The median contractor rate for a 1st Line Support was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Guildford during the 3 months to 26 June 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.

First Line Support
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 15 24
Contract jobs requiring a 1st Line Support 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford - 1.12% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.18% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £115 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £115 £115 £120
% change year-on-year - -4.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.45 £11.38 £12.00
% change year-on-year +9.45% -5.20%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford. 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
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 99 85 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 96.12% 95.51% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 55 88
Median daily rate £413 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +21.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 8
Median hourly rate £15.50 £23.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.60% +46.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £15.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.70 £19.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

1st Line Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford that featured 1st Line Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for 1st Line Support in Guildford

1st Line Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing 1st Line Support in Guildford.

Contractor daily rate trend for 1st Line Support in Guildford

1st Line Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 1st Line Support in Guildford.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 1st Line Support in Guildford

1st Line Support Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 1st Line 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 Guildford region featuring 1st Line Support in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
2 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (20.00%) WebEx
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering

1st Line Support Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) WebEx
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (20.00%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSA
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) VMware