Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 21 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 65
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield - 0.42% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.45% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Sheffield median daily rate - £399 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +59.50% -9.91%
South Yorkshire median daily rate - £350 £225
% change year-on-year - +55.56% -37.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Contract vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 653 896 721
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.17% 94.22% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 597 513
Sheffield median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £195 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £575 £549
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.18% +6.73% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 23 38
Sheffield median hourly rate £20.30 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% +12.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £12.10 £9.60 £9.78
90th Percentile £39.48 £34.71 £21.18
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.75 £15.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -15.00%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Sheffield

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Engineer in Sheffield

Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Engineer in Sheffield