.77% 97.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 35 65
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £426 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 23
Average hourly rate £21.50 £26.98 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.29% +24.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £26.98 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
Server Engineer
Hampshire

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) Military
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Portsmouth 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) HPUX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) LogLogic
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft