Period
to 22 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was £325 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 91 104
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -11
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 5 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.41% 0.75% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.78% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 8 7
Oxfordshire median daily rate £325 £200 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -27.27% -29.94%
10th Percentile £215 £134 £236
90th Percentile £385 £388 £338
South East median daily rate £375 £350 £263
% change year-on-year +7.14% +33.33% -17.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £19.66 £21.00
% change year-on-year - -6.38% -4.18%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1,191 1,148 1,224
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.22% 95.27% 97.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 877 871
Oxfordshire median daily rate £427 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.90% +6.67% +3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £220
90th Percentile £600 £580 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 37 50
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.50 £17.77 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.36% +7.70% +4.04%
10th Percentile £13.53 £10.18 £10.49
90th Percentile £51.00 £59.50 £40.98
South East median hourly rate £20.04 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.32% -5.26% +5.56%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Oxfordshire

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Engineer in Oxfordshire

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Server Engineer in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Server Engineer in Oxfordshire

Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Engineer in Oxfordshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Engineer within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
Oxford +12 4 £288 -23.33% 1
Kidlington - 1 £400 -
Server Engineer
South East

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, Server Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxfordshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Runbook
3 2 (40.00%) GDPR
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (40.00%) DHCP
3 2 (40.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Apple

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (20.00%) eRoom
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (20.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Runbook
2 2 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) SCCM
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Apple