The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Server Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 120 116 118
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 25 28 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.88% 0.99% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 1.04% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 4
Median daily rate £265 £300 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.66% -2.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £180 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £404 £321
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £295 £245
% change year-on-year
+1.69% +20.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Median hourly rate £23.50 £23.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.05% +18.75%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.83 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-8.01% +6.18%
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
2710 2699 2412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 95.79% 95.17% 95.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1874 1786 1545
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 101 125
Median hourly rate £15.29 £13.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.57% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Server Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

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 31 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
West Yorkshire +5 15 £400 +50.94% 5
East Yorkshire - 5 £155 -
North Yorkshire +4 1 - -
South Yorkshire -9 1 £265 -8.62%
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 Yorkshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Windows Server
3 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
5 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
5 9 (28.13%) CRM
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.88%) DNS
7 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (18.75%) DHCP
8 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
8 6 (18.75%) VMware
9 5 (15.63%) Clustering
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
10 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (12.50%) Firewall
10 4 (12.50%) Migration
11 3 (9.38%) Finance
11 3 (9.38%) Cisco
11 3 (9.38%) ITIL
11 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
11 3 (9.38%) LAN
11 3 (9.38%) WAN
11 3 (9.38%) SCCM
11 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
11 3 (9.38%) Office 365

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.38%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) DNS
2 6 (18.75%) DHCP
3 4 (12.50%) Firewall
4 3 (9.38%) LAN
4 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (9.38%) WAN
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security
5 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 1 (3.13%) DMZ
6 1 (3.13%) HTTP
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
6 1 (3.13%) NAS
6 1 (3.13%) SSL
6 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (3.13%) Informix
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
4 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (84.38%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Windows Server
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) CRM
2 4 (12.50%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 2 (6.25%) ERP
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) Web Development
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Coaching
5 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) High Availability
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
5 1 (3.13%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.25%) PHP
3 2 (6.25%) VBScript
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.13%) Perl
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) MCSA
1 2 (6.25%) MCSE
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.13%) collectd
3 1 (3.13%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) SCSM
Vendors
1 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Cisco
4 2 (6.25%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) Dell
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.13%) Brocade
5 1 (3.13%) CommVault
5 1 (3.13%) F5
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) iManage
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle
5 1 (3.13%) Reuters
5 1 (3.13%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.13%) Sybase
5 1 (3.13%) WatchGuard
5 1 (3.13%) Zerto