The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £123 per day in advertised job vacancies in Farnham during the 3 months to 25 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.

Support Engineer
Surrey / Farnham
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnham 62.50% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 62.50% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £123 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £250 £225
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Farnham. 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
Farnham
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnham 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Median daily rate £123 £419 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -70.74% -20.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Farnham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnham that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Farnham

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Farnham

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Farnham

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnham

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 Farnham region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management

Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnham 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:

Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (85.71%) Firewall
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 10
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware