Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 110 60
Rank change year-on-year -26 -50 +38
Contract jobs citing High Availability 21 35 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.71% 1.20% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.81% 1.40% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 12
Surrey median daily rate £500 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +35.71% -1.41%
10th Percentile £442 £418 £263
90th Percentile £588 £595 £566
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 14
Surrey median hourly rate - £42.50 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.66% -18.00%
South East median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +3.66% -13.68%

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 2,604 2,493 1,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.51% 85.20% 84.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,857 1,773 1,077
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £313 £301 £225
90th Percentile £621 £588 £556
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 59 94
Surrey median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +60.00% -37.50%
10th Percentile £14.80 £13.75 £12.16
90th Percentile £52.63 £50.35 £42.35
South East median hourly rate £26.58 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +10.68% +6.71% -25.00%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 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
Reigate - 4 £488 -
Staines +9 2 - - 1
Guildford -15 2 - - 1
Camberley -4 1 £575 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
High Availability
South East

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (33.33%) Big Data
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
4 6 (28.57%) Java
4 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
5 5 (23.81%) Replication
5 5 (23.81%) SQL
5 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
5 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
5 5 (23.81%) Ansible
6 4 (19.05%) Amazon Kinesis
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (19.05%) PaaS
6 4 (19.05%) Kafka
6 4 (19.05%) IaaS
6 4 (19.05%) Analytics
6 4 (19.05%) Python
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) Windows
6 4 (19.05%) Finance
6 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
7 3 (14.29%) Network Design
7 3 (14.29%) Migration
7 3 (14.29%) VMware

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 (9.52%) Apache
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Pig
1 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
1 2 (9.52%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 8 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (19.05%) Amazon Kinesis
3 4 (19.05%) IaaS
3 4 (19.05%) PaaS
4 3 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (14.29%) Serverless
5 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (9.52%) SaaS
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
6 1 (4.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 3 (14.29%) VSAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
4 1 (4.76%) DMZ
4 1 (4.76%) DWDM
4 1 (4.76%) HTTP
4 1 (4.76%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) IPsec
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (4.76%) SSL
4 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) Big Data
2 5 (23.81%) NoSQL
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (9.52%) Apache Hive
4 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
4 2 (9.52%) HBase
4 2 (9.52%) Mahout
4 2 (9.52%) Sqoop
5 1 (4.76%) OLAP
5 1 (4.76%) OLTP
5 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Architect
2 5 (23.81%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Data Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Azure DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) NoSQL Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Architect
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Kafka
2 2 (9.52%) Spring
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) ModSecurity
3 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Replication
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Hedge funds
3 2 (9.52%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.76%) PKI
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Unix
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.52%) CentOS
4 2 (9.52%) VMS
5 1 (4.76%) Debian
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Low Latency
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) Business Continuity
5 4 (19.05%) Analytics
5 4 (19.05%) Technical Leadership
5 4 (19.05%) TOGAF
6 3 (14.29%) Data Architecture
6 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Network Design
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.52%) Benchmarking
7 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
7 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
7 2 (9.52%) Information Security
7 2 (9.52%) Scrum
7 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) SQL
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) C
4 2 (9.52%) C++
4 2 (9.52%) Scala
5 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
5 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 2 (9.52%) HDFS
2 2 (9.52%) Samba
2 2 (9.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (4.76%) Snort
3 1 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Ansible
2 3 (14.29%) Nagios
2 3 (14.29%) Puppet
2 3 (14.29%) Terraform
3 2 (9.52%) Ambari
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (9.52%) Oozie
4 1 (4.76%) FortiGate
4 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.76%) Kibana
4 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) Dell
2 3 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Veeam
2 3 (14.29%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Hortonworks
4 1 (4.76%) Dynatrace
4 1 (4.76%) IBM
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat