The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 24 May 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Rackspace.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.46% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £438 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £310 £388
% change year-on-year
+45.16% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rackspace
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
714 613 738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 55.18% 47.97% 52.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 462 336 382
Median daily rate £425 £388 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +9.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 38 48
Median hourly rate £21.00 £15.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -37.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £49.91 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing Rackspace as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Rackspace
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Rackspace Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Rackspace
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rackspace across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Rackspace Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Rackspace
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 Rackspace within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines - 3 £600 -
Woking - 2 £425 - 1
Farnham - 1 £450 -
Rackspace
South East

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Puppet
2 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (70.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) VPN
4 5 (50.00%) Web Services
4 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Information Security
4 5 (50.00%) IaaS
4 5 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) SaaS
4 5 (50.00%) PaaS
4 5 (50.00%) Splunk
4 5 (50.00%) SIEM
4 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (40.00%) Web Development
5 4 (40.00%) DevOps
5 4 (40.00%) Cloud Native
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Java

Rackspace
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) Apache
1 2 (20.00%) IIS
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
1 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 8 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) IaaS
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (50.00%) PaaS
2 5 (50.00%) SaaS
3 1 (10.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 2 (20.00%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Jasmine
2 2 (20.00%) Ant
2 2 (20.00%) Burp Suite
2 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (20.00%) GitLab
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 5 (50.00%) Security Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Applications Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Applications Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Applications Support
2 4 (40.00%) Web Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Web Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Operations Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Applications Support
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Web Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Web Applications Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (20.00%) ELK Stack
2 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 2 (20.00%) JDBC
2 2 (20.00%) LAMP
2 2 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Akka
3 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) DAO
3 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (40.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Android
5 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
5 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 5 (50.00%) Information Security
1 5 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (50.00%) SIEM
2 4 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Web Development
3 3 (30.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Change Control
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Open Source
4 2 (20.00%) Security Operations
4 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Java
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) AWK
2 2 (20.00%) Korn
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) PHP
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (20.00%) sed
2 2 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) CCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) CISM
1 2 (20.00%) CISSP
1 2 (20.00%) JNCIA
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (90.00%) Puppet
2 7 (70.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (20.00%) Ansible
3 2 (20.00%) Cacti
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (20.00%) Nagios
3 2 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Barracuda Networks
1 5 (50.00%) Splunk
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) CommVault
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Intel Security
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec