The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Epsom during the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Technical Support
Surrey / Epsom
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 5.88% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 6.25% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £174 £251 £250
% change year-on-year -30.84% +0.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £16.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year -23.07% +12.06%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Epsom. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Epsom
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32 28 30
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 94.12% 100.00% 96.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 11
Median daily rate £390 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% -3.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £190 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year +1.01% +5.60%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.83
% change year-on-year - +4.01%  

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Epsom that featured Technical Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Support in Epsom

Technical Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Epsom

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Technical Support in Epsom.

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Support in Epsom

Technical Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Epsom

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Support in Epsom

Technical Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, Technical Support 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 Epsom region featuring Technical Support in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) SSH
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) WildFly
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security

Technical Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) JBoss
1 2 (66.67%) WildFly
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
1 2 (66.67%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCDST
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Intel Security
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam