The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Technical Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Support Specialist
Rank 89 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support Specialist 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.086% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £425 -
% change year-on-year
-29.41% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year
+19.56% -
Technical Support Specialist
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
1120 1357 1271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 96.30% 95.09% 94.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 799 729
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 49 68
Median hourly rate £17.40 £30.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.00% +76.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £43.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Technical Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Surrey region that featured Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

Technical Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Technical Support Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Technical Support Specialist across the Surrey region.

Technical Support Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Support Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Technical Support Specialist across the Surrey region.

Technical Support Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Technical Support Specialist
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 Technical Support Specialist within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Technical Support Specialist
South East

Technical Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Technical Support Specialist 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 Technical Support Specialist in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Technical Support Specialist 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 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Skype
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Avaya
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft