The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Guildford region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 14 18 26
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 2 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.25% 5.84% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.35% 6.29% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £288 £275 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% +44.73%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £215 £210
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.70 £17.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-7.64% +9.67%
Support Engineer
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
85 143 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 95.51% 92.86% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 88 81
Median daily rate £400 £330 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% -8.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 8
Median hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.63 £14.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.05 £19.31 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Guildford region that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Support Engineer across the Guildford region.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Support Engineer across the Guildford region.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Support Engineer 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 Guildford region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (40.00%) Skype
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SLA
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) CommVault
3 1 (20.00%) arcserve
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) MCSA
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) Simpana
3 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) MCDST

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford 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 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) Skype
1 2 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) Simpana
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) arcserve
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (20.00%) VMware