The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IT Support Engineer in their job title 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
IT Support Engineer
Rank 91 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support Engineer 7 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.29% 0.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.30% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £125 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £165 £150
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +1.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.75 £17.00 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £17.00 £20.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
IT Support Engineer
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
1160 1313 1162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.79% 94.05% 92.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 720 629
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £235 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 43 57
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £47.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

IT Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IT Support Engineer in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IT Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IT Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

IT Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IT Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

IT Support Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 3 - -
Redhill - 2 - -
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
IT Support Engineer
South East

IT Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title 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 with IT Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Sysprep
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) DBS Check
3 3 (30.00%) WSUS
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) MS Office
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Back Office
4 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (10.00%) Talend
5 1 (10.00%) Cerion
5 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management

IT Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited IT Support Engineer in their job title 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 with IT Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 1 (10.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (10.00%) Handset
1 1 (10.00%) Ontologies
1 1 (10.00%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) Project Management
1 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (30.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (30.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) HND
3 1 (10.00%) MCDST
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO 9000
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Sysprep
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Cerion
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Greenplum
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) Talend