Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for High Availability skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited High Availability over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

High Availability
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 119 65 81
Rank change year-on-year -54 +16 +23
Contract jobs citing High Availability 24 64 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.86% 2.81% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 3.36% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 36
Surrey median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +38.46% -40.91%
10th Percentile £381 £275 £248
90th Percentile £631 £594 £438
South East median daily rate £350 £425 £375
% change year-on-year -17.65% +13.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 0
Surrey median hourly rate - £41.00 -
South East median hourly rate £12.00 £41.00 £27.75
% change year-on-year -70.73% +47.75% -26.00%

High Availability is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2312 1902 2228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.17% 83.38% 80.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1661 1259 1367
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £260 £285
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 83 52
Surrey median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% -18.52% +7.14%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.69 £12.86
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.00 £52.13
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -9.80% -5.56% +54.29%

High Availability
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing High Availability as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for High Availability in Surrey

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for High Availability in Surrey

High Availability
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing High Availability in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for High Availability in Surrey

High Availability
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for High Availability in Surrey

High Availability
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 High Availability within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Epsom -16 7 £400 - 1
Guildford -3 2 £450 -
Woking - 2 £450 -
Staines -6 1 £600 +9.09% 1
Redhill -9 1 £475 -22.45%
Cobham - 1 £450 -
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for High Availability.

1 11 (45.83%) SQL
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle
3 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
4 7 (29.17%) Unix
4 7 (29.17%) Degree
5 6 (25.00%) Puppet
5 6 (25.00%) Perl
5 6 (25.00%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (20.83%) SnapMirror
6 5 (20.83%) SnapVault
6 5 (20.83%) SAN
6 5 (20.83%) NetApp
6 5 (20.83%) Veritas
6 5 (20.83%) FTP
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) Sun
6 5 (20.83%) Solaris
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
6 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (20.83%) Veritas File System
6 5 (20.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
6 5 (20.83%) Finance

High Availability
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 (12.50%) SAS
2 2 (8.33%) Apache
2 2 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Fibre Channel
1 5 (20.83%) FTP
1 5 (20.83%) SAN
1 5 (20.83%) SSH
2 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 4 (16.67%) WAN
3 3 (12.50%) Internet
3 3 (12.50%) NAS
3 3 (12.50%) VPN
4 2 (8.33%) DNS
4 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Administrator
1 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Storage Administrator
2 5 (20.83%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Network Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Storage Systems Administrator
4 3 (12.50%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Data Centre Technician
5 2 (8.33%) Data Technician
5 2 (8.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) SSIS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Web Services
2 3 (12.50%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (4.17%) .NET
4 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.17%) EJB
4 1 (4.17%) J2EE
4 1 (4.17%) JMS
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) REST
4 1 (4.17%) Spring
4 1 (4.17%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Clustering
5 1 (4.17%) Fintech
5 1 (4.17%) N-Tier
5 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Unix
3 5 (20.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (20.83%) Solaris
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.33%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
4 4 (16.67%) DevOps
4 4 (16.67%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 3 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) Java
2 6 (25.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) C++
3 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) Avaya Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (20.83%) Veritas File System
2 3 (12.50%) NFS
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
2 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (25.00%) Puppet
2 5 (20.83%) NetBackup
2 5 (20.83%) SnapMirror
2 5 (20.83%) SnapVault
2 5 (20.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (16.67%) Ansible
4 2 (8.33%) Cacti
4 2 (8.33%) CFEngine
4 2 (8.33%) Icinga
4 2 (8.33%) logstash
4 2 (8.33%) Nagios
4 2 (8.33%) Netcool
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SCCM
5 1 (4.17%) SCOM
5 1 (4.17%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Red Hat
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.83%) NetApp
3 5 (20.83%) Sun
3 5 (20.83%) Veritas
4 3 (12.50%) Brocade
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) RedGate
5 2 (8.33%) Splunk
6 1 (4.17%) Avaya
6 1 (4.17%) Extreme Networks
6 1 (4.17%) Juniper
6 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
6 1 (4.17%) VMware