The first table below looks at the demand for the Server Support role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire 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 16 April 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 Yorkshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Support
Rank 125 98 111
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +13
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 4 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.66% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.70% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 4
Average daily rate £225 £330 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £156 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £360 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £261 £250 £250
% change year-on-year
+4.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £26.50 £17.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +49.04%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £25.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +47.05%
Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2454 1987 2380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 93.45% 94.26% 94.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1537 1000 1209
Average daily rate £330 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £433 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 140 104
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.52 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.00 £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
Server Support
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Server Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Server Support Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Server Support
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Server Support Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Server Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Server Support Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Server Support
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -16 3 £215 +79.16%
South Yorkshire -6 1 £275 -16.66% 1
North Yorkshire - - - -
Server Support
England

Server Support
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) QA
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) CommVault

Server Support
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) COM
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) VBScript
2 1 (16.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Veritas
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
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