Period
to 21 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 117 135
Rank change year-on-year -16 +18 -16
Contract jobs citing IaaS 20 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.67% 0.39% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.37% 3.21% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 4
Surrey median daily rate £550 £469 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% +17.92% -16.32%
10th Percentile £414 £406 £320
90th Percentile £696 £535 £511
South East median daily rate £500 £500 £525
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +16.67%
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 593 249 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 19.92% 12.11% 8.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 146 125
Surrey median daily rate £475 £384 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.78% +5.14% -8.75%
10th Percentile £291 £205 £205
90th Percentile £600 £534 £554
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 6
Surrey median hourly rate £15.25 £15.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.67% -23.06% +36.81%
10th Percentile £11.50 £14.25 £14.13
90th Percentile £15.85 £23.90 £22.13
South East median hourly rate £15.50 £17.03 £17.75
% change year-on-year -8.98% -4.04% +23.46%

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 February 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 February 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 -8 7 £435 - 5
Sunbury-on-Thames - 5 £465 -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 17 (85.00%) PaaS
2 12 (60.00%) SaaS
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 6 (30.00%) Python
5 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
6 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 5 (25.00%) CISA
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) CISSP
7 4 (20.00%) Retail
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Project Management
7 4 (20.00%) Network Security
7 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
7 4 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (15.00%) Cyberthreat
8 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
8 3 (15.00%) Degree
8 3 (15.00%) Finance
8 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
8 3 (15.00%) Remedy
8 3 (15.00%) Unix

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 (5.00%) IIS
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (5.00%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 17 (85.00%) PaaS
2 12 (60.00%) SaaS
3 9 (45.00%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
5 1 (5.00%) MPLS
5 1 (5.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Power BI
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Security Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Azure Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Architect
4 2 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Azure Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) SaaS Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) JSON
1 2 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) Java EE
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (15.00%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 6 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (15.00%) Unix
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Security Architecture
2 5 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) 3D Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.00%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (5.00%) IT Strategy
5 1 (5.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.00%) Network Virtualisation
5 1 (5.00%) Open Source
5 1 (5.00%) OWASP
5 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Python
2 5 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.00%) Perl
3 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Java
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CISA
1 5 (25.00%) CISSP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CISM
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.00%) GDPR
2 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.00%) NIST 800
2 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (5.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) XenApp
3 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Ansible
1 2 (10.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Remedy
3 2 (10.00%) McAfee
3 2 (10.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Ivanti
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Veeam
4 1 (5.00%) Wallstreet Suite
4 1 (5.00%) Wyse