The median contractor rate for a IT Support was £134 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Support
South East / Surrey
Rank 82 85 79
Rank change year-on-year +3 -6  
Contract jobs requiring an IT Support 9 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.78% 1.24% 1.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.83% 1.29% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 7
Median daily rate £134 £145 £170
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.75% -14.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £96 £141 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £149 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £160 £150
% change year-on-year -9.37% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
Median hourly rate - £13.31 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -16.81%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £15.00 £13.87
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1090 1244 1357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 94.05% 96.14% 95.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 807 737
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 99 60
Median hourly rate £14.75 £30.00 £25.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.83% +16.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £52.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

IT Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured IT Support in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for IT Support in Surrey

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IT Support in Surrey

IT Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IT Support in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IT Support in Surrey

IT Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IT Support in Surrey

IT Support
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 IT Support within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 26 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
Guildford +6 2 £375 - 3
Weybridge +2 2 £90 - 2
Egham +1 1 £125 -
IT Support
South East

IT Support Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, IT Support contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region featuring IT Support in the job title.

1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) MS Office
3 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
4 4 (21.05%) Android
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 4 (21.05%) Apple
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL
5 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
5 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
6 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
6 2 (10.53%) iPad
6 2 (10.53%) Office 365
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
6 2 (10.53%) Lotus
6 2 (10.53%) SLA
6 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Northgate

IT Support Skill Set
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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) iPad
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) iPhone
3 1 (5.26%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows 8
3 4 (21.05%) Android
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
3 1 (5.26%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (5.26%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
3 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Apple
3 2 (10.53%) Lotus
3 2 (10.53%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Northgate
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
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