Period
to 24 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Server Technician was £193 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Server Technician
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 797 870 842
Rank change year-on-year +73 -28 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Server Technician 6 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.007% 0.003% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.003% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 9
England median daily rate £193 - £225
10th Percentile £154 - £151
90th Percentile £235 - £419
UK median daily rate £193 - £225
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
England median hourly rate £22.52 £13.19 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.74% -18.83% -16.67%
10th Percentile £20.94 £13.18 £14.55
90th Percentile £136.73 £13.26 £21.73
UK median hourly rate £22.52 £13.19 £16.25
% change year-on-year +70.74% -18.83% -16.67%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 83058 96626 98206
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.12% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 54225 63683 61934
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £263 £259 £238
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2652 2819 3834
England median hourly rate £18.10 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.74% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.47
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.00 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%

Server Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Server Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Server Technician in England

Server Technician
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Server Technician in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Technician in England

Server Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Technician in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Technician in England

Server Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Server Technician in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Server Technician in England

Server Technician
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Technician within the England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 5 £145 -
East of England - 1 £240 -
Server Technician
UK

Server Technician Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Server Technician 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 England region featuring Server Technician in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 4 (66.67%) MCSE
2 4 (66.67%) MCSA
2 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Change Management
2 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (66.67%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) NHS
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server

Server Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Management
1 4 (66.67%) High Availability
1 4 (66.67%) IT Strategy
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 4 (66.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
1 4 (66.67%) MCSA
1 4 (66.67%) MCSE
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix