The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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.

Academic Degree
South East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 23 42
Rank change year-on-year -2 +19  
Contract jobs citing Degree 72 89 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 5.91% 7.00% 4.30%
As % of the Qualifications category 37.11% 28.90% 16.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 56 21
Median daily rate £389 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.53% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £274 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £605 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Median hourly rate £30.75 £45.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.66% -5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £37.88 £42.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.88 £46.00 £50.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -  

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey.

Academic & Professional Certification
Surrey
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 194 308 338
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 15.93% 24.23% 26.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 415 429
Median daily rate £400 £460 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £338 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 60
Median hourly rate £19.00 £60.00 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.33% +228.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £21.25 £14.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.63 £137.50 £51.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £28.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +14.03% +26.66%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Degree in Surrey

Degree
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Degree in Surrey

Degree
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 Degree within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +2 12 £400 -4.47% 9
Redhill -17 11 £343 -17.59% 2
Woking +4 7 £400 - 7
Sunbury-on-Thames -9 6 £510 +50.88% 1
Staines +6 3 - - 2
Cobham 0 3 £518 +46.95%
Guildford -1 3 - - 13
Egham +5 2 £75 -81.25%
Leatherhead +22 1 - -
Weybridge +6 1 - - 3
Camberley +5 1 £450 +60.71% 1
Chertsey - 1 £350 - 2
Dorking - 1 £480 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £100 -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Degree.

1 62 (36.26%) Finance
2 58 (33.92%) Oracle
3 54 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (25.73%) Unix
5 43 (25.15%) SQL
6 36 (21.05%) SDLC
7 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
7 35 (20.47%) HTML
8 34 (19.88%) Linux
9 32 (18.71%) Python
10 31 (18.13%) Relational Database
11 28 (16.37%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (15.79%) HTML5
12 27 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
12 27 (15.79%) jQuery
13 26 (15.20%) Git (software)
14 24 (14.04%) Computer Science
14 24 (14.04%) Oracle Database
15 22 (12.87%) Waterfall
15 22 (12.87%) Wireframes
16 21 (12.28%) Project Management
17 20 (11.70%) Scrum
17 20 (11.70%) Business Analysis
18 18 (10.53%) User Experience
19 16 (9.36%) Shell Script
19 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
19 16 (9.36%) CSS
19 16 (9.36%) Subversion
19 16 (9.36%) Web Development
19 16 (9.36%) Use Case

Degree
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 8 (4.68%) Apache
1 8 (4.68%) nginx
1 8 (4.68%) Tomcat
1 8 (4.68%) WebLogic
2 6 (3.51%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.92%) CMS
4 4 (2.34%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.34%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.75%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Photoshop
2 14 (8.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (7.60%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.09%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (4.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (2.34%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (1.75%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.58%) CATIA
7 1 (0.58%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 5 (2.92%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (2.92%) PaaS
2 4 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.34%) SaaS
3 3 (1.75%) IaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.58%) Google Drive
4 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.34%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (1.75%) Ethernet
3 2 (1.17%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.17%) Firewall
3 2 (1.17%) NFC
3 2 (1.17%) RFID
3 2 (1.17%) RS-232
3 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.58%) FlexRay
4 1 (0.58%) Internet
4 1 (0.58%) LAN
4 1 (0.58%) LDAP
4 1 (0.58%) NAS
4 1 (0.58%) SAN
4 1 (0.58%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.13%) Relational Database
2 24 (14.04%) Oracle Database
3 12 (7.02%) RDBMS
3 12 (7.02%) SQLPlus
4 7 (4.09%) GIS
4 7 (4.09%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.92%) Big Data
6 4 (2.34%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.34%) QlikView
6 4 (2.34%) Spatial Data
7 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.17%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.17%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) OLAP
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (15.20%) Git (software)
2 16 (9.36%) Subversion
3 9 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 8 (4.68%) ProC
5 4 (2.34%) Ant
6 3 (1.75%) Gradle
6 3 (1.75%) JIRA
6 3 (1.75%) Maven
6 3 (1.75%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.58%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
General
1 62 (36.26%) Finance
2 14 (8.19%) Marketing
3 8 (4.68%) Electronics
3 8 (4.68%) Retail
4 7 (4.09%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.51%) Automotive
5 6 (3.51%) Banking
6 4 (2.34%) Publishing
7 3 (1.75%) Advertising
7 3 (1.75%) Law
7 3 (1.75%) Legal
8 2 (1.17%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.58%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 47 (27.49%) Analyst
2 33 (19.30%) Developer
3 17 (9.94%) Business Analyst
4 15 (8.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 15 (8.77%) JavaScript Developer
5 14 (8.19%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 14 (8.19%) HTML Developer
5 14 (8.19%) Web Developer
6 12 (7.02%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (5.85%) Architect
7 10 (5.85%) Systems Analyst
8 9 (5.26%) PL/SQL Developer
8 9 (5.26%) Project Manager
8 9 (5.26%) SQL Developer
9 8 (4.68%) Consultant
9 8 (4.68%) Data Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) HTML CSS Developer
9 8 (4.68%) Oracle Analyst
9 8 (4.68%) Oracle Architect
9 8 (4.68%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (20.47%) HTML
2 27 (15.79%) HTML5
2 27 (15.79%) jQuery
3 16 (9.36%) CSS
4 15 (8.77%) CSS3
4 15 (8.77%) Sass
5 14 (8.19%) Ajax
5 14 (8.19%) AngularJS
5 14 (8.19%) React
6 11 (6.43%) Django
7 10 (5.85%) .NET
7 10 (5.85%) Web Services
7 10 (5.85%) XML
8 4 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.75%) D3.js
9 3 (1.75%) Three.js
10 2 (1.17%) SAP Basis
10 2 (1.17%) WPF
11 1 (0.58%) ActiveX
11 1 (0.58%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.37%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.04%) Computer Science
3 18 (10.53%) User Experience
4 9 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.34%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.75%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 3 (1.75%) Social Media
6 3 (1.75%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.17%) CESG
8 1 (0.58%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.58%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.58%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.58%) Smartcard
8 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.58%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (25.73%) Unix
2 34 (19.88%) Linux
3 13 (7.60%) AIX
4 10 (5.85%) Windows
5 5 (2.92%) Windows Server
6 4 (2.34%) CentOS
6 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.34%) Solaris
7 3 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (1.17%) Android
8 2 (1.17%) SUSE
8 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.05%) SDLC
3 27 (15.79%) Requirements Analysis
4 22 (12.87%) Waterfall
4 22 (12.87%) Wireframes
5 21 (12.28%) Project Management
6 20 (11.70%) Business Analysis
6 20 (11.70%) Scrum
7 16 (9.36%) Use Case
7 16 (9.36%) Web Development
8 15 (8.77%) Data Analysis
9 14 (8.19%) Configuration Management
9 14 (8.19%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 14 (8.19%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (7.60%) E-Commerce
11 12 (7.02%) Mathematics
11 12 (7.02%) MVC
11 12 (7.02%) Risk Management
11 12 (7.02%) UML
12 10 (5.85%) OO
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.15%) SQL
2 35 (20.47%) JavaScript
3 32 (18.71%) Python
4 16 (9.36%) Shell Script
5 15 (8.77%) Java
6 13 (7.60%) Perl
7 12 (7.02%) PL/SQL
8 11 (6.43%) C
9 10 (5.85%) C#
9 10 (5.85%) PHP
10 6 (3.51%) C++
10 6 (3.51%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.34%) AWK
11 4 (2.34%) Bourne shell
11 4 (2.34%) Korn
11 4 (2.34%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.75%) Embedded C
12 3 (1.75%) MATLAB
12 3 (1.75%) R
13 2 (1.17%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 9 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (2.34%) ISEB
2 4 (2.34%) ISTQB
2 4 (2.34%) Master's Degree
2 4 (2.34%) OCA
2 4 (2.34%) OCP
2 4 (2.34%) Oracle Certification
2 4 (2.34%) RHCE
2 4 (2.34%) RHCSA
3 3 (1.75%) CRISC
3 3 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.17%) CGEIT
4 2 (1.17%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.17%) CIPD
4 2 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.17%) MCSE
4 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.17%) PMP
5 1 (0.58%) HND
5 1 (0.58%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.43%) QA
2 2 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) GMP
3 1 (0.58%) GxP
3 1 (0.58%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.58%) ISO 26262
3 1 (0.58%) MISRA
3 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (4.68%) Docker
2 4 (2.34%) GlusterFS
2 4 (2.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (1.17%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.17%) vSphere
4 1 (0.58%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) iptables
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (0.58%) NDS
4 1 (0.58%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.58%) XenApp
4 1 (0.58%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (2.34%) NetBackup
1 4 (2.34%) Oracle ZFS
1 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Satellite
1 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 4 (2.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (0.58%) Ansible
2 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.58%) HAProxy
2 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.58%) Puppet
2 1 (0.58%) SCSM
2 1 (0.58%) Simpana
2 1 (0.58%) vCenter Server
2 1 (0.58%) vRealize
Vendors
1 58 (33.92%) Oracle
2 16 (9.36%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.68%) EMC
3 8 (4.68%) SAP
4 6 (3.51%) HP
4 6 (3.51%) VMware
5 5 (2.92%) Adobe
6 4 (2.34%) Brocade
6 4 (2.34%) ESRI
6 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
6 4 (2.34%) StorageTek
6 4 (2.34%) Sun
6 4 (2.34%) Sybase
6 4 (2.34%) Veritas
7 3 (1.75%) AppDynamics
7 3 (1.75%) Google
7 3 (1.75%) ServiceNow
7 3 (1.75%) Tableau
8 2 (1.17%) Workday
9 1 (0.58%) Usabilla
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £25000 - £27000 per annum + Pro rata 6 month fixed term
Posted: 5 days ago
Sunbury-On-Thames, Middlesex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £550.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
ABW Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
University of Portsmouth
Rate: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum plus £4,000 personal training budget
Posted: 7 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago