The median contractor rate for a Support Engineer was £388 per day in advertised job vacancies in Woking during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Support Engineer
Surrey / Woking
Rank 9 5 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 +6  
Contract jobs requiring a Support Engineer 7 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Woking 9.09% 19.15% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.29% 19.15% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 1
Median daily rate £388 £338 £168
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.81% +101.49%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £250 £225
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.68% +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in Woking. 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
Woking
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 62 47 48
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Woking 80.52% 100.00% 82.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 29 31
Median daily rate £400 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +41.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £140 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -81.42%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Woking

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Woking that featured Support Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Support Engineer in Woking

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Support Engineer in Woking

Support Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Woking

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Support Engineer in Woking over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Support Engineer in Woking

Support Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Woking

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Support Engineer in Woking

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Woking

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Support 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 Woking region featuring Support Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Python
2 6 (85.71%) Drupal
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
3 4 (57.14%) YAML
3 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Legal
5 1 (14.29%) Publishing
5 1 (14.29%) .NET

Support Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Woking 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 6 (85.71%) Drupal
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) JSON
1 4 (57.14%) YAML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
1 6 (85.71%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) Bash Shell
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (85.71%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
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