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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 91 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.084% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
- -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
589 681 653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.25% 48.78% 50.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 390 350
Median daily rate £400 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £260 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 15 32
Median hourly rate £27.38 £18.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.97% +8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £13.90 £12.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.90 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.72 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.86% +6.94%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Perl
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Solaris
3 3 (50.00%) Apache
3 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (50.00%) Ansible
3 3 (50.00%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Docker
4 2 (33.33%) GitLab
4 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (33.33%) IaaS
4 2 (33.33%) sed
4 2 (33.33%) MarkLogic

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 3 (50.00%) Apache
1 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) IaaS
3 2 (33.33%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (16.67%) Google App Engine
4 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (33.33%) Ant
2 2 (33.33%) Burp Suite
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) GitLab
2 2 (33.33%) JUnit
2 2 (33.33%) Sinon.JS
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (16.67%) Travis CI
3 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Web Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Applications Support
1 2 (33.33%) Web Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Web Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) JDBC
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) Akka
2 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
2 1 (16.67%) DAO
2 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Native
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Solaris
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
1 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
2 2 (33.33%) Information Security
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) SIEM
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Perl
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) AWK
3 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Korn
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) sed
3 2 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) Scala
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Dynatrace
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) OpenText
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) SaltStack