Period
to 16 January 2018

The median contractor rate for a Network Support was £338 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

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.

Network Support
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 113 127
Rank change year-on-year -20 +14 -5
Contract jobs requiring a Network Support 8 4 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.29% 0.20% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.21% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Surrey median daily rate £338 £338 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +22.73% -15.38%
10th Percentile £266 £306 £263
90th Percentile £419 £379 £306
South East median daily rate £253 £300 £260
% change year-on-year -15.83% +15.38% -23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 4
Surrey median hourly rate £15.50 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.91% -45.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £13.65 £10.50 £17.60
90th Percentile £16.55 £11.50 £21.00
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% -21.43% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,611 1,918 2,453
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.40% 95.04% 95.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,836 1,208 1,549
Surrey median daily rate £450 £419 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% +1.02% +10.67%
10th Percentile £276 £165 £263
90th Percentile £580 £575 £542
South East median daily rate £424 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 111 108
Surrey median hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.43% - +18.31%
10th Percentile £11.34 £11.55 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.92 £42.00 £54.26
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +18.75%

Network Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Network Support in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Network Support in Surrey

Network Support
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Support in Surrey

Network Support
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Support in Surrey over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Support in Surrey

Network Support
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Support in Surrey

Network 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 Network Support within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 16 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
Staines - 2 £338 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
Network Support
South East

Network Support Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Network 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 Network Support in the job title.

1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
3 5 (62.50%) Apple
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Unix
5 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Clustering
6 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 1 (12.50%) McAfee
6 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 1 (12.50%) DRM
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) Solaris
6 1 (12.50%) Linux
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Juniper
6 1 (12.50%) CA
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat

Network Support Skill Set
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:

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (62.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
1 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
1 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
1 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (12.50%) DRM
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
1 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) ProxySG
1 1 (12.50%) Sendmail
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Apple
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Coat
3 1 (12.50%) CA
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) McAfee
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Palo Alto
3 1 (12.50%) Proofpoint
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat