The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 43 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +1
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.54% 1.90% 0.75%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.71% 31.58% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 2
Average daily rate - £413 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +117.10%
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
Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
35 19 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 9.41% 6.03% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 5
Average daily rate £444 £425 £190
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% +123.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £11.25
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 Cambridge

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CSS
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (28.57%) Python
2 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Siebel
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Django
2 2 (28.57%) Use Case
2 2 (28.57%) jQuery
2 2 (28.57%) Mason
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (28.57%) Visualforce
2 2 (28.57%) Apex Code
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Eloqua
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) BigMachines
2 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (14.29%) NetWeaver
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Portal
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) BigMachines
1 2 (28.57%) Eloqua
2 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 802.15
1 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
1 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (14.29%) X.509
1 1 (14.29%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Designer
2 3 (42.86%) Solutions Designer
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Django Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Python Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Python/Django Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Django
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) Mason
1 2 (28.57%) Visualforce
2 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Device Driver
1 1 (14.29%) Verilog
1 1 (14.29%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) Front End Development
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
1 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
1 2 (28.57%) Use Case
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) BDD
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Apex Code
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) PHP
1 2 (28.57%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) ABAP
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) KVM
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (28.57%) Siebel
2 1 (14.29%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) VMware