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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 47 33 53
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 43 72 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.27% 5.83% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.55% 6.07% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 38 9
Median daily rate £161 £228 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.12% +13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £145 £139
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £450 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £240 £220
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 5
Median hourly rate £14.75 £18.10 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.50% +29.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £9.38 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £45.00 £16.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

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
945 1186 1353
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.75% 96.11% 95.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 611 784 716
Median daily rate £403 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.42% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 98 51
Median hourly rate £15.00 £24.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.77% +22.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.60 £60.43 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Woking -6 6 £394 +80.00% 2
Farnham - 6 £123 - 2
Guildford +1 5 £200 -12.08% 5
Weybridge +4 4 £150 - 1
Leatherhead +13 2 - -
Egham +3 2 £125 +9.40%
Chertsey - 2 - - 1
Epsom 0 1 £163 -14.47% 1
Camberley -6 1 - -
Reigate - 1 £160 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 51 (62.20%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Windows 7
3 34 (41.46%) MS Office
4 31 (37.80%) Active Directory
5 30 (36.59%) TCP/IP
6 23 (28.05%) Microsoft
7 15 (18.29%) VMware
7 15 (18.29%) Linux
8 14 (17.07%) Office 365
9 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
9 13 (15.85%) Firewall
10 12 (14.63%) Windows XP
10 12 (14.63%) Windows 10
11 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
11 11 (13.41%) LAN
12 9 (10.98%) ITIL
12 9 (10.98%) Windows 8
12 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
13 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (9.76%) Puppet
13 8 (9.76%) VPN
13 8 (9.76%) Python
13 8 (9.76%) SLA
14 7 (8.54%) Cisco
14 7 (8.54%) Internet
14 7 (8.54%) Wireless
14 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
14 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
14 7 (8.54%) Drupal

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 11 (13.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.54%) Drupal
3 6 (7.32%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.88%) CMS
4 4 (4.88%) WordPress
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 34 (41.46%) MS Office
2 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.22%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.07%) Office 365
2 8 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.59%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.85%) Firewall
3 11 (13.41%) LAN
4 8 (9.76%) VPN
5 7 (8.54%) Internet
5 7 (8.54%) Wireless
6 6 (7.32%) DNS
6 6 (7.32%) WAN
7 4 (4.88%) DHCP
7 4 (4.88%) SSH
8 3 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (3.66%) GSM
8 3 (3.66%) LTE
8 3 (3.66%) M3UA
8 3 (3.66%) SCCP
8 3 (3.66%) SCTP
8 3 (3.66%) TCAP
8 3 (3.66%) UMTS
8 3 (3.66%) VoIP
9 2 (2.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) MySQL
1 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.44%) Metasploit
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (6.10%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.88%) Korean Language
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (1.22%) Back Office
5 1 (1.22%) Finance
5 1 (1.22%) Games
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.88%) JSON
1 4 (4.88%) YAML
2 2 (2.44%) .NET
2 2 (2.44%) SOAP
2 2 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (1.22%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.54%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.88%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) DataPower
4 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.44%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.22%) e-Health
5 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.20%) Windows
2 35 (42.68%) Windows 7
3 15 (18.29%) Linux
4 12 (14.63%) Windows 10
4 12 (14.63%) Windows XP
5 9 (10.98%) Windows 8
6 6 (7.32%) Windows Server
7 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.44%) Android
8 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.44%) CentOS
8 2 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.44%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (10.98%) ITIL
2 7 (8.54%) Incident Management
3 6 (7.32%) DevOps
4 4 (4.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (4.88%) Data Protection
4 4 (4.88%) Migration
4 4 (4.88%) Service Management
5 3 (3.66%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.66%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.44%) Data Migration
6 2 (2.44%) Integration Testing
6 2 (2.44%) ITSM
6 2 (2.44%) Load Balancing
6 2 (2.44%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.44%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (2.44%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.44%) Software Licensing
6 2 (2.44%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (2.44%) Time Management
7 1 (1.22%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.76%) Python
3 5 (6.10%) SQL
4 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.88%) Java
5 2 (2.44%) C#
5 2 (2.44%) Perl
5 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
1 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.44%) CCNA
2 2 (2.44%) CCNP
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.22%) ACMT
3 1 (1.22%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.22%) MCDST
3 1 (1.22%) MCSA
3 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (37.80%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) Puppet
2 6 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (6.10%) Ansible
4 3 (3.66%) SCCM
5 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.22%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 23 (28.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.29%) VMware
3 7 (8.54%) Cisco
4 6 (7.32%) Lotus
5 5 (6.10%) HP
6 4 (4.88%) Apple
6 4 (4.88%) LANDesk
7 3 (3.66%) Veeam
8 2 (2.44%) Citrix
8 2 (2.44%) Dell
8 2 (2.44%) Polycom
8 2 (2.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.44%) Remedy
8 2 (2.44%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.22%) Acronis
9 1 (1.22%) AppSense
9 1 (1.22%) F5
9 1 (1.22%) Meraki
9 1 (1.22%) NetQoS
9 1 (1.22%) Riverbed
Surrey
Spectrum IT
Rate: £120 - £140 per day
Posted: 26 days ago