Period
to 18 June 2018

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 18 June 2018 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 62 23
Rank change year-on-year -10 -39 +34
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 89 78 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.93% 3.34% 6.92%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.97% 10.18% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 63 83
Surrey median daily rate £520 £390 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +9.86% -11.25%
10th Percentile £366 £290 £257
90th Percentile £624 £490 £547
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 33
Surrey median hourly rate £19.03 £21.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -8.70% +58.62%
10th Percentile £18.05 £21.00 £21.00
90th Percentile £20.02 £21.00 £52.50
South East median hourly rate £36.21 £12.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year +201.75% -71.43% +95.35%

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 992 766 960
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 32.62% 32.76% 38.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 656 488 572
Surrey median daily rate £467 £414 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.87% -2.65% +7.59%
10th Percentile £255 £261 £228
90th Percentile £600 £563 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 23 97
Surrey median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -35.00% +116.22%
10th Percentile £10.60 £14.13 £11.92
90th Percentile £53.50 £47.50 £53.94
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +100.00% -39.66% +75.76%

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 18 June 2018.

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 18 June 2018. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames - 15 £483 -
Staines -11 13 £475 -5.00% 3
Leatherhead +4 6 £550 +22.22% 1
Camberley 0 5 £395 -
Woking -10 4 £190 -50.00% 2
Dorking +4 3 £425 -
Redhill - 3 - - 3
Guildford -10 2 £340 -11.69%
Weybridge - 2 £488 - 1
Reigate -30 1 £288 -11.54%
Epsom - 1 £410 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 18 June 2018, 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 31 (34.83%) Migration
2 26 (29.21%) Firewall
3 24 (26.97%) Linux
4 20 (22.47%) Cisco
4 20 (22.47%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (21.35%) Windows
6 18 (20.22%) Finance
7 16 (17.98%) Solaris
7 16 (17.98%) Network Design
8 15 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (16.85%) WAN
8 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
9 14 (15.73%) IBM
9 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP
9 14 (15.73%) Unix
9 14 (15.73%) High Availability
10 13 (14.61%) VMware
10 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (14.61%) LAN
10 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 12 (13.48%) Load Balancing
11 12 (13.48%) Dell
11 12 (13.48%) EMC
11 12 (13.48%) Project Management
11 12 (13.48%) DevOps
12 11 (12.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 11 (12.36%) Network Security
12 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (11.24%) Business Continuity
13 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification

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 3 (3.37%) IIS
2 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.12%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.49%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (22.47%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.49%) IaaS
4 3 (3.37%) Office 365
5 2 (2.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.25%) GitHub
5 2 (2.25%) PaaS
6 1 (1.12%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.12%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.12%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (29.21%) Firewall
2 15 (16.85%) WAN
3 14 (15.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (14.61%) LAN
5 11 (12.36%) Network Security
6 10 (11.24%) SAN
7 9 (10.11%) NAS
8 8 (8.99%) DNS
9 7 (7.87%) DHCP
9 7 (7.87%) Multicast
9 7 (7.87%) SSH
9 7 (7.87%) SSL
10 6 (6.74%) MPLS
11 5 (5.62%) VPN
12 3 (3.37%) IPsec
12 3 (3.37%) NetScaler
13 2 (2.25%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (2.25%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 2 (2.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.25%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.12%) MySQL
3 1 (1.12%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.12%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.12%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.37%) SonarQube
2 2 (2.25%) Artifactory
2 2 (2.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 18 (20.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.49%) Financial Institution
2 4 (4.49%) Legal
3 2 (2.25%) Mandarin Language
4 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Architect
2 14 (15.73%) Project Manager
3 8 (8.99%) Network Engineer
4 7 (7.87%) Security Architect
4 7 (7.87%) Storage Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Data Centre Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) NetBackup Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Security Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (5.62%) Senior Security Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) AWS Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Consultant
7 4 (4.49%) Designer
7 4 (4.49%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Lead Architect
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Web Manager
7 4 (4.49%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.11%) LDAP
2 6 (6.74%) SOAP
3 4 (4.49%) Web Services
4 2 (2.25%) .NET
4 2 (2.25%) JAAS
4 2 (2.25%) Middleware
4 2 (2.25%) OAuth
4 2 (2.25%) OpenID
4 2 (2.25%) REST
4 2 (2.25%) SAML
4 2 (2.25%) XACML
4 2 (2.25%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.12%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (1.12%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.99%) Clustering
2 7 (7.87%) Virtual Team
3 5 (5.62%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.62%) DataPower
3 5 (5.62%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.62%) Replication
4 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.49%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (3.37%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.37%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.37%) Mobile Payment
5 3 (3.37%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.37%) Smartcard
6 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.25%) CMDB
6 2 (2.25%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.12%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Linux
2 19 (21.35%) Windows
3 16 (17.98%) Solaris
4 15 (16.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (15.73%) Unix
6 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (10.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.49%) AIX
8 2 (2.25%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.83%) Migration
2 16 (17.98%) Network Design
3 14 (15.73%) High Availability
4 13 (14.61%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (13.48%) DevOps
5 12 (13.48%) Load Balancing
5 12 (13.48%) Project Management
6 11 (12.36%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (11.24%) Business Continuity
8 9 (10.11%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (10.11%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.87%) Change Management
10 7 (7.87%) Performance Management
10 7 (7.87%) PRINCE2
11 6 (6.74%) Information Security
11 6 (6.74%) Security Monitoring
12 5 (5.62%) ITIL
12 5 (5.62%) Scrum
12 5 (5.62%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.62%) Perl
2 4 (4.49%) PowerShell
2 4 (4.49%) Python
3 3 (3.37%) Java
4 1 (1.12%) Ruby
4 1 (1.12%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.12%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) CCNA
1 10 (11.24%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (8.99%) CCNP
2 8 (8.99%) Degree
3 4 (4.49%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.49%) Security Cleared
4 3 (3.37%) CISA
4 3 (3.37%) CISM
4 3 (3.37%) CISSP
4 3 (3.37%) CREST Certified
4 3 (3.37%) IISP
4 3 (3.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.25%) CCIP
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (2.25%) JNCIA
5 2 (2.25%) JNCIS
5 2 (2.25%) LPIC
5 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) RHCE
5 2 (2.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (5.62%) GDPR
3 3 (3.37%) ISAE 3402
3 3 (3.37%) ISO 22301
3 3 (3.37%) ISO 31000
3 3 (3.37%) ISO 9001
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.37%) ISO/IEC 27005
3 3 (3.37%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.37%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) GAMP
4 1 (1.12%) HIPAA
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (1.12%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (7.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (3.37%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (3.37%) VMware NSX
4 3 (3.37%) vSphere
5 2 (2.25%) Docker
5 2 (2.25%) Firmware
6 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.12%) NFS
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Clusterware
6 1 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.12%) Xen
6 1 (1.12%) XenApp
6 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (8.99%) NetBackup
2 5 (5.62%) Puppet
3 4 (4.49%) vCenter Server
4 3 (3.37%) Ansible
4 3 (3.37%) Nessus
4 3 (3.37%) Trend Micro Deep Security
5 2 (2.25%) SCCM
5 2 (2.25%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (2.25%) vRealize
6 1 (1.12%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.12%) Terraform
6 1 (1.12%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 20 (22.47%) Cisco
2 15 (16.85%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.73%) IBM
4 13 (14.61%) VMware
5 12 (13.48%) Dell
5 12 (13.48%) EMC
6 10 (11.24%) F5
6 10 (11.24%) Oracle
7 7 (7.87%) HP
8 5 (5.62%) Sun
9 4 (4.49%) Juniper
9 4 (4.49%) Qualys
9 4 (4.49%) Red Hat
10 3 (3.37%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (3.37%) Huawei
10 3 (3.37%) Imperva
10 3 (3.37%) McAfee
10 3 (3.37%) NetApp
10 3 (3.37%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.37%) Trend Micro