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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 194 201 201
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 65 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.65% 0.49% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.54% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 26 28
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£305 £278 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.90% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £344 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £250 £263
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -26.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £17.40 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £21.80 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.75% -21.15%
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
9067 8545 7746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 91.33% 91.90% 92.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5021 4728 3868
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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 430 458 611
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.50 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Berkshire +1 18 £306 +39.20% 1
West Sussex -14 14 £400 +33.33%
Hampshire -1 13 £290 +0.86% 3
Oxfordshire -17 6 £240 - 1
Surrey +4 4 £374 +7.55% 3
East Sussex -11 4 £350 -0.14%
Kent -3 2 £255 +4.08%
Buckinghamshire -4 1 - -
Isle of Wight - 1 - -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 86 (80.37%) Windows
2 65 (60.75%) VMware
3 59 (55.14%) Microsoft
4 57 (53.27%) Active Directory
5 49 (45.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (44.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 44 (41.12%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (34.58%) HP
9 35 (32.71%) SAN
10 33 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (29.91%) MS Exchange
12 29 (27.10%) DNS
13 27 (25.23%) SQL
14 24 (22.43%) Hyper-V
15 22 (20.56%) Security Cleared
15 22 (20.56%) ITIL
16 21 (19.63%) Dell
17 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
17 20 (18.69%) vSphere
18 18 (16.82%) Microsoft Certification
18 18 (16.82%) Migration
19 17 (15.89%) Clustering
19 17 (15.89%) Firewall
20 16 (14.95%) DHCP
20 16 (14.95%) SCCM
21 15 (14.02%) DV Cleared
22 12 (11.21%) Citrix
22 12 (11.21%) IIS
23 11 (10.28%) MCSE
23 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2007

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

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 32 (29.91%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.21%) IIS
3 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (10.28%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (7.48%) SharePoint
6 7 (6.54%) Apache
7 6 (5.61%) Lync
7 6 (5.61%) Office Communications Server
7 6 (5.61%) GroupWise
7 6 (5.61%) IBM Notes
8 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.74%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) Office 365
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (32.71%) SAN
2 29 (27.10%) DNS
3 17 (15.89%) Firewall
4 16 (14.95%) DHCP
5 7 (6.54%) SMTP
5 7 (6.54%) NetScaler
6 6 (5.61%) IMAP
6 6 (5.61%) POP3
7 5 (4.67%) WAN
7 5 (4.67%) TCP/IP
7 5 (4.67%) VPN
8 4 (3.74%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (3.74%) iSCSI
8 4 (3.74%) SSL
8 4 (3.74%) LAN
9 2 (1.87%) DMZ
10 1 (0.93%) SMS
10 1 (0.93%) VoIP
10 1 (0.93%) Wireless
10 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) MySQL
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.74%) Finance
2 1 (0.93%) Banking
2 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.74%) .NET
2 2 (1.87%) Web Services
3 1 (0.93%) XML
3 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.93%) COM+
3 1 (0.93%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.89%) Clustering
2 8 (7.48%) PKI
3 6 (5.61%) EqualLogic
4 5 (4.67%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.80%) NHS
6 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.87%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.87%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 86 (80.37%) Windows
2 49 (45.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (44.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (41.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (9.35%) Windows 7
6 7 (6.54%) Windows XP
6 7 (6.54%) Linux
7 5 (4.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (4.67%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.87%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (1.87%) UNIX
9 1 (0.93%) AIX
9 1 (0.93%) HPUX
9 1 (0.93%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.56%) ITIL
2 18 (16.82%) Migration
3 9 (8.41%) Service Management
4 8 (7.48%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.67%) Change Control
7 4 (3.74%) Performance Testing
8 3 (2.80%) Scrum
8 3 (2.80%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (2.80%) CMMI
8 3 (2.80%) Kanban
9 2 (1.87%) ITIL V3
9 2 (1.87%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.87%) Software Deployment
9 2 (1.87%) Service Delivery
10 1 (0.93%) CRM
10 1 (0.93%) Business Continuity
10 1 (0.93%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (0.93%) Network Design
10 1 (0.93%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (25.23%) SQL
2 4 (3.74%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
3 3 (2.80%) C#
4 1 (0.93%) Python
4 1 (0.93%) Perl
4 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.93%) C
4 1 (0.93%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (20.56%) Security Cleared
2 18 (16.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (14.02%) DV Cleared
4 11 (10.28%) MCSE
5 10 (9.35%) SC Cleared
6 9 (8.41%) MCITP
7 7 (6.54%) MCTS
8 6 (5.61%) Degree
9 4 (3.74%) MCP
10 2 (1.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.93%) MCSA
11 1 (0.93%) CCNA
11 1 (0.93%) CCDA
11 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) SLA
System Software
1 57 (53.27%) Active Directory
2 33 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (22.43%) Hyper-V
4 20 (18.69%) vSphere
5 9 (8.41%) XenDesktop
5 9 (8.41%) XenApp
6 6 (5.61%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (5.61%) VMware ESX
7 5 (4.67%) Postfix
8 3 (2.80%) DFS Replication
9 2 (1.87%) VMware Server
9 2 (1.87%) UAG
9 2 (1.87%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.93%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.93%) HDFS
10 1 (0.93%) XenServer
10 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 16 (14.95%) SCCM
2 9 (8.41%) HP Data Protector
3 5 (4.67%) SCOM
4 3 (2.80%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 2 (1.87%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.93%) Nagios
6 1 (0.93%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.93%) Zenoss
6 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 65 (60.75%) VMware
2 59 (55.14%) Microsoft
3 37 (34.58%) HP
4 21 (19.63%) Dell
5 12 (11.21%) Citrix
6 10 (9.35%) Cisco
7 8 (7.48%) AppSense
8 7 (6.54%) NetApp
9 6 (5.61%) Lumension
9 6 (5.61%) Wyse
9 6 (5.61%) Novell
9 6 (5.61%) Lotus
9 6 (5.61%) Red Hat
9 6 (5.61%) EMC
10 5 (4.67%) CommVault
10 5 (4.67%) McAfee
10 5 (4.67%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.74%) Juniper
12 3 (2.80%) IBM
12 3 (2.80%) Veeam
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