Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for ACF2 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ACF2 over the 6 months to 22 January 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.

CA ACF2
South East > Surrey
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 - 114
Rank change year-on-year - +114 -
Contract jobs citing ACF2 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.065% - 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.41% - 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Surrey median daily rate £550 - £338
10th Percentile £525 - £314
90th Percentile £575 - £371
South East median daily rate £550 - £338
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

ACF2 is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 486 337 306
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 15.69% 12.23% 15.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 200 176
Surrey median daily rate £460 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £159 £135 £140
90th Percentile £605 £580 £534
South East median daily rate £426 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.56% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 23 35
Surrey median hourly rate £15.86 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.71% +13.33% -16.67%
10th Percentile £11.07 £10.80 £10.60
90th Percentile £38.75 £41.20 £41.80
South East median hourly rate £15.93 £16.71 £15.00
% change year-on-year -4.64% +11.37% -14.29%

ACF2
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing ACF2 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for ACF2 in Surrey

ACF2
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 ACF2 within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Woking - 2 £550 -
ACF2
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing ACF2 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 Surrey region with a requirement for ACF2.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) RACF
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) REST

ACF2
Co-occurring 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 (100.00%) CICS
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) COBOL
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) Perl
1 2 (100.00%) PL/1
1 2 (100.00%) Python
1 2 (100.00%) REXX
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBScript
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM