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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 52 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 35 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.73% 2.10% 1.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 2.27% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 8
Average daily rate
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£275 £170 £130
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.76% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £114 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £260 £155
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £200 £240
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 9
Average hourly rate £15.13 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.03% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.00%
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
1195 1279 1086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.29% 92.55% 93.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 651 739 541
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £205 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £489 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 73 85
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +1.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.49 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.25 £51.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +11 8 £275 +44.73% 6
Camberley -6 4 £260 -
Reigate +6 2 - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £300 - 1
Staines +6 1 - -
Chertsey +1 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 46 (63.01%) Windows
2 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
3 20 (27.40%) ITIL
4 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
5 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
6 15 (20.55%) MS Office
7 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
8 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
8 13 (17.81%) Cisco
8 13 (17.81%) Lync
9 11 (15.07%) VPN
9 11 (15.07%) Windows XP
9 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (13.70%) CCNA
11 9 (12.33%) Apple
11 9 (12.33%) CCNP
11 9 (12.33%) WAN
11 9 (12.33%) Firewall
12 8 (10.96%) LAN
12 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
12 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (9.59%) VMware
13 7 (9.59%) Degree
13 7 (9.59%) SCOM
13 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
14 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
14 6 (8.22%) CRM
15 5 (6.85%) Linux
15 5 (6.85%) HND
15 5 (6.85%) VoIP

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (17.81%) MS Exchange
1 13 (17.81%) Lync
2 7 (9.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.74%) JBoss
4 2 (2.74%) Apache
4 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.37%) IIS
5 1 (1.37%) CMS
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) MS Office
2 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Office 365
2 1 (1.37%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.07%) VPN
2 9 (12.33%) WAN
2 9 (12.33%) Firewall
3 8 (10.96%) LAN
3 8 (10.96%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.85%) VoIP
4 5 (6.85%) DHCP
4 5 (6.85%) DNS
4 5 (6.85%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (5.48%) Network Security
6 3 (4.11%) Broadband
6 3 (4.11%) SAN
6 3 (4.11%) BGP
6 3 (4.11%) OSPF
6 3 (4.11%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.37%) ISDN
7 1 (1.37%) FTP
7 1 (1.37%) MPLS
7 1 (1.37%) Intranet
7 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.37%) DTS
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.37%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.37%) Subversion
1 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.48%) Finance
3 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.37%) Publishing
4 1 (1.37%) Automotive
4 1 (1.37%) Back Office
4 1 (1.37%) Electronics
4 1 (1.37%) Japanese Language
4 1 (1.37%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.37%) COM+
2 1 (1.37%) CSS
2 1 (1.37%) XML
2 1 (1.37%) .NET
2 1 (1.37%) EDI
2 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.37%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) PKI
1 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.11%) NHS
3 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) BYOD
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
4 1 (1.37%) Statistics
4 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 46 (63.01%) Windows
2 16 (21.92%) Windows 7
3 11 (15.07%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.85%) Linux
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.11%) Mac OS X
6 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.11%) CentOS
7 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.74%) UNIX
8 1 (1.37%) Solaris
8 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (27.40%) ITIL
2 6 (8.22%) CRM
3 5 (6.85%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (5.48%) Network Design
5 3 (4.11%) Change Management
6 2 (2.74%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.74%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.74%) Service Management
6 2 (2.74%) ERP
7 1 (1.37%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.37%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.37%) Migration
7 1 (1.37%) SEO
7 1 (1.37%) ITSM
7 1 (1.37%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.37%) DevOps
7 1 (1.37%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.37%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.37%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.11%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) C#
2 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.37%) VBScript
2 1 (1.37%) VB
2 1 (1.37%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.37%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.70%) CCNA
3 9 (12.33%) CCNP
4 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (9.59%) Degree
6 5 (6.85%) HND
7 4 (5.48%) SC Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.48%) MCSE
8 3 (4.11%) MCSA
9 2 (2.74%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.74%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.74%) MCP
10 1 (1.37%) MCAD
10 1 (1.37%) MCSD
10 1 (1.37%) HNC
10 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.37%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.37%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (24.66%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.37%) Firmware
3 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.37%) vSphere
3 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (9.59%) SCOM
2 4 (5.48%) WSUS
2 4 (5.48%) SCVMM
2 4 (5.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
2 4 (5.48%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.74%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.74%) Nagios
4 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (31.51%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.81%) Cisco
3 9 (12.33%) Apple
4 7 (9.59%) VMware
5 4 (5.48%) Sophos
5 4 (5.48%) Veritas
5 4 (5.48%) HP
6 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.74%) Fortinet
7 2 (2.74%) Citrix
7 2 (2.74%) Avaya
7 2 (2.74%) Oracle
7 2 (2.74%) SAP
8 1 (1.37%) Sun
8 1 (1.37%) CODA
8 1 (1.37%) IBM
8 1 (1.37%) F5
8 1 (1.37%) Eloqua
8 1 (1.37%) ServiceNow
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