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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 75 85 81
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 15 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.26% 0.56% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.59% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 1 3
Median daily rate £150 £170 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £170 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £290
UK excluding London median daily rate £160 £150 £188
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £13.50 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -
IT 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
1148 1350 1207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.07% 94.67% 94.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 789 719
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 50 50
Median hourly rate £27.31 £25.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% +47.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.15 £45.00 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 31 August 2016.

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 31 August 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
Guildford +11 4 £140 - 3
Egham +9 3 £145 -
Epsom +6 2 £200 -
Leatherhead - 1 £150 - 2
Reigate - 1 £263 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £140 -
Weybridge - 1 £160 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, 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 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
4 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
5 7 (22.58%) CRM
5 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
6 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
6 5 (16.13%) LAN
6 5 (16.13%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) Adobe
6 5 (16.13%) Marketing
6 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
7 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (12.90%) Sage X3
7 4 (12.90%) Skype
7 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
7 4 (12.90%) Social Media
7 4 (12.90%) WAN
7 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
7 4 (12.90%) ERP
7 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
7 4 (12.90%) Apple
7 4 (12.90%) Sage
7 4 (12.90%) Wireless
7 4 (12.90%) CMS
8 3 (9.68%) SEO
8 3 (9.68%) Advertising
8 3 (9.68%) Intranet

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 5 (16.13%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) CMS
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.90%) Skype for Business
3 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) IBM Notes
3 3 (9.68%) Umbraco
3 3 (9.68%) WordPress
4 1 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (9.68%) InDesign
2 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) Photoshop
3 1 (3.23%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Sage X3
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.23%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.13%) LAN
2 4 (12.90%) Skype
2 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 4 (12.90%) WAN
2 4 (12.90%) Wireless
3 3 (9.68%) Intranet
4 2 (6.45%) DHCP
4 2 (6.45%) DNS
4 2 (6.45%) Internet
5 1 (3.23%) ADSL
5 1 (3.23%) ISDN
5 1 (3.23%) PSTN
5 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (16.13%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Games
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Blackberry
1 4 (12.90%) Social Media
2 2 (6.45%) Blog
2 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.45%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.23%) BYOD
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) iPhone
3 1 (3.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 17 (54.84%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
3 7 (22.58%) Windows 10
4 5 (16.13%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.68%) Android
5 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) CRM
2 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) ERP
3 4 (12.90%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (9.68%) Content Management
4 3 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (9.68%) Document Management
4 3 (9.68%) SEO
5 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.45%) Software Audit
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Email Filtering
6 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (3.23%) Online Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
6 1 (3.23%) Social Media Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Adobe
3 4 (12.90%) Apple
3 4 (12.90%) Sage
4 3 (9.68%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (9.68%) FrontRange
4 3 (9.68%) Lotus
5 2 (6.45%) arcserve
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) Dell
5 2 (6.45%) Meraki
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Intel
6 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.23%) Kaspersky
6 1 (3.23%) Remedy
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) ServiceNow
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Xerox