Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 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
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 72 65
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 -39
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 73 88 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.04% 2.91% 3.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.23% 9.21% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 72 63
Surrey median daily rate £425 £520 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.27% +33.33% +11.43%
10th Percentile £313 £366 £290
90th Percentile £610 £624 £490
South East median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Surrey median hourly rate - £19.03 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.38% -8.70%
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £30.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% +150.00% -71.43%

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 650 956 752
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 27.06% 31.57% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 634 479
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.11% +13.10% -1.18%
10th Percentile £250 £259 £261
90th Percentile £630 £600 £563
South East median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 23
Surrey median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% +44.23% -20.00%
10th Percentile £12.68 £10.65 £14.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £52.13 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £18.19 £32.82 £17.25
% change year-on-year -44.58% +90.26% -40.52%

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 16 June 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 16 June 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
Staines +16 13 £450 -5.26%
Sunbury-on-Thames 0 13 £590 +22.21%
Woking -3 12 £420 +121.05% 2
Godalming - 10 £385 - 1
Guildford +15 8 £370 +8.82% 5
Dorking -1 2 £375 -11.76%
Weybridge +15 1 - -
Egham - 1 £625 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.36%) Cisco
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 21 (28.77%) Migration
4 21 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (27.40%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (27.40%) Public Cloud
6 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (26.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (23.29%) CCNP
7 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (21.92%) CCNA
9 15 (20.55%) ITIL
9 15 (20.55%) Firewall
9 15 (20.55%) Hadoop
10 14 (19.18%) Linux
11 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
11 13 (17.81%) Skype
11 13 (17.81%) DevOps
11 13 (17.81%) Office 365
12 12 (16.44%) SQL
12 12 (16.44%) Juniper
13 11 (15.07%) Windows
13 11 (15.07%) Degree
13 11 (15.07%) Thought Leadership
14 10 (13.70%) Computer Science Degree
14 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
14 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (13.70%) WAN
15 9 (12.33%) Microsoft 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 8 (10.96%) Skype for Business
2 4 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.74%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (10.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 20 (27.40%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (17.81%) Office 365
4 4 (5.48%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (5.48%) Google Analytics
5 2 (2.74%) IaaS
5 2 (2.74%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.55%) Firewall
2 13 (17.81%) Skype
3 10 (13.70%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (13.70%) WAN
4 6 (8.22%) SAN
4 6 (8.22%) VoIP
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (6.85%) DNS
5 5 (6.85%) MPLS
5 5 (6.85%) PABX
5 5 (6.85%) Unified Communications
6 3 (4.11%) BGP
6 3 (4.11%) DHCP
6 3 (4.11%) Ethernet
6 3 (4.11%) LAN
6 3 (4.11%) Network Security
6 3 (4.11%) OSPF
6 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.11%) VLAN
6 3 (4.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.55%) Hadoop
2 9 (12.33%) Data Lake
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.48%) DTS
5 3 (4.11%) JanusGraph
Development Applications
1 4 (5.48%) JIRA
2 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (4.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.37%) Advertising
3 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (21.92%) Architect
2 9 (12.33%) Analyst
3 8 (10.96%) Network Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (9.59%) Lead Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Business Analyst
5 5 (6.85%) Voice Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Data Centre Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Data Centre Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Data Centre Business Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Hyper-V Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
6 4 (5.48%) Linux Engineer
6 4 (5.48%) Office 365 Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Telephony Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Juniper Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Migration Architect
7 3 (4.11%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.22%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (27.40%) Public Cloud
2 9 (12.33%) Virtual Team
3 6 (8.22%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (8.22%) Private Cloud
4 3 (4.11%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (2.74%) BYOD
5 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
5 2 (2.74%) NHS
5 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.37%) CMDB
6 1 (1.37%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.37%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (19.18%) Linux
2 11 (15.07%) Windows
3 8 (10.96%) Unix
4 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
5 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Migration
2 17 (23.29%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.55%) ITIL
4 13 (17.81%) DevOps
5 11 (15.07%) Thought Leadership
6 10 (13.70%) Computer Science
7 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 8 (10.96%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (10.96%) Service Delivery
7 8 (10.96%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (9.59%) Open Source
9 6 (8.22%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 6 (8.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 6 (8.22%) Service Design
10 5 (6.85%) Decision Tree
11 4 (5.48%) Analytics
11 4 (5.48%) Presales
11 4 (5.48%) Server Virtualisation
11 4 (5.48%) Strategic Roadmap
11 4 (5.48%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) SQL
2 6 (8.22%) C#
2 6 (8.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (28.77%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (23.29%) CCNP
3 16 (21.92%) CCNA
4 11 (15.07%) Degree
5 10 (13.70%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (12.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (10.96%) MCSE
8 6 (8.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (5.48%) MCITP
9 4 (5.48%) MCSA
9 4 (5.48%) VCP6
10 3 (4.11%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (1.37%) APMP
12 1 (1.37%) CISSP
12 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (1.37%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.37%) PMI Certification
12 1 (1.37%) PMP
12 1 (1.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (2.74%) GDPR
2 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.37%) NEBOSH
3 1 (1.37%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (26.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (17.81%) Hyper-V
3 6 (8.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.74%) VMware NSX
4 2 (2.74%) XenApp
4 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.37%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 9 (12.33%) SCCM
2 8 (10.96%) SCVMM
3 5 (6.85%) SCOM
4 4 (5.48%) Failover Clustering
4 4 (5.48%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.48%) PaperCut
4 4 (5.48%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.74%) BMC Performance Manager
6 1 (1.37%) Nessus
6 1 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.37%) Puppet
6 1 (1.37%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.37%) SCSM
Vendors
1 29 (39.73%) Microsoft
2 28 (38.36%) Cisco
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 12 (16.44%) Juniper
5 8 (10.96%) Dell
6 7 (9.59%) Oracle
7 6 (8.22%) AppDynamics
7 6 (8.22%) BMC
7 6 (8.22%) CA
8 5 (6.85%) Citrix
8 5 (6.85%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (6.85%) F5
8 5 (6.85%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.48%) CommVault
9 4 (5.48%) Google
9 4 (5.48%) Polycom
9 4 (5.48%) Thales
9 4 (5.48%) WatchGuard
10 3 (4.11%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.11%) Palo Alto