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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Support Engineer
Rank 57 61 51
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 35 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.60% 2.34% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.79% 2.53% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 15
Average daily rate
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£275 £123 £128
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+124.48% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £111 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £240 £208
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £200 £240
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 5 10
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.85 £16.95 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +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
1253 1346 1151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.02% 92.76% 93.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 772 562
Average daily rate £386 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 73 90
Average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.00 £49.27
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 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 4 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 4 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 +10 7 £275 +83.33% 6
Camberley - 5 £260 -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
Reigate - 2 - - 1
Walton-on-Thames - 2 - -
Woking +8 1 - - 3
Chertsey +1 1 - - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 - -
Redhill - 1 - - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 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 49 (64.47%) Windows
2 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 23 (30.26%) ITIL
4 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
5 15 (19.74%) MS Office
5 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
6 13 (17.11%) Cisco
7 12 (15.79%) Apple
7 12 (15.79%) MS Exchange
7 12 (15.79%) Lync
8 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
8 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
8 11 (14.47%) Firewall
9 10 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (11.84%) Degree
10 9 (11.84%) VPN
10 9 (11.84%) CCNA
10 9 (11.84%) WAN
11 8 (10.53%) VMware
11 8 (10.53%) LAN
11 8 (10.53%) CCNP
12 7 (9.21%) HP
12 7 (9.21%) Linux
12 7 (9.21%) SCOM
13 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
13 6 (7.89%) MCSE
13 6 (7.89%) CRM

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 12 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 12 (15.79%) Lync
2 6 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (3.95%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.63%) JBoss
5 2 (2.63%) Apache
5 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.32%) IIS
6 1 (1.32%) CMS
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Office
2 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Office 365
2 1 (1.32%) OneDrive
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) Firewall
2 9 (11.84%) VPN
2 9 (11.84%) WAN
3 8 (10.53%) LAN
4 6 (7.89%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.58%) VoIP
5 5 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (5.26%) Network Security
6 4 (5.26%) Unified Communications
6 4 (5.26%) DHCP
6 4 (5.26%) DNS
7 3 (3.95%) Broadband
7 3 (3.95%) OSPF
7 3 (3.95%) BGP
7 3 (3.95%) SAN
8 2 (2.63%) Wireless
9 1 (1.32%) FTP
9 1 (1.32%) ISDN
9 1 (1.32%) 3G
9 1 (1.32%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) DTS
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.32%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.32%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.32%) Subversion
1 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 6 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (1.32%) Back Office
3 1 (1.32%) Electronics
3 1 (1.32%) Automotive
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Publishing
3 1 (1.32%) Japanese Language
3 1 (1.32%) Korean Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.32%) COM+
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
2 1 (1.32%) XML
2 1 (1.32%) .NET
2 1 (1.32%) EDI
2 1 (1.32%) X-Windows
2 1 (1.32%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) NHS
2 3 (3.95%) PKI
3 2 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.63%) Clustering
3 2 (2.63%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.32%) BYOD
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.32%) Statistics
4 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 49 (64.47%) Windows
2 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
3 11 (14.47%) Windows XP
4 7 (9.21%) Linux
5 6 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.26%) Mac OS X
8 3 (3.95%) CentOS
9 2 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.63%) UNIX
10 1 (1.32%) Solaris
10 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.32%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (30.26%) ITIL
2 6 (7.89%) CRM
3 4 (5.26%) Network Design
3 4 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (3.95%) Service Management
4 3 (3.95%) Change Management
4 3 (3.95%) ITIL V3
4 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
5 2 (2.63%) ERP
5 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.32%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.32%) SEO
6 1 (1.32%) Migration
6 1 (1.32%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.32%) ITSM
6 1 (1.32%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.32%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.32%) DevOps
6 1 (1.32%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.95%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) C#
2 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.32%) VBScript
2 1 (1.32%) VB
2 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
2 1 (1.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 9 (11.84%) CCNA
3 8 (10.53%) CCNP
4 6 (7.89%) MCSE
5 4 (5.26%) HND
6 3 (3.95%) MCP
6 3 (3.95%) MCSA
6 3 (3.95%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.95%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.63%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.32%) MCAD
8 1 (1.32%) MCSD
8 1 (1.32%) HNC
8 1 (1.32%) MCDBA
8 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.32%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (27.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.32%) Firmware
3 1 (1.32%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.32%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) SCOM
2 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
2 3 (3.95%) Backup Exec
2 3 (3.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 3 (3.95%) SCVMM
2 3 (3.95%) WSUS
3 2 (2.63%) AirWatch
3 2 (2.63%) Nagios
4 1 (1.32%) Casper Suite
4 1 (1.32%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) Cisco
3 12 (15.79%) Apple
4 8 (10.53%) VMware
5 7 (9.21%) HP
6 4 (5.26%) Citrix
7 3 (3.95%) Sophos
7 3 (3.95%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.95%) Veritas
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.63%) LANDesk
8 2 (2.63%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.63%) Avaya
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle
8 2 (2.63%) SAP
9 1 (1.32%) Dell
9 1 (1.32%) IBM
9 1 (1.32%) Sun
9 1 (1.32%) CODA
9 1 (1.32%) Remedy
Addlestone, Surrey
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