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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 223 195 183
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -12
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 35 59 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.62% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.66% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 37 24
Average daily rate £233 £290 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.82% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £195 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £472 £354
UK excluding London average daily rate £253 £275 £280
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -1.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 7
Average hourly rate £43.00 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £16.50 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £17.04 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.56 £20.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year
+53.92% -1.20%
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
8011 8890 7964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.98% 93.80% 93.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4827 4759 4142
Average daily rate £385 £375 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 409 434 467
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.40 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.57% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.96 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016.

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 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +12 19 £225 -44.09% 2
Berkshire -11 12 £300 -25.00% 1
Hampshire -2 3 £450 +63.63% 1
Kent -8 1 - - 1
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 50 (73.53%) Windows
2 39 (57.35%) Windows Server
3 33 (48.53%) VMware
4 32 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
8 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (26.47%) DNS
9 18 (26.47%) Data Centre
10 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 16 (23.53%) DHCP
11 15 (22.06%) vSphere
12 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
13 13 (19.12%) HP
14 12 (17.65%) ITIL
14 12 (17.65%) WSUS
14 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (16.18%) Server Building
15 11 (16.18%) SQL
15 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
16 10 (14.71%) MCSA
16 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
16 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
17 9 (13.24%) MCSE
17 9 (13.24%) Logistics
17 9 (13.24%) SCCM
18 8 (11.76%) NetBackup
18 8 (11.76%) Backup Exec
18 8 (11.76%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 11 (16.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.88%) IIS
3 3 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.82%) MS Office
3 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.88%) Office 365
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.47%) DNS
2 16 (23.53%) DHCP
3 8 (11.76%) SAN
4 3 (4.41%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (2.94%) HTTP
5 2 (2.94%) Intranet
5 2 (2.94%) LAN
5 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.47%) FTP
6 1 (1.47%) LDAP
6 1 (1.47%) SMTP
6 1 (1.47%) VLAN
6 1 (1.47%) VPN
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
6 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) PVCS
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Electronics
2 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
2 3 (4.41%) Marketing
2 3 (4.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) WAP
2 1 (1.47%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.47%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Driving Licence
3 4 (5.88%) Clustering
4 3 (4.41%) EMC VNX
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
5 1 (1.47%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.47%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.47%) NHS
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (73.53%) Windows
2 39 (57.35%) Windows Server
3 27 (39.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.41%) Linux
7 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.47%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.47%) CentOS
8 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) ITIL
2 11 (16.18%) Server Building
3 9 (13.24%) Logistics
4 5 (7.35%) Migration
5 3 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (4.41%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (4.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.94%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.94%) Service Management
6 2 (2.94%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.94%) Time Management
7 1 (1.47%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.47%) High Availability
7 1 (1.47%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.47%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.47%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.47%) Project Management
7 1 (1.47%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) SQL
2 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.47%) C
3 1 (1.47%) C#
3 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.71%) MCSA
3 9 (13.24%) MCSE
4 8 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.94%) APMP
6 2 (2.94%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.94%) CCNA
6 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.94%) Degree
7 1 (1.47%) DBS Check
7 1 (1.47%) MCITP
7 1 (1.47%) MCTS
7 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 32 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.06%) vSphere
3 12 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
5 8 (11.76%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.88%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.94%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.94%) XenApp
8 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.47%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (17.65%) WSUS
2 9 (13.24%) SCCM
3 8 (11.76%) Backup Exec
3 8 (11.76%) NetBackup
4 6 (8.82%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.94%) SCDPM
5 2 (2.94%) SCOM
5 2 (2.94%) SCSM
5 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.94%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.47%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 33 (48.53%) VMware
2 21 (30.88%) Microsoft
3 13 (19.12%) HP
4 8 (11.76%) Citrix
5 7 (10.29%) EMC
6 6 (8.82%) IBM
6 6 (8.82%) Intel Security
7 5 (7.35%) arcserve
8 4 (5.88%) Dell
9 3 (4.41%) SAP
10 2 (2.94%) Intel
11 1 (1.47%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.47%) Kaspersky
11 1 (1.47%) NetApp
11 1 (1.47%) Oracle
11 1 (1.47%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.47%) Remedy
11 1 (1.47%) Sophos
11 1 (1.47%) Symantec
Redhill, Surrey
Greythorn
Rate: £46 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago