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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 41 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 34 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.66% 4.36% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.90% 4.52% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 22 9
Median daily rate £150 £283 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.90% +66.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £147 £123
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £475 £328
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £225 £235
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -4.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +4.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £9.75 £13.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £43.20 £17.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £15.98 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.53%

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
871 1129 1303
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 93.86% 96.58% 94.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 747 705
Median daily rate £425 £420 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.28% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 65 51
Median hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.32 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-1.02% +9.37%

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 17 January 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 17 January 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
Leatherhead +17 6 £475 - 3
Weybridge +4 5 £150 -
Guildford -7 5 - - 3
Camberley - 3 - -
Farnham - 3 £135 -
Redhill +6 2 £175 -
Epsom - 2 £163 -
Egham +9 1 £125 -21.87%
Chertsey 0 1 £155 - 1
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 41 (57.75%) Windows
2 28 (39.44%) MS Office
3 26 (36.62%) Windows 7
4 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
5 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
6 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
7 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
7 11 (15.49%) Linux
8 10 (14.08%) Windows 10
8 10 (14.08%) VMware
8 10 (14.08%) Windows XP
8 10 (14.08%) ITIL
9 9 (12.68%) Windows 8
10 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
10 8 (11.27%) Office 365
10 8 (11.27%) SLA
10 8 (11.27%) Cisco
10 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
10 8 (11.27%) Firewall
11 7 (9.86%) LAN
11 7 (9.86%) IBM Notes
11 7 (9.86%) Lotus
11 7 (9.86%) Internet
11 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
12 6 (8.45%) Korean Language
12 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
12 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
12 6 (8.45%) Blackberry
12 6 (8.45%) Wireless

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 8 (11.27%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.86%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.82%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.41%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (39.44%) MS Office
2 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
4 4 (5.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.41%) InDesign
5 1 (1.41%) MS Project
5 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.27%) Office 365
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 23 (32.39%) TCP/IP
2 8 (11.27%) Firewall
3 7 (9.86%) Internet
3 7 (9.86%) LAN
4 6 (8.45%) SSH
4 6 (8.45%) Wireless
5 5 (7.04%) VPN
6 4 (5.63%) DNS
7 3 (4.23%) GSM
7 3 (4.23%) LTE
7 3 (4.23%) M3UA
7 3 (4.23%) SCCP
7 3 (4.23%) SCTP
7 3 (4.23%) TCAP
7 3 (4.23%) UMTS
7 3 (4.23%) VoIP
7 3 (4.23%) WAN
8 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.82%) Network Security
8 2 (2.82%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Redis
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.45%) Korean Language
1 6 (8.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.41%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Games
2 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) SOAP
2 1 (1.41%) ELK Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.04%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.82%) DataPower
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) BYOD
4 1 (1.41%) e-Health
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) iPad
4 1 (1.41%) iPhone
4 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.41%) Social Media
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (57.75%) Windows
2 26 (36.62%) Windows 7
3 11 (15.49%) Linux
4 10 (14.08%) Windows 10
4 10 (14.08%) Windows XP
5 9 (12.68%) Windows 8
6 8 (11.27%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.82%) Android
7 2 (2.82%) CentOS
7 2 (2.82%) Mac OS X
7 2 (2.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.82%) Ubuntu
7 2 (2.82%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.08%) ITIL
2 7 (9.86%) Incident Management
3 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
4 4 (5.63%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.63%) Migration
4 4 (5.63%) Service Management
5 3 (4.23%) Configuration Management
5 3 (4.23%) ITSM
6 2 (2.82%) Integration Testing
6 2 (2.82%) Patch Management
6 2 (2.82%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (2.82%) Software Licensing
6 2 (2.82%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (2.82%) Time Management
7 1 (1.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.41%) Data Migration
7 1 (1.41%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.41%) Network Management
7 1 (1.41%) Online Marketing
7 1 (1.41%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.63%) Java
1 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
1 4 (5.63%) Shell Script
2 2 (2.82%) Perl
2 2 (2.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (8.45%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) ACMT
3 1 (1.41%) CCNA
3 1 (1.41%) CCNP
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.41%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.41%) MCDST
3 1 (1.41%) MCSA
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.27%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (26.76%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) SCCM
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.41%) OpenView
3 1 (1.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 21 (29.58%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.08%) VMware
3 8 (11.27%) Cisco
4 7 (9.86%) Lotus
5 4 (5.63%) Apple
6 3 (4.23%) HP
7 2 (2.82%) Adobe
7 2 (2.82%) F5
7 2 (2.82%) LANDesk
7 2 (2.82%) Polycom
7 2 (2.82%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.82%) Remedy
7 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.41%) Barracuda Networks
8 1 (1.41%) HEAT Software
8 1 (1.41%) Kaspersky
8 1 (1.41%) Meraki
8 1 (1.41%) NetQoS
8 1 (1.41%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.41%) Veeam
Chertsey, Surrey
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £12 - £14 Per Hour up to £14/hour (ltd/umbrella company basis)
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