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 27 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Third Line Support
Rank 88 79 85
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +6
Contract jobs requiring a 3rd Line Support 10 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.75% 0.94% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.79% 0.99% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 2
Median daily rate £222 £275 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.45% -26.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.33 £22.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-3.04% +12.82%
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
1269 1209 1318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.34% 94.97% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 832 668 749
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 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 56 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 £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing 3rd Line Support across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

3rd Line Support Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 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
Weybridge -2 4 £150 -33.33%
Camberley -6 1 £253 -36.87%
Dorking - 1 £325 -
3rd Line Support
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 15 (62.50%) VMware
4 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
5 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (45.83%) Citrix
7 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 9 (37.50%) ITIL
7 9 (37.50%) Linux
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 5 (20.83%) SCCM
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (16.67%) SAN
12 4 (16.67%) CommVault
12 4 (16.67%) MS Office
12 4 (16.67%) LAN
12 4 (16.67%) WAN
12 4 (16.67%) AIX
12 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
13 3 (12.50%) RightFax
13 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
13 3 (12.50%) Server Building
13 3 (12.50%) Data Centre

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 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) SAN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
2 3 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 3 (12.50%) VoIP
2 3 (12.50%) VPN
2 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.17%) 2G
3 1 (4.17%) 3G
3 1 (4.17%) 4G
3 1 (4.17%) LTE
3 1 (4.17%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Back Office
2 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
4 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (16.67%) AIX
7 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.17%) Solaris
8 1 (4.17%) Unix
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 3 (12.50%) B2B
3 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (12.50%) Server Building
3 3 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.50%) DBS Check
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) CCNA
4 1 (4.17%) CCNP
4 1 (4.17%) HNC
4 1 (4.17%) HND
4 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.17%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.50%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) yum
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (45.83%) Citrix
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) CommVault
6 3 (12.50%) Altiris
6 3 (12.50%) EMC
6 3 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (12.50%) Remedy
6 3 (12.50%) RightFax
7 1 (4.17%) AppSense
7 1 (4.17%) CA
7 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.17%) Ericsson
7 1 (4.17%) Lotus
7 1 (4.17%) Veritas