The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace
Rank 61 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.29% - 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% - 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £501 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £463 £488
% change year-on-year
-13.51% -5.12%
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 West Sussex region.

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
278 235 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 40.52% 37.78% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 146 98
Median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £200 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £16.80 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

Rackspace
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Rackspace Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Rackspace
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Rackspace Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Rackspace
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Rackspace within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Crawley - 1 £501 -
Rackspace
South East

Rackspace
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (33.33%) HBase
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
2 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
2 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl

Rackspace
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon EMR
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 1 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) HBase
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (33.33%) Travis CI
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Data Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BBC
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Anomaly Detection
1 1 (33.33%) Cluster Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) MapReduce
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Predictive Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (33.33%) Python
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCDP
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) CCNP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) SaltStack
1 1 (33.33%) Virgin Media
1 1 (33.33%) VMware