The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Sheffield region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 52 41 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.23% 0.53% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.56% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £500 £238 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -14.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +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
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
416 357 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 95.19% 95.45% 95.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 245 130
Median daily rate £405 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 19
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.55 £34.00
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 Sheffield

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 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 Sheffield region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Jython
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 (50.00%) Apache
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Jython
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft