Period
to 27 May 2018

The median contractor rate for a Windows Server Support was £153 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxford during the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Windows Server Support
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 61 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 -1 -
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Server Support 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.50% 0.51% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.52% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 1
Oxford median daily rate £153 £150 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.67% -46.43% -
10th Percentile £140 £126 £270
90th Percentile £325 £150 £290
Oxfordshire median daily rate £153 £150 £280
% change year-on-year +1.67% -46.43% +86.67%
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 657 578 533
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.65% 98.13% 96.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 425 410
Oxford median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.84% -5.00%
10th Percentile £259 £209 £188
90th Percentile £590 £580 £531
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 28
Oxford median hourly rate £16.50 £17.60 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +25.71% -3.45%
10th Percentile £10.00 £11.16 £8.80
90th Percentile £20.98 £77.50 £40.88
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £14.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -12.50%

Windows Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server Support in Oxford

Windows Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Server Support in Oxford

Windows Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server Support in Oxford over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Server Support in Oxford

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, Windows 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 Windows Server Support in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Microsoft Office
3 6 (60.00%) VoIP
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Apache
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 5 (50.00%) IIS
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (40.00%) Runbook
5 4 (40.00%) GDPR
5 4 (40.00%) Apple
5 4 (40.00%) DHCP
5 4 (40.00%) Web Services
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
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%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) SCCM
5 4 (40.00%) Migration

Windows 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) 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%) VoIP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) Network Security
3 4 (40.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (10.00%) FTP
4 1 (10.00%) SMTP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (40.00%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Web Services
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
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
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%) Runbook
2 4 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Intune
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Apple