The median contractor rate for a Server Support was £250 per day in advertised job vacancies in Hampshire during the 3 months to 30 March 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 Support
South East / Hampshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 119 113
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 1 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.053% 0.31% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.33% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 2
Median daily rate £250 £288 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% -0.86%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £240 £250
% change year-on-year -16.66% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £34.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -44.92% +91.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire. 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
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1766 2125 2009
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 93.29% 95.46% 92.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1045 1418 1143
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 90 127
Median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £11.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76%  

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire that featured Server Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in Hampshire

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support in Hampshire

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support in Hampshire

Server Support
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Southampton - 1 £250 -
Server Support
South East

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Hampshire region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management

Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (25.00%) Server Building
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (25.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (25.00%) EdgeSight
1 1 (25.00%) SafeCom
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
1 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Citrix
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) BT
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) IronPort
2 1 (25.00%) Symantec