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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 51 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 38 39 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.72% 2.87% 2.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 3.15% 3.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 16
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£225 £125 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £121 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £226 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £200 £225
% change year-on-year
- -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 15
Average hourly rate £15.75 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.63 £12.90 £8.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £17.05 £22.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.18 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-1.18% +1.20%
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
1297 1237 1117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.84% 90.96% 89.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 680 648 524
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 66 94
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% -17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £11.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.64% -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 5 March 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
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 5 March 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 0 6 £350 +100.00% 5
Cobham - 5 - -
Reigate +13 3 - - 1
Camberley - 3 - -
Woking +2 2 £168 - 1
Leatherhead +1 2 - -
Chertsey - 2 - -
Dorking - 2 £158 -
Egham - 2 - -
Staines -3 1 £200 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - - 1
Godalming - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 66 (69.47%) Windows
2 31 (32.63%) Active Directory
3 28 (29.47%) ITIL
4 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
5 23 (24.21%) MS Office
6 21 (22.11%) Apple
7 20 (21.05%) Windows 7
8 18 (18.95%) VMware
8 18 (18.95%) MS Excel
9 17 (17.89%) Degree
10 13 (13.68%) Firewall
10 13 (13.68%) Windows XP
10 13 (13.68%) Cisco
10 13 (13.68%) WAN
10 13 (13.68%) HP
10 13 (13.68%) Citrix
11 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 11 (11.58%) VPN
11 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
12 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
12 10 (10.53%) MCSE
13 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
13 9 (9.47%) SLA
14 8 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (8.42%) LAN
14 8 (8.42%) Linux
14 8 (8.42%) Lync
15 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (7.37%) SharePoint

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 10 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (8.42%) Lync
3 7 (7.37%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.11%) Apache
5 2 (2.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.11%) JBoss
6 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.05%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (24.21%) MS Office
2 18 (18.95%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.05%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Office 365
2 1 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.68%) Firewall
1 13 (13.68%) WAN
2 11 (11.58%) VPN
3 9 (9.47%) TCP/IP
4 8 (8.42%) LAN
5 6 (6.32%) VoIP
6 5 (5.26%) Wireless
6 5 (5.26%) DNS
7 4 (4.21%) DHCP
7 4 (4.21%) SAN
7 4 (4.21%) Internet
7 4 (4.21%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.16%) Unified Communications
8 3 (3.16%) BGP
8 3 (3.16%) OSPF
8 3 (3.16%) Broadband
9 2 (2.11%) 3G
9 2 (2.11%) Network Security
10 1 (1.05%) HSRP
10 1 (1.05%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (1.05%) MS Access
3 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.05%) MySQL
General
1 6 (6.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.11%) Back Office
3 2 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.05%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.05%) Korean Language
4 1 (1.05%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Military
4 1 (1.05%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) X-Windows
1 1 (1.05%) EDI
1 1 (1.05%) CSS
1 1 (1.05%) .NET
1 1 (1.05%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.16%) NHS
3 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.11%) Clustering
3 2 (2.11%) Statistics
3 2 (2.11%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.05%) iPad
4 1 (1.05%) Open Source
4 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.05%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.05%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 66 (69.47%) Windows
2 20 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 13 (13.68%) Windows XP
4 11 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (8.42%) Linux
6 7 (7.37%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.26%) Mac OS X
9 4 (4.21%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.16%) CentOS
10 3 (3.16%) UNIX
11 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.05%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.47%) ITIL
2 4 (4.21%) CRM
3 3 (3.16%) Incident Management
3 3 (3.16%) Service Management
4 2 (2.11%) ERP
4 2 (2.11%) PRINCE2
4 2 (2.11%) Change Management
4 2 (2.11%) Information Security
4 2 (2.11%) Network Design
4 2 (2.11%) Release Management
4 2 (2.11%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.05%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (1.05%) DevOps
5 1 (1.05%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (1.05%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.05%) Software Deployment
5 1 (1.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL V3
5 1 (1.05%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (1.05%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (17.89%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (10.53%) MCSE
4 8 (8.42%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (7.37%) CCNA
6 6 (6.32%) MCSA
7 4 (4.21%) CCNP
7 4 (4.21%) MCP
8 2 (2.11%) MCITP
8 2 (2.11%) VCP4
9 1 (1.05%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) HNC
9 1 (1.05%) HND
9 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.47%) SLA
2 1 (1.05%) QA
System Software
1 31 (32.63%) Active Directory
2 10 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.16%) Terminal Services
4 2 (2.11%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.11%) VMware Server
4 2 (2.11%) XenApp
5 1 (1.05%) vSphere
5 1 (1.05%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.05%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) SCCM
2 3 (3.16%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.11%) Control-M
3 2 (2.11%) Nagios
3 2 (2.11%) SCOM
4 1 (1.05%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.05%) Casper Suite
4 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.05%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (28.42%) Microsoft
2 21 (22.11%) Apple
3 18 (18.95%) VMware
4 13 (13.68%) Cisco
4 13 (13.68%) HP
4 13 (13.68%) Citrix
5 3 (3.16%) LANDesk
5 3 (3.16%) Altiris
5 3 (3.16%) Oracle
5 3 (3.16%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) IBM
6 2 (2.11%) BMC
6 2 (2.11%) SAP
6 2 (2.11%) Remedy
6 2 (2.11%) CODA
7 1 (1.05%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.05%) Eloqua
7 1 (1.05%) F5
7 1 (1.05%) Google
7 1 (1.05%) Mitel
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