Period
to 23 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Wintel Server Engineer was £330 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Wintel Server Engineer
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 354 366 376
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -19
Contract jobs requiring a Wintel Server Engineer 6 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.037% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 13
South East median daily rate £330 £400 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +34.45% -7.03%
10th Percentile £244 £263 £277
90th Percentile £358 £445 £368
England median daily rate £340 £345 £300
% change year-on-year -1.45% +15.00% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
South East median hourly rate - £44.50 -
England median hourly rate - £29.00 £21.53
% change year-on-year - +34.73% -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 15163 17702 18615
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 94.46% 95.02% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 8741 10704 10486
South East median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £243 £231 £227
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 731 759 895
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +15.11% +2.21%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.48 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £43.75
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Wintel Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Wintel Server Engineer in the South East

Wintel Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Wintel Server Engineer in the South East

Wintel Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Wintel Server Engineer in the South East

Wintel Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Server Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 July 2017. 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
Hampshire +18 3 £330 +19.46%
Thames Valley 0 2 £250 -41.18% 1
Berkshire +27 1 £250 -
Surrey -2 1 £350 -0.71%
Oxfordshire - 1 £250 - 1
Wintel Server Engineer
England

Wintel Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Wintel 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 South East region featuring Wintel Server Engineer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) MCITP
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (50.00%) Skype
3 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) XML
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Validation
4 2 (33.33%) Degree

Wintel Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Skype
2 3 (50.00%) VoIP
3 1 (16.67%) 2G
3 1 (16.67%) 3G
3 1 (16.67%) 4G
3 1 (16.67%) ADSL
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) LTE
3 1 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) NetApp
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam