The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had 3rd Line Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 81 91 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 2 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.19% 0.67% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.70% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £425 £220 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+93.18% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £259 £260
% change year-on-year
+6.28% -0.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -24.36%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £22.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -6.25%
3rd 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
998 1292 1479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.51% 95.63% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 839 798
Median daily rate £419 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 41 81
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £46.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

3rd Line Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured 3rd Line Support in the job title.

3rd Line Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

3rd Line Support
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

3rd Line Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

3rd Line Support Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3rd 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 3rd Line Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
Guildford -4 1 £425 +102.38%
Woking - 1 - - 1
3rd Line Support
South East

3rd Line Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 3rd 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 3rd Line Support in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) DNS
3 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) Office 365
6 2 (20.00%) SCCM
6 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) CentOS
6 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
6 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (20.00%) Puppet
6 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) SMTP
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) FTP
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) Python

3rd 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) FTP
3 2 (20.00%) SMTP
3 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 1 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (10.00%) Intranet
4 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
4 1 (10.00%) LAN
4 1 (10.00%) Skype
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (10.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) CentOS
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (10.00%) MCDST
1 1 (10.00%) MCSE
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Puppet
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (10.00%) AppSense
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Sybase