Period
to 25 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Technical Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Epsom during the 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 - 19
Rank change year-on-year - +19 -7
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Support 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Epsom 2.82% - 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.90% - 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Epsom median daily rate - - -
Surrey median daily rate £275 £325 £220
% change year-on-year -15.38% +47.73% -12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Epsom median hourly rate - - -
Surrey median hourly rate - £22.50 -

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 69 55 57
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Epsom 97.18% 100.00% 98.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 13
Epsom median daily rate £390 £385 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.30% -1.28% +21.88%
10th Percentile £105 £180 £305
90th Percentile £500 £495 £438
Surrey median daily rate £425 £425 £398
% change year-on-year - +6.85% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Epsom median hourly rate £14.00 £26.19 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -46.54% -12.71% +140.00%
Surrey median hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -16.67% +25.00% -10.00%

Technical Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Epsom

Job postings that featured Technical Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Epsom.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Epsom

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) WildFly

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 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) JBoss
1 2 (100.00%) WildFly
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LDAP
1 2 (100.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Veritas
1 2 (100.00%) VMware