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 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 139 172 187
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +15
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 13 18 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.41% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.22% 6.84% 13.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 12
Average daily rate £350 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £366 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £588 £564
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
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
209 263 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.66% 5.22% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 196 100
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £319 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £585 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £29.64 £17.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.98% -
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 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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016, 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 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 11 (45.83%) Windows
3 10 (41.67%) Java
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) Python
4 9 (37.50%) Unix
4 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
6 7 (29.17%) JIRA
7 6 (25.00%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
7 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
7 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 6 (25.00%) Ant
7 6 (25.00%) C#
7 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (25.00%) Maven
7 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
7 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 5 (20.83%) Perl
8 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
8 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
8 5 (20.83%) SaaS

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 2 (8.33%) JBoss
3 2 (8.33%) NServiceBus
3 2 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.17%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) Lightstreamer
4 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) BigMachines
1 3 (12.50%) Eloqua
2 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (20.83%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (20.83%) SaaS
3 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (8.33%) PaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (4.17%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) DNS
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
1 2 (8.33%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) Converged Networks
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) Multicast
2 1 (4.17%) NAS
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) MySQL
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (8.33%) DB2
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (4.17%) Big Data
5 1 (4.17%) BusinessObjects XI
5 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) Neo4j
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (4.17%) Power BI
5 1 (4.17%) Redis
5 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.17%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) JIRA
2 6 (25.00%) Ant
2 6 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (25.00%) Maven
2 6 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 4 (16.67%) Gerrit
3 4 (16.67%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (8.33%) Hudson
5 2 (8.33%) Subversion
6 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
6 1 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 1 (4.17%) FitNesse
6 1 (4.17%) jMock
6 1 (4.17%) JUnit
6 1 (4.17%) Selenium
6 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (58.33%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (12.50%) Applications Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Deployment Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.33%) Angular Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Azure Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C# Quant Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C++ Quantitative Developer
3 2 (8.33%) C++/C# Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office C++ Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Front Office Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Quantitative Developer
3 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) LAMP
2 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 3 (12.50%) CSS3
2 3 (12.50%) HTML
2 3 (12.50%) HTML5
2 3 (12.50%) Mason
2 3 (12.50%) Visualforce
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (8.33%) Django
3 2 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware
3 2 (8.33%) MSMQ
3 2 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (8.33%) RESTful
3 2 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Hedge funds
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Derivative
2 2 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Fintech
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 9 (37.50%) Unix
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (8.33%) AIX
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (8.33%) SUSE
7 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
8 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (16.67%) CRM
3 4 (16.67%) DevOps
3 4 (16.67%) ETL
3 4 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (12.50%) AOP
4 3 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 3 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) BDD
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.33%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) Java
2 9 (37.50%) Python
2 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 6 (25.00%) C#
4 5 (20.83%) Perl
4 5 (20.83%) PL/SQL
4 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
5 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.50%) Apex Code
6 3 (12.50%) PHP
6 3 (12.50%) Ruby
7 2 (8.33%) C++
7 2 (8.33%) Korn
7 2 (8.33%) VBScript
8 1 (4.17%) AWK
8 1 (4.17%) Groovy
8 1 (4.17%) sed
8 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
2 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.33%) QA
2 1 (4.17%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) vCloud
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.17%) Packer
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
1 11 (45.83%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (12.50%) Siebel
5 2 (8.33%) Apple
5 2 (8.33%) Bloomberg
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco
5 2 (8.33%) Citrix
5 2 (8.33%) HP
5 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) Perforce
5 2 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (4.17%) Adobe
6 1 (4.17%) Atlassian
6 1 (4.17%) Cognos
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Sybase
6 1 (4.17%) Zend
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