Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for Virtual Servers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Servers over the 6 months to 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Virtual Servers
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 88 87
Contract jobs citing Virtual Servers 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire - 0.083% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category - 0.58% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - £485 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +25.16% -
East of England median daily rate £400 £394 £388
% change year-on-year +1.59% +1.61% +29.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £19.26 -

Virtual Servers is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 128 173 185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.63% 14.38% 15.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 53 104
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £338 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -20.59% +25.93%
10th Percentile £240 £146 £174
90th Percentile £575 £523 £538
East of England median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 36 20
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.00 £23.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.58% +32.86% +16.67%
10th Percentile £15.04 £10.63 £9.00
90th Percentile £43.13 £43.00 £48.75
East of England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Cambridgeshire

Virtual Servers
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Virtual Servers in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Servers in Cambridgeshire

Virtual Servers
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Servers in Cambridgeshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Servers in Cambridgeshire