The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the South East 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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 205 222 179
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 52 24 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 0.27% 0.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 0.29% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 35
Average daily rate
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£325 £245 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.65% -18.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £348 £342
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+18.00% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £23.00 £189.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.83% +656.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.70 £189.00 £23.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £189.00 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.92 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.52% -4.00%
Server Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8465 8291 7699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.45% 92.53% 92.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4905 4528 3914
Average daily rate £375 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £213 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 416 416 580
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.16 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +14 16 £295 -1.66% 1
Hampshire +7 10 £425 - 2
East Sussex -5 7 £344 -
West Sussex -8 5 £260 +62.50%
Berkshire 0 4 £350 +53.84% 1
Oxfordshire -19 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £320 -
Kent -5 1 £255 +4.08%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

1 101 (83.47%) Windows
2 77 (63.64%) VMware
3 68 (56.20%) Active Directory
4 62 (51.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (42.15%) Microsoft
6 49 (40.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 46 (38.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 38 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (28.93%) SAN
10 33 (27.27%) HP
11 29 (23.97%) DNS
12 28 (23.14%) MS Exchange
12 28 (23.14%) SQL
13 26 (21.49%) Hyper-V
14 25 (20.66%) vSphere
14 25 (20.66%) Dell
15 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 22 (18.18%) Migration
16 21 (17.36%) Clustering
16 21 (17.36%) Data Centre
17 20 (16.53%) ITIL
18 18 (14.88%) Firewall
18 18 (14.88%) Security Cleared
19 17 (14.05%) Citrix
20 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (13.22%) DHCP
21 15 (12.40%) SCCM
22 14 (11.57%) EMC
23 13 (10.74%) Cisco
23 13 (10.74%) MS Excel

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 28 (23.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.92%) IIS
3 10 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (7.44%) Lync
4 9 (7.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (5.79%) Apache
5 7 (5.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (3.31%) GroupWise
6 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.31%) IBM Notes
6 4 (3.31%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (2.48%) MediaWiki
8 2 (1.65%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.83%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (28.93%) SAN
2 29 (23.97%) DNS
3 18 (14.88%) Firewall
4 16 (13.22%) DHCP
5 9 (7.44%) WAN
6 8 (6.61%) LAN
7 6 (4.96%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.13%) iSCSI
8 5 (4.13%) NetScaler
8 5 (4.13%) SMTP
9 4 (3.31%) IMAP
9 4 (3.31%) POP3
10 3 (2.48%) VPN
10 3 (2.48%) DMZ
11 2 (1.65%) Internet
11 2 (1.65%) VoIP
11 2 (1.65%) Cisco ASA
12 1 (0.83%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.83%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.48%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.83%) MySQL
6 1 (0.83%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.83%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.31%) Finance
2 1 (0.83%) Banking
2 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.48%) .NET
2 2 (1.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.83%) XML
3 1 (0.83%) Middleware
3 1 (0.83%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 21 (17.36%) Clustering
1 21 (17.36%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.61%) EqualLogic
3 7 (5.79%) PKI
4 5 (4.13%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.31%) NHS
6 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (2.48%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.65%) Replication
8 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 101 (83.47%) Windows
2 62 (51.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (40.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (38.02%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (7.44%) Windows 7
6 8 (6.61%) Linux
6 8 (6.61%) Windows XP
7 6 (4.96%) UNIX
7 6 (4.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.13%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.31%) AIX
10 1 (0.83%) HPUX
10 1 (0.83%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (18.18%) Migration
2 20 (16.53%) ITIL
3 12 (9.92%) Server Building
4 7 (5.79%) Service Management
5 5 (4.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.13%) CRM
5 5 (4.13%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (4.13%) Change Control
6 4 (3.31%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (3.31%) Performance Testing
7 3 (2.48%) Change Management
7 3 (2.48%) Incident Management
8 2 (1.65%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.65%) Scrum
8 2 (1.65%) CMMI
8 2 (1.65%) Service Delivery
8 2 (1.65%) Kanban
8 2 (1.65%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (0.83%) Unit Testing
9 1 (0.83%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 28 (23.14%) SQL
2 7 (5.79%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.31%) T-SQL
3 4 (3.31%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.48%) Korn
5 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
5 2 (1.65%) C#
6 1 (0.83%) Perl
6 1 (0.83%) VBScript
6 1 (0.83%) Python
6 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (14.88%) Security Cleared
2 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (10.74%) DV Cleared
4 9 (7.44%) MCSE
5 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
5 8 (6.61%) MCITP
6 5 (4.13%) MCTS
7 4 (3.31%) MCP
7 4 (3.31%) Degree
8 2 (1.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (1.65%) MCSA
9 1 (0.83%) CCNA
9 1 (0.83%) CCDA
9 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (56.20%) Active Directory
2 38 (31.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (21.49%) Hyper-V
4 25 (20.66%) vSphere
5 10 (8.26%) XenApp
6 8 (6.61%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (5.79%) XenDesktop
8 6 (4.96%) VMware ESX
9 5 (4.13%) Postfix
10 4 (3.31%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.65%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.65%) UAG
11 2 (1.65%) Terminal Services
11 2 (1.65%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.83%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.83%) XenServer
12 1 (0.83%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 15 (12.40%) SCCM
2 8 (6.61%) HP Data Protector
3 6 (4.96%) SCOM
3 6 (4.96%) ARCserve
4 5 (4.13%) AirWatch
5 3 (2.48%) LiteSpeed
6 2 (1.65%) WSUS
6 2 (1.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 2 (1.65%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.83%) Zenoss
7 1 (0.83%) Nagios
Vendors
1 77 (63.64%) VMware
2 51 (42.15%) Microsoft
3 33 (27.27%) HP
4 25 (20.66%) Dell
5 17 (14.05%) Citrix
6 14 (11.57%) EMC
7 13 (10.74%) Cisco
8 8 (6.61%) Red Hat
8 8 (6.61%) CommVault
9 7 (5.79%) NetApp
10 6 (4.96%) AppSense
10 6 (4.96%) Veeam
11 5 (4.13%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.31%) Wyse
12 4 (3.31%) Lumension
12 4 (3.31%) Novell
12 4 (3.31%) Lotus
12 4 (3.31%) Oracle
13 3 (2.48%) IBM
13 3 (2.48%) Juniper
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