Period
to 27 January 2020

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 27 January 2020 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
27 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 59 66
Rank change year-on-year -2 +7 -28
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 41 112 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.40% 3.73% 3.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.68% 13.10% 9.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 96 59
Surrey median daily rate £448 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £335 £346 £250
90th Percentile £564 £575 £569
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Surrey median hourly rate - - £20.02
South East median hourly rate £47.83 £35.00 £19.52
% change year-on-year +36.66% +79.35% -7.07%

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 534 855 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 31.25% 28.48% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 623 619
Surrey median daily rate £458 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.68% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £193 £263 £220
90th Percentile £638 £606 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -1.16% +7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 19 44
Surrey median hourly rate £18.95 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.41% +70.00% +21.95%
10th Percentile £11.73 £15.46 £12.25
90th Percentile £50.63 £54.50 £47.73
South East median hourly rate £31.00 £21.25 £20.06
% change year-on-year +45.88% +5.93% +6.99%

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 27 January 2020.

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 27 January 2020. 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 +12 9 £475 -7.32% 3
Godalming +3 6 £400 +6.67% 2
Leatherhead +6 5 £425 -15.00% 2
Guildford +17 4 £525 +40.00% 7
Redhill +4 3 £475 +46.15% 4
Staines +17 2 £450 -3.23% 2
Camberley +7 1 - - 1
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2020, 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 19 (46.34%) Cisco
2 17 (41.46%) Firewall
3 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (29.27%) AWS
4 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (29.27%) F5
5 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 11 (26.83%) Azure
6 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
7 9 (21.95%) DNS
7 9 (21.95%) SQL
7 9 (21.95%) Private Cloud
7 9 (21.95%) Public Cloud
8 8 (19.51%) Office 365
8 8 (19.51%) IaaS
8 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
8 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
8 8 (19.51%) CCNP
8 8 (19.51%) PaaS
9 7 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (17.07%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
10 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
10 6 (14.63%) SCCM
10 6 (14.63%) Network Security
10 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
10 6 (14.63%) SQL Server

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 (12.20%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) AWS
2 11 (26.83%) Azure
3 8 (19.51%) IaaS
3 8 (19.51%) Office 365
3 8 (19.51%) PaaS
4 7 (17.07%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) Firewall
2 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 9 (21.95%) DNS
4 6 (14.63%) Network Security
4 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.20%) BGP
5 5 (12.20%) MPLS
5 5 (12.20%) Skype
6 4 (9.76%) BIG-IP
6 4 (9.76%) Cisco ISE
6 4 (9.76%) IPsec
6 4 (9.76%) SSL
6 4 (9.76%) VPN
7 3 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (7.32%) DHCP
7 3 (7.32%) SAN
7 3 (7.32%) WAN
8 2 (4.88%) ICMP
8 2 (4.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) DB2
3 1 (2.44%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) JIRA
1 2 (4.88%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (29.27%) Network Engineer
2 10 (24.39%) Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Cloud Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (17.07%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 6 (14.63%) Architect
5 4 (9.76%) Azure Consultant
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Office 365 Consultant
6 3 (7.32%) Security Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Cybersecurity Architect
7 2 (4.88%) Firewall Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (4.88%) IP Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Project Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Private Cloud
1 9 (21.95%) Public Cloud
2 2 (4.88%) Clustering
2 2 (4.88%) CMDB
2 2 (4.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.88%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
1 4 (9.76%) Windows Server
2 2 (4.88%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Unix
3 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (17.07%) Customer Requirements
3 6 (14.63%) ITIL
4 5 (12.20%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (12.20%) Identity Access Management
4 5 (12.20%) Migration
4 5 (12.20%) Release Management
4 5 (12.20%) SIEM
4 5 (12.20%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (9.76%) ITIL V3
5 4 (9.76%) Presales
5 4 (9.76%) Project Delivery
6 3 (7.32%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (7.32%) Change Management
6 3 (7.32%) Performance Optimisation
7 2 (4.88%) DevOps
7 2 (4.88%) Network Design
7 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.88%) Java
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.44%) AWK
3 1 (2.44%) Korn
3 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (19.51%) CCNP
3 5 (12.20%) CCNA
4 4 (9.76%) MCSE
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.32%) CCIE
5 3 (7.32%) SC Cleared
5 3 (7.32%) Security Cleared
6 2 (4.88%) CCDA
6 2 (4.88%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (2.44%) Degree
7 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.44%) JNCIA
7 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (24.39%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.51%) Active Directory
4 4 (9.76%) vSphere
5 3 (7.32%) VMware NSX
6 1 (2.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) FortiGate
1 6 (14.63%) SCCM
2 5 (12.20%) RSA Archer
3 4 (9.76%) Opsview
4 2 (4.88%) Ansible
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.88%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.44%) Control-M
5 1 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.44%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.44%) Puppet
5 1 (2.44%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) SCSM
5 1 (2.44%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Cisco
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) F5
4 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
5 6 (14.63%) Palo Alto
6 5 (12.20%) ArcSight
6 5 (12.20%) Blue Coat
6 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
6 5 (12.20%) Juniper
6 5 (12.20%) SolarWinds
7 4 (9.76%) Fortinet
8 3 (7.32%) Remedy
9 2 (4.88%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 2 (4.88%) AlgoSec
9 2 (4.88%) Aruba
9 2 (4.88%) FireEye
9 2 (4.88%) LogLogic
9 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
9 2 (4.88%) TIBCO
9 2 (4.88%) TippingPoint