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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 74 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 11 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.90% 0.22% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.64% 3.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £538 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+53.57% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
59 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 4.80% 5.53% 3.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 53 17
Average daily rate £408 £410 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.75 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% -8.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -52.29%

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 29 May 2015. 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
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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 +11 8 - -
Cobham - 2 - -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 14 (82.35%) PaaS
2 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (58.82%) Linux
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 8 (47.06%) Python
5 8 (47.06%) DHCP
5 8 (47.06%) VPN
5 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 8 (47.06%) Capacity Management
5 8 (47.06%) Software Deployment
6 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
6 7 (41.18%) Puppet
6 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
6 7 (41.18%) C#
6 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (35.29%) Ruby
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
7 6 (35.29%) OpenStack
7 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
7 6 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (35.29%) Auto-Scaling
7 6 (35.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) UNIX
8 5 (29.41%) Billing
9 4 (23.53%) Maven
9 4 (23.53%) VLAN

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 6 (35.29%) OpenStack
2 3 (17.65%) Apache
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 14 (82.35%) PaaS
2 12 (70.59%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (35.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (35.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 4 (23.53%) SaaS
6 2 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) Firewall
1 8 (47.06%) DHCP
1 8 (47.06%) VPN
1 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) VLAN
2 4 (23.53%) MPLS
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
2 4 (23.53%) Network Security
3 3 (17.65%) LDAP
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
3 3 (17.65%) SSH
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Maven
2 4 (23.53%) JIRA
2 4 (23.53%) Ant
2 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (17.65%) Subversion
4 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (29.41%) Billing
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Architect
1 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Cloud Architect
2 7 (41.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (17.65%) Cloud Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) AWS Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) REST
1 3 (17.65%) boto
1 3 (17.65%) SOAP
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) JSON
2 2 (11.76%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Replication
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
3 5 (29.41%) UNIX
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) VMS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Capacity Management
1 8 (47.06%) Software Deployment
2 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (35.29%) Auto-Scaling
4 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 4 (23.53%) Open Source
5 3 (17.65%) DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) SOA
5 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) Line Management
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (11.76%) Game Development
6 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Use Case
6 2 (11.76%) Release Management
6 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (5.88%) SDLC
7 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 7 (41.18%) PowerShell
2 7 (41.18%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) Ruby
4 3 (17.65%) C
5 2 (11.76%) Java
5 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) Bourne shell
6 1 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.76%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) XenServer
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 6 (35.29%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (11.76%) Ansible
4 1 (5.88%) SCOM
4 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 4 (23.53%) Red Hat
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) Barracuda Networks
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) VMware