The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 95 113 119
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +6
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 14 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.71% 0.28% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.45% 3.04% 10.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 7
Median daily rate £500 £425 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
217 230 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.07% 9.11% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 151 57
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £338 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £545 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £10.25 £95.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-89.26% +402.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Berkshire region.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 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
Reading +17 4 £500 +5.26%
Bracknell - 2 - -
Windsor - 2 - -
Newbury - 1 - - 1
Cloud Computing
South East

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (36.00%) Degree
3 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (32.00%) Finance
4 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (24.00%) COBIT
5 6 (24.00%) CESG
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (24.00%) ITSM
5 6 (24.00%) ITIL
5 6 (24.00%) Public Cloud
6 5 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 5 (20.00%) CCSP
6 5 (20.00%) CISSP
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (20.00%) Java
6 5 (20.00%) Service Management
6 5 (20.00%) CISM
6 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (20.00%) vSphere
6 5 (20.00%) eTOM
6 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
6 5 (20.00%) Time Management
7 4 (16.00%) Marketing
7 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 4 (16.00%) CRM
7 4 (16.00%) Star Schema
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco
7 4 (16.00%) Microsoft

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (12.00%) OpenStack
2 2 (8.00%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) NetSuite
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Force.com
2 3 (12.00%) SaaS
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) SoftLayer
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
4 1 (4.00%) Office 365
4 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (8.00%) DNS
1 2 (8.00%) VSAN
2 1 (4.00%) BGP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) HSRP
2 1 (4.00%) OSPF
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Star Schema
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
1 6 (24.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 6 (24.00%) Security Specialist
2 3 (12.00%) Consultant
2 3 (12.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (12.00%) IT Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Transformation Manager
2 3 (12.00%) Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Finance Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Finance Project Manager
3 2 (8.00%) IT Finance Manager
3 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Automation Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (4.00%) Salesforce Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Mason
1 3 (12.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (4.00%) Angular 2
2 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.00%) Kendo UI
2 1 (4.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) CESG
1 6 (24.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.00%) FlexPod
2 2 (8.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (8.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (4.00%) Unix
3 1 (4.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
2 6 (24.00%) ITSM
3 5 (20.00%) eTOM
3 5 (20.00%) Service Management
3 5 (20.00%) Time Management
4 4 (16.00%) CRM
4 4 (16.00%) Service Design
5 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (8.00%) Demand Management
6 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) Migration
6 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (8.00%) Security Auditing
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) Apex Code
2 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Python
3 2 (8.00%) Ruby
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Degree
2 7 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (20.00%) CCSP
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (20.00%) CISM
3 5 (20.00%) CISSP
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (8.00%) ISACA
5 2 (8.00%) SANS
5 2 (8.00%) VCDX
6 1 (4.00%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (24.00%) COBIT
3 5 (20.00%) PCI DSS
4 4 (16.00%) ISO22301
5 2 (8.00%) SLA
6 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
6 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (20.00%) vSphere
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) Docker
2 2 (8.00%) vCloud
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (4.00%) KVM
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Ansible
1 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.00%) Puppet
1 3 (12.00%) vRealize
2 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (4.00%) PowerCLI
2 1 (4.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Cisco
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) EMC
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Nimsoft
4 1 (4.00%) BMC
4 1 (4.00%) F5
4 1 (4.00%) Juniper