Period
to 24 September 2018

The median contractor rate for a 2nd Line Support Technician was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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.

Second Line Support Technician
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 139 -
Rank change year-on-year -23 - +139
Contract jobs requiring a 2nd Line Support Technician 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.031% 0.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Surrey median daily rate - £130 -
South East median daily rate £128 £130 -
% change year-on-year -1.92% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Surrey median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £14.25 £15.50 £11.25
% change year-on-year -8.06% +37.78% -10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 3,094 2,457 2,314
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.56% 94.50% 96.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,170 1,723 1,565
Surrey median daily rate £467 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.94% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £263 £236
90th Percentile £600 £565 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 77 107
Surrey median hourly rate £23.50 £19.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.68% -17.39% +21.69%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.40 £11.43
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £46.00
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year +5.56% -8.21% +12.06%

2nd Line Support Technician
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured 2nd Line Support Technician in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for 2nd Line Support Technician in Surrey

2nd Line Support Technician
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing 2nd Line Support Technician in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for 2nd Line Support Technician in Surrey

2nd Line Support Technician
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 2nd Line Support Technician within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 - -
2nd Line Support Technician
South East

2nd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Top 6 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 2nd Line Support Technician contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring 2nd Line Support Technician in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop

2nd Line Support Technician Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Remote Desktop
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel