The median contractor rate for a Server Support was £225 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 June 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
England / London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 406 409 386
Rank change year-on-year +3 -23  
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 12 15 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.059% 0.070% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.074% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 36
Median daily rate £225 £295 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.72% +31.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £208 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £347 £455 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £291 £275
% change year-on-year -38.19% +5.90%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.00 - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -41.07% +40.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 19415 20367 22175
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.88% 95.27% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 13846 14783 15457
Median daily rate £500 £463 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% +5.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 225 377
Median hourly rate £19.82 £17.89 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.81% -5.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.60 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in London

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support in London

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support in London over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Server Support in London

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support in London

Server Support
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
City of London +3 1 £175 - 1
Paddington - 1 £200 -
Server Support
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 London region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 8 (38.10%) Office 365
5 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (33.33%) VMware
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) Migration
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) DNS
8 5 (23.81%) DHCP
8 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Citrix
9 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco
9 4 (19.05%) LAN
9 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) vSphere
10 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
10 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
10 3 (14.29%) Android
10 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (14.29%) SCCM

Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) DHCP
1 5 (23.81%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) LAN
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
3 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
4 2 (9.52%) IPv6
4 2 (9.52%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (9.52%) SMTP
4 2 (9.52%) Wireless
4 2 (9.52%) WLAN
5 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
5 1 (4.76%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.76%) MPLS
5 1 (4.76%) VoIP
5 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.76%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (19.05%) Mac OS X
6 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) Android
7 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
8 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (4.76%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (4.76%) Unix
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
1 5 (23.81%) Migration
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 3 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (9.52%) Asset Management
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
3 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Ticket Management
4 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (4.76%) High Availability
4 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Release Management
4 1 (4.76%) Server Patching
4 1 (4.76%) Service Management
4 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.52%) VBScript
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MCSE
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) A+ Certification
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) MCDST
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
3 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (19.05%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (4.76%) vCloud
4 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (9.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (9.52%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (9.52%) vCenter Server
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 2 (9.52%) Google
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Sophos
5 1 (4.76%) Apple
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
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