Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 30 22
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +19
Contract jobs citing Degree 172 106 180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 6.16% 5.31% 6.93%
As % of the Qualifications category 38.31% 27.04% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 63 118
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +19.21%
10th Percentile £291 £256 £300
90th Percentile £576 £583 £600
South East median daily rate £413 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +8.55% -5.00% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 32
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £14.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +227.59% -65.88% -
10th Percentile £44.00 £10.75 £13.15
90th Percentile £56.00 £43.40 £63.91
South East median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +33.33% -28.99% +111.25%

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 449 392 717
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 16.09% 19.63% 27.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 246 499
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +11.80%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £312
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
South East median daily rate £410 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +1.23% +1.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 26 39
Surrey median hourly rate £44.25 £27.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.91% -36.05% +102.35%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.63 £11.96
90th Percentile £49.88 £46.44 £63.78
South East median hourly rate £25.69 £23.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year +11.70% -35.21% +108.82%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Reigate -2 47 £500 +49.25% 8
Sunbury-on-Thames -11 27 £506 +15.00% 7
Redhill -11 8 £488 +17.47% 8
Epsom - 6 £350 - 3
Staines -10 5 £500 +25.00% 12
Chertsey -7 4 £490 +63.33%
Camberley -4 3 £540 +120.41% 4
Guildford -9 3 £275 -47.62% 28
Woking +7 2 £375 - 8
Egham - 2 £450 -
Leatherhead -7 1 - - 5
Tadworth - 1 - -
Degree
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 73 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (33.14%) Finance
3 56 (32.56%) Scrum
4 44 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (19.77%) Use Case
6 33 (19.19%) Project Management
7 32 (18.60%) Java
8 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
9 27 (15.70%) SQL
9 27 (15.70%) Wireframes
10 25 (14.53%) Analytics
11 24 (13.95%) Microsoft
12 23 (13.37%) Relational Database
13 22 (12.79%) Computer Science
13 22 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
14 21 (12.21%) UML
15 20 (11.63%) Oracle
15 20 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (11.63%) Git (software)
15 20 (11.63%) Visualisation
15 20 (11.63%) User Stories
16 19 (11.05%) REST
16 19 (11.05%) HTML
17 18 (10.47%) SOAP
17 18 (10.47%) E-Commerce
17 18 (10.47%) Marketing
17 18 (10.47%) Jenkins
18 17 (9.88%) AngularJS
18 17 (9.88%) CSS
19 16 (9.30%) User Experience

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 6 (3.49%) CMS
1 6 (3.49%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.91%) SAS
3 3 (1.74%) Apache
4 2 (1.16%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 1 (0.58%) Documentum
5 1 (0.58%) Mule
5 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (16.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (6.98%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (2.91%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 4 (2.33%) Photoshop
7 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (1.16%) InDesign
7 2 (1.16%) SPSS
8 1 (0.58%) Maya
8 1 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.58%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.58%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.58%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.91%) Maximo
2 3 (1.74%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.58%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.58%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (4.65%) Google Analytics
2 8 (4.65%) OpenShift
2 8 (4.65%) Silverpop
3 4 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.33%) Sauce Labs
4 3 (1.74%) GitHub
4 3 (1.74%) PaaS
4 3 (1.74%) SaaS
5 2 (1.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.58%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.65%) Firewall
2 4 (2.33%) WAN
3 3 (1.74%) Network Security
4 2 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.58%) Internet
5 1 (0.58%) Intranet
5 1 (0.58%) Skype
5 1 (0.58%) VoIP
5 1 (0.58%) VPN
5 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.37%) Relational Database
2 15 (8.72%) SQL Server
3 9 (5.23%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (5.23%) Power BI
4 8 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 7 (4.07%) MySQL
6 6 (3.49%) Big Data
7 5 (2.91%) Hadoop
7 5 (2.91%) RDBMS
7 5 (2.91%) SAP BW
8 4 (2.33%) Data Mining
8 4 (2.33%) HBase
8 4 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.74%) Blockchain
9 3 (1.74%) Parquet
10 2 (1.16%) GIS
10 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.16%) SAS EBI
10 2 (1.16%) SQLPlus
11 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.47%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.23%) Selenium
4 6 (3.49%) HP UFT
4 6 (3.49%) Mocha
5 5 (2.91%) LoadRunner
6 4 (2.33%) Appium
6 4 (2.33%) Axure RP
6 4 (2.33%) JUnit
7 3 (1.74%) Gradle
7 3 (1.74%) JIRA
7 3 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.58%) Cobertura
8 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.58%) JBehave
8 1 (0.58%) ProC
8 1 (0.58%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 57 (33.14%) Finance
2 18 (10.47%) Marketing
3 6 (3.49%) Electronics
4 4 (2.33%) Advertising
4 4 (2.33%) Retail
5 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Automotive
6 2 (1.16%) German Language
6 2 (1.16%) Legal
6 2 (1.16%) Publishing
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 64 (37.21%) Analyst
2 31 (18.02%) Business Analyst
2 31 (18.02%) Developer
3 16 (9.30%) Finance Business Analyst
3 16 (9.30%) Financial Analyst
3 16 (9.30%) Financial Business Analyst
4 15 (8.72%) Architect
5 13 (7.56%) IT Analyst
6 10 (5.81%) Data Analyst
6 10 (5.81%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 10 (5.81%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.81%) Report Analyst
7 9 (5.23%) Agile Business Analyst
7 9 (5.23%) Database Analyst
7 9 (5.23%) Java Developer
7 9 (5.23%) Marketing Analyst
8 8 (4.65%) Database Marketing Analyst
8 8 (4.65%) Designer
8 8 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (4.65%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (11.05%) HTML
1 19 (11.05%) REST
2 18 (10.47%) SOAP
3 17 (9.88%) AngularJS
3 17 (9.88%) CSS
4 16 (9.30%) Node.js
5 14 (8.14%) JSON
6 13 (7.56%) HTML5
7 12 (6.98%) jQuery
8 11 (6.40%) CSS3
8 11 (6.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (6.40%) Vue (Vue.js)
8 11 (6.40%) Web Services
9 10 (5.81%) D3.js
9 10 (5.81%) Electron Framework
9 10 (5.81%) JSP
9 10 (5.81%) JSTL
10 9 (5.23%) Hibernate
11 6 (3.49%) JAXB
11 6 (3.49%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 44 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (12.79%) Computer Science
3 16 (9.30%) User Experience
4 11 (6.40%) Clustering
5 10 (5.81%) Fat Client
5 10 (5.81%) Thin Client
6 9 (5.23%) Virtual Team
7 8 (4.65%) Management Information System
7 8 (4.65%) Marketing Technology
8 5 (2.91%) Cyberthreat
8 5 (2.91%) RIA
9 4 (2.33%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.74%) Data Centre
10 3 (1.74%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.74%) Robotics
11 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
11 2 (1.16%) Fintech
11 2 (1.16%) Public Cloud
12 1 (0.58%) CCTV
12 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.81%) Windows
2 7 (4.07%) Linux
3 5 (2.91%) Unix
4 3 (1.74%) Android
5 2 (1.16%) AIX
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.58%) VxWorks
6 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (42.44%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (32.56%) Scrum
3 34 (19.77%) Use Case
4 33 (19.19%) Project Management
5 27 (15.70%) Wireframes
6 25 (14.53%) Analytics
7 22 (12.79%) Requirements Analysis
8 21 (12.21%) UML
9 20 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (11.63%) User Stories
9 20 (11.63%) Visualisation
10 18 (10.47%) E-Commerce
11 14 (8.14%) Mathematics
12 13 (7.56%) Asset Management
12 13 (7.56%) Business Analysis
12 13 (7.56%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (7.56%) DevOps
12 13 (7.56%) SDLC
12 13 (7.56%) Software Testing
13 12 (6.98%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.60%) Java
2 27 (15.70%) SQL
3 12 (6.98%) Python
4 10 (5.81%) C++
5 9 (5.23%) JavaScript
5 9 (5.23%) TypeScript
6 8 (4.65%) C
6 8 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.49%) R
8 5 (2.91%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.74%) PHP
9 3 (1.74%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.16%) C#
10 2 (1.16%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.16%) Perl
10 2 (1.16%) VBA
11 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (8.14%) Numerate Degree
2 11 (6.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (5.81%) ISTQB
4 7 (4.07%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (3.49%) CISSP
5 6 (3.49%) PMP
6 4 (2.33%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.74%) CISM
7 3 (1.74%) ISEB
7 3 (1.74%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.16%) CCIE
8 2 (1.16%) CCNA
8 2 (1.16%) CCNP
8 2 (1.16%) CISA
8 2 (1.16%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.58%) MCSE
9 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.58%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.98%) QA
2 4 (2.33%) SLA
3 3 (1.74%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.16%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (1.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (1.74%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 9 (5.23%) Ansible
2 4 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (1.74%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.63%) Oracle
3 13 (7.56%) SAP
4 10 (5.81%) Google
5 8 (4.65%) Hootsuite
5 8 (4.65%) Sitecore
6 7 (4.07%) Tableau
7 6 (3.49%) Adobe
7 6 (3.49%) HP
8 3 (1.74%) McAfee
9 2 (1.16%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.16%) Cisco
9 2 (1.16%) FireEye
9 2 (1.16%) Workday
10 1 (0.58%) Extreme Networks
10 1 (0.58%) IBM
10 1 (0.58%) Juniper
10 1 (0.58%) Palo Alto
10 1 (0.58%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.58%) Samsung