Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was £370 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 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 East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 115 125
Rank change year-on-year -13 +10 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 9 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.32% 0.74% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.78% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 13
Surrey median daily rate £370 £179 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +106.63% -48.84% +16.67%
10th Percentile £347 £174 £277
90th Percentile £388 £412 £400
South East median daily rate £350 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +27.27% -15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Surrey median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £21.00
South East median hourly rate £20.33 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year -3.19% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2650 2191 2621
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.85% 95.34% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1862 1438 1604
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 104 86
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £18.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.44% +19.90% +10.38%
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.34 £11.50
90th Percentile £47.76 £45.00 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -7.69% +5.41% +15.63%

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in Surrey

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Engineer in Surrey

Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Engineer in Surrey

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 November 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
Camberley +4 1 - -
Server Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Surrey region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Citrix
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (55.56%) SCCM
5 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 4 (44.44%) Retail
6 4 (44.44%) Office 365
6 4 (44.44%) Linux
6 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
7 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 3 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (33.33%) vSphere
7 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
7 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (22.22%) XenApp
8 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (22.22%) Migration
8 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
8 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 1 (11.11%) IBM
9 1 (11.11%) HP

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Break/Fix
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 2 (22.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (55.56%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) IBM