The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 133 141 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 6 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.25% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.26% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
Median daily rate £184 £250 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.50% -5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £215 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £277 £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £300 £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £20.02 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+32.40% -4.69%
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 West 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 West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2625 3075 3237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 95.18% 95.70% 96.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1708 2066 2102
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 163 234
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.63 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.75 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.79
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.66%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Server Engineer across the South West region.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Server Engineer across the South West region.

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 2 December 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
Bristol +4 1 - -
Gloucestershire +4 1 £130 -40.63%
Wiltshire -5 1 - -
Devon - 1 - -
Dorset - 1 £238 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Server Engineer 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 West region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) Server Building
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Sun
5 2 (22.22%) WSUS
5 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Open Source
6 1 (11.11%) Shibboleth
6 1 (11.11%) OpenSSO
6 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
6 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
6 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (11.11%) High Availability
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Big Data
6 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) OAuth2
6 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock
6 1 (11.11%) OpenAM

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
1 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) JSON-LD
1 1 (11.11%) OAuth2
1 1 (11.11%) React
1 1 (11.11%) RESTful
1 1 (11.11%) SAML
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Server Building
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) API Development
2 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
2 1 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) SOA
2 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Shibboleth
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (11.11%) OpenAM
3 1 (11.11%) OpenSSO
3 1 (11.11%) Sun Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Sun
3 1 (11.11%) ForgeRock
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat