Period
to 23 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Data Centre in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Centre over the 6 months to 23 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Data Center
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 63 35
Rank change year-on-year +8 -28 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 112 83 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.62% 2.97% 5.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.17% 9.13% 16.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 59 59
Surrey median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00% +15.11%
10th Percentile £353 £250 £275
90th Percentile £570 £569 £580
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £419
% change year-on-year - +1.49% +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 5
Surrey median hourly rate - £21.00 £21.00
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +75.00% -4.76% -51.16%

Data Centre is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 920 909 609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.72% 32.58% 30.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 628 373
Surrey median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £263 £224 £188
90th Percentile £606 £572 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 38
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% +25.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £15.46 £12.08 £13.92
90th Percentile £54.50 £48.01 £42.15
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -15.56%

Data Centre
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre in Surrey

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Centre in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Centre in Surrey

Data Centre
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Centre in Surrey over the 6 months to 23 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Centre in Surrey

Data Centre
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Centre in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Centre in Surrey

Data Centre
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 Data Centre within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 23 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
Reigate +9 16 £438 +9.38% 2
Epsom +13 9 £425 -
Staines -4 7 £475 -13.64%
Redhill +9 6 £325 +8.33% 1
Guildford -16 6 £375 +105.48% 5
Godalming - 5 £375 - 1
Weybridge - 4 £513 - 1
Woking -1 3 £550 +175.00%
Sunbury-on-Thames -18 3 £482 +12.09%
Camberley -5 2 - -
Leatherhead - 1 £500 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Data Centre 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 Data Centre.

1 40 (35.71%) EMC
2 37 (33.04%) Isilon
3 34 (30.36%) Migration
4 29 (25.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (25.89%) NetApp
4 29 (25.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 28 (25.00%) Windows
6 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
7 23 (20.54%) Office 365
8 22 (19.64%) VMware
9 20 (17.86%) Active Directory
10 19 (16.96%) Finance
11 17 (15.18%) ITIL
12 16 (14.29%) Linux
13 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (13.39%) Project Management
13 15 (13.39%) Degree
14 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (12.50%) PowerShell
14 14 (12.50%) Identity Management
14 14 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 14 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
15 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
15 13 (11.61%) SAN
15 13 (11.61%) Dell
15 13 (11.61%) Cisco
16 12 (10.71%) HP
16 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development

Data Centre
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 5 (4.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.68%) Apache
3 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.89%) JBoss
4 1 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.89%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 29 (25.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (20.54%) Office 365
3 14 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.79%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.61%) SAN
2 10 (8.93%) WAN
3 7 (6.25%) NAS
4 6 (5.36%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (4.46%) DHCP
5 5 (4.46%) Firewall
5 5 (4.46%) VPN
6 4 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (3.57%) DNS
6 4 (3.57%) VoIP
7 3 (2.68%) BGP
7 3 (2.68%) IPsec
7 3 (2.68%) iSCSI
7 3 (2.68%) LAN
7 3 (2.68%) MPLS
7 3 (2.68%) OSPF
7 3 (2.68%) SSL
8 2 (1.79%) Internet
8 2 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 2 (1.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.68%) DTS
4 1 (0.89%) DB2
4 1 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.79%) JIRA
1 2 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (16.96%) Finance
2 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (29.46%) Storage Engineer
2 23 (20.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (13.39%) Project Manager
4 12 (10.71%) Administrator
4 12 (10.71%) Architect
4 12 (10.71%) Office 365 Administrator
5 9 (8.04%) EMC Engineer
5 9 (8.04%) EMC Storage Engineer
6 8 (7.14%) Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Backup Engineer
7 7 (6.25%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 6 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (5.36%) NetApp Engineer
9 5 (4.46%) Business Analyst
9 5 (4.46%) Data Centre Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 5 (4.46%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 4 (3.57%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (0.89%) Middleware
2 1 (0.89%) SAML
2 1 (0.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Public Cloud
2 9 (8.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.04%) HP Storage
3 6 (5.36%) Data Structures
3 6 (5.36%) EMC VNX
3 6 (5.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (5.36%) Private Cloud
3 6 (5.36%) Replication
4 5 (4.46%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (4.46%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (3.57%) AS400
5 4 (3.57%) iSeries
6 3 (2.68%) Clustering
6 3 (2.68%) CMDB
6 3 (2.68%) PKI
7 2 (1.79%) e-Learning
7 2 (1.79%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.89%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.89%) BYOD
8 1 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 28 (25.00%) Windows
2 16 (14.29%) Linux
3 14 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (9.82%) Unix
5 10 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (8.93%) Windows Server
6 8 (7.14%) AIX
7 6 (5.36%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.46%) Solaris
9 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.89%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (30.36%) Migration
2 29 (25.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 17 (15.18%) ITIL
4 15 (13.39%) Project Management
4 15 (13.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (12.50%) Identity Management
6 13 (11.61%) Service Delivery
7 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
7 12 (10.71%) Storage Management
8 9 (8.04%) Proactive Monitoring
9 8 (7.14%) Mentoring
10 7 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (5.36%) Benchmarking
11 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
12 5 (4.46%) Capacity Management
12 5 (4.46%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (4.46%) DevOps
12 5 (4.46%) Open Source
13 4 (3.57%) Application Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.82%) Shell Script
3 10 (8.93%) SQL
4 5 (4.46%) Perl
5 4 (3.57%) C#
5 4 (3.57%) Java
6 3 (2.68%) C
7 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (13.39%) Degree
2 9 (8.04%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.36%) CCNP
3 6 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (4.46%) CCNA
4 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.46%) VCP6
5 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.68%) PMP
7 2 (1.79%) CCIE
7 2 (1.79%) CCIE Data Center
7 2 (1.79%) MCITP
7 2 (1.79%) MCSA
7 2 (1.79%) MCSE
7 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.89%) APMP
8 1 (0.89%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.89%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) COBIT
2 1 (0.89%) GDPR
2 1 (0.89%) HIPAA
2 1 (0.89%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 20 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 2 (1.79%) Samba
5 2 (1.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (1.79%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.89%) NFS
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.89%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 9 (8.04%) SCCM
3 8 (7.14%) NetBackup
4 5 (4.46%) SCOM
5 3 (2.68%) Failover Clustering
5 3 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.68%) Puppet
5 3 (2.68%) SCVMM
5 3 (2.68%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (2.68%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.79%) AirWatch
6 2 (1.79%) PaperCut
7 1 (0.89%) BMC Performance Manager
7 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.89%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.89%) vRealize
Vendors
1 40 (35.71%) EMC
2 37 (33.04%) Isilon
3 29 (25.89%) NetApp
4 25 (22.32%) Microsoft
5 22 (19.64%) VMware
6 13 (11.61%) Cisco
6 13 (11.61%) Dell
7 12 (10.71%) HP
8 9 (8.04%) Citrix
9 8 (7.14%) Juniper
10 7 (6.25%) Oracle
11 6 (5.36%) IBM
12 5 (4.46%) Brocade
13 4 (3.57%) AppDynamics
13 4 (3.57%) BMC
13 4 (3.57%) CA
14 3 (2.68%) CommVault
14 3 (2.68%) Google
14 3 (2.68%) Meraki
14 3 (2.68%) SolarWinds