Period
to 17 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was £218 per day in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 17 November 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
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 129 136
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -26
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 4 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.53% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.55% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 15
Leeds median daily rate £218 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.08% -18.75% +48.15%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £246 £360 £400
% change year-on-year -31.60% -10.00% +48.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Leeds median hourly rate - - £19.03
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.50 - £19.03

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Leeds
Contract vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 2171 2524 3097
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.49% 95.82% 94.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1536 1682 2146
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £268 £263
90th Percentile £548 £550 £540
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 44 98
Leeds median hourly rate £19.50 £13.50 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% -2.16% +2.20%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.20 £8.86
90th Percentile £40.00 £31.28 £35.61
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £13.60
% change year-on-year +9.23% -4.38% +9.00%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Leeds

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Engineer in Leeds

Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Engineer in Leeds

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 29 Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Leeds region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
4 1 (25.00%) Veritas
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Dell
4 1 (25.00%) EMC
4 1 (25.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) Replication
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) SmoothWall
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 1 (25.00%) Veeam
3 1 (25.00%) Veritas