The median contractor rate for a Server Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 29 March 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 West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 37 -
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.76% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £220 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £240 £250
% change year-on-year -16.66% -4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £34.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -44.92% +91.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 195 260 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.53% 98.86% 96.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 139 212
Median daily rate £350 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £250 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 52 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £41.80 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +138.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.78 £17.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £57.00 £45.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured Server Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in Somerset

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support in Somerset

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support in Somerset

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Somerset region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012

Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Asset Management
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft