The median contractor rate for a Server Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 3 months to 27 June 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 Support Engineer
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 151
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support Engineer 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - - 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £250 £300
% change year-on-year -28.00% -16.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.66 £35.75 £24.00
% change year-on-year -45.00% +48.95%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2763 3599 3449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 93.82% 94.81% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1629 2233 1998
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 135 194
Median hourly rate £17.50 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.68% -9.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £43.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Server Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West that featured Server Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support Engineer in the North West

Server Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support Engineer in the North West

Server Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support Engineer in the North West