Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 124 105
Rank change year-on-year -1 -19 +29
Contract jobs citing IaaS 38 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.15% 0.89% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.65% 4.85% 6.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 14
Surrey median daily rate £488 £518 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.89% +18.40% -2.78%
10th Percentile £406 £432 £374
90th Percentile £556 £600 £598
South East median daily rate £488 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +2.63% -5.00% +33.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 818 515 342
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 24.66% 18.28% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 373 236
Surrey median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £263 £232 £263
90th Percentile £613 £575 £540
South East median daily rate £475 £438 £450
% change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Surrey median hourly rate £21.00 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -14.29%
10th Percentile £18.95 £11.00 £14.25
90th Percentile £22.65 £15.40 £25.95
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71% +9.38%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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
Sunbury-on-Thames -7 9 £506 -9.76% 1
Guildford - 8 £400 -
Staines -4 4 £450 +1.12%
Weybridge - 1 - -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 31 (81.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (71.05%) DevOps
3 26 (68.42%) PaaS
4 14 (36.84%) Docker
5 13 (34.21%) Kubernetes
5 13 (34.21%) SaaS
5 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (34.21%) Linux
6 12 (31.58%) Big Data
7 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (26.32%) Ansible
8 10 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 10 (26.32%) Kafka
8 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
8 10 (26.32%) Puppet
8 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 10 (26.32%) SQL
8 10 (26.32%) Windows
9 9 (23.68%) Firewall
9 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
9 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
10 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
10 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (18.42%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 7 (18.42%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (18.42%) Release Automation
12 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
12 6 (15.79%) Billing
13 5 (13.16%) Migration

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 3 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.26%) Apache Pig
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 31 (81.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (68.42%) PaaS
3 13 (34.21%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (34.21%) SaaS
4 4 (10.53%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (10.53%) Serverless
5 3 (7.89%) Azure Data Factory
5 3 (7.89%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.26%) Office 365
6 2 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 1 (2.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall
2 5 (13.16%) DNS
3 4 (10.53%) LAN
3 4 (10.53%) WAN
4 3 (7.89%) HTTP
4 3 (7.89%) SSL
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (5.26%) IPv4
5 2 (5.26%) IPv6
5 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
5 2 (5.26%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (2.63%) DSL
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (31.58%) Big Data
2 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
3 9 (23.68%) Hadoop
4 8 (21.05%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.16%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (7.89%) CouchDB
6 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
6 3 (7.89%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
7 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (5.26%) Apache Hive
7 2 (5.26%) HBase
7 2 (5.26%) Mahout
7 2 (5.26%) MySQL
7 2 (5.26%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio Team System
2 10 (26.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Mercurial
3 3 (7.89%) MSBuild
4 1 (2.63%) GitLab
4 1 (2.63%) GoCD
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.79%) Billing
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 11 (28.95%) Azure DevOps
2 9 (23.68%) DevOps Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Data Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (7.89%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Architect
5 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Big Data Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (26.32%) Kafka
2 5 (13.16%) JSON
3 4 (10.53%) REST
4 3 (7.89%) .NET
4 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (7.89%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) HTML
4 3 (7.89%) HTML5
4 3 (7.89%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.26%) boto
5 2 (5.26%) Web Services
6 1 (2.63%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (2.63%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.89%) User Experience
3 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Hedge funds
3 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (2.63%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (13.16%) VMS
3 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
4 3 (7.89%) Unix
5 1 (2.63%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) DevOps
2 8 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 7 (18.42%) Release Automation
4 6 (15.79%) Test Automation
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (13.16%) Migration
6 4 (10.53%) Decision-Making
6 4 (10.53%) High Availability
6 4 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.89%) BDD
7 3 (7.89%) Data Transformation
7 3 (7.89%) Kanban
7 3 (7.89%) MVC
7 3 (7.89%) OO
7 3 (7.89%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) SQL
2 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) Python
4 4 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 4 (10.53%) Java
5 3 (7.89%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) C++
7 1 (2.63%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 14 (36.84%) Docker
2 7 (18.42%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (5.26%) HDFS
3 2 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Kubernetes
2 10 (26.32%) Ansible
2 10 (26.32%) Puppet
3 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.26%) Ambari
4 2 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
4 2 (5.26%) Oozie
4 2 (5.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Cisco
2 4 (10.53%) SAP
3 3 (7.89%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Aruba
4 2 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
4 2 (5.26%) Hortonworks
4 2 (5.26%) Infoblox
4 2 (5.26%) LogRhythm
4 2 (5.26%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Splunk