Period
to 18 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for Slack skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Slack over the 6 months to 18 February 2020 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.

Slack
South East > Surrey
6 months to
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 145 148
Rank change year-on-year +45 +3 -
Contract jobs citing Slack 5 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.31% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.86% 0.86% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Surrey median daily rate £450 £528 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.77% - -
South East median daily rate £523 £528 £525
% change year-on-year -1.04% +0.57% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Slack 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 584 811 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 36.57% 27.29% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 433 595 432
Surrey median daily rate £463 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.53% +4.40% +13.75%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £301
90th Percentile £636 £612 £600
South East median daily rate £450 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -2.70% +2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Surrey median hourly rate £13.50 £23.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.30% +50.82% +1.67%
10th Percentile £11.55 £23.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £16.45 £23.00 £15.85
South East median hourly rate £20.75 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +18.57% +12.90% -8.82%

Slack
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Slack as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Slack in Surrey

Slack
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Slack in Surrey.

Contractor daily rate trend for Slack in Surrey

Slack
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 Slack within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 18 February 2020. 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 -2 3 £400 -24.24%
Egham - 2 £485 -
Slack
South East

For the 6 months to 18 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Slack 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 Slack.

1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) SAP HR
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
1 3 (60.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Workday
1 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Project Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Fuse
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
2 2 (40.00%) ArchiMate
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) Public Sector

Slack
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 3 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Fuse
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (60.00%) AWS
1 3 (60.00%) OpenShift
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Workday Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
1 3 (60.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Project Delivery
1 3 (60.00%) User Stories
2 2 (40.00%) ArchiMate
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) SAP
1 3 (60.00%) Workday