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 5 May 2016 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 120 116 120
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 8 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.47% 0.22%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.72% 9.03% 8.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
Median daily rate £375 £385 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -23.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £350 £480
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £750 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £420 £450
% change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
294 144 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.65% 5.15% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 87 38
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £234 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £625 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.50 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% +52.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Slough +11 5 £350 -53.33%
Cloud Computing
South East

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, 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 7 (43.75%) Web Services
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) SOA
1 7 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (43.75%) Salesforce.com
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
1 7 (43.75%) Visualforce
1 7 (43.75%) Apex Code
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) HTML
3 5 (31.25%) J2EE
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
4 4 (25.00%) Degree
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 3 (18.75%) VMware
5 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) Ruby
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (12.50%) Service Design
6 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
6 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (12.50%) Ansible
6 2 (12.50%) Docker

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 7 (43.75%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Pig
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) JBoss
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) FinancialForce.com
3 1 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (6.25%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (6.25%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (6.25%) Ant
2 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) Maven
2 1 (6.25%) MSBuild
2 1 (6.25%) Serena SBM
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.25%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (12.50%) Electronics
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Developer
1 7 (43.75%) Salesforce.com Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Sales Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Service Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) .NET
1 7 (43.75%) Visualforce
1 7 (43.75%) Web Services
2 5 (31.25%) Apache Flex
2 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
3 1 (6.25%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Streaming Video
1 2 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) AS400
2 1 (6.25%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Unix
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) SOA
1 7 (43.75%) Workflow
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) B2B
4 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL V2
4 2 (12.50%) ITSM
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Service Design
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Usability Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Issue Tracking
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Strategy
5 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Apex Code
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) Delphi
5 1 (6.25%) Perl
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) Scalr
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) BT
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Rackspace
5 1 (6.25%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 1 (6.25%) AppDynamics
5 1 (6.25%) ATG
5 1 (6.25%) Google
5 1 (6.25%) Huawei
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Nokia
5 1 (6.25%) Perforce
5 1 (6.25%) Seapine
5 1 (6.25%) Serena
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) Virgin Media