The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Ipswich region that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

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.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 30 26 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.53% 0.65% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.67% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £190 £250 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +19.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £291 £275 £208
% change year-on-year
+5.90% +32.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +5.26%
Server Support
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Ipswich region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
182 150 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.79% 96.77% 98.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 102 156
Median daily rate £475 £400 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £198 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.49% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 17
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -17.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Ipswich region that featured Server Support in the job title.

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Server Support
Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Server Support Daily Rate Trend in Ipswich

Server Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

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

Server Support Hourly Rate Trend in Ipswich

Server Support Skill Set
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, Server Support 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 Ipswich region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) XenApp
1 1 (100.00%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware