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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Engineer
Rank 108 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 19 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.74% 0.40% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.43% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 4
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£362 £285 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.01% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £179 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £316 £267
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £260 £240
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 8
Average hourly rate £20.25 - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Server Engineer
England

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
2369 2085 2370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 92.47% 93.12% 95.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1437 1155 1182
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 126 120
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.05 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -5.71%

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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
West Yorkshire -3 12 £270 -8.47% 2
South Yorkshire +3 6 £362 +31.63%
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
4 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (32.00%) Finance
8 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
10 6 (24.00%) vSphere
10 6 (24.00%) IIS
10 6 (24.00%) DMZ
11 5 (20.00%) SAN
11 5 (20.00%) HP
11 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
12 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
13 3 (12.00%) Dot Hill
13 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (12.00%) SAS
13 3 (12.00%) Cisco
13 3 (12.00%) SQL
13 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
13 3 (12.00%) NetApp
13 3 (12.00%) Citrix
13 3 (12.00%) Brocade
14 2 (8.00%) Migration
14 2 (8.00%) EMC
14 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi

Server Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 6 (24.00%) IIS
2 5 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) SAS
4 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DMZ
2 5 (20.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.00%) DHCP
4 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) QlikView
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.00%) CentOS
6 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Migration
2 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL
2 1 (4.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (24.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
5 1 (4.00%) XenServer
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
1 2 (8.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) Dot Hill
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) Citrix
4 3 (12.00%) Brocade
5 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk
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