The median contractor rate for a Technical Engineer was £348 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
Technical Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 89 - 90
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring a Technical Engineer 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.17% - 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% - 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £348 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £239 £300 £283
% change year-on-year -20.41% +6.19%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £16.93 £12.50
% change year-on-year +26.99% +35.44%  

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%  

Technical Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey that featured Technical Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Technical Engineer in Surrey

Technical Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Technical Engineer in Surrey

Technical Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Technical Engineer in Surrey

Technical Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Technical Engineer in Surrey

Technical Engineer
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 Technical Engineer 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 1 £590 -
Weybridge - 1 £105 -
Technical Engineer
South East

Technical Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Technical Engineer 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 Technical Engineer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (33.33%) vCloud
2 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Acronis
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Infor M3
3 1 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development

Technical Engineer 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
1 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (16.67%) IPsec
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
2 1 (16.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Coaching
1 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Service Management
1 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (16.67%) MCSA
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) vCloud
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Acronis
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam