The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Surrey region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Support Engineer
Rank 60 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 28 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.20% 1.51% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.39% 1.62% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 17
Average daily rate
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£225 £225 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £141 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £328 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £208 £215 £218
% change year-on-year
-3.48% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 12
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.30 £17.80 £35.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.03 £15.50 £15.54
% change year-on-year
-3.06% -0.24%
Job Titles Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1174 1173 1343
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 92.30% 92.95% 92.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 690 638 662
Average daily rate £352 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.13% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 83 106
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -1.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%
Support Engineer
South East

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014. 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
Camberley - 5 - -
Guildford +6 4 £150 -33.33% 3
Woking +3 4 £280 - 1
Reigate - 1 - - 2
Staines - 1 £210 - 1
Egham - 1 - -
Epsom - 1 £570 -
Esher - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Cobham - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Shepperton - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Support Engineer
South East

Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 (79.03%) Windows
2 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
3 26 (41.94%) Windows 7
4 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
5 17 (27.42%) MS Office
5 17 (27.42%) Windows XP
6 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
7 12 (19.35%) Cisco
8 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
8 11 (17.74%) VMware
9 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (14.52%) Firewall
10 9 (14.52%) LAN
10 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
11 8 (12.90%) Citrix
12 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
12 7 (11.29%) WAN
12 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
12 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
12 7 (11.29%) Windows Vista
13 6 (9.68%) ITIL
13 6 (9.68%) UNIX
13 6 (9.68%) Juniper
13 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (9.68%) CCNP
14 5 (8.06%) MCSE
14 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
14 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
15 4 (6.45%) F5

Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 11 (17.74%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.61%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.61%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.61%) IIS
4 1 (1.61%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.61%) Apache
4 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.61%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (27.42%) MS Office
2 13 (20.97%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.52%) LAN
1 9 (14.52%) TCP/IP
1 9 (14.52%) Firewall
2 7 (11.29%) WAN
3 4 (6.45%) DNS
3 4 (6.45%) BIG-IP
4 3 (4.84%) DHCP
5 2 (3.23%) VoIP
5 2 (3.23%) HSPA
5 2 (3.23%) LTE
5 2 (3.23%) 4G
5 2 (3.23%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (3.23%) 3G
6 1 (1.61%) SAN
6 1 (1.61%) Wireless
6 1 (1.61%) LDAP
6 1 (1.61%) Broadband
6 1 (1.61%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.61%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.61%) Introscope
General
1 7 (11.29%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (1.61%) Law
3 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.61%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.61%) Middleware
1 1 (1.61%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.61%) iPhone
3 1 (1.61%) Open Source
3 1 (1.61%) DTV
3 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (79.03%) Windows
2 26 (41.94%) Windows 7
3 17 (27.42%) Windows XP
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (11.29%) Windows Vista
6 6 (9.68%) UNIX
7 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
8 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (6.45%) Linux
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.68%) ITIL
2 2 (3.23%) Problem Management
2 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
2 2 (3.23%) Network Design
3 1 (1.61%) Data Analysis
3 1 (1.61%) Software Engineering
3 1 (1.61%) Project Planning
3 1 (1.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (1.61%) ITSM
3 1 (1.61%) Workflow
3 1 (1.61%) Migration
3 1 (1.61%) Programme Management
3 1 (1.61%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) ITIL V2
3 1 (1.61%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (1.61%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.61%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.45%) SQL
2 2 (3.23%) Java
2 2 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (1.61%) PHP
3 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.61%) Python
3 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.61%) Groovy
3 1 (1.61%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) CCNP
3 5 (8.06%) MCSE
4 4 (6.45%) CCIE
5 3 (4.84%) Check Point Certification
5 3 (4.84%) MCP
5 3 (4.84%) MCITP
6 2 (3.23%) CCSA
6 2 (3.23%) CCNA
7 1 (1.61%) CCSE
7 1 (1.61%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (45.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.61%) XenApp
3 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.61%) Terminal Services
3 1 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.61%) Puppet
2 1 (1.61%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.61%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.35%) Cisco
3 11 (17.74%) VMware
4 8 (12.90%) Citrix
5 7 (11.29%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.68%) Juniper
7 4 (6.45%) LANDesk
7 4 (6.45%) F5
8 3 (4.84%) WatchGuard
8 3 (4.84%) Kaspersky
9 2 (3.23%) HP
9 2 (3.23%) Huawei
9 2 (3.23%) Ericsson
9 2 (3.23%) Lotus
9 2 (3.23%) Apple
10 1 (1.61%) Novell
10 1 (1.61%) Symantec
10 1 (1.61%) McAfee
10 1 (1.61%) Dell
10 1 (1.61%) CA
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