The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 47 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 10 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.50% 0.17% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.33% 7.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £450 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
Cloud Computing
West Midlands

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

Cloud Services Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
75 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 11.28% 2.35% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 6 4
Average daily rate £400 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £395 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £601 £463
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 £13.20 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
1 6 (60.00%) Siebel
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
1 6 (60.00%) Mason
1 6 (60.00%) Visualforce
1 6 (60.00%) Apex Code
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
1 6 (60.00%) Eloqua
1 6 (60.00%) BigMachines
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) BDD
4 3 (30.00%) C
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Perl
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) .NET

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (20.00%) Node.js
1 2 (20.00%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 6 (60.00%) BigMachines
1 6 (60.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Architect
4 3 (30.00%) C Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (30.00%) Perl Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Perl Web Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 1 (10.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Programmer
6 1 (10.00%) Service Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Architect
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Mason
1 6 (60.00%) Visualforce
2 4 (40.00%) CSS3
2 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) D3.js
3 2 (20.00%) Ember.js
3 2 (20.00%) jQuery
3 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (20.00%) Meteor
3 2 (20.00%) React
4 1 (10.00%) Laravel
4 1 (10.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) CRM
1 6 (60.00%) Web Development
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) BDD
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Apex Code
1 6 (60.00%) Java
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 3 (30.00%) C
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Oracle
1 6 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
1 6 (60.00%) Siebel
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Zend
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