Period
to 16 July 2018

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 July 2018 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 24 27
Rank change year-on-year -2 +3 +8
Contract jobs citing Degree 241 176 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 7.34% 7.05% 6.54%
As % of the Qualifications category 40.37% 39.20% 25.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 129 108
Surrey median daily rate £475 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -8.57% +34.62%
10th Percentile £306 £308 £279
90th Percentile £578 £573 £575
South East median daily rate £440 £400 £389
% change year-on-year +10.12% +2.89% +0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 16
Surrey median hourly rate £45.00 £33.75 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% -2.17%
10th Percentile £14.50 £19.25 £20.18
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.03 £58.84
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £42.75
% change year-on-year +55.22% -35.95% +31.54%

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 597 449 675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.17% 17.97% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 303 472
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £307 £263 £300
90th Percentile £605 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +3.41% +2.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 34
Surrey median hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £44.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +87.50% -54.80% +10.63%
10th Percentile £13.50 £14.08 £10.38
90th Percentile £52.88 £50.00 £60.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year +55.56% -12.62% +14.44%

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018.

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 July 2018. 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 +6 63 £463 -19.25%
Reigate -12 42 £475 +18.75% 5
Staines -4 24 £500 +33.33% 3
Redhill +18 23 £513 +19.19% 9
Guildford -11 19 £360 -24.21% 21
Woking +3 5 £325 -19.25% 12
Chertsey +2 5 £500 +42.86%
Farnham - 3 £338 - 2
Egham -2 2 £300 +300.00% 1
Epsom -4 2 £350 +16.67%
Cobham +1 1 £315 -39.19%
Caterham - 1 - -
Virginia Water - 1 £138 -
Windlesham - 1 - -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, 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 91 (37.76%) Finance
2 82 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (30.29%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (21.58%) Computer Science
5 51 (21.16%) Scrum
6 47 (19.50%) Microsoft
7 46 (19.09%) Java
8 39 (16.18%) Relational Database
9 37 (15.35%) SQL
9 37 (15.35%) SAP
10 36 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel
11 34 (14.11%) Management Information System
12 32 (13.28%) Project Management
13 30 (12.45%) Use Case
14 29 (12.03%) Oracle
14 29 (12.03%) Master's Degree
15 28 (11.62%) Problem-Solving
15 28 (11.62%) JSON
16 27 (11.20%) Computer Science Degree
17 26 (10.79%) SDLC
17 26 (10.79%) Test Automation
17 26 (10.79%) Windows
17 26 (10.79%) Python
18 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
19 24 (9.96%) C#
19 24 (9.96%) C++
19 24 (9.96%) ITIL
19 24 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (9.96%) Software Engineering
19 24 (9.96%) DevOps

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 13 (5.39%) Confluence
2 7 (2.90%) Mule
3 5 (2.07%) Apache
3 5 (2.07%) IIS
4 4 (1.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.83%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.83%) SAS
5 2 (0.83%) WordPress
6 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 36 (14.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 13 (5.39%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (3.73%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.83%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.41%) Maya
7 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (3.73%) SAP HR
2 4 (1.66%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.66%) SAP FI
2 4 (1.66%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (1.24%) Global One
4 2 (0.83%) Adobe Campaign
4 2 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.83%) Exstream
4 2 (0.83%) SAP BPC
4 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.41%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.41%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (9.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.47%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.15%) OpenShift
4 9 (3.73%) Office 365
5 7 (2.90%) PaaS
5 7 (2.90%) SaaS
6 6 (2.49%) Force.com
7 5 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.66%) Amazon SQS
8 4 (1.66%) IaaS
8 4 (1.66%) IBM Blueworks
8 4 (1.66%) Serverless
9 2 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.49%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.07%) Network Security
3 3 (1.24%) 3GPP
3 3 (1.24%) Firewall
3 3 (1.24%) HTTP
3 3 (1.24%) VPN
3 3 (1.24%) WAN
3 3 (1.24%) Wireless
4 2 (0.83%) 5G
4 2 (0.83%) DHCP
4 2 (0.83%) DNS
4 2 (0.83%) MIMO
4 2 (0.83%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.41%) 4G
5 1 (0.41%) FTP
5 1 (0.41%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.41%) LTE
5 1 (0.41%) NAS
5 1 (0.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (0.41%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (16.18%) Relational Database
2 25 (10.37%) SQL Server
3 12 (4.98%) Power BI
4 11 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.73%) Big Data
5 9 (3.73%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.32%) MySQL
7 7 (2.90%) Data Lake
7 7 (2.90%) HBase
7 7 (2.90%) MS Access
7 7 (2.90%) Oracle Database
8 6 (2.49%) KNIME
8 6 (2.49%) SAP BW
9 4 (1.66%) Amazon Redshift
9 4 (1.66%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.66%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
9 4 (1.66%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.66%) MySQL Workbench
10 3 (1.24%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.24%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 21 (8.71%) Git (software)
1 21 (8.71%) JIRA
2 20 (8.30%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.47%) JUnit
4 10 (4.15%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.32%) Subversion
7 7 (2.90%) Cobertura
8 6 (2.49%) Selenium
8 6 (2.49%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.07%) JSUnit
10 4 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (1.66%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.66%) MSBuild
10 4 (1.66%) NUnit
10 4 (1.66%) Oracle APEX
10 4 (1.66%) SonarQube
10 4 (1.66%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (1.24%) Gradle
11 3 (1.24%) Liquibase
General
1 91 (37.76%) Finance
2 15 (6.22%) Marketing
3 10 (4.15%) Retail
4 4 (1.66%) Advertising
4 4 (1.66%) Electronics
4 4 (1.66%) Games
4 4 (1.66%) Legal
4 4 (1.66%) Publishing
5 3 (1.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.24%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.83%) Automotive
6 2 (0.83%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.83%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.41%) Banking
7 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.41%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (28.63%) Analyst
2 35 (14.52%) Developer
3 31 (12.86%) Business Analyst
4 22 (9.13%) Project Manager
5 20 (8.30%) Architect
6 17 (7.05%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 15 (6.22%) Consultant
8 13 (5.39%) Java Developer
8 13 (5.39%) Security Architect
8 13 (5.39%) Software Engineer
8 13 (5.39%) Test Analyst
9 9 (3.73%) Pensions Analyst
9 9 (3.73%) Workday Analyst
10 8 (3.32%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.32%) Full Stack Developer
11 7 (2.90%) C# Developer
11 7 (2.90%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (2.49%) Configuration Analyst
12 6 (2.49%) IT Manager
12 6 (2.49%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (11.62%) JSON
2 20 (8.30%) HTML
3 19 (7.88%) .NET
4 18 (7.47%) SOAP
4 18 (7.47%) XML
5 17 (7.05%) REST
6 14 (5.81%) AngularJS
7 13 (5.39%) CSS
7 13 (5.39%) Web Services
8 12 (4.98%) JPA
8 12 (4.98%) Node.js
9 11 (4.56%) Hibernate
9 11 (4.56%) Visualforce
10 10 (4.15%) Middleware
11 9 (3.73%) HTML5
11 9 (3.73%) jQuery
11 9 (3.73%) RESTful
12 8 (3.32%) Java EE
12 8 (3.32%) JSTL
12 8 (3.32%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 73 (30.29%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (21.58%) Computer Science
3 34 (14.11%) Management Information System
4 17 (7.05%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (5.81%) User Experience
6 13 (5.39%) Algorithms
7 11 (4.56%) Clustering
7 11 (4.56%) Data Centre
8 8 (3.32%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (2.90%) Embedded Systems
10 6 (2.49%) Fat Client
10 6 (2.49%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.49%) Thin Client
11 5 (2.07%) Driving Licence
11 5 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (2.07%) PKI
11 5 (2.07%) Virtual Team
12 4 (1.66%) Data Structures
12 4 (1.66%) Reference Data
13 3 (1.24%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.79%) Windows
2 20 (8.30%) Linux
3 17 (7.05%) Android
4 15 (6.22%) Unix
5 10 (4.15%) Apple iOS
6 6 (2.49%) Windows 10
6 6 (2.49%) Windows 7
7 5 (2.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.83%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.41%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (21.16%) Scrum
3 32 (13.28%) Project Management
4 30 (12.45%) Use Case
5 28 (11.62%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (10.79%) SDLC
6 26 (10.79%) Test Automation
7 24 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (9.96%) DevOps
7 24 (9.96%) ITIL
7 24 (9.96%) Software Engineering
8 23 (9.54%) Unit Testing
9 22 (9.13%) Analytics
10 21 (8.71%) Mathematics
10 21 (8.71%) Wireframes
11 20 (8.30%) Business Analysis
12 17 (7.05%) Multithreading
12 17 (7.05%) Requirements Analysis
12 17 (7.05%) Service Delivery
13 16 (6.64%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 46 (19.09%) Java
2 37 (15.35%) SQL
3 26 (10.79%) Python
4 24 (9.96%) C#
4 24 (9.96%) C++
5 19 (7.88%) JavaScript
6 14 (5.81%) C
7 11 (4.56%) Apex Code
8 10 (4.15%) PL/SQL
9 7 (2.90%) Ruby
10 6 (2.49%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.49%) R
10 6 (2.49%) Shell Script
10 6 (2.49%) VBA
11 5 (2.07%) Java 8
12 4 (1.66%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.66%) VB
12 4 (1.66%) XAML
13 3 (1.24%) MATLAB
13 3 (1.24%) Perl
Qualifications
1 29 (12.03%) Master's Degree
2 27 (11.20%) Computer Science Degree
3 17 (7.05%) CISSP
4 14 (5.81%) Numerate Degree
5 13 (5.39%) CISM
6 12 (4.98%) CISA
7 7 (2.90%) PMP
8 6 (2.49%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.07%) IISP
9 5 (2.07%) PhD
9 5 (2.07%) PMI Certification
9 5 (2.07%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (1.66%) CRISC
10 4 (1.66%) ISTQB
11 3 (1.24%) CREST Certified
11 3 (1.24%) ISEB
12 2 (0.83%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.83%) AAT
12 2 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.22%) GDPR
2 10 (4.15%) PCI DSS
2 10 (4.15%) QA
2 10 (4.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (2.90%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.90%) PMO
5 5 (2.07%) NIST 800
6 4 (1.66%) SLA
7 3 (1.24%) COBIT
7 3 (1.24%) ISAE 3402
7 3 (1.24%) ISO 22301
7 3 (1.24%) ISO 31000
7 3 (1.24%) ISO 9001
7 3 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 19770
9 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.24%) Docker
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (6.64%) Ansible
2 10 (4.15%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.90%) Puppet
4 5 (2.07%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 3 (1.24%) Nessus
5 3 (1.24%) Trend Micro Deep Security
6 2 (0.83%) Kibana
6 2 (0.83%) logstash
6 2 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.83%) Salt
7 1 (0.41%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.41%) MIIS
7 1 (0.41%) Oozie
7 1 (0.41%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.41%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.41%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 47 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.35%) SAP
3 29 (12.03%) Oracle
4 21 (8.71%) Workday
5 12 (4.98%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (4.15%) Kronos
7 7 (2.90%) Cisco
8 5 (2.07%) IBM
8 5 (2.07%) McAfee
8 5 (2.07%) OpenText
8 5 (2.07%) Tableau
9 4 (1.66%) Adobe
9 4 (1.66%) Cloudera
10 3 (1.24%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (1.24%) Genesys
10 3 (1.24%) Google
10 3 (1.24%) Imperva
10 3 (1.24%) Qualys
10 3 (1.24%) Sun
10 3 (1.24%) Tripwire