The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had 2nd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Second Line Support
Rank 78 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support 20 16 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.50% 1.24% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.31% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 14
Median daily rate £150 £205 £160
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.82% +28.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £132 £149 £117
10% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £261 £197
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £160 £150
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Median hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
2nd Line Support
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1269 1226 1316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.34% 94.97% 95.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 676 749
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 57 80
Median hourly rate £21.25 £17.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £13.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

2nd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured 2nd Line Support in the job title.

2nd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

2nd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Surrey region.

2nd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

2nd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing 2nd Line Support across the Surrey region.

2nd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

2nd Line Support
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 4 - - 1
Guildford +4 2 £135 -50.90%
Weybridge - 2 £173 - 1
Leatherhead - 1 - -
2nd Line Support
South East

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 2nd Line 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 Surrey region featuring 2nd Line Support in the job title.

1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
3 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
3 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
4 11 (37.93%) MS Office
4 11 (37.93%) Citrix
5 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
6 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
7 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
7 7 (24.14%) Service Management
8 6 (20.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (20.69%) Terminal Services
8 6 (20.69%) DHCP
8 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
8 6 (20.69%) DNS
8 6 (20.69%) ITIL
8 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (20.69%) Office 365
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (17.24%) ThinPrint
9 5 (17.24%) Driving Licence
9 5 (17.24%) XenApp
9 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (17.24%) MCDST
9 5 (17.24%) MCP
9 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
9 5 (17.24%) LAN
9 5 (17.24%) WAN
9 5 (17.24%) SLA

2nd Line Support Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 12 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint
3 5 (17.24%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (37.93%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) DHCP
1 6 (20.69%) DNS
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) Intranet
4 1 (3.45%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.45%) VoIP
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Games
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Blackberry
2 5 (17.24%) Driving Licence
3 3 (10.34%) Smartphone
3 3 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.45%) Handset
5 1 (3.45%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows 7
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows XP
4 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) Android
5 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
5 1 (3.45%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Service Management
2 6 (20.69%) ITIL
3 5 (17.24%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
5 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) MCDST
1 5 (17.24%) MCP
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) A+ Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.69%) Terminal Services
3 5 (17.24%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) SCCM
2 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) Citrix
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.24%) ThinPrint
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco
4 2 (6.90%) Meraki
4 2 (6.90%) Riverbed
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Wyse