Period
to 21 October 2017

The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 6 months to 21 October 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 38 30
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 2.00% 0.59% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 0.61% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 - -
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £320 £350
% change year-on-year +25.00% -8.44% +29.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - £23.10 -
Hampshire median hourly rate - £23.10 £22.83
% change year-on-year - +1.18% -87.92%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies in Portsmouth with a recognized job title 295 327 215
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.33% 95.89% 95.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 186 119
Portsmouth median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.64%
10th Percentile £252 £220 £255
90th Percentile £553 £531 £523
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 62 42
Portsmouth median hourly rate £43.00 £40.75 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% +39.32% +39.29%
10th Percentile £14.80 £12.14 £12.88
90th Percentile £51.63 £52.20 £47.83
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +31.58% -9.52%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Portsmouth

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Engineer in Portsmouth

Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Engineer in Portsmouth

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Portsmouth region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 4 (66.67%) Server Building
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 2 (33.33%) NAS
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) NetApp
4 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (33.33%) Linux

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Skype
2 2 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) MCSA
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) McAfee
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp