Period
to 26 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 61 53
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 1 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.19% 0.32% 1.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.32% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
East Sussex median daily rate £300 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.69% -7.28%
South East median daily rate £300 £275 £300
% change year-on-year +9.09% -8.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
East Sussex median hourly rate - - £40.00
South East median hourly rate £19.66 £21.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.38% -8.70% +12.20%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 518 617 665
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 96.46% 97.63% 97.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 389 427
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £365 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.88% +1.25% +20.00%
10th Percentile £218 £240 £225
90th Percentile £525 £544 £525
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 34
East Sussex median hourly rate £12.72 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.34% -2.78% +18.42%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.15 £13.35
90th Percentile £58.13 £38.10 £35.00
South East median hourly rate £17.59 £19.81 £17.50
% change year-on-year -11.22% +13.21% +2.94%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

Job postings that featured Server Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in East Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in East Sussex

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Engineer in East Sussex

Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Engineer in East Sussex

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 3 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 East Sussex region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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:

Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Virtual Machines