Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Server Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Server Management over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Server Management
England > East of England
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 203 187 144
Rank change year-on-year -16 -43 +47
Contract jobs citing Server Management 7 24 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.47% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.55% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 20 35
East of England median daily rate £353 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.55% +17.86% +0.36%
10th Percentile £200 £162 £208
90th Percentile £463 £550 £406
England median daily rate £378 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -11.18% +21.43% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
East of England median hourly rate - £150.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +566.67% +7.12%
England median hourly rate £15.50 £21.00 £16.15
% change year-on-year -26.19% +30.03% -32.00%

Server Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,285 4,346 4,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 84.68% 84.31% 83.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,532 2,498 2,340
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £240 £224
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 221 272 326
East of England median hourly rate £17.70 £28.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.43% -7.26% +31.91%
10th Percentile £12.55 £11.50 £12.77
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

Server Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Server Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Server Management in the East of England

Server Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Server Management in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Management in the East of England

Server Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Server Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Server Management in the East of England

Server Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Management in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Management in the East of England

Server Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +8 2 £200 -38.46%
Hertfordshire -3 2 £383 +9.29% 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £420 - 2
Bedfordshire +7 1 - - 1
Server Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Server Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Server Management.

1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (28.57%) Network Management
3 2 (28.57%) Storage Management
3 2 (28.57%) Rancher
3 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Docker
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Open Source
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) VCP5

Server Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Migration Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) XHTML
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Patch Management
2 2 (28.57%) Storage Management
3 1 (14.29%) Availability Management
3 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
3 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Server Building
3 1 (14.29%) Server Patching
3 1 (14.29%) Task Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
1 2 (28.57%) Python
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CCA
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) MCTS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) VCAP
1 1 (14.29%) VCP4
1 1 (14.29%) VCP5
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) vCloud
2 1 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Rancher
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) SCVMM
2 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Apple
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Sophos