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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Specialist
Rank 253 267 246
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs requiring a Server Specialist 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.032% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.034% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Median daily rate £420 £235 £514
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.72% -54.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £325 £514
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -36.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
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
8452 8952 8679
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 94.99% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5032 5120 4704
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 429 449
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.33 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.47% -3.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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
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 30 June 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 - 5 £350 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £425 - 1
Server Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
4 11 (52.38%) Citrix
5 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 10 (47.62%) SAN
6 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
7 8 (38.10%) CommVault
7 8 (38.10%) NetApp
7 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2014
7 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (33.33%) MCSE
9 6 (28.57%) DNS
9 6 (28.57%) EMC
9 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 6 (28.57%) XenApp
9 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
10 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
10 5 (23.81%) Project Management
10 5 (23.81%) WAN
10 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server

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 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
3 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 5 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
5 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
7 1 (4.76%) Apache
7 1 (4.76%) Apache TomEE
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (4.76%) JBoss
7 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 10 (47.62%) SAN
2 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 5 (23.81%) WAN
4 4 (19.05%) LAN
5 2 (9.52%) DHCP
6 1 (4.76%) Firewall
6 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (38.10%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data
3 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.52%) DB2
5 1 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) AIX
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) CentOS
4 3 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Project Management
2 4 (19.05%) Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
3 3 (14.29%) Data Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source
5 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Service Design
5 1 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
2 7 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (61.90%) Active Directory
3 7 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (28.57%) XenApp
5 4 (19.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (19.05%) vSphere
6 3 (14.29%) Docker
7 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) ZABBIX
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) vMotion
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Citrix
2 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (38.10%) CommVault
3 8 (38.10%) NetApp
4 6 (28.57%) EMC
5 4 (19.05%) 3PAR
5 4 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (19.05%) IBM
6 3 (14.29%) Cyber-Ark
6 3 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.52%) SAP
8 1 (4.76%) Oracle
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