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 3 months to 23 March 2017 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East / Surrey
Rank 82 92 93
Rank change year-on-year +10 +1  
Contract jobs citing IaaS 3 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.78% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.46% 8.13% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +46.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £450 £531
% change year-on-year +5.55% -15.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year +194.11% -  

IaaS is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 122 123 71
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 10.62% 9.65% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 63 48
Median daily rate £425 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.40% +10.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £199 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £14.75 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.33% +11.40%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing IaaS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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
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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines -9 1 - - 1
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) PaaS
2 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) MCSE
3 5 (62.50%) Python
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (62.50%) Perl
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Ruby
3 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Ansible
6 2 (25.00%) GitHub
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
7 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (12.50%) Use Case

IaaS
Top Related 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 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (87.50%) PaaS
2 6 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (25.00%) GitHub
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DHCP
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) Cloud Specialist
1 3 (37.50%) Technical Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Administrator
2 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) AWS Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Architect
3 1 (12.50%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Supplier Management
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Perl
2 5 (62.50%) Python
2 5 (62.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Docker
1 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (37.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (12.50%) SCOM
4 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft