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 24 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 107 67 37
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 11 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.83% 0.84% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.89% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 4
Median daily rate £225 £298 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% +32.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £293 £300 £255
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.83% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.83 £23.88
% change year-on-year
-8.01% -4.37%
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
1169 675 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.63% 94.01% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 423 216
Median daily rate £325 £400 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 52 26
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £10.70 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £24.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.08
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.49%

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
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 24 July 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 -44 11 £225 -24.36%
Server Engineer
North East

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) DHCP
3 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
4 8 (47.06%) HP
5 7 (41.18%) Windows
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
6 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
6 6 (35.29%) RHCE
6 6 (35.29%) SAN
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
6 6 (35.29%) AIX
6 6 (35.29%) Linux
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle
6 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 6 (35.29%) EMC
6 6 (35.29%) SLA
6 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
6 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (35.29%) Clustering
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (35.29%) High Availability
6 6 (35.29%) KVM
6 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
7 5 (29.41%) Change Control
7 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Intranet

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:

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DHCP
1 9 (52.94%) DNS
2 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 5 (29.41%) Internet
3 5 (29.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Clustering
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (29.41%) Management Information System
3 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) AIX
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) High Availability
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
1 6 (35.29%) Service Delivery
2 5 (29.41%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) Business Analysis
3 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Server Building
4 3 (17.65%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.88%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Security Cleared
2 8 (47.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) DV Cleared
3 6 (35.29%) RHCE
4 4 (23.53%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) KVM
2 6 (35.29%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (17.65%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (17.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (5.88%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (5.88%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) HP
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) EMC
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
4 5 (29.41%) IBM
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) VMware
6 3 (17.65%) Intel Security
6 3 (17.65%) Lumension
6 3 (17.65%) Symantec
7 1 (5.88%) AppSense