The table below looks at the statistics for Benchmarking skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Benchmarking over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Benchmarking
Rank 90 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Benchmarking 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.40% 0.077% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.49% 0.100% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £550 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +71.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £408 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +20.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.19
% change year-on-year
- -14.43%
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
1016 1004 1054
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 81.61% 76.93% 77.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 678 575 617
Median daily rate £430 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 23 43
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £52.19 £59.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Benchmarking
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Benchmarking as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 Benchmarking within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Staines - 5 - -
Benchmarking
South East

Benchmarking
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Benchmarking also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Benchmarking.

1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
1 4 (44.44%) QA
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 1 (11.11%) Ericsson
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) SLA
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM

Benchmarking
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:

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) QA Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Sourcing Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Quality Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Category Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Procurement Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) SDLC
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
2 3 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (22.22%) Test Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Ericsson