Period
to 22 June 2021

The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent during the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

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
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 1 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 3.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £225 - -
Staffordshire median daily rate £225 - £370

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent. 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
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies in Stoke-on-Trent with a recognized job title 28 15 54
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.55% 100.00% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 29
10th Percentile £165 £130 £213
25th Percentile £285 £213 £278
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £355 £335
Median % change year-on-year +5.63% +5.97% -4.29%
75th Percentile £444 £380 £425
90th Percentile £530 £393 £444
Staffordshire median daily rate £408 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +8.67% -3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
10th Percentile £12.36 " "
25th Percentile £12.72 " £17.00
Median hourly rate £13.63 £16.20 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -15.90% -10.00% +52.80%
75th Percentile £14.72 " £19.00
90th Percentile £15.19 " "
Staffordshire median hourly rate £13.48 £16.20 £17.85
% change year-on-year -16.79% -9.24% +43.72%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings that featured Server Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Stoke-on-Trent

Server Engineer Skill Set
Top 16 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, 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 Stoke-on-Trent region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware