The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South West region that had Server Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support Engineer
Rank - 153 140
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.060% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.063% 0.062%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £295 £325
% change year-on-year
-32.20% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -34.42%
Server Support 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
2646 3168 3204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 94.37% 95.22% 95.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1709 2013 2070
Median daily rate £363 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 226 181
Median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +30.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.78 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Server Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Server Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Server Support 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 Support Engineer across the South West region.

Server Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Server Support 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 Support Engineer across the South West region.

Server Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Server Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 20 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, Server Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Server Support 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 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) IP Telephony
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco