The median contractor rate for a Windows Engineer was £105 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
Windows Engineer
South East / Surrey
Rank 85 87 83
Rank change year-on-year +2 -4  
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Engineer 6 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.52% 1.08% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.13% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £105 £385 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -72.72% -23.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £81 £313 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £540 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £303 £313 £238
% change year-on-year -3.20% +31.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.02 £8.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.43% +70.07%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.91% -3.17%  

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%  

Windows Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Engineer in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Engineer in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Engineer in Surrey

Windows Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Engineer in Surrey

Windows 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 Windows 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
Chertsey - 3 - -
Weybridge - 2 £90 - 2
Woking -3 1 £363 -14.70%
Windows Engineer
South East

Windows Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

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

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) WAN
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Apple
5 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
5 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
6 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
7 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 1 (7.14%) Metasploit
7 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification

Windows 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:

Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 3 (21.43%) LAN
3 3 (21.43%) WAN
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) FTP
4 1 (7.14%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Metasploit
1 1 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (7.14%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (7.14%) Project Management
2 1 (7.14%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) C
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
2 1 (7.14%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 1 (7.14%) CEH
3 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Server
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Nagios
1 1 (7.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
Weybridge, Surrey
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Rate: £100 - £110 per day
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Weybridge, Surrey
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Rate: £100 - £110 per day
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