The median contractor rate for a Server Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 28 June 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
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 120 114
Contract jobs requiring a Server Support 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - 0.049% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.051% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £475 £115
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +313.04%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £180 £295 £275
% change year-on-year -38.98% +7.27%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £28.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -42.85% +40.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1409 1960 1992
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.64% 96.31% 94.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 952 1345 1376
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 40 60
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.60 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.97% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.20 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.05 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Server Support
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Server Support in West Yorkshire

Server Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Server Support in West Yorkshire

Server Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Server Support in West Yorkshire

Server Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Server Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Email Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager

Server Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Email Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Dell
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) VMware