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 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Degree
South East / Surrey
Rank 18 33 30
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3  
Contract jobs citing Degree 94 80 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 8.29% 6.29% 5.90%
As % of the Qualifications category 43.52% 21.74% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 39 38
Median daily rate £425 £373 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.09% +6.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £310 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £533 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £385 £375
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 18 9
Median hourly rate £33.81 £52.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.59% +16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.76 £36.16 £16.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.86 £61.65 £50.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £42.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year -35.29% +32.81%  

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 216 368 387
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 19.05% 28.95% 27.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 248 181
Median daily rate £403 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £272 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £575 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 34 15
Median hourly rate £18.50 £45.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.88% +24.13%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.13 £61.00 £50.44
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.20% +77.77%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing Degree as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 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 22 March 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
Redhill -4 17 £434 +27.57% 5
Sunbury-on-Thames -8 10 £553 +68.57%
Staines -3 9 £400 -15.78% 7
Guildford +2 4 £475 +64.50% 10
Woking +1 4 £403 - 5
Reigate -9 4 £425 +28.78% 3
Dorking - 2 £483 -
Camberley - 1 £565 - 1
Epsom - 1 - - 1
Degree
South East

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 45 (30.41%) Finance
2 43 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.05%) Oracle
3 35 (23.65%) HTML
3 35 (23.65%) JavaScript
4 33 (22.30%) SQL
5 31 (20.95%) Unix
6 30 (20.27%) Relational Database
6 30 (20.27%) SDLC
7 28 (18.92%) Linux
8 23 (15.54%) jQuery
8 23 (15.54%) HTML5
9 22 (14.86%) Project Management
10 21 (14.19%) Python
10 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
11 20 (13.51%) Waterfall
11 20 (13.51%) Oracle Database
12 18 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
12 18 (12.16%) Requirements Analysis
12 18 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
13 17 (11.49%) Data Analysis
13 17 (11.49%) C
13 17 (11.49%) CSS
14 16 (10.81%) ITIL
14 16 (10.81%) MS Visio
15 15 (10.14%) Business Analysis
15 15 (10.14%) Web Development
15 15 (10.14%) AngularJS
16 14 (9.46%) Computer Science
16 14 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint

Degree
Top Related 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 (5.41%) Apache
1 8 (5.41%) nginx
1 8 (5.41%) Tomcat
1 8 (5.41%) WebLogic
2 4 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.70%) Drupal
2 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.03%) CMS
3 3 (2.03%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (2.03%) IIS
4 2 (1.35%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.35%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.68%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.68%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.68%) FileNet
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.68%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (10.81%) MS Visio
2 14 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 14 (9.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (8.78%) MS Office
4 12 (8.11%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (1.35%) OrCAD
7 1 (0.68%) CATIA
7 1 (0.68%) MS Project
7 1 (0.68%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Infor M3
2 2 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle FAH
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (1.35%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.03%) SaaS
2 2 (1.35%) PaaS
3 1 (0.68%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.05%) GPON
2 5 (3.38%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (3.38%) IPsec
2 5 (3.38%) SAN
2 5 (3.38%) SSL
2 5 (3.38%) TCP/IP
2 5 (3.38%) VPN
3 3 (2.03%) Ethernet
3 3 (2.03%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.35%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.35%) ISDN
4 2 (1.35%) NFC
4 2 (1.35%) PBX
4 2 (1.35%) RFID
4 2 (1.35%) RS-232
4 2 (1.35%) Skype
4 2 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.68%) 2G
5 1 (0.68%) Firewall
5 1 (0.68%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.27%) Relational Database
2 20 (13.51%) Oracle Database
3 12 (8.11%) RDBMS
4 11 (7.43%) SQLPlus
5 7 (4.73%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.70%) Geospatial Data
6 4 (2.70%) GIS
6 4 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (2.70%) Spatial Data
7 2 (1.35%) Big Data
7 2 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.35%) QlikView
7 2 (1.35%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.68%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.68%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 21 (14.19%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.78%) Subversion
3 8 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.41%) ProC
4 4 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.03%) MSBuild
5 3 (2.03%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.35%) JIRA
General
1 45 (30.41%) Finance
2 7 (4.73%) Marketing
2 7 (4.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.70%) Law
4 4 (2.70%) Legal
5 3 (2.03%) Electronics
5 3 (2.03%) Publishing
6 2 (1.35%) Automotive
6 2 (1.35%) Banking
6 2 (1.35%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
7 1 (0.68%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.68%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (22.30%) Analyst
2 31 (20.95%) Developer
3 14 (9.46%) Project Manager
3 14 (9.46%) Web Developer
4 13 (8.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 13 (8.78%) JavaScript Developer
5 11 (7.43%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 11 (7.43%) HTML Developer
5 11 (7.43%) Oracle Developer
6 10 (6.76%) Architect
7 9 (6.08%) PL/SQL Developer
7 9 (6.08%) SQL Developer
8 8 (5.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 8 (5.41%) Oracle Architect
8 8 (5.41%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) IT Analyst
9 7 (4.73%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (4.05%) Quantity Surveyor
10 6 (4.05%) Unix Architect
10 6 (4.05%) Workflow Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (23.65%) HTML
2 23 (15.54%) HTML5
2 23 (15.54%) jQuery
3 17 (11.49%) CSS
4 15 (10.14%) AngularJS
5 12 (8.11%) CSS3
5 12 (8.11%) Sass
6 11 (7.43%) Ajax
6 11 (7.43%) React
7 9 (6.08%) .NET
8 8 (5.41%) Django
8 8 (5.41%) XML
9 7 (4.73%) Web Services
10 4 (2.70%) JSON
10 4 (2.70%) REST
11 3 (2.03%) .NET Framework
11 3 (2.03%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (2.03%) WPF
12 2 (1.35%) SAP Basis
13 1 (0.68%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 18 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (9.46%) Computer Science
3 13 (8.78%) User Experience
4 8 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 7 (4.73%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.03%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.35%) CESG
7 2 (1.35%) CMDB
7 2 (1.35%) Social Media
8 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.68%) Biotechnology
8 1 (0.68%) Contactless
8 1 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.68%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.68%) Life Science
8 1 (0.68%) PKI
8 1 (0.68%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.68%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.68%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.95%) Unix
2 28 (18.92%) Linux
3 12 (8.11%) AIX
3 12 (8.11%) Windows
4 5 (3.38%) CentOS
4 5 (3.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (2.70%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.35%) Android
6 2 (1.35%) SUSE
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (29.05%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (20.27%) SDLC
3 22 (14.86%) Project Management
4 20 (13.51%) Waterfall
5 18 (12.16%) Requirements Analysis
5 18 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (11.49%) Data Analysis
7 16 (10.81%) ITIL
8 15 (10.14%) Business Analysis
8 15 (10.14%) Web Development
9 13 (8.78%) Configuration Management
9 13 (8.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (8.11%) Validation
10 12 (8.11%) Wireframes
11 11 (7.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 11 (7.43%) Line Management
11 11 (7.43%) Scrum
12 10 (6.76%) Change Management
12 10 (6.76%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (23.65%) JavaScript
2 33 (22.30%) SQL
3 21 (14.19%) Python
4 17 (11.49%) C
5 11 (7.43%) PL/SQL
5 11 (7.43%) Shell Script
6 10 (6.76%) Java
7 9 (6.08%) PHP
8 8 (5.41%) C#
9 7 (4.73%) Perl
10 5 (3.38%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.03%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.03%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.35%) C++
13 1 (0.68%) MATLAB
13 1 (0.68%) R
13 1 (0.68%) VB
13 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (6.08%) SC Cleared
1 9 (6.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.38%) CGEIT
2 5 (3.38%) CRISC
3 3 (2.03%) PMP
4 2 (1.35%) Chartered Engineer
4 2 (1.35%) ISEB
4 2 (1.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.68%) APMP
5 1 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.68%) CCIE
5 1 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.68%) GISP
5 1 (0.68%) IIBA
5 1 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.68%) MBA
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) QA
2 7 (4.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.35%) GxP
3 2 (1.35%) SLA
4 1 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.68%) GMP
4 1 (0.68%) IEC 61508
4 1 (0.68%) ISO26262
4 1 (0.68%) MISRA
4 1 (0.68%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (5.41%) Docker
2 5 (3.38%) vCloud
2 5 (3.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.38%) vSphere
3 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.68%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.68%) NDS
4 1 (0.68%) NetIQ eDirectory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.03%) Puppet
2 2 (1.35%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 43 (29.05%) Oracle
2 9 (6.08%) Cisco
2 9 (6.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.05%) VMware
4 5 (3.38%) SAP
5 4 (2.70%) ESRI
6 3 (2.03%) AppDynamics
6 3 (2.03%) EMC
6 3 (2.03%) Ericsson
6 3 (2.03%) Sybase
7 2 (1.35%) Adobe
7 2 (1.35%) NEC
7 2 (1.35%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.68%) Google
8 1 (0.68%) Informatica
8 1 (0.68%) Minitab
8 1 (0.68%) NetApp
8 1 (0.68%) Novell
8 1 (0.68%) Omniture
8 1 (0.68%) Teradata
Surrey
JM
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: £Negotiable/Flexible
Posted: 6 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Networkers
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago