The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Engineer
Rank 42 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 45 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.89% 1.98% 3.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 2.08% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 12 19
Median daily rate £177 £146 £235
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.72% -37.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £95 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £350 £378
UK excluding London median daily rate £240 £217 £225
% change year-on-year
+10.85% -3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 11
Median hourly rate £11.60 £20.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £15.55 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.32 £27.60 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.38
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
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
1115 1345 1294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.37% 95.19% 94.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 771 798 740
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 49 67
Median hourly rate £17.40 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.22 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £44.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

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 30 September 2016.

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
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 Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 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 +4 9 £375 +60.42% 5
Leatherhead +19 6 £475 +18.89%
Egham +14 4 £145 -
Farnham - 4 £105 - 1
Chertsey - 3 £150 - 1
Caterham - 2 - - 1
Woking - 2 £500 - 2
Redhill +2 1 £175 -
Reigate - 1 £263 -
Staines - 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £140 -
Weybridge - 1 £160 -
Addlestone - 1 - -
Camberley - 1 £245 - 4
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Support Engineer 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 59 (63.44%) Windows
2 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
3 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
3 28 (30.11%) MS Office
3 28 (30.11%) Windows 7
4 25 (26.88%) Windows Server
5 22 (23.66%) VMware
6 19 (20.43%) ITIL
6 19 (20.43%) TCP/IP
7 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 16 (17.20%) Linux
8 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (16.13%) Windows XP
10 12 (12.90%) Cisco
11 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
11 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
11 11 (11.83%) Citrix
12 10 (10.75%) MS Exchange
12 10 (10.75%) Skype for Business
12 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
12 10 (10.75%) Skype
12 10 (10.75%) Data Centre
12 10 (10.75%) Windows 10
13 9 (9.68%) Service Management
13 9 (9.68%) Firewall
13 9 (9.68%) VPN
14 8 (8.60%) LAN
14 8 (8.60%) HP
14 8 (8.60%) Blackberry
14 8 (8.60%) Red Hat

Support Engineer 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 10 (10.75%) MS Exchange
1 10 (10.75%) Skype for Business
2 7 (7.53%) Apache
3 5 (5.38%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.08%) CMS
6 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.08%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (30.11%) MS Office
2 18 (19.35%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.45%) MS Visio
4 5 (5.38%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.08%) InDesign
5 1 (1.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Sage X3
1 1 (1.08%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (1.08%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (20.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (10.75%) Skype
3 9 (9.68%) Firewall
3 9 (9.68%) VPN
4 8 (8.60%) LAN
5 7 (7.53%) WAN
6 6 (6.45%) DNS
6 6 (6.45%) Internet
6 6 (6.45%) SAN
7 5 (5.38%) Ethernet
7 5 (5.38%) LDAP
7 5 (5.38%) Reverse Proxy
7 5 (5.38%) SSH
8 4 (4.30%) FTP
8 4 (4.30%) Wireless
9 3 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (3.23%) DHCP
9 3 (3.23%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.15%) Intranet
10 2 (2.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.23%) MySQL
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.08%) Redis
2 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Eclipse
1 2 (2.15%) IntelliJ
1 2 (2.15%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.15%) JUnit
1 2 (2.15%) Maven
1 2 (2.15%) Metasploit
1 2 (2.15%) Subversion
2 1 (1.08%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (5.38%) Korean Language
2 2 (2.15%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.08%) Local Government
3 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.08%) Marketing
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.53%) SAML
2 4 (4.30%) Web Services
2 4 (4.30%) XML
3 2 (2.15%) .NET
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.15%) CSS
3 2 (2.15%) EDI
3 2 (2.15%) HTML
3 2 (2.15%) Java EE
3 2 (2.15%) LAMP
4 1 (1.08%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.75%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.60%) Blackberry
2 8 (8.60%) Driving Licence
3 5 (5.38%) PKI
4 2 (2.15%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.08%) BYOD
5 1 (1.08%) e-Health
5 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) iPad
5 1 (1.08%) iPhone
5 1 (1.08%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.08%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.08%) Social Media
5 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 59 (63.44%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Windows 7
3 25 (26.88%) Windows Server
4 16 (17.20%) Linux
5 15 (16.13%) Windows XP
6 10 (10.75%) Windows 10
6 10 (10.75%) Windows 8
7 8 (8.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.38%) Windows NT
8 5 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (4.30%) Unix
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (2.15%) CentOS
11 2 (2.15%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.08%) AIX
12 1 (1.08%) Android
12 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.43%) ITIL
2 9 (9.68%) Service Management
3 6 (6.45%) Incident Management
3 6 (6.45%) ITSM
4 5 (5.38%) Identity Management
4 5 (5.38%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 5 (5.38%) Software Licensing
4 5 (5.38%) System Integration Testing
4 5 (5.38%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 4 (4.30%) Service Delivery
6 3 (3.23%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.23%) Integration Testing
6 3 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.23%) Migration
7 2 (2.15%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (2.15%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.15%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.15%) Server Building
7 2 (2.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.15%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) Shell Script
2 7 (7.53%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.38%) Java
4 4 (4.30%) Perl
4 4 (4.30%) PHP
4 4 (4.30%) Python
5 3 (3.23%) SQL
6 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (11.83%) SC Cleared
1 11 (11.83%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.30%) Degree
2 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.15%) MCSE
4 1 (1.08%) CCNA
4 1 (1.08%) CCNP
4 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.08%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.08%) MCP
4 1 (1.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.38%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (39.78%) Active Directory
2 16 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.38%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (5.38%) vSphere
4 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 2 (2.15%) vCloud
5 2 (2.15%) XenApp
6 1 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) SCCM
2 4 (4.30%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.23%) Ansible
3 3 (3.23%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.15%) Puppet
4 2 (2.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.15%) yum
5 1 (1.08%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.08%) OpenView
5 1 (1.08%) SCOM
5 1 (1.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (30.11%) Microsoft
2 22 (23.66%) VMware
3 12 (12.90%) Cisco
4 11 (11.83%) Citrix
5 8 (8.60%) HP
5 8 (8.60%) Red Hat
6 5 (5.38%) Lotus
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle
6 5 (5.38%) ServiceNow
7 4 (4.30%) Apple
7 4 (4.30%) Meraki
7 4 (4.30%) Symantec
8 3 (3.23%) Intel
8 3 (3.23%) Remedy
8 3 (3.23%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.15%) Adobe
9 2 (2.15%) F5
9 2 (2.15%) ThinPrint
9 2 (2.15%) Xerox
10 1 (1.08%) Dell
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