Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for Virtual Servers skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Servers over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the 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.

Virtual Servers
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 105 91
Contract jobs citing Virtual Servers 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire - 0.16% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category - 0.86% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Oxfordshire median daily rate - £400 -
South East median daily rate £383 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -4.38% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £29.25

Virtual Servers is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 163 232 150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 18.13% 18.99% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 180 88
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +24.48%
10th Percentile £150 £140 £178
90th Percentile £560 £588 £488
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 13
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -20.00% +20.69%
10th Percentile £16.30 £10.00 £13.69
90th Percentile £44.75 £46.40 £36.80
South East median hourly rate £15.86 £16.16 £15.00
% change year-on-year -1.86% +7.73% -11.76%

Virtual Servers
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Virtual Servers as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Servers in Oxfordshire

Virtual Servers
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Servers in Oxfordshire

Virtual Servers
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Virtual Servers in Oxfordshire