Period
to 17 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Server Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 17 October 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.

Server Support
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 81 97
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.40% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.43% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Reading median daily rate - £275 -
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £275 £225
% change year-on-year +9.09% +22.22% -28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Reading median hourly rate - £19.66 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.59% -
Berkshire median hourly rate - £19.66 £14.50
% change year-on-year - +35.59% -27.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Contract vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 1,325 1,172 1,396
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.57% 92.79% 91.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 664 797
Reading median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £193 £250 £227
90th Percentile £575 £575 £563
Berkshire median daily rate £421 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -0.88% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 65 73
Reading median hourly rate £21.50 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.71% - -28.07%
10th Percentile £10.93 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £44.93 £45.40 £32.56
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.50 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +25.81% +10.71% -35.03%

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in Reading

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support in Reading

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support in Reading