Period
to 19 August 2018

The median contractor rate for a Server Support was £198 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 65 74
Rank change year-on-year +5 +9 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 10 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.53% 0.63% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 0.66% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
Oxford median daily rate £198 £150 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.67% -6.25% -
Oxfordshire median daily rate £198 £145 £160
% change year-on-year +36.21% -9.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Oxford
Contract vacancies in Oxford with a recognized job title 639 609 624
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.01% 96.51% 97.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 474 465
Oxford median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £215
90th Percentile £581 £560 £525
Oxfordshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.06% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 22
Oxford median hourly rate £17.50 £17.77 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.52% +28.77% -11.99%
10th Percentile £10.35 £11.72 £8.80
90th Percentile £45.25 £58.70 £37.40
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £18.25 £17.77 £14.00
% change year-on-year +2.70% +26.93% -15.15%

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in Oxford

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support in Oxford

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Server Support in Oxford over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Server Support in Oxford

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, Server Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Oxford region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) Runbook
5 4 (40.00%) GDPR
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
5 4 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
5 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
5 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
5 4 (40.00%) Apple
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services

Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
1 3 (30.00%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 4 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2005
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Application Packaging
2 4 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (40.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
2 4 (40.00%) Runbook
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Encryption
3 2 (20.00%) Data Security
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (20.00%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) VMware