Period
to 16 November 2019

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 6 months to 16 November 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.

Academic Degree
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 42 28 36
Rank change year-on-year -14 +8 -13
Contract jobs citing Degree 91 210 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.45% 6.48% 5.05%
As % of the Qualifications category 26.00% 36.52% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 136 88
Surrey median daily rate £506 £484 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +13.88% -3.41%
10th Percentile £407 £353 £296
90th Percentile £638 £577 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 20 6
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £51.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +7.37% +80.95%
10th Percentile £14.94 £37.35 £40.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.15 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%

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 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 350 575 438
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 17.10% 17.74% 15.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 354 279
Surrey median daily rate £480 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.57%
10th Percentile £313 £270 £263
90th Percentile £631 £613 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 31 18
Surrey median hourly rate £33.68 £45.00 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.16% +127.85% -35.77%
10th Percentile £14.94 £14.50 £13.76
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £41.21 £39.50 £25.69
% change year-on-year +4.33% +53.76% -11.11%

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 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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 6 months to 16 November 2019.

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 6 months to 16 November 2019. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +1 32 £512 +2.30% 3
Staines +7 11 £613 +35.25% 2
Reigate -9 11 £514 +8.16% 9
Guildford +16 5 £463 - 20
Weybridge +4 5 £550 -
Camberley -5 4 - - 6
Chertsey +1 1 £485 +14.12% 5
Redhill +1 1 £500 -23.08% 13
Woking -6 1 £375 -28.57% 5
Tadworth - 1 £430 - 2
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 16 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Degree 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 Degree.

1 37 (40.66%) Computer Science
2 34 (37.36%) Finance
3 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (23.08%) Project Management
6 20 (21.98%) SAP
7 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
8 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
8 17 (18.68%) QA
8 17 (18.68%) Computer Science Degree
9 16 (17.58%) ITIL
9 16 (17.58%) Risk Management
10 15 (16.48%) Scrum
10 15 (16.48%) Continuous Improvement
11 14 (15.38%) Mathematics
12 13 (14.29%) Oracle
13 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
14 11 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (12.09%) Configuration Management
14 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
14 11 (12.09%) Change Management
14 11 (12.09%) DevOps
15 10 (10.99%) Docker
15 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
15 10 (10.99%) React
15 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
15 10 (10.99%) Jenkins
15 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
15 10 (10.99%) Node.js
15 10 (10.99%) REST

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 (8.79%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.40%) CMS
3 3 (3.30%) IIS
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.20%) Apache
4 2 (2.20%) Mule
5 1 (1.10%) Appian
5 1 (1.10%) Confluence
5 1 (1.10%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.10%) JBoss
5 1 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (4.40%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (1.10%) InVision
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (1.10%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.10%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) SAP HCM
2 5 (5.49%) SAP S/4HANA
3 4 (4.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (3.30%) SAP MDG
4 3 (3.30%) SAP MDM
5 2 (2.20%) SAP HR
6 1 (1.10%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (1.10%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Azure
1 7 (7.69%) SuccessFactors
2 6 (6.59%) Power Platform
3 4 (4.40%) IaaS
3 4 (4.40%) PaaS
4 3 (3.30%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (3.30%) Office 365
4 3 (3.30%) OpenShift
5 2 (2.20%) Amazon Alexa
5 2 (2.20%) AWS
5 2 (2.20%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.20%) SaaS
6 1 (1.10%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.10%) npm
6 1 (1.10%) PowerApps
6 1 (1.10%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) Skype
2 6 (6.59%) Unified Communications
3 3 (3.30%) Internet
4 2 (2.20%) DVB
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (1.10%) Firewall
5 1 (1.10%) LAN
5 1 (1.10%) PPP
5 1 (1.10%) SAN
5 1 (1.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.79%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.59%) Power BI
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.30%) MySQL
4 3 (3.30%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.20%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) OLAP
5 2 (2.20%) OLAP Cube
5 2 (2.20%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) Blockchain
6 1 (1.10%) GIS
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (10.99%) Git (software)
1 10 (10.99%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.89%) Protractor
3 2 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.10%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.10%) Grunt
4 1 (1.10%) gulp
4 1 (1.10%) JIRA
General
1 34 (37.36%) Finance
2 9 (9.89%) Legal
3 6 (6.59%) Electronics
3 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.40%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Marketing
5 3 (3.30%) Publishing
6 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (2.20%) Retail
7 1 (1.10%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Military
7 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (17.58%) Developer
2 12 (13.19%) Project Manager
3 11 (12.09%) Analyst
4 9 (9.89%) Developer in Test
4 9 (9.89%) Software Developer
5 8 (8.79%) Consultant
6 6 (6.59%) IT Manager
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Software Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Software Test Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Test Automation Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Senior Test Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Software Test Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Test Automation Developer
6 6 (6.59%) Test Automation Engineer
6 6 (6.59%) Test Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) Functional Consultant
7 5 (5.49%) SAP Manager
7 5 (5.49%) Service Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) AngularJS
1 10 (10.99%) Node.js
1 10 (10.99%) React
1 10 (10.99%) REST
2 9 (9.89%) WebdriverIO
3 5 (5.49%) MDX
3 5 (5.49%) SAP Fiori
4 4 (4.40%) HTML
4 4 (4.40%) XML
5 3 (3.30%) CSS
5 3 (3.30%) Web Services
6 2 (2.20%) .NET
6 2 (2.20%) SAPUI5
7 1 (1.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (1.10%) GWT
7 1 (1.10%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.10%) Java EE
7 1 (1.10%) LAMP
7 1 (1.10%) OAuth
7 1 (1.10%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 4 (4.40%) Acoustics
3 4 (4.40%) Data Structures
4 3 (3.30%) Analytical Mindset
4 3 (3.30%) Private Cloud
4 3 (3.30%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.20%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.20%) Digital TV
5 2 (2.20%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.20%) IPTV
5 2 (2.20%) Life Science
5 2 (2.20%) NHS
5 2 (2.20%) PMI
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
5 2 (2.20%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.10%) Fibre Optics
6 1 (1.10%) Robotics
6 1 (1.10%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.49%) Linux
2 4 (4.40%) Windows
3 1 (1.10%) CentOS
3 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (40.66%) Computer Science
2 30 (32.97%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (23.08%) Project Management
4 16 (17.58%) ITIL
4 16 (17.58%) Risk Management
5 15 (16.48%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (16.48%) Scrum
6 14 (15.38%) Mathematics
7 12 (13.19%) Software Engineering
8 11 (12.09%) Change Management
8 11 (12.09%) Configuration Management
8 11 (12.09%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (12.09%) DevOps
8 11 (12.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (10.99%) Data Protection
9 10 (10.99%) Mentoring
9 10 (10.99%) PRINCE2
9 10 (10.99%) Project Delivery
9 10 (10.99%) Service Management
10 9 (9.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.78%) JavaScript
2 7 (7.69%) Java
2 7 (7.69%) Python
3 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 5 (5.49%) SQL
4 4 (4.40%) C
4 4 (4.40%) C++
5 3 (3.30%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.20%) ABAP
6 2 (2.20%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.20%) Perl
6 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.20%) VB
6 2 (2.20%) VBScript
7 1 (1.10%) Apex Code
7 1 (1.10%) C#
7 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (8.79%) PMI Certification
3 7 (7.69%) PMP
4 5 (5.49%) CISM
4 5 (5.49%) CISSP
4 5 (5.49%) Master's Degree
4 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (4.40%) APMP
6 3 (3.30%) CISA
6 3 (3.30%) CRISC
7 2 (2.20%) IISP
7 2 (2.20%) ISEB
7 2 (2.20%) SANS
8 1 (1.10%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.10%) AAT
8 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.10%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.10%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) COBIT
3 2 (2.20%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.20%) GDPR
3 2 (2.20%) NIST
3 2 (2.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.20%) SLA
4 1 (1.10%) GAMP
4 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (10.99%) Docker
2 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.10%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.10%) KVM
4 1 (1.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.20%) Ansible
1 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 1 (1.10%) CloudHub
2 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.10%) logstash
2 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.10%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) SAP
2 17 (18.68%) Microsoft
3 13 (14.29%) Oracle
4 6 (6.59%) Workday
5 3 (3.30%) Ariba
5 3 (3.30%) MuleSoft
5 3 (3.30%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.20%) BT
6 2 (2.20%) Databricks
6 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.20%) Tableau
6 2 (2.20%) VMware
7 1 (1.10%) Adobe
7 1 (1.10%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.10%) Cisco
7 1 (1.10%) Dell Compellent
7 1 (1.10%) HP
7 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.10%) Splunk
7 1 (1.10%) Vertica