The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Somerset region that had Server Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Support
Rank 30 52 49
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.91% 0.32% 0.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 0.32% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £260 £260
UK excluding London median daily rate £225 £278 £260
% change year-on-year
-18.91% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -21.79%
Server Support
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset 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
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
212 309 330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 96.80% 97.48% 95.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 163 245
Median daily rate £300 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 44 18
Median hourly rate £28.00 £39.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.66% +12.14%
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 Somerset

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Server Support
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Server Support Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Server Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Server Support Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Server Support Skill Set
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 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 Somerset region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office

Server Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IBM