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 1 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 53 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 42 39 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.83% 2.65% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.04% 2.87% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 17
Average daily rate
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£260 £123 £133
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+112.24% -7.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £116 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £197 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £207 £200 £230
% change year-on-year
+3.50% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 12
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.33 £13.00 £8.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £16.71 £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
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
1381 1357 1183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.06% 92.12% 91.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 730 568
Average daily rate £375 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £198 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 70 87
Average hourly rate £18.90 £18.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.16% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.35% -2.85%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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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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
Guildford +4 6 £300 +172.72% 4
Camberley - 5 £260 -
Reigate +12 3 - - 1
Cobham - 3 - -
Woking +3 2 £168 +45.65%
Dorking - 2 £158 -
Egham - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Staines -1 1 £200 - 2
Walton-on-Thames - 1 - -
Chertsey - 1 - - 1
Redhill - - - - 2
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 63 (69.23%) Windows
2 30 (32.97%) Microsoft
3 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 28 (30.77%) ITIL
4 20 (21.98%) Windows 7
5 19 (20.88%) Apple
6 18 (19.78%) MS Office
7 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
8 15 (16.48%) Windows XP
8 15 (16.48%) Degree
9 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 12 (13.19%) Cisco
10 12 (13.19%) VPN
10 12 (13.19%) Firewall
11 11 (12.09%) WAN
12 10 (10.99%) VMware
12 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (10.99%) Lync
13 9 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
13 9 (9.89%) LAN
14 8 (8.79%) CCNP
14 8 (8.79%) CCNA
14 8 (8.79%) Citrix
14 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (7.69%) SLA
15 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (7.69%) HP
15 7 (7.69%) CRM

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Lync
3 6 (6.59%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.40%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.20%) IIS
5 2 (2.20%) JBoss
5 2 (2.20%) Apache
5 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.10%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (19.78%) MS Office
2 17 (18.68%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.59%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (13.19%) VPN
1 12 (13.19%) Firewall
2 11 (12.09%) WAN
3 9 (9.89%) TCP/IP
3 9 (9.89%) LAN
4 6 (6.59%) VoIP
5 5 (5.49%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (5.49%) Wireless
6 4 (4.40%) DNS
6 4 (4.40%) DHCP
6 4 (4.40%) Unified Communications
6 4 (4.40%) Network Security
7 3 (3.30%) SAN
7 3 (3.30%) OSPF
7 3 (3.30%) BGP
7 3 (3.30%) Broadband
8 2 (2.20%) 3G
8 2 (2.20%) Internet
9 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
9 1 (1.10%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.10%) DTS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Subversion
1 1 (1.10%) JIRA
1 1 (1.10%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.10%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 2 (2.20%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.10%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.10%) Korean Language
4 1 (1.10%) Publishing
4 1 (1.10%) Automotive
4 1 (1.10%) Military
4 1 (1.10%) Back Office
4 1 (1.10%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) HTML
1 2 (2.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.10%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.10%) jQuery
2 1 (1.10%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.10%) EDI
2 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.10%) COM+
2 1 (1.10%) CSS
2 1 (1.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.30%) NHS
3 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.20%) Statistics
3 2 (2.20%) Clustering
4 1 (1.10%) PKI
4 1 (1.10%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.10%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.10%) User Experience
4 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.10%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 63 (69.23%) Windows
2 20 (21.98%) Windows 7
3 15 (16.48%) Windows XP
4 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (7.69%) Linux
6 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.40%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.30%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.30%) CentOS
8 3 (3.30%) UNIX
9 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.10%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (30.77%) ITIL
2 7 (7.69%) CRM
3 4 (4.40%) Incident Management
3 4 (4.40%) Network Design
4 3 (3.30%) ITIL V3
4 3 (3.30%) Service Management
4 3 (3.30%) Change Management
5 2 (2.20%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.20%) ERP
5 2 (2.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (1.10%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.10%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.10%) Content Management
6 1 (1.10%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.10%) Web Development
6 1 (1.10%) Release Management
6 1 (1.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (1.10%) Time Management
6 1 (1.10%) System Testing
6 1 (1.10%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.40%) SQL
2 1 (1.10%) VB6
2 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.10%) C
2 1 (1.10%) C#
2 1 (1.10%) VBScript
2 1 (1.10%) VB
2 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (16.48%) Degree
2 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (8.79%) CCNP
4 8 (8.79%) CCNA
5 7 (7.69%) MCSE
6 4 (4.40%) MCSA
6 4 (4.40%) MCP
7 2 (2.20%) HND
7 2 (2.20%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.20%) MCITP
7 2 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.10%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.10%) MCAD
8 1 (1.10%) MCSD
8 1 (1.10%) HNC
8 1 (1.10%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
4 1 (1.10%) vSphere
4 1 (1.10%) XenApp
4 1 (1.10%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.10%) Firmware
4 1 (1.10%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (4.40%) SCCM
1 4 (4.40%) SCOM
2 2 (2.20%) Nagios
3 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.10%) WSUS
3 1 (1.10%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.10%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.10%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 30 (32.97%) Microsoft
2 19 (20.88%) Apple
3 12 (13.19%) Cisco
4 10 (10.99%) VMware
5 8 (8.79%) Citrix
6 7 (7.69%) HP
7 3 (3.30%) Altiris
7 3 (3.30%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.30%) CheckPoint
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle
8 2 (2.20%) SAP
8 2 (2.20%) Remedy
8 2 (2.20%) Avaya
8 2 (2.20%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.20%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.10%) Mitel
9 1 (1.10%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.10%) F5
9 1 (1.10%) Eloqua
9 1 (1.10%) CODA
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