The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 423 412 394
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 12 25 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.053% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.056% 0.11% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 34
Median daily rate £258 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £171 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £276 £260
% change year-on-year
-18.55% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.79%
Server Support
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
21443 22185 23279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.77% 94.99% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15237 15665 16113
Median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £617 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 350 441
Median hourly rate £17.10 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £40.00
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 London

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in London

Server Support
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Server Support Daily Rate Trend in London

Server Support
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Support across the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Server Support Daily Rate Histogram in London

Server Support
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Server Support Hourly Rate Trend in London

Server Support
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Support within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London +14 1 £293 +67.14% 1
Canary Wharf - 1 £275 -
Paddington - 1 - -
Server Support
England

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) VMware
4 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (25.93%) Office 365
7 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
7 7 (25.93%) Firewall
8 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco
8 6 (22.22%) MS Office
8 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
9 5 (18.52%) DNS
9 5 (18.52%) HP
9 5 (18.52%) Citrix
10 4 (14.81%) SAN
10 4 (14.81%) IBM
10 4 (14.81%) ITIL
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
10 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
11 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
11 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010

Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.81%) Skype for Business
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.41%) IIS
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 6 (22.22%) MS Office
3 1 (3.70%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.93%) Office 365
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
2 5 (18.52%) DNS
3 4 (14.81%) SAN
4 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (7.41%) Internet
5 2 (7.41%) LAN
5 2 (7.41%) VLAN
5 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) 802.11
6 1 (3.70%) BGP
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
6 1 (3.70%) Extranet
6 1 (3.70%) Intranet
6 1 (3.70%) MPLS
6 1 (3.70%) NAS
6 1 (3.70%) Network Security
6 1 (3.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) International Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Derivative
2 1 (3.70%) EMC VNX
2 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
2 1 (3.70%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.70%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.70%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 11 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Unix
7 1 (3.70%) Android
7 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.70%) Solaris
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
3 2 (7.41%) Migration
3 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.70%) BCP
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
4 1 (3.70%) Change Management
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) Information Security
4 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.70%) Use Case
4 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.70%) Python
2 1 (3.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) CCNA
1 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCP
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.41%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (3.70%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.70%) UAG
5 1 (3.70%) vCloud
5 1 (3.70%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (3.70%) vSphere
5 1 (3.70%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) IBM BigFix
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 13 (48.15%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Citrix
4 5 (18.52%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) IBM
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
7 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) Splunk
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