The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Surrey region that had Windows Support Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Support Engineer
Rank 79 92 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 4 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.38% 0.59% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.62% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £280 £160 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £173 £181
% change year-on-year
+15.94% -4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £11.25 £18.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.05 £18.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £18.00 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
Windows 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
998 1292 1479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 94.51% 95.63% 95.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 839 798
Median daily rate £419 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.76% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 41 81
Median hourly rate £15.00 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £46.50 £46.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.71
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +8.21%

Windows Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Windows Support Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Support Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows Support Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Support Engineer across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Windows Support Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Windows Support Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Windows Support Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 4 December 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 -2 2 £425 -
Farnham - 1 £135 -
Windows Support Engineer
South East

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, Windows 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 Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
4 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (25.00%) CentOS
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (25.00%) SCCM
4 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (25.00%) Puppet
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (25.00%) SMTP
4 2 (25.00%) FTP
4 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) LAN
5 1 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (12.50%) SLA

Windows 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) FTP
2 2 (25.00%) SMTP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) LAN
3 1 (12.50%) Skype
3 1 (12.50%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Perl
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (25.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Meraki
3 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL