Period
to 18 January 2019

The median contractor rate for a Windows Support Engineer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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.

Windows Support Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 134 111
Rank change year-on-year -22 -23 +26
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 3 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.097% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.31% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Surrey median daily rate - £140 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -67.06% +165.63%
South East median daily rate £163 £170 £294
% change year-on-year -4.41% -42.18% +30.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Surrey median hourly rate £12.00 £15.38 £11.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +36.67% -37.50%
10th Percentile £11.00 £13.49 £10.58
90th Percentile £13.00 £16.60 £11.73
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £15.38 £11.50
% change year-on-year -21.95% +33.70% -27.49%

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 2,922 2,604 1,925
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.50% 94.42% 95.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,071 1,832 1,211
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.53% +0.84%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £169
90th Percentile £606 £580 £575
South East median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 73 111
Surrey median hourly rate £24.00 £16.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.45% -21.43% -
10th Percentile £12.70 £11.79 £11.55
90th Percentile £51.00 £48.57 £42.00
South East median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +13.89% +2.86% -7.89%

Windows Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Support Engineer in Surrey

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in Surrey

Windows Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Support Engineer in Surrey

Windows Support 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 Support Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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
Egham - 2 - -
Reigate -7 1 - -
Windows Support Engineer
South East

Windows Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, Windows Support Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Windows Support Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) McAfee
2 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Support Engineer 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 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) McAfee
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec