The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey 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 July 2015 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 76 85 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 15 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.13% 0.32% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 0.34% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 3
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £248 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £260 £286
% change year-on-year
+10.57% -9.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.92 £24.00 £24.13
% change year-on-year
-4.52% -0.51%
Server Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1226 1167 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.32% 92.25% 93.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 698 697 623
Average daily rate £400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 50 87
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Server Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Guildford - 11 £275 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Server Engineer
South East

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Lync
3 7 (38.89%) EMC
4 6 (33.33%) ARCserve
4 6 (33.33%) AirWatch
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
6 4 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (22.22%) Citrix
6 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (22.22%) SCOM
7 3 (16.67%) vSphere
7 3 (16.67%) EMC VNX
7 3 (16.67%) Change Management
7 3 (16.67%) Sophos
7 3 (16.67%) Dell
8 2 (11.11%) Migration
8 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (5.56%) UAG
9 1 (5.56%) PKI

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 7 (38.89%) Lync
2 5 (27.78%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.56%) DNS
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) EMC VNX
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (5.56%) Server Building
3 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCDA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (5.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) ARCserve
1 6 (33.33%) AirWatch
2 4 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) VMware
2 7 (38.89%) EMC
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) Sophos
4 3 (16.67%) Dell
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft