Period
to 7 April 2020

The median contractor rate for a Server Support was £140 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 7 April 2020.

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
7 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 70 108
Rank change year-on-year +22 +38 -16
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 5 1 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.02% 0.13% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 0.13% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £140 - £140
South East median daily rate £245 £340 £143
% change year-on-year -27.94% +138.60% -26.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £14.00 - -

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 471 784 1,240
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 98.12% 97.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 575 912
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £170 £158 £261
90th Percentile £575 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £436 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -3.09% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 38
Median hourly rate £20.90 £20.36 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.68% +19.74% +3.03%
10th Percentile £10.95 £15.00 £10.00
90th Percentile £49.30 £48.75 £53.75
Median hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £18.05
% change year-on-year -5.00% +10.79% +3.57%

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in Oxfordshire

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Server Support in Oxfordshire.

Daily rate trend for Server Support in Oxfordshire

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Server Support in Oxfordshire.

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 7 April 2020. 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 +22 5 £140 - 1
Server Support
South East

Server Support Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 7 April 2020, 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 Oxfordshire region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) IIS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Self-Motivation

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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft