The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 170 172 193
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 21 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.55% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.62% 15.42% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 15
Average daily rate
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£500 £425 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -22.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £324 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £885 £500 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £28.50
Cloud Computing
London

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

Cloud Services Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
317 214 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.87% 3.59% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 169 105
Average daily rate £450 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 - £28.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.01 - £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.70 - £49.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -52.29%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Cloud Computing
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the City of London region.

Cloud Computing Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (40.91%) Java
2 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (29.55%) Visualforce
3 13 (29.55%) Salesforce.com
3 13 (29.55%) Apex Code
3 13 (29.55%) SaaS
4 12 (27.27%) Mason
5 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (22.73%) Finance
7 9 (20.45%) DevOps
8 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
8 8 (18.18%) Force.com
8 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 8 (18.18%) Android
8 8 (18.18%) Ruby
9 7 (15.91%) Amazon ELB
10 6 (13.64%) BigMachines
10 6 (13.64%) Analytics
10 6 (13.64%) Eloqua
10 6 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
10 6 (13.64%) Oracle
10 6 (13.64%) Windows
10 6 (13.64%) Linux
10 6 (13.64%) Python
10 6 (13.64%) CRM
10 6 (13.64%) Siebel
11 5 (11.36%) Firewall
11 5 (11.36%) RESTful
11 5 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (6.82%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) Node.js
2 2 (4.55%) nginx
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
3 1 (2.27%) CICS
3 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (13.64%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) SaaS
2 11 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (18.18%) Force.com
4 7 (15.91%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (11.36%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (11.36%) Amazon S3
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.27%) PaaS
7 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) Firewall
2 4 (9.09%) Converged Networks
2 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
3 2 (4.55%) LAN
3 2 (4.55%) WAN
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (11.36%) Big Data
2 4 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.82%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Redis
5 1 (2.27%) MySQL
5 1 (2.27%) QlikView
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.27%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.82%) Cucumber
2 3 (6.82%) RSpec
3 2 (4.55%) Hudson
3 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.27%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Publishing
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Architect
2 10 (22.73%) Developer
3 5 (11.36%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Head of Security
4 4 (9.09%) Chief Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Integration Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Digital Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Mobility Architect
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Siebel Technical Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Siebel Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Siebel Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) Visualforce
2 12 (27.27%) Mason
3 5 (11.36%) RESTful
3 5 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails
4 4 (9.09%) .NET
5 3 (6.82%) XML
5 3 (6.82%) Backbone.js
5 3 (6.82%) MEAP
5 3 (6.82%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (6.82%) Ember.js
6 2 (4.55%) Play Framework
6 2 (4.55%) HTML
6 2 (4.55%) Web Services
7 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.27%) Ajax
7 1 (2.27%) LAMP
7 1 (2.27%) HTML5
7 1 (2.27%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.09%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Replication
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) PMI
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) AS400
6 1 (2.27%) CESG
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 8 (18.18%) Android
2 6 (13.64%) Windows
2 6 (13.64%) Linux
3 4 (9.09%) UNIX
4 3 (6.82%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (38.64%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) DevOps
3 6 (13.64%) Analytics
3 6 (13.64%) CRM
4 5 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (11.36%) Software Architecture
4 5 (11.36%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (11.36%) SDLC
5 4 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (9.09%) Open Source
5 4 (9.09%) BDD
5 4 (9.09%) TDD
5 4 (9.09%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) Web Development
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.55%) Scrum
7 2 (4.55%) Kanban
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.91%) Java
2 13 (29.55%) Apex Code
3 8 (18.18%) Ruby
4 6 (13.64%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.64%) Python
5 4 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.55%) Groovy
7 1 (2.27%) C#
7 1 (2.27%) COBOL
7 1 (2.27%) SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Clojure
7 1 (2.27%) SOQL
7 1 (2.27%) Go
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) CISA
2 3 (6.82%) MCSE
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.55%) MCTS
3 2 (4.55%) PMP
3 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (4.55%) Varnish
1 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
1 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (13.64%) Eloqua
2 6 (13.64%) Oracle
2 6 (13.64%) Siebel
3 5 (11.36%) Akamai
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.82%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco
5 2 (4.55%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (2.27%) Hyperion
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Tableau
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