Period
to 16 June 2019

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 16 June 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
16 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 130 127
Rank change year-on-year +37 -3 -10
Contract jobs citing IaaS 44 27 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.83% 0.89% 0.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.12% 3.71% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 18 8
Surrey median daily rate £498 £475 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.74% +3.83% -10.73%
10th Percentile £381 £413 £363
90th Percentile £644 £666 £511
South East median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £82.50 - -

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 719 727 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 29.93% 24.01% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 513 204
Surrey median daily rate £488 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £330 £310 £213
90th Percentile £616 £605 £584
South East median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 3
Surrey median hourly rate £50.00 £21.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +132.56% +45.76% -24.34%
10th Percentile £19.90 £13.48 £14.53
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.25 £15.38
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £18.11 £16.50
% change year-on-year +93.26% +9.76% -15.36%

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 16 June 2019.

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 16 June 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +6 8 £588 -
Woking - 8 £475 -
Redhill +18 3 £625 -3.85%
Godalming - 1 - -
Tadworth - 1 £600 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 16 June 2019, 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 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (63.64%) PaaS
3 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
3 17 (38.64%) DNS
4 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
5 12 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (25.00%) VMware
6 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 11 (25.00%) Dell
6 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (25.00%) DevOps
7 10 (22.73%) Server Monitoring
7 10 (22.73%) Patch Management
7 10 (22.73%) vRealize
7 10 (22.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
7 10 (22.73%) Failover Clustering
7 10 (22.73%) VSAN
7 10 (22.73%) vCenter Server
7 10 (22.73%) VMware NSX
7 10 (22.73%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio Team System
7 10 (22.73%) XenApp
7 10 (22.73%) XenDesktop
7 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
7 10 (22.73%) iSCSI
7 10 (22.73%) vSphere
7 10 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (22.73%) EMC

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 7 (15.91%) CMS
2 6 (13.64%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 44 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (63.64%) PaaS
3 17 (38.64%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (18.18%) Office 365
4 8 (18.18%) SaaS
5 6 (13.64%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (4.55%) Serverless
7 1 (2.27%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 17 (38.64%) DNS
2 10 (22.73%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (22.73%) iSCSI
2 10 (22.73%) VLAN
2 10 (22.73%) VSAN
3 6 (13.64%) Skype
4 2 (4.55%) IPsec
4 2 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.27%) Firewall
5 1 (2.27%) SAN
5 1 (2.27%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) Redis
3 1 (2.27%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio
1 10 (22.73%) Visual Studio Team System
2 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
3 6 (13.64%) Bower
3 6 (13.64%) Grunt
4 4 (9.09%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.27%) JIRA
5 1 (2.27%) JUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Maven
5 1 (2.27%) Selenium
5 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Billing
3 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (34.09%) Consultant
2 8 (18.18%) Azure DevOps
2 8 (18.18%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 6 (13.64%) Azure Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Architect
5 4 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Virtualisation Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) Virtualisation Technical Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Consultant
6 3 (6.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Azure Architect
6 3 (6.82%) VMware Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.55%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.18%) .NET
2 7 (15.91%) .NET Core
2 7 (15.91%) Node.js
3 6 (13.64%) .NET Framework
3 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Core
3 6 (13.64%) CSS
3 6 (13.64%) CSS3
3 6 (13.64%) HTML
3 6 (13.64%) HTML5
3 6 (13.64%) jQuery
3 6 (13.64%) OAuth
3 6 (13.64%) OAuth2
3 6 (13.64%) Razor View Engine
3 6 (13.64%) RESTful
3 6 (13.64%) Sass
3 6 (13.64%) Swagger
4 4 (9.09%) JSON
5 1 (2.27%) Kafka
5 1 (2.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.55%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Clustering
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.27%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.27%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
2 11 (25.00%) DevOps
3 10 (22.73%) Patch Management
3 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
3 10 (22.73%) Server Monitoring
3 10 (22.73%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (15.91%) Microservices
6 6 (13.64%) API Design
6 6 (13.64%) Capacity Management
6 6 (13.64%) Coaching
6 6 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure as Code
6 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Automation
6 6 (13.64%) Proactive Management
6 6 (13.64%) Scrum
6 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 5 (11.36%) Migration
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (38.64%) JavaScript
2 13 (29.55%) PowerShell
3 8 (18.18%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Groovy
5 1 (2.27%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) MCSE
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.82%) DBS Check
3 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) MCSA
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
1 6 (13.64%) WCAG
2 2 (4.55%) NCSC
2 2 (4.55%) NIST
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (22.73%) NFS
2 10 (22.73%) VMware NSX
2 10 (22.73%) vSphere
2 10 (22.73%) XenApp
2 10 (22.73%) XenDesktop
3 9 (20.45%) Active Directory
4 6 (13.64%) Virtual Machines
4 6 (13.64%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.55%) Docker
5 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Failover Clustering
1 10 (22.73%) vCenter Server
1 10 (22.73%) vRealize
1 10 (22.73%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (9.09%) Terraform
4 3 (6.82%) Ansible
5 2 (4.55%) Kubernetes
6 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Dell
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (25.00%) VMware
2 10 (22.73%) Citrix
2 10 (22.73%) EMC
3 2 (4.55%) Black Duck
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco
4 1 (2.27%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.27%) SoundCloud