The first table below looks at the demand for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Cardiff region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 33 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.34% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 32.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -21.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
28 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 7.27% 1.21% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 0
Average daily rate £450 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-50.00% +137.03%
Cloud Computing
South Wales

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Cloud Computing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
1 25 (100.00%) OO
1 25 (100.00%) SVG
1 25 (100.00%) Process Management
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
1 25 (100.00%) Web Development
1 25 (100.00%) Batik
1 25 (100.00%) Scala
1 25 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 25 (100.00%) BDD
1 25 (100.00%) Akka
1 25 (100.00%) Play Framework

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 25 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (100.00%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Developer
1 13 (52.00%) Scala Developer
2 12 (48.00%) Architect
2 12 (48.00%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) Web Services
1 25 (100.00%) SVG
1 25 (100.00%) Batik
1 25 (100.00%) Akka
1 25 (100.00%) Play Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) OO
1 25 (100.00%) Process Management
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
1 25 (100.00%) Web Development
1 25 (100.00%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) Java
1 25 (100.00%) Scala