The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 114 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 9 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.70% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.73% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate £400 £239 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+67.53% -23.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £261
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.13 £20.09 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.06% +0.46%
Server Engineer
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1963 1914 1688
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 95.80% 95.08% 95.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1198 1108
Average daily rate £400 £350 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £459 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 79 69
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.87 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.28% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +3 9 £400 +14.28% 7
Server Engineer
Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) CRM
4 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (30.00%) Clustering
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) VMware
6 2 (20.00%) Office 365
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Perl
7 1 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
7 1 (10.00%) DNS
7 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
7 1 (10.00%) Brocade
7 1 (10.00%) SCCM
7 1 (10.00%) Time Management
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (10.00%) NAS
7 1 (10.00%) Sybase

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) NAS
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Informix
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) collectd
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (10.00%) Opsview
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) CommVault
3 1 (10.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) iManage
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Reuters
3 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (10.00%) Sybase
3 1 (10.00%) Zerto