Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 63 36
Rank change year-on-year -6 -27 +3
Contract jobs citing Data Centre 101 81 135
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.09% 3.12% 5.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.27% 9.85% 17.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 63 82
Surrey median daily rate £458 £415 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.24% -3.38% +7.38%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £260
90th Percentile £610 £574 £581
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 14
Surrey median hourly rate - £21.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.38% +10.35%
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +66.67% -44.62% +42.36%

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 1,090 822 782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 33.31% 31.62% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 752 530 532
Surrey median daily rate £462 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.71% +5.00% +4.45%
10th Percentile £300 £258 £210
90th Percentile £606 £563 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 43 40
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 £27.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.00% -8.68% +46.39%
10th Percentile £13.50 £10.88 £16.28
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £47.63
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £19.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +60.53% -17.39% +33.35%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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
Reigate -12 13 £438 +34.62% 9
Staines -14 13 £513 +5.13%
Redhill +15 9 £325 -38.10% 3
Epsom +7 6 £418 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -9 6 £600 +41.18%
Weybridge - 4 £494 - 1
Guildford -22 3 £340 -11.69% 2
Dorking - 3 £425 - 1
Leatherhead +1 2 £488 +8.33% 1
Woking -10 2 - - 3
Camberley -8 1 £500 -
Data Centre
South East

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 32 (31.68%) Migration
2 26 (25.74%) EMC
3 21 (20.79%) Isilon
4 20 (19.80%) Cisco
4 20 (19.80%) Windows
4 20 (19.80%) Finance
5 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
5 19 (18.81%) NetApp
6 18 (17.82%) Project Management
6 18 (17.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
8 16 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (15.84%) Degree
9 15 (14.85%) Active Directory
10 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.86%) Office 365
11 13 (12.87%) VMware
11 13 (12.87%) IBM
11 13 (12.87%) ITIL
11 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (11.88%) PRINCE2
12 12 (11.88%) HP
13 11 (10.89%) Linux
13 11 (10.89%) PowerShell
13 11 (10.89%) Performance Tuning
13 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
13 11 (10.89%) Proactive Monitoring
14 10 (9.90%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (9.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012

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 (2.97%) IIS
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.99%) JBoss
3 1 (0.99%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (15.84%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (13.86%) Office 365
4 10 (9.90%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (2.97%) IaaS
6 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.98%) PaaS
7 1 (0.99%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) Firewall
2 9 (8.91%) TCP/IP
3 6 (5.94%) MPLS
3 6 (5.94%) NAS
3 6 (5.94%) WAN
4 5 (4.95%) BGP
4 5 (4.95%) Network Security
4 5 (4.95%) OSPF
4 5 (4.95%) SAN
5 4 (3.96%) DHCP
5 4 (3.96%) DNS
5 4 (3.96%) LAN
6 3 (2.97%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (2.97%) VPN
7 2 (1.98%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.98%) Internet
7 2 (1.98%) Kerberos
7 2 (1.98%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.98%) SSL
7 2 (1.98%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.98%) MySQL
3 1 (0.99%) DB2
3 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 20 (19.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.95%) Legal
3 2 (1.98%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (1.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (19.80%) Architect
2 19 (18.81%) Project Manager
3 18 (17.82%) Storage Engineer
4 15 (14.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (7.92%) Administrator
5 8 (7.92%) Migration Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Migration Project Manager
5 8 (7.92%) Office 365 Administrator
6 7 (6.93%) Security Architect
7 6 (5.94%) Consultant
8 5 (4.95%) Infrastructure Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Web Manager
8 5 (4.95%) Web Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Data Centre Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Data Centre Project Manager
9 4 (3.96%) Designer
9 4 (3.96%) EMC Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 4 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.96%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) Web Services
2 3 (2.97%) Middleware
2 3 (2.97%) SAML
3 2 (1.98%) JAAS
3 2 (1.98%) LDAP
3 2 (1.98%) OAuth
3 2 (1.98%) OpenID
3 2 (1.98%) XACML
3 2 (1.98%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.99%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.91%) Data Structures
1 9 (8.91%) HP Storage
2 8 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.94%) Private Cloud
4 5 (4.95%) AS400
4 5 (4.95%) iSeries
5 4 (3.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (3.96%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.96%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.96%) Replication
6 3 (2.97%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.97%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.97%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (2.97%) Mobile Payment
6 3 (2.97%) PKI
6 3 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.97%) Smartcard
7 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.98%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.98%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Windows
2 11 (10.89%) Linux
3 10 (9.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (8.91%) Windows Server
5 6 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.96%) Unix
7 2 (1.98%) AIX
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 10
7 2 (1.98%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.99%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (31.68%) Migration
2 18 (17.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (17.82%) Project Management
3 14 (13.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (12.87%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (12.87%) ITIL
5 12 (11.88%) PRINCE2
6 11 (10.89%) Mentoring
6 11 (10.89%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (10.89%) Proactive Monitoring
7 10 (9.90%) Identity Management
8 9 (8.91%) Benchmarking
8 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
9 8 (7.92%) DevOps
9 8 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (7.92%) Network Design
10 6 (5.94%) Information Security
10 6 (5.94%) Scrum
10 6 (5.94%) Security Monitoring
10 6 (5.94%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.89%) PowerShell
2 10 (9.90%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.97%) SQL
4 2 (1.98%) Java
4 2 (1.98%) Perl
5 1 (0.99%) C
5 1 (0.99%) Python
5 1 (0.99%) Ruby
5 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) Degree
2 10 (9.90%) CCNA
2 10 (9.90%) CCNP
2 10 (9.90%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.95%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.97%) CISA
5 3 (2.97%) CISM
5 3 (2.97%) CISSP
5 3 (2.97%) CREST Certified
5 3 (2.97%) IISP
5 3 (2.97%) PMP
5 3 (2.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.98%) CCIE
6 2 (1.98%) CCIE Data Center
6 2 (1.98%) CCIP
6 2 (1.98%) CCSP
6 2 (1.98%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.98%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.95%) GDPR
1 5 (4.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.97%) ISAE 3402
2 3 (2.97%) ISO 22301
2 3 (2.97%) ISO 31000
2 3 (2.97%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.97%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 3 (2.97%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
3 1 (0.99%) COBIT
3 1 (0.99%) GAMP
3 1 (0.99%) HIPAA
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (0.99%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (14.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.95%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.98%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.98%) vSphere
4 1 (0.99%) Docker
4 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.99%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.99%) Xen
Systems Management
1 10 (9.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 6 (5.94%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.97%) Nessus
3 3 (2.97%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 3 (2.97%) vCenter Server
4 2 (1.98%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (1.98%) SCCM
4 2 (1.98%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (1.98%) vRealize
5 1 (0.99%) Ansible
5 1 (0.99%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.99%) Puppet
5 1 (0.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (25.74%) EMC
2 21 (20.79%) Isilon
3 20 (19.80%) Cisco
4 19 (18.81%) Microsoft
4 19 (18.81%) NetApp
5 13 (12.87%) IBM
5 13 (12.87%) VMware
6 12 (11.88%) HP
7 10 (9.90%) Dell
8 9 (8.91%) Oracle
9 8 (7.92%) Citrix
10 4 (3.96%) Huawei
10 4 (3.96%) IBM Sterling
10 4 (3.96%) Juniper
11 3 (2.97%) Barracuda Networks
11 3 (2.97%) CheckPoint
11 3 (2.97%) Imperva
11 3 (2.97%) Qualys
11 3 (2.97%) Trend Micro
11 3 (2.97%) Tripwire