Period
to 21 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 119 102
Rank change year-on-year -11 -17 +31
Contract jobs citing IaaS 33 29 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.02% 1.08% 1.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.42% 5.77% 8.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 21
Surrey median daily rate £450 £506 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +8.87% -2.11%
10th Percentile £407 £374 £400
90th Percentile £534 £596 £550
South East median daily rate £474 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -5.20% - +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 746 503 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 23.12% 18.73% 17.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 379 278
Surrey median daily rate £475 £430 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +2.26% +8.87%
10th Percentile £300 £227 £263
90th Percentile £604 £575 £563
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 11
Surrey median hourly rate £16.00 £10.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -33.33% -30.23%
10th Percentile £11.60 £10.00 £14.50
90th Percentile £18.80 £10.00 £28.75
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £19.61
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.68% +28.59%

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 October 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 October 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
Guildford - 7 £400 -
Sunbury-on-Thames -17 6 £463 -17.56% 2
Staines -14 4 £475 -3.80% 3
Reigate - 4 £438 -
Redhill - 1 £650 -
Weybridge - 1 - -
IaaS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 24 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (66.67%) PaaS
3 19 (57.58%) DevOps
4 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
5 11 (33.33%) SaaS
5 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 10 (30.30%) Linux
7 9 (27.27%) Docker
8 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
8 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
9 7 (21.21%) Ansible
9 7 (21.21%) Windows
9 7 (21.21%) Firewall
9 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (21.21%) Office 365
9 7 (21.21%) Kafka
10 6 (18.18%) Puppet
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) Python
10 6 (18.18%) DNS
10 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
11 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
11 5 (15.15%) Finance
11 5 (15.15%) Migration
11 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
11 5 (15.15%) JSON

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 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (66.67%) PaaS
3 12 (36.36%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (33.33%) SaaS
5 7 (21.21%) Office 365
6 4 (12.12%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (12.12%) Serverless
7 3 (9.09%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (6.06%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (6.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (6.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (3.03%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (3.03%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 6 (18.18%) DNS
3 5 (15.15%) Network Security
4 4 (12.12%) LAN
4 4 (12.12%) WAN
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) HTTP
5 3 (9.09%) SSL
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (6.06%) IPv4
6 2 (6.06%) IPv6
6 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
6 2 (6.06%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) DSL
7 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) Big Data
1 4 (12.12%) Hadoop
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (9.09%) CouchDB
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 3 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 3 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.06%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) Jenkins
2 7 (21.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio Team System
3 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
3 3 (9.09%) MSBuild
4 1 (3.03%) GitLab
4 1 (3.03%) GoCD
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Azure Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Azure DevOps
2 5 (15.15%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Software Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) AWS Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Azure DevOps Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Python Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Architect
6 1 (3.03%) AWS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) Kafka
2 5 (15.15%) JSON
3 4 (12.12%) .NET
3 4 (12.12%) REST
4 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
4 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (9.09%) CSS
4 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 3 (9.09%) HTML5
4 3 (9.09%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (6.06%) boto
5 2 (6.06%) Web Services
6 1 (3.03%) JAAS
6 1 (3.03%) LDAP
6 1 (3.03%) Middleware
6 1 (3.03%) OpenID
6 1 (3.03%) SAML
6 1 (3.03%) Visualforce
6 1 (3.03%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) PKI
2 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.03%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (30.30%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) Windows
3 3 (9.09%) VMS
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.03%) SUSE
4 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) DevOps
2 6 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (18.18%) Scrum
3 5 (15.15%) Migration
3 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (12.12%) Decision-Making
4 4 (12.12%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (12.12%) Kanban
4 4 (12.12%) Release Automation
4 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
5 3 (9.09%) BDD
5 3 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) MVC
5 3 (9.09%) OO
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (18.18%) Python
3 5 (15.15%) Bash Shell
4 4 (12.12%) Ruby
5 3 (9.09%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 3 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
6 1 (3.03%) Java
6 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) CISA
2 1 (3.03%) CISM
2 1 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) GDPR
2 1 (3.03%) HIPAA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (3.03%) NIST 800
2 1 (3.03%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) Kubernetes
2 7 (21.21%) Ansible
3 6 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (18.18%) Puppet
4 1 (3.03%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 2 (6.06%) Aruba
2 2 (6.06%) Extreme Networks
2 2 (6.06%) Infoblox
2 2 (6.06%) LogRhythm
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Palo Alto
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
3 1 (3.03%) Google
3 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Splunk