The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 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
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 51 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 45 41 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.04% 3.09% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 3.34% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 19 16
Average daily rate
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£200 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £124 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £353 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £221 £250 £225
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 9
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.44
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.30% -3.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £9.46 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £13.99 £152.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.13 £13.87 £15.13
% change year-on-year
+1.83% -8.29%
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
1368 1229 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.37% 92.75% 91.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 760 621
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 61 98
Average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -24.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -7.65%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014.

Support Engineer Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

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 Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 October 2014. 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
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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
Camberley - 4 - -
Woking +3 3 £360 -
Farnham +3 2 £110 -26.66% 1
Guildford -13 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £148 - 2
Dorking - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - - 1
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Staines - - - - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 51 (70.83%) Windows
2 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
3 23 (31.94%) MS Office
3 23 (31.94%) Windows 7
4 22 (30.56%) VMware
4 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
5 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (20.83%) Windows XP
7 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
8 12 (16.67%) ITIL
9 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
9 11 (15.28%) Citrix
9 11 (15.28%) Cisco
10 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (12.50%) HP
12 8 (11.11%) DNS
12 8 (11.11%) Apple
12 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
13 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (9.72%) Finance
13 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (9.72%) SLA
14 6 (8.33%) MCSE
14 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
14 6 (8.33%) Degree
14 6 (8.33%) SCCM
15 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
15 5 (6.94%) WAN
15 5 (6.94%) DHCP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region that cited 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.28%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.17%) IBM Notes
2 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.39%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.39%) Lync
4 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.39%) Node.js
4 1 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.39%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (31.94%) MS Office
2 14 (19.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.39%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) CODA-Financials
1 1 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.11%) DNS
2 5 (6.94%) Firewall
2 5 (6.94%) WAN
2 5 (6.94%) DHCP
3 4 (5.56%) VPN
3 4 (5.56%) Wireless
3 4 (5.56%) SAN
3 4 (5.56%) 3G
4 3 (4.17%) Internet
4 3 (4.17%) LAN
5 2 (2.78%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.78%) 2G
5 2 (2.78%) HSPA
5 2 (2.78%) LTE
5 2 (2.78%) 4G
5 2 (2.78%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (1.39%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.39%) SSL
6 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.39%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.39%) MS Access
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Introscope
General
1 7 (9.72%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.39%) Back Office
4 1 (1.39%) Electronics
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.39%) Military
4 1 (1.39%) Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.39%) HTML
1 1 (1.39%) CSS
1 1 (1.39%) Middleware
1 1 (1.39%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.17%) Clustering
2 3 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.78%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.39%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.39%) DTV
4 1 (1.39%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.39%) iPhone
4 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.39%) Open Source
4 1 (1.39%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 51 (70.83%) Windows
2 23 (31.94%) Windows 7
3 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (20.83%) Windows XP
5 10 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.72%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.17%) Mac OS X
8 3 (4.17%) Linux
9 2 (2.78%) CentOS
9 2 (2.78%) UNIX
10 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (5.56%) Network Design
3 2 (2.78%) Incident Management
3 2 (2.78%) Migration
3 2 (2.78%) Information Security
3 2 (2.78%) Configuration Management
3 2 (2.78%) Project Management
3 2 (2.78%) Service Management
3 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
3 2 (2.78%) Change Management
3 2 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (2.78%) Load Balancing
3 2 (2.78%) Problem Management
3 2 (2.78%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (1.39%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (1.39%) Release Management
4 1 (1.39%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (1.39%) ITIL V2
4 1 (1.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (1.39%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.78%) Java
2 2 (2.78%) Perl
2 2 (2.78%) PHP
3 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.39%) Python
3 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.39%) Groovy
3 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 6 (8.33%) MCSE
3 5 (6.94%) CCNA
3 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.56%) MCSA
4 4 (5.56%) MCP
5 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.78%) CCNP
6 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (1.39%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 29 (40.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (6.94%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.56%) XenApp
5 3 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.78%) ISA Server
6 2 (2.78%) vSphere
7 1 (1.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.39%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (8.33%) SCCM
2 4 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.78%) Control-M
4 1 (1.39%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.39%) WSUS
4 1 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (30.56%) Microsoft
1 22 (30.56%) VMware
2 11 (15.28%) Cisco
2 11 (15.28%) Citrix
3 9 (12.50%) HP
4 8 (11.11%) Apple
5 4 (5.56%) Ericsson
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle
6 3 (4.17%) IBM
6 3 (4.17%) JBoss
6 3 (4.17%) Juniper
6 3 (4.17%) Altiris
6 3 (4.17%) Lotus
7 2 (2.78%) NEC
7 2 (2.78%) Symantec
7 2 (2.78%) McAfee
7 2 (2.78%) Huawei
7 2 (2.78%) BMC
7 2 (2.78%) Nokia
8 1 (1.39%) CODA
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