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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Support
Rank 90 86 82
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -4
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 9 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.71% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 0.65% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £255 £170 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £170 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £170 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £150 £158 £153
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +3.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.16 - £18.63
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 - £17.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 - £19.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £13.87 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +2.74%
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
1202 1229 1262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 95.17% 94.54% 95.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 786 701 722
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.02% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 49 65
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -26.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £41.50 £135.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

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 29 June 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 29 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
Epsom -4 1 - -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Egham - 1 - -
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (42.31%) MS Office
4 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
5 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
6 6 (23.08%) DNS
6 6 (23.08%) DHCP
7 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
7 4 (15.38%) LAN
7 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
8 3 (11.54%) Banking
8 3 (11.54%) WAN
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL
8 3 (11.54%) CRM
8 3 (11.54%) SLA
8 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (11.54%) Service Management
8 3 (11.54%) ITSM
8 3 (11.54%) Finance
8 3 (11.54%) Legal
9 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (7.69%) Remedy
9 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 2 (7.69%) VPN
9 2 (7.69%) MCSE
9 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.69%) Marketing
9 2 (7.69%) Degree
9 2 (7.69%) Smartphone

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 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DHCP
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 1 (3.85%) ADSL
5 1 (3.85%) Firewall
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) ISDN
5 1 (3.85%) PSTN
5 1 (3.85%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (3.85%) Wireless
General
1 3 (11.54%) Banking
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Advertising
3 1 (3.85%) Back Office
3 1 (3.85%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Smartphone
2 2 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) BYOD
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 15 (57.69%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows 7
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.85%) Android
6 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) CRM
1 3 (11.54%) ITIL
1 3 (11.54%) ITSM
1 3 (11.54%) Service Management
2 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
2 2 (7.69%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Document Management
3 1 (3.85%) Email Filtering
3 1 (3.85%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.85%) Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) A+ Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCNA
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) DBS Check
2 1 (3.85%) HND
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.85%) Sysprep
2 1 (3.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) LANDesk
3 2 (7.69%) Remedy
4 1 (3.85%) Apple
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Intel
4 1 (3.85%) Intel Security
4 1 (3.85%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) Symantec
4 1 (3.85%) Xerox