Period
to 21 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 21 August 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 105 102
Rank change year-on-year -38 -3 +24
Contract jobs citing IaaS 22 28 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.68% 1.12% 1.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.25% 6.53% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 20 23
Surrey median daily rate £450 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £413 £374 £400
90th Percentile £641 £588 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £17.00

IaaS is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 676 429 370
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 20.84% 17.10% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 318 264
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £279 £262 £281
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Surrey median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £16.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.33% -8.49% -8.93%
10th Percentile £13.05 £14.50 £14.92
90th Percentile £41.00 £15.50 £33.25
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +15.15% -18.52% -5.81%

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Surrey

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Surrey

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Surrey

IaaS
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 IaaS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 August 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
Staines -15 7 £450 -8.86% 1
Reigate -20 4 £438 -7.89% 1
Sunbury-on-Thames -21 3 - -
Guildford - 2 - -
Redhill - 1 £650 - 1
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (59.09%) PaaS
3 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
4 7 (31.82%) DevOps
4 7 (31.82%) Linux
5 6 (27.27%) Ansible
5 6 (27.27%) SaaS
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security
6 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
6 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 5 (22.73%) Puppet
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Python
7 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
7 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 3 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (13.64%) Network Virtualisation
8 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
8 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.64%) Docker
8 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
8 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
8 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
8 3 (13.64%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) JSON
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing

IaaS
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 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 15 (68.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (59.09%) PaaS
3 8 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (27.27%) SaaS
5 5 (22.73%) Office 365
6 3 (13.64%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (9.09%) Serverless
7 2 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (4.55%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) Network Security
2 3 (13.64%) DHCP
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) LAN
3 2 (9.09%) WAN
4 1 (4.55%) Firewall
4 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
4 1 (4.55%) OpenFlow
4 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (9.09%) Big Data
1 2 (9.09%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) Power BI
2 1 (4.55%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Azure Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Azure DevOps
4 3 (13.64%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Security Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) AWS Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) Cloud Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) boto
2 2 (9.09%) Kafka
2 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (4.55%) JAAS
3 1 (4.55%) LDAP
3 1 (4.55%) OAuth
3 1 (4.55%) OpenID
3 1 (4.55%) SAML
3 1 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (4.55%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
1 3 (13.64%) PKI
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) SUSE
2 2 (9.09%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 2 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (4.55%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.55%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Network Virtualisation
3 3 (13.64%) Project Management
3 3 (13.64%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Security Architecture
3 3 (13.64%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (9.09%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) High Availability
4 2 (9.09%) OWASP
4 2 (9.09%) Release Automation
5 1 (4.55%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (4.55%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.55%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.55%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) Python
4 1 (4.55%) Java
4 1 (4.55%) Perl
4 1 (4.55%) Ruby
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) CISA
2 2 (9.09%) CISSP
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.55%) CISM
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) GDPR
2 1 (4.55%) HIPAA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (4.55%) NIST 800
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Ansible
2 5 (22.73%) Puppet
3 3 (13.64%) Kubernetes
3 3 (13.64%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) ServiceNow
2 3 (13.64%) SAP
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) McAfee
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (4.55%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.55%) Snow