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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 55 48 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.28% 1.06% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.57% 12.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 0
Median daily rate £460 £463 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-55.00% -
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
105 54 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.89% 8.16% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 31 6
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 £12.90 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.90% -35.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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
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 8 December 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (28.57%) Cisco
3 6 (28.57%) Nagios
3 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
3 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (28.57%) PBX
3 6 (28.57%) VoIP
3 6 (28.57%) DHCP
3 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 6 (28.57%) DNS
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL
3 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 6 (28.57%) Windows
3 6 (28.57%) MS Office
3 6 (28.57%) LDAP
3 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
3 6 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 6 (28.57%) SCOM
3 6 (28.57%) Matrix Management
3 6 (28.57%) Billing
3 6 (28.57%) PKI
3 6 (28.57%) Office 365
3 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (28.57%) Yammer

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 6 (28.57%) SharePoint
1 6 (28.57%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 6 (28.57%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) Office 365
2 6 (28.57%) OneDrive
2 6 (28.57%) Yammer
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) DHCP
1 6 (28.57%) DNS
1 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
1 6 (28.57%) LDAP
1 6 (28.57%) PBX
1 6 (28.57%) Skype
1 6 (28.57%) Unified Communications
1 6 (28.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) Power BI
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (28.57%) Billing
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Services Delivery Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Office 365 Specialist
4 3 (14.29%) Telephony Manager
5 2 (9.52%) AWS DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Azure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Office 365 Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modeller
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Office 365 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 6 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Email Filtering
1 6 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL
1 6 (28.57%) ITIL V3
1 6 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 6 (28.57%) Matrix Management
1 6 (28.57%) Patch Management
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 6 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 5 (23.81%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) ETL
5 1 (4.76%) Contract Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
1 2 (9.52%) Java
1 2 (9.52%) Python
1 2 (9.52%) Ruby
2 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
3 4 (19.05%) MCITP
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (4.76%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
1 6 (28.57%) Nagios
1 6 (28.57%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (9.52%) Kubernetes
2 2 (9.52%) Mesos
2 2 (9.52%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 6 (28.57%) Cisco
2 6 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 1 (4.76%) Informatica
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) SAP