The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Server Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Specialist
Rank 242 260 249
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Server Specialist 8 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.095% 0.072% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.076% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 5
Median daily rate £330 £325 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £307 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £369 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
Server Specialist
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
7936 9237 8730
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.78% 94.71% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4810 5562 4816
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 433 463
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.25 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +13.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Server Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured Server Specialist in the job title.

Server Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Server Specialist
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 Specialist across the South East region.

Server Specialist Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Server Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Specialist across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Server Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Server Specialist
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 Specialist across the South East region.

Server Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Server Specialist
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +11 4 £330 -13.15%
Berkshire - 2 - -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £438 -
Server Specialist
England

Server Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Server Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring Server Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
3 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) AIX
3 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) IBM
3 6 (37.50%) SAN
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 5 (31.25%) EMC
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
4 5 (31.25%) ZABBIX
4 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
4 5 (31.25%) Puppet
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
4 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 4 (25.00%) DevOps
5 4 (25.00%) SCOM
5 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) DNS
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix

Server Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (43.75%) WebSphere
2 6 (37.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (18.75%) Apache
4 3 (18.75%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (12.50%) Commerce Server
5 2 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
6 1 (6.25%) Apache TomEE
6 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (6.25%) IIS
6 1 (6.25%) JBoss
6 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Fredhopper
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) Internet
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) NAS
3 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Hadoop
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server
1 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 3 (18.75%) DB2
3 3 (18.75%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
5 1 (6.25%) MySQL
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 2 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
2 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (12.50%) Ajax
1 2 (12.50%) CSS
1 2 (12.50%) HTML
1 2 (12.50%) JSON
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
1 2 (12.50%) Worklight
1 2 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (6.25%) LAMP
2 1 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) AIX
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Unix
3 3 (18.75%) CentOS
3 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Analytics
1 4 (25.00%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analytics
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile First
3 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Open Source
4 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) SC Cleared
1 7 (43.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) MCSE
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Docker
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (18.75%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
1 5 (31.25%) ZABBIX
2 4 (25.00%) SCOM
3 2 (12.50%) Ambari
4 1 (6.25%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) IBM
2 5 (31.25%) EMC
2 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) CommVault
4 3 (18.75%) Cyber-Ark
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) NetApp
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
5 2 (12.50%) AppDynamics
5 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (12.50%) Splunk
5 2 (12.50%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco
6 1 (6.25%) Hitachi
6 1 (6.25%) QNAP