The median contractor rate for a Server Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 106 105
Rank change year-on-year +7 -1  
Contract jobs requiring a Server Engineer 1 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.069% 0.74% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.77% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 12 10
Median daily rate - £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £295 £300
% change year-on-year -5.08% -1.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% +8.69%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1409 1960 1992
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.64% 96.31% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3164 4937 5415
Median daily rate £390 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £272 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £399 £365
% change year-on-year +0.25% +9.31%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 132 252
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.60 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.97% -1.98%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.95 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £23.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year - +9.37%  

Server Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Engineer in West Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Engineer in West Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Engineer in West Yorkshire

Server Engineer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +8 1 - - 1
Server Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Server Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Email Migration
2 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (50.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office

Server Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Email Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) DBS Check
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Veeam
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco