The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Kent region that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 34 41 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.81% 1.05% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.09% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £178 £375 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.49% +20.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £230 £275 £265
% change year-on-year
-16.36% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -23.75%
Server Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
244 275 275
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 98.79% 96.49% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 166 176
Median daily rate £350 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £213 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 15
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.75 £37.50 £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Server Support
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Server Support Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Server Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Server Support Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Server Support Skill Set
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Kent region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory

Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware