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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 215 190 224
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +34
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 33 42 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.48% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 27 18
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£290 £275 £235
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +17.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £180 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £335 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £263 £275
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 2
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -18.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.30 £16.50 £23.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.70 £89.93 £27.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.25 £23.21 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+0.17% -22.63%
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
8556 8129 9031
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 92.10% 92.93% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4780 4294 4211
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 423 497 624
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +9 14 £325 +10.16% 1
Surrey -2 5 £260 -7.55% 1
West Sussex +1 4 £250 -11.89%
Hampshire -19 4 £270 -10.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £230 +27.77% 1
East Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (52.38%) VMware
4 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
5 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (25.40%) MS Exchange
7 16 (25.40%) DNS
8 14 (22.22%) SAN
8 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (19.05%) NetApp
10 12 (19.05%) SQL
11 11 (17.46%) Citrix
11 11 (17.46%) Migration
11 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (15.87%) DHCP
13 9 (14.29%) HP
13 9 (14.29%) Cisco
13 9 (14.29%) Firewall
14 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
14 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
14 8 (12.70%) NetBackup
14 8 (12.70%) WSUS
14 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
14 8 (12.70%) LAN
14 8 (12.70%) WAN
15 7 (11.11%) VPN
15 7 (11.11%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 (25.40%) MS Exchange
2 11 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) IIS
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.17%) Lync
5 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.59%) SAS
6 1 (1.59%) GroupWise
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (25.40%) DNS
2 14 (22.22%) SAN
3 10 (15.87%) DHCP
4 9 (14.29%) Firewall
5 8 (12.70%) TCP/IP
5 8 (12.70%) LAN
5 8 (12.70%) WAN
6 7 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (4.76%) IPv4
7 3 (4.76%) IPv6
8 2 (3.17%) NAS
8 2 (3.17%) Unified Communications
9 1 (1.59%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.59%) IMAP
9 1 (1.59%) POP3
9 1 (1.59%) SMTP
9 1 (1.59%) SSL
9 1 (1.59%) LDAP
9 1 (1.59%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.59%) Games
2 1 (1.59%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Web Services
2 1 (1.59%) OCX
2 1 (1.59%) OLE
2 1 (1.59%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.59%) DAO
2 1 (1.59%) ActiveX
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Clustering
2 5 (7.94%) PKI
3 3 (4.76%) iPad
4 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.17%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.59%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.59%) Replication
5 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.59%) Online Games
5 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 54 (85.71%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.35%) Linux
7 3 (4.76%) UNIX
8 2 (3.17%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.59%) VMS
9 1 (1.59%) Solaris
9 1 (1.59%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) Migration
2 4 (6.35%) ITIL
2 4 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 2 (3.17%) Network Design
4 2 (3.17%) Service Management
4 2 (3.17%) Change Management
4 2 (3.17%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (3.17%) Incident Management
4 2 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (3.17%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (1.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.59%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.59%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.59%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.59%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.59%) Project Management
5 1 (1.59%) Software Engineering
5 1 (1.59%) Requirements Management
5 1 (1.59%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) C
3 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
3 2 (3.17%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.59%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.59%) VB6
4 1 (1.59%) Korn
4 1 (1.59%) Perl
4 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 8 (12.70%) SC Cleared
3 7 (11.11%) MCSE
4 5 (7.94%) MCITP
4 5 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (4.76%) MCP
6 2 (3.17%) CCNP
6 2 (3.17%) CCNA
6 2 (3.17%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.17%) MCTS
6 2 (3.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) MCSA
7 1 (1.59%) A+ Certification
7 1 (1.59%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.59%) CCA
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (46.03%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (6.35%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.76%) DFS Replication
6 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.17%) Terminal Services
7 2 (3.17%) vSphere
7 2 (3.17%) XenApp
7 2 (3.17%) XenServer
7 2 (3.17%) UAG
8 1 (1.59%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.59%) NLBS
8 1 (1.59%) NFS
8 1 (1.59%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) NetBackup
1 8 (12.70%) WSUS
2 5 (7.94%) SCCM
3 3 (4.76%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.17%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.17%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.59%) SCOM
5 1 (1.59%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.59%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) VMware
2 14 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (19.05%) NetApp
4 11 (17.46%) Citrix
5 9 (14.29%) HP
5 9 (14.29%) Cisco
6 5 (7.94%) EMC
7 4 (6.35%) IBM
7 4 (6.35%) Apple
8 3 (4.76%) McAfee
8 3 (4.76%) Juniper
8 3 (4.76%) Oracle
9 2 (3.17%) Symantec
9 2 (3.17%) Veeam
9 2 (3.17%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.59%) Isilon
10 1 (1.59%) F5
10 1 (1.59%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.59%) Sophos
10 1 (1.59%) Altiris
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