Period
to 18 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Applications Support was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 November 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.

Application Support
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 133 113 117
Rank change year-on-year -20 +4 -16
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Support 13 15 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.47% 0.64% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.67% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 27
Surrey median daily rate £438 £475 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% +111.11% -4.26%
10th Percentile £349 £305 £179
90th Percentile £460 £488 £460
South East median daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate £11.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £11.50 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -66.18% -2.86% +75.00%

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 2619 2225 2642
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 95.33% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1837 1459 1591
Surrey median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £263
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +7.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 104 89
Surrey median hourly rate £17.00 £23.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +31.94% +5.88%
10th Percentile £11.78 £11.76 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.80 £45.06 £48.75
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33% +12.50%

Applications Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Applications Support in Surrey

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Applications Support in Surrey

Applications Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Applications Support in Surrey over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Applications Support in Surrey

Applications Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Applications Support in Surrey

Applications Support
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 Applications Support within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 - 3 - - 1
Reigate -34 2 £443 +36.15%
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £309 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Applications Support
South East

Applications Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Applications 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 Surrey region featuring Applications Support in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) REST
2 5 (38.46%) DevOps
2 5 (38.46%) Microservices
3 3 (23.08%) GitHub
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) Docker
3 3 (23.08%) Puppet
3 3 (23.08%) NHS
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
4 2 (15.38%) JBoss
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle
4 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 2 (15.38%) Java
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 1 (7.69%) WildFly
5 1 (7.69%) Concur
5 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
5 1 (7.69%) Marketing

Applications Support 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) JBoss
2 1 (7.69%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) GitHub
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) REST
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 1 (7.69%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps
1 5 (38.46%) Microservices
2 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Concur
2 1 (7.69%) hybris
2 1 (7.69%) Remedy
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) VMware