The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Tyne and Wear region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 92 79 62
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -17
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 12 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.00% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.37% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Median daily rate £283 £350 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.28% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £350 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £350 £391
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £296 £285
% change year-on-year
-7.17% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £19.03 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+39.25% -22.32%
Server Engineer
North 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 Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1111 803 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 92.12% 94.81% 93.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 812 540 334
Median daily rate £370 £440 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.90% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 32 34
Median hourly rate £26.50 £17.77 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+49.12% +31.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £11.60 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.20 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Tyne and Wear region that featured Server Engineer in the job title.

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 30 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -18 12 £283 -19.28%
Server Engineer
North East

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Tyne and Wear region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) Windows
3 15 (57.69%) DHCP
3 15 (57.69%) DNS
4 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (42.31%) Intranet
5 11 (42.31%) Internet
6 10 (38.46%) HP
7 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
8 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
9 7 (26.92%) ITIL
9 7 (26.92%) Server Building
10 6 (23.08%) KVM
10 6 (23.08%) High Availability
10 6 (23.08%) Change Control
10 6 (23.08%) Compliance Management
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) SLA
10 6 (23.08%) AIX
10 6 (23.08%) Linux
10 6 (23.08%) Oracle
10 6 (23.08%) EMC
10 6 (23.08%) RHCE
10 6 (23.08%) SAN
10 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
10 6 (23.08%) Clustering
10 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
10 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (3.85%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (57.69%) DHCP
1 15 (57.69%) DNS
2 11 (42.31%) Internet
2 11 (42.31%) Intranet
3 6 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) French Language
2 1 (3.85%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 8 (30.77%) Management Information System
3 6 (23.08%) Clustering
4 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) AIX
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
1 7 (26.92%) Server Building
2 6 (23.08%) Change Control
2 6 (23.08%) Compliance Management
2 6 (23.08%) High Availability
2 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 4 (15.38%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) Security Management
5 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (3.85%) Migration
5 1 (3.85%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Python
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (69.23%) Security Cleared
2 13 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) DV Cleared
3 6 (23.08%) RHCE
4 5 (19.23%) Degree
5 1 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (23.08%) KVM
2 6 (23.08%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
4 1 (3.85%) Firmware
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (11.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (3.85%) OpenView
3 1 (3.85%) OVPA
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) HP
3 6 (23.08%) EMC
3 6 (23.08%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 5 (19.23%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) VMware
6 3 (11.54%) Intel Security
6 3 (11.54%) Lumension
6 3 (11.54%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) AppSense