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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 234 225 194
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -31
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 35 33 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.35% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.38% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 27
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£309 £290 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.46% +5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £214 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £450 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £280 £263
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.57 £21.30 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £155.70 £73.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £27.00 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-24.07% +16.32%
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
9149 8591 8283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.47% 92.22% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5540 4807 4386
Average daily rate £375 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 429 502
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -4.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+1.94% -

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 3 September 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 September 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
Oxfordshire -9 11 £220 -24.13% 1
Hampshire 0 6 £313 +15.74%
Surrey -2 6 £300 +15.38% 2
Berkshire -11 5 £308 -5.38% 1
East Sussex - 4 £318 -
West Sussex -18 1 £220 -12.00% 1
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 78 (84.78%) Windows
2 59 (64.13%) VMware
3 45 (48.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (46.74%) Active Directory
5 37 (40.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
7 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
8 23 (25.00%) SQL
9 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
11 19 (20.65%) Dell
11 19 (20.65%) DNS
11 19 (20.65%) Data Centre
12 18 (19.57%) vSphere
12 18 (19.57%) SAN
13 16 (17.39%) SCCM
13 16 (17.39%) HP
13 16 (17.39%) MS Exchange
14 15 (16.30%) Migration
15 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
15 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
16 13 (14.13%) IIS
16 13 (14.13%) Citrix
17 12 (13.04%) EMC
17 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
17 12 (13.04%) Lync
18 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
18 11 (11.96%) Firewall
19 10 (10.87%) DHCP
19 10 (10.87%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 16 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 13 (14.13%) IIS
3 12 (13.04%) Lync
4 10 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.43%) Apache
5 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
6 3 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.26%) MediaWiki
7 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (3.26%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.43%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) Yammer
4 2 (2.17%) IaaS
4 2 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.65%) DNS
2 18 (19.57%) SAN
3 11 (11.96%) Firewall
4 10 (10.87%) DHCP
5 9 (9.78%) LAN
5 9 (9.78%) WAN
6 5 (5.43%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.43%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.35%) Network Security
7 4 (4.35%) VPN
8 2 (2.17%) VoIP
8 2 (2.17%) VLAN
8 2 (2.17%) DMZ
8 2 (2.17%) Internet
8 2 (2.17%) NetScaler
8 2 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.09%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.09%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.09%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (1.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.83%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.09%) MySQL
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) PVCS
General
1 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (1.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) WAP
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
2 1 (1.09%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 19 (20.65%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.70%) Clustering
2 8 (8.70%) EqualLogic
3 4 (4.35%) NHS
4 3 (3.26%) PKI
4 3 (3.26%) EMC VNX
4 3 (3.26%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.09%) Device Driver
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 78 (84.78%) Windows
2 45 (48.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (40.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (23.91%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (5.43%) Linux
5 5 (5.43%) UNIX
6 4 (4.35%) Windows XP
6 4 (4.35%) AIX
6 4 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.26%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.09%) HPUX
9 1 (1.09%) Solaris
9 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.30%) Migration
2 10 (10.87%) ITIL
3 9 (9.78%) Server Building
4 4 (4.35%) Change Management
4 4 (4.35%) CRM
4 4 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (3.26%) Logistics
5 3 (3.26%) Incident Management
5 3 (3.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.17%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.09%) Project Management
7 1 (1.09%) Service Management
7 1 (1.09%) SOA
7 1 (1.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (1.09%) Information Security
7 1 (1.09%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.09%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (25.00%) SQL
2 14 (15.22%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.35%) T-SQL
4 3 (3.26%) Korn
5 1 (1.09%) Perl
5 1 (1.09%) VBScript
5 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (15.22%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.78%) MCSE
4 8 (8.70%) SC Cleared
5 5 (5.43%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) MCP
6 3 (3.26%) MCITP
7 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.17%) MCSA
7 2 (2.17%) HP AIS
8 1 (1.09%) CCNA
8 1 (1.09%) CCDA
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (46.74%) Active Directory
2 24 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (19.57%) vSphere
4 12 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 8 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (7.61%) XenApp
7 5 (5.43%) VMware ESX
8 4 (4.35%) DFS Replication
9 3 (3.26%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.26%) Postfix
10 2 (2.17%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.17%) ISA Server
10 2 (2.17%) VMware Server
11 1 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.09%) UAG
11 1 (1.09%) HDFS
11 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (17.39%) SCCM
2 9 (9.78%) SCOM
3 7 (7.61%) WSUS
4 6 (6.52%) ARCserve
4 6 (6.52%) AirWatch
5 4 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (3.26%) LiteSpeed
7 2 (2.17%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.09%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.09%) WMI
8 1 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 59 (64.13%) VMware
2 36 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 19 (20.65%) Dell
4 16 (17.39%) HP
5 13 (14.13%) Citrix
6 12 (13.04%) EMC
7 8 (8.70%) CommVault
8 7 (7.61%) Veeam
9 6 (6.52%) Red Hat
9 6 (6.52%) Cisco
10 5 (5.43%) IBM
10 5 (5.43%) Oracle
11 4 (4.35%) NetApp
12 3 (3.26%) Sophos
13 2 (2.17%) Juniper
13 2 (2.17%) AppSense
14 1 (1.09%) ProCurve
14 1 (1.09%) 3PAR
14 1 (1.09%) Splunk
14 1 (1.09%) Lumension
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