Period
to 23 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Server Support was £140 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 23 November 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 > Oxfordshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 108 103
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 -24
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.079% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.081% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate £140 £260 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.15% - -
South East median daily rate £275 £260 £305
% change year-on-year +5.77% -14.75% +22.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £17.75
South East median hourly rate £22.58 - £21.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. 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
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies in Oxfordshire with a recognized job title 1179 1236 1275
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.85% 97.63% 97.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 921 871 905
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £200 £213
90th Percentile £588 £538 £520
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 47 74
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.77 £17.43 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.95% +7.26% +4.84%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.65 £9.98
90th Percentile £62.50 £40.00 £54.25
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.28% +6.08% +15.63%

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in Oxfordshire

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support in Oxfordshire

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support in Oxfordshire

Server Support
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Oxford - 2 £150 -
Witney - 2 £140 -
Server Support
South East

Server Support Skill Set
Top 26 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Sophos
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) ADSL
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) PBX
3 2 (50.00%) VoIP
3 2 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) SQL

Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) ADSL
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Network Security
1 2 (50.00%) PBX
1 2 (50.00%) VoIP
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft