The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire 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 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 58 - 55
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.60% - 0.90%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.33% - 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Cloud Computing
East of England

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

Cloud Services Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
48 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 7.22% 1.74% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 9
Average daily rate £475 £368 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.25% -33.18%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £12.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+80.00% -33.33%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 3 £425 - 8
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) Internet
3 9 (75.00%) Perforce
3 9 (75.00%) Client/Server
3 9 (75.00%) C
3 9 (75.00%) C++
3 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) JIRA
4 7 (58.33%) XML
4 7 (58.33%) Streaming Media
5 5 (41.67%) Scrum
5 5 (41.67%) IPTV
5 5 (41.67%) QA
6 4 (33.33%) Product Management
7 3 (25.00%) Web Services
7 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
7 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
7 3 (25.00%) MySQL
7 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (16.67%) RESTful
8 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
8 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
8 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) CSS
8 2 (16.67%) HTTP
8 2 (16.67%) Red Hat

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Internet
2 2 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 9 (75.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) UI Developer
4 2 (16.67%) UI Programmer
4 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Tester
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (75.00%) Client/Server
2 7 (58.33%) Streaming Media
3 5 (41.67%) IPTV
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 4 (33.33%) Product Management
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) Python
2 9 (75.00%) C
2 9 (75.00%) C++
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Perforce
2 2 (16.67%) Red Hat