Period
to 20 July 2018

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 20 July 2018 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 121 109
Rank change year-on-year -9 -12 -8
Contract jobs citing High Availability 34 20 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.03% 0.79% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.19% 0.92% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 4 9
Surrey median daily rate £450 £438 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.24% +14.43%
10th Percentile £350 £269 £349
90th Percentile £541 £509 £583
South East median daily rate £445 £338 £445
% change year-on-year +31.85% -24.16% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 8
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 - £47.75
10th Percentile £41.25 - £46.25
90th Percentile £43.75 - £51.00
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £27.38 £47.50
% change year-on-year +55.22% -42.36% +69.64%

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 2,869 2,163 2,210
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 86.60% 85.29% 84.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,009 1,490 1,497
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £318 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 55 116
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £26.00 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.85% -22.96% -10.00%
10th Percentile £11.17 £14.10 £13.31
90th Percentile £51.23 £47.50 £49.75
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

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 20 July 2018.

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 20 July 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
Epsom -9 4 £350 -12.50%
Guildford - 4 £375 - 2
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £482 -
Dorking +1 3 £563 -
Camberley - 3 - - 1
Redhill - 3 £525 -
Staines -20 2 £575 -
Leatherhead - 2 £363 - 1
Reigate - 1 £445 - 1
Tadworth - 1 £525 -
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing High Availability 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 High Availability.

1 13 (38.24%) Windows
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
2 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Unix
3 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
4 8 (23.53%) Java
4 8 (23.53%) Oracle
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) Solaris
5 7 (20.59%) Cisco
6 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 6 (17.65%) SAN
6 6 (17.65%) VMware
6 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) TDD
6 6 (17.65%) DevOps
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
7 5 (14.71%) PaaS
7 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (14.71%) NAS
7 5 (14.71%) Veritas File System
7 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (14.71%) Spring Boot

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 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.94%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (14.71%) PaaS
4 3 (8.82%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (8.82%) IaaS
5 2 (5.88%) Force.com
5 2 (5.88%) Office 365
6 1 (2.94%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.65%) SAN
2 5 (14.71%) FTP
2 5 (14.71%) NAS
2 5 (14.71%) SSH
2 5 (14.71%) VoIP
2 5 (14.71%) WAN
3 4 (11.76%) MPLS
4 3 (8.82%) Asterisk PBX
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) Diameter Protocol
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
4 3 (8.82%) GSM
4 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
4 3 (8.82%) LAN
4 3 (8.82%) LTE
4 3 (8.82%) MGW
4 3 (8.82%) PBX
4 3 (8.82%) RANAP
4 3 (8.82%) RTP
4 3 (8.82%) SGSN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.88%) Power BI
3 2 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.88%) Spotfire
4 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.94%) DB2
4 1 (2.94%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) GCC
1 3 (8.82%) GDB
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
1 3 (8.82%) Trac
2 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Gradle
3 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.94%) JIRA
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (14.71%) Administrator
2 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
4 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C++ Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Storage Administrator
4 3 (8.82%) Unix Administrator
5 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Business Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (5.88%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) Apache Camel
1 5 (14.71%) Spring
1 5 (14.71%) Spring Boot
2 4 (11.76%) J2EE
2 4 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (8.82%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 3 (8.82%) REST
3 3 (8.82%) STL
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) Middleware
4 2 (5.88%) Node.js
4 2 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (5.88%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.94%) .NET
5 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.94%) React
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.82%) Clustering
2 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.88%) PKI
4 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.94%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Linux
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) Unix
3 7 (20.59%) Solaris
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 2 (5.88%) SUSE
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.94%) CentOS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (32.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (23.53%) Scrum
3 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (17.65%) DevOps
3 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 6 (17.65%) TDD
4 5 (14.71%) Business Continuity
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (14.71%) Low Latency
4 5 (14.71%) Performance Management
4 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.76%) BDD
5 4 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (11.76%) IT Strategy
5 4 (11.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (11.76%) OO
5 4 (11.76%) SOA
5 4 (11.76%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.82%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 5 (14.71%) Perl
4 3 (8.82%) C++
4 3 (8.82%) Java 8
4 3 (8.82%) Python
4 3 (8.82%) Ruby
5 2 (5.88%) Apex Code
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.94%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) CCIP
2 2 (5.88%) CCNA
2 2 (5.88%) CCNP
2 2 (5.88%) CCSP
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.88%) MCSE
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) MCITP
3 1 (2.94%) MCTS
3 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (14.71%) NFS
2 5 (14.71%) Veritas File System
3 4 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.82%) Docker
4 3 (8.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.94%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Ansible
1 4 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
2 3 (8.82%) Nagios
2 3 (8.82%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle ZFS
3 2 (5.88%) Salt
3 2 (5.88%) SnapMirror
3 2 (5.88%) SnapVault
4 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.94%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 6 (17.65%) VMware
4 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (14.71%) Red Hat
4 5 (14.71%) Sun
4 5 (14.71%) Veritas
5 3 (8.82%) Brocade
5 3 (8.82%) Google
5 3 (8.82%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.88%) Avaya
6 2 (5.88%) Civica
6 2 (5.88%) Ericsson
6 2 (5.88%) F5
6 2 (5.88%) NetApp
6 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) Remedy
7 1 (2.94%) Symantec