Period
to 16 October 2019

The median contractor rate for a Windows Support Engineer was £120 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 16 October 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
16 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 112 159 132
Rank change year-on-year +47 -27 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Windows Support Engineer 9 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.43% 0.15% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.16% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 6
Surrey median daily rate £120 £119 £151
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% -21.49% -29.65%
South East median daily rate £133 £189 £156
% change year-on-year -29.80% +20.80% -17.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Surrey median hourly rate £15.17 £17.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.09% +11.29% +40.91%
10th Percentile £14.58 £12.03 £14.66
90th Percentile £15.48 £22.68 £16.60
South East median hourly rate £14.93 £17.25 £13.03
% change year-on-year -13.45% +32.44% -8.60%

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 1,966 3,055 2,526
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.09% 94.32% 95.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,360 2,139 1,781
Surrey median daily rate £450 £468 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +10.00% +2.41%
10th Percentile £274 £300 £275
90th Percentile £638 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 81 81
Surrey median hourly rate £18.16 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.11% +100.00% -22.22%
10th Percentile £11.63 £13.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £52.13 £51.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £23.75 £20.12 £18.00
% change year-on-year +18.03% +11.79% -7.38%

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 Skill Set
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 10
2 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (88.89%) Public Sector
2 8 (88.89%) Electronics
2 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
2 8 (88.89%) Programme Management
2 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (88.89%) NHS
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving

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 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
General
1 8 (88.89%) Electronics
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Manufacturing
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
1 8 (88.89%) Public Sector
1 8 (88.89%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 9 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (88.89%) Programme Management
2 1 (11.11%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Apple