The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Server Support in their job title over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Hertfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 55 56 69
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 2 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.31% 0.49% 1.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.52% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
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£331 - £274
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 - £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £243 £286 £260
% change year-on-year
-15.28% +10.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £34.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £21.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +11.84%
Job Titles Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
602 581 884
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 92.47% 95.09% 92.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 297 401
Average daily rate £373 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 41 82
Average hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -35.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.93 £37.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%
Server Support
East of England

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Server Support in the job title across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Server Support
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Server Support across the Hertfordshire region.

Server Support Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Server Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Support across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Server Support Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Server Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Server Support across the Hertfordshire region.

Server Support Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Server Support
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Watford -3 1 £450 -
Stevenage - - - -
Server Support
East of England

Server Support
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Server Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Server Support in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Junos
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region that cited Server Support in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Server Support in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
1 1 (50.00%) Junos
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Juniper
1 1 (50.00%) F5
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