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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Engineer
Rank 118 115 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 23 26 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.79% 0.87% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.92% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 6
Median daily rate £300 £375 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +28.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £245 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £319
UK excluding London median daily rate £295 £300 £253
% change year-on-year
-1.66% +18.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.64 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.48% -5.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £22.83 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-8.01% -4.87%
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
2823 2832 2201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.68% 94.84% 95.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1924 1331
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 118 116
Median hourly rate £13.60 £12.42 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -14.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.27 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 13 £368 -8.12% 6
North Yorkshire -2 3 £78 -77.03%
South Yorkshire -11 3 £265 +17.77% 3
East Yorkshire - 3 £160 -
Humberside - 1 £155 -
Server Engineer
England

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Windows Server
3 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
4 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
5 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (29.73%) VMware
5 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
7 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
7 9 (24.32%) CRM
8 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
9 7 (18.92%) SCCM
9 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
9 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (16.22%) Office 365
10 6 (16.22%) Linux
10 6 (16.22%) DNS
10 6 (16.22%) HP
11 5 (13.51%) SAN
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
11 5 (13.51%) Clustering
11 5 (13.51%) Migration
11 5 (13.51%) DHCP
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
12 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
12 4 (10.81%) MCSE

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 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (16.22%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) DNS
2 5 (13.51%) DHCP
2 5 (13.51%) SAN
3 2 (5.41%) Network Security
4 1 (2.70%) DMZ
4 1 (2.70%) Firewall
4 1 (2.70%) HTTP
4 1 (2.70%) Internet
4 1 (2.70%) NAS
4 1 (2.70%) SSL
4 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) DB2
4 1 (2.70%) Informix
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (8.11%) Banking
1 3 (8.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) HTML
1 1 (2.70%) Web Services
1 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
3 2 (5.41%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.70%) Replication
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 31 (83.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.22%) Linux
5 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.70%) Unix
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) CRM
2 5 (13.51%) Migration
3 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.11%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (5.41%) Change Management
5 2 (5.41%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.41%) ERP
5 2 (5.41%) Web Development
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.70%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (2.70%) OOD
6 1 (2.70%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) PHP
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) MCSE
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCDST
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
2 2 (5.41%) MCSA
2 2 (5.41%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) ISO22301
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.81%) Virtual Servers
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) Firmware
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.70%) collectd
3 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix
6 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 2 (5.41%) NetApp
6 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.70%) Brocade
7 1 (2.70%) CommVault
7 1 (2.70%) F5
7 1 (2.70%) iManage
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle
7 1 (2.70%) Reuters
7 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.70%) Sybase
7 1 (2.70%) Zerto