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 31 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 175 180 175
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 21 30 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.40% 0.48% 0.42%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.25% 18.99% 22.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 18
Average daily rate
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£438 £440 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% -2.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £336 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £528 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £503 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.66% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -61.40%
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
227 158 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.31% 2.53% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 117 84
Average daily rate £446 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.56% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £265 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 £570 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £414
% change year-on-year
- -3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £12.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+66.66% -35.13%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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 17 (48.57%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
2 11 (31.43%) Visualforce
2 11 (31.43%) Apex Code
2 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (31.43%) SaaS
3 10 (28.57%) Finance
3 10 (28.57%) Mason
4 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (20.00%) CRM
5 7 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (17.14%) Force.com
6 6 (17.14%) TDD
6 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (14.29%) Android
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (14.29%) Siebel
7 5 (14.29%) Oracle
7 5 (14.29%) Web Services
7 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (14.29%) Amazon S3
7 5 (14.29%) Software Architecture
7 5 (14.29%) BDD
7 5 (14.29%) Akamai
7 5 (14.29%) Eloqua
7 5 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 5 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS

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

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (8.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) nginx
2 2 (5.71%) Node.js
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (2.86%) Jetty
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (31.43%) SaaS
2 7 (20.00%) Amazon ELB
3 6 (17.14%) Force.com
4 5 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (14.29%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.86%) PaaS
5 1 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) Network Security
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (8.57%) Hadoop
2 3 (8.57%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Redis
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
4 1 (2.86%) QlikView
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.71%) RSpec
3 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.71%) Hudson
4 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (2.86%) NUnit
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Publishing
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Local Government
5 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Senior Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Integration Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Siebel Technical Architect
5 2 (5.71%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Siebel Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Siebel Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Business Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (31.43%) Visualforce
2 10 (28.57%) Mason
3 5 (14.29%) Web Services
4 4 (11.43%) XML
4 4 (11.43%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (8.57%) .NET
6 2 (5.71%) WCF
6 2 (5.71%) Backbone.js
6 2 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.71%) Ember.js
6 2 (5.71%) Play Framework
7 1 (2.86%) MDX
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
7 1 (2.86%) WPF
7 1 (2.86%) WF
7 1 (2.86%) Grails
7 1 (2.86%) jQuery
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
7 1 (2.86%) CSS
7 1 (2.86%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
2 2 (5.71%) Grid Computing
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.86%) Market Risk
3 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Android
1 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.00%) CRM
3 6 (17.14%) TDD
3 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (14.29%) Software Architecture
4 5 (14.29%) BDD
4 5 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
4 5 (14.29%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Pair Programming
5 4 (11.43%) Software Engineering
6 3 (8.57%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 2 (5.71%) Test Automation
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Kanban
7 2 (5.71%) Scrum
7 2 (5.71%) Web Development
7 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (48.57%) Java
2 11 (31.43%) Apex Code
3 4 (11.43%) SQL
3 4 (11.43%) Ruby
4 3 (8.57%) C#
4 3 (8.57%) Python
5 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
5 2 (5.71%) Groovy
6 1 (2.86%) SOQL
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) VBA
6 1 (2.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) MCSE
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (5.71%) MCTS
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.71%) Varnish
1 2 (5.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) Puppet
1 4 (11.43%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (5.71%) Ansible
2 2 (5.71%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.86%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (14.29%) Akamai
2 5 (14.29%) Eloqua
2 5 (14.29%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Siebel
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) VMware
5 1 (2.86%) Tableau
5 1 (2.86%) Juniper
5 1 (2.86%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
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