The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had IT Support featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
South East / Surrey
Rank 69 77 76
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 6 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.65% 1.26% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.30% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 5
Median daily rate £143 £200 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £140 £118
10% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £260 £241
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £143 £163
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -12.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 3
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% -40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £13.87
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -2.66%

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
874 1154 1325
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.98% 96.57% 94.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 528 764 717
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 70 51
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £56.12 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.08
% change year-on-year
- +8.83%

IT Support
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

IT Support Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IT Support
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IT Support Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

IT Support
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IT Support across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

IT Support Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

IT Support
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IT Support Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

IT 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 IT Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 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
Farnham -6 2 £135 -
Egham - 1 £125 -
Epsom - 1 £150 -
Guildford - 1 - - 2
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT 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 IT Support in the job title.

1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
3 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 11 (40.74%) MS Office
4 7 (25.93%) ITIL
4 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
5 6 (22.22%) Apple
6 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
6 5 (18.52%) Office 365
6 5 (18.52%) Android
6 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
7 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
7 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
7 4 (14.81%) Adobe
7 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
8 3 (11.11%) IBM Notes
8 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 3 (11.11%) ERP
8 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
8 3 (11.11%) Sage
8 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (11.11%) Lotus
8 3 (11.11%) CMS
8 3 (11.11%) Sage X3
8 3 (11.11%) iPad
8 3 (11.11%) Marketing
9 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing

IT 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) CMS
2 3 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.41%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.41%) WordPress
4 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (7.41%) InDesign
3 2 (7.41%) Photoshop
4 1 (3.70%) MS Project
4 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) Intranet
1 2 (7.41%) LAN
1 2 (7.41%) Skype
1 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) WAN
2 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Advertising
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) Social Media
3 1 (3.70%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (18.52%) Android
2 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
2 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
3 4 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 4 (14.81%) Mac OS X
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 10
3 4 (14.81%) Windows 8
4 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) CRM
2 3 (11.11%) ERP
3 2 (7.41%) Content Management
3 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
3 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (7.41%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.41%) SEO
3 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.70%) Document Management
4 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITSM
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.70%) Online Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Software Audit
4 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (3.70%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (48.15%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 6 (22.22%) Apple
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe
4 3 (11.11%) Lotus
4 3 (11.11%) Sage
5 2 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) HEAT Software
5 2 (7.41%) ServiceNow
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) arcserve
6 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky