The table below looks at the statistics for the Server Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the 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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Engineer
Rank 132 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 6 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.37% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£250 £278 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.90% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £212 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £250 £290
% change year-on-year
+16.50% -13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £23.75 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.95% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.92 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-4.52% -4.00%
Server Engineer
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2706 2145 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.80% 93.75% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1814 1339 1009
Average daily rate £350 £330 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 110 121
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.50 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -18.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.00 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £30.00 £43.26
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Server Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Server Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Server Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Server Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
South Yorkshire -14 3 £180 -35.71%
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
West Yorkshire -22 1 - - 1
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 21 (56.76%) VMware
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (18.92%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (16.22%) SAN
7 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
7 6 (16.22%) SCCM
7 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 6 (16.22%) HP
7 6 (16.22%) LAN
7 6 (16.22%) WAN
8 5 (13.51%) EMC
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
8 5 (13.51%) Finance
8 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
9 4 (10.81%) Clustering
9 4 (10.81%) DHCP
9 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000
10 3 (8.11%) MCSE
10 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
10 3 (8.11%) DNS
10 3 (8.11%) Citrix
10 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (8.11%) Banking
10 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) LAN
1 6 (16.22%) WAN
1 6 (16.22%) SAN
2 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 3 (8.11%) DNS
4 1 (2.70%) LDAP
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) .NET
1 1 (2.70%) J2EE
1 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Clustering
2 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
2 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.41%) Patch Management
4 1 (2.70%) Security Patching
4 1 (2.70%) Server Hardening
4 1 (2.70%) Change Control
4 1 (2.70%) Migration
4 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) Jython
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) MCSE
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) VMware
2 7 (18.92%) NetApp
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) EMC
4 5 (13.51%) SolarWinds
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
5 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.70%) McAfee