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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 11 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.42% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.75% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £230 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 - -
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
80 39 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.36% 5.35% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 24 10
Median daily rate £400 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £775 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £17.75 - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) Billing
2 6 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
5 1 (8.33%) vCloud
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) Big Data
5 1 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (8.33%) SaaS
5 1 (8.33%) PaaS
5 1 (8.33%) Heroku
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
5 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) Ruby

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (8.33%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (8.33%) Heroku
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
General
1 6 (50.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Telephony Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Head of Digital
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) PRINCE2
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 6 (50.00%) Matrix Management
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 1 (8.33%) PLM
5 1 (8.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) Python
1 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) EMC Certification
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware