The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Midlands 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 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Server Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 - 84
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 0 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% - 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% - 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 15
Median daily rate £256 - £240
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 - £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 - £333
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £259 £275
% change year-on-year
+25.60% -5.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £19.25
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +23.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2258 2486 2108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.77% 94.99% 93.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1396 1398 1169
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 79 172
Median hourly rate £16.25 £14.00 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.07% -11.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.33 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.69 £25.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham - 4 £256 - 1
Shropshire - 1 - -
Server Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
6 1 (11.11%) SCOM
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (11.11%) Network Management
6 1 (11.11%) Office 365
6 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (11.11%) Advertising
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) SQL
6 1 (11.11%) MCSA

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) 3G
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
2 1 (11.11%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Change Management
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Network Management
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCSA
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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