Period
to 20 November 2018

The median contractor rate for a Systems Support was £400 per day in advertised job vacancies in Oxfordshire during the 6 months to 20 November 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.

Systems Support
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 90 107 107
Rank change year-on-year +17 0 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Systems Support 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.17% 0.081% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.084% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £400 - £250
South East median daily rate £388 £263 £250
% change year-on-year +47.62% +5.00% -25.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £25.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £23.00 £12.59
% change year-on-year - +82.68% -20.06%

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 1,134 1,184 1,224
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.09% 95.87% 97.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 820 929 871
Oxfordshire median daily rate £435 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £206
90th Percentile £588 £581 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 36 43
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £17.77 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.55% +4.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £13.75 £10.00 £10.55
90th Percentile £51.88 £62.50 £40.50
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £19.62
% change year-on-year +13.89% -8.25% +7.18%

Systems Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Support in Oxfordshire

Systems Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Systems Support in Oxfordshire

Systems Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Systems Support in Oxfordshire

Systems 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 Systems Support within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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 £400 -
Systems Support
South East

Systems Support Skill Set
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, Systems 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 Systems Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Yammer
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Systems 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 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 2 (100.00%) Yammer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Runbook
1 2 (100.00%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft