The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 92 81 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 6 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.50% 0.63% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.41% 13.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £335 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
+10.52% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.86
IaaS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Cloud Services Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
111 68 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 9.21% 4.76% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 44 21
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £262 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £561 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IaaS across the Surrey region.

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +10 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £345 -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 10 (100.00%) PaaS
2 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) LAN
2 7 (70.00%) WAN
3 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) SaaS
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
5 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (40.00%) Internet
5 4 (40.00%) VoIP
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) HP
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (30.00%) Puppet
6 3 (30.00%) Presales
6 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) Sun
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) WLAN
6 3 (30.00%) HPUX
6 3 (30.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) SharePoint

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) Apache
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) PaaS
2 5 (50.00%) SaaS
3 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (10.00%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) LAN
1 7 (70.00%) WAN
2 4 (40.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Internet
2 4 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) Extranet
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) WLAN
4 2 (20.00%) FCAPS
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 1 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) LDAP
5 1 (10.00%) SMTP
5 1 (10.00%) SSH
5 1 (10.00%) VLAN
5 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Maven
1 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (10.00%) Billing
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Games
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) ICT Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Design Authority
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Authority
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) boto
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (20.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (10.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) HPUX
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
1 3 (30.00%) Migration
1 3 (30.00%) Presales
2 2 (20.00%) CMMI
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) QMS
2 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
2 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
2 2 (20.00%) SIEM
2 2 (20.00%) Six Sigma
2 2 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (10.00%) Go
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCSA
3 2 (20.00%) CISM
3 2 (20.00%) CISSP
3 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
3 2 (20.00%) MBA
4 1 (10.00%) CCA
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco
2 4 (40.00%) HP
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Sun
4 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel
4 2 (20.00%) Rackspace
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) Aruba
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (10.00%) Siemens