Period
to 16 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for CREST Certified qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 16 September 2019 with a comparison to the 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.

CREST Certification
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 128 160 -
Rank change year-on-year +32 - -
Contract jobs citing CREST Certified 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.090% 0.092% -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.50% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Surrey median daily rate £413 - -
South East median daily rate £450 £538 £405
% change year-on-year -16.28% +32.72% -26.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £60.65 - £60.44

CREST Certified is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Surrey
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 397 623 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.83% 19.09% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 394 271
Surrey median daily rate £480 £461 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.12% +9.76% -6.67%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £260
90th Percentile £631 £596 £575
South East median daily rate £428 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 15
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +138.24% -62.22%
10th Percentile £15.55 £14.55 £13.28
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £41.21 £39.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.33% +88.10% -10.64%

CREST Certified
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing CREST Certified as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for CREST Certified in Surrey

CREST Certified
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CREST Certified in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing CREST Certified also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for CREST Certified.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR

CREST Certified
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Penetration Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Leader
1 2 (100.00%) CHECK Team Member
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) OSCP
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) GDPR
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft