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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 110 118 126
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 8 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.41% 0.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.96% 12.94% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 3
Average daily rate £425 £488 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +39.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
Cloud Computing
South East

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
202 85 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.11% 3.15% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 47 49
Average daily rate £415 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.75 - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Cloud Computing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £475 - 1
Slough - 3 £418 -
Cloud Computing
South East

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) B2B
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) BT
2 2 (16.67%) Electronics
2 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
2 2 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) COBIT
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V2
2 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) Apache Pig
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BigMachines
1 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Force.com
2 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (8.33%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (16.67%) Electronics
1 2 (16.67%) Marketing
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Sales Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Sales Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Service Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Django Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support
3 1 (8.33%) IT Support Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Service Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Python/Django Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Mason
1 2 (16.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) CSS3
2 1 (8.33%) Django
2 1 (8.33%) Flask
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) HTML5
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (16.67%) Streaming Video
1 2 (16.67%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Life Science
2 1 (8.33%) Social Media
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) CRM
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) B2B
2 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL V2
2 2 (16.67%) ITSM
2 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Dashboard Development
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (8.33%) OOP
3 1 (8.33%) Records Management
3 1 (8.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) Apex Code
2 2 (16.67%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) Python
2 2 (16.67%) Ruby
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) COBIT
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) BT
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco
1 2 (16.67%) Google
1 2 (16.67%) NetApp
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (8.33%) Huawei
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Nokia
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel