Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 200 180 164
Rank change year-on-year -20 -16 +35
Contract jobs citing Server Management 7 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.14% 0.48% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.56% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 23
East of England median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +21.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £200 £281 £258
90th Percentile £469 £550 £406
England median daily rate £400 £405 £355
% change year-on-year -1.23% +14.08% +9.23%
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% +4.53%
England median hourly rate £15.50 £20.96 £19.00
% change year-on-year -26.03% +10.29% -24.00%

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 4,287 4,125 4,111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 85.13% 85.21% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,469 2,379 2,361
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £240 £240 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 276 321
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £26.22 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.26% +4.88% +4.71%
10th Percentile £11.30 £12.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £47.80 £47.75 £46.07
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £23.50
% change year-on-year -9.46% -1.30% +6.82%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +18 2 £200 -38.46% 1
Essex -5 2 £450 -10.00%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £420 - 4
Hertfordshire -13 1 £475 +25.00% 3
Server Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 3 (42.86%) SCCM
3 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Network Management
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Rancher
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
4 2 (28.57%) Storage Management
4 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) Availability Management
5 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (14.29%) Operations Management

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
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
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
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%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
1 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Network Management
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Storage Management
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Availability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
2 1 (14.29%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
2 1 (14.29%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 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%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
2 2 (28.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft