Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 105 138
Rank change year-on-year -8 +33 -15
Contract jobs citing IaaS 24 27 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.86% 1.17% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.62% 7.18% 3.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 3
Surrey median daily rate £518 £465 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.40% -7.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £417 £393 £460
90th Percentile £600 £564 £530
South East median daily rate £500 £491 £388
% change year-on-year +1.78% +26.77% -18.42%
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 520 376 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 18.61% 16.36% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 263 130
Surrey median daily rate £433 £425 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.82% +11.11% -4.38%
10th Percentile £258 £280 £249
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £422
% change year-on-year -2.86% +3.80% +2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Surrey median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% +23.89%
10th Percentile £11.00 £14.45 £13.63
90th Percentile £15.40 £28.15 £20.78
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -12.33% +14.06% +11.30%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 - 11 £561 -
Staines +4 3 £485 -21.62% 3
Cobham - 3 £518 -
Leatherhead -6 1 £375 -9.09%
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (70.83%) PaaS
2 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
3 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (50.00%) Python
3 12 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (45.83%) Ansible
4 11 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (45.83%) Migration
5 10 (41.67%) JSON
5 10 (41.67%) DevOps
5 10 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
7 8 (33.33%) Degree
7 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
8 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
8 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Windows
9 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
9 6 (25.00%) Virtual Team
9 6 (25.00%) SaaS
9 6 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
10 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (20.83%) SDLC
10 5 (20.83%) Network Security
11 4 (16.67%) IIS

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 4 (16.67%) IIS
2 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (8.33%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) nginx
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (70.83%) PaaS
2 12 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (41.67%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (25.00%) SaaS
5 2 (8.33%) Amazon EMR
5 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (8.33%) Office 365
6 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) DHCP
3 1 (4.17%) Extranet
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) LAN
3 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) SAP HANA
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (8.33%) Big Data
3 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (8.33%) MySQL
3 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (8.33%) RDBMS
3 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 3 (12.50%) Ant
2 3 (12.50%) Gradle
2 3 (12.50%) Maven
2 3 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Consultant
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
5 5 (20.83%) AWS Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Azure Engineer
6 4 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
7 3 (12.50%) Architect
7 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
7 3 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Migration Engineer
7 3 (12.50%) Solutions Consultant
8 2 (8.33%) Azure DevOps Engineer
8 2 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) AWS Architect
9 1 (4.17%) AWS Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) AWS Expert
9 1 (4.17%) IT Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) Machine Learning Consultant
9 1 (4.17%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) JSON
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) HTML5
2 3 (12.50%) REST
2 3 (12.50%) XML
3 2 (8.33%) Sensu
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Data Centre
2 6 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (8.33%) SWIFT
4 1 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (29.17%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.17%) CentOS
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.17%) Unix
3 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) Migration
3 10 (41.67%) DevOps
4 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 7 (29.17%) Performance Testing
6 6 (25.00%) Creative Thinking
6 6 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (20.83%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (12.50%) ERP
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
9 2 (8.33%) MapReduce
9 2 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
9 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery
10 1 (4.17%) Continuous Deployment
10 1 (4.17%) Presales
10 1 (4.17%) Prototyping
10 1 (4.17%) Server Hardening
10 1 (4.17%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 15 (62.50%) PowerShell
2 12 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 6 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (12.50%) C#
5 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) Perl
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
7 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) Ansible
1 11 (45.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (12.50%) Puppet
3 2 (8.33%) Ganglia
3 2 (8.33%) Graphite
3 2 (8.33%) Nagios
3 2 (8.33%) StatsD
3 2 (8.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
3 3 (12.50%) AppDynamics
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Wallstreet Suite
4 2 (8.33%) JD Edwards
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Remedy
5 1 (4.17%) Snow