Period
to 18 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Rackspace products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Rackspace over the 6 months to 18 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

Rackspace
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +40
Contract jobs citing Rackspace 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 0.29% - -
As % of the Vendors category 0.68% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Slough median daily rate £400 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £625 - £420
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

Rackspace is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Slough.

All Vendors
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 148 110 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 43.27% 45.08% 55.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 72 115
Slough median daily rate £391 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.19% +5.26% -1.62%
10th Percentile £196 £301 £219
90th Percentile £525 £556 £553
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £403
% change year-on-year +2.94% +5.52% +0.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Slough median hourly rate £20.00 - £14.60
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.05 £15.43 £13.50
% change year-on-year -8.94% +14.30% -22.86%

Rackspace
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Rackspace as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Rackspace in Slough

Rackspace
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Rackspace in Slough.

Contractor daily rate trend for Rackspace in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Slough region with a requirement for Rackspace.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform

Rackspace
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) OpenShift
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform