The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 97 90 91
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 1 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.083% 0.29% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.35% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.52 £42.00 £11.51
% change year-on-year
-55.91% +264.90%
Benchmarking
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
970 1136 962
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 80.10% 81.38% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 661 632 519
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £288 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 17 36
Average hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +102.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £18.50 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.00 £59.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Benchmarking Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Benchmarking
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Benchmarking Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Benchmarking
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Benchmarking Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Benchmarking
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) VLDB
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability

Benchmarking
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Benchmarking. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) VLDB
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) AWK
1 1 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 1 (100.00%) Korn
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sun
1 1 (100.00%) Veritas