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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 186 207 207
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 16 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.27% 0.20% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.47% 9.72% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 11
Average daily rate
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£390 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £387 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £490 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £368 £450
% change year-on-year
+22.44% -18.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
189 144 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.19% 2.02% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 106 60
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £292 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £343 £400
% change year-on-year
+16.78% -14.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £16.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -36.66%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014, 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 20 (43.48%) Java
2 18 (39.13%) Linux
3 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (26.09%) Android
4 11 (23.91%) UNIX
4 11 (23.91%) SOA
5 10 (21.74%) SQL
5 10 (21.74%) Oracle
5 10 (21.74%) WebSphere
5 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
5 10 (21.74%) DevOps
6 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
6 9 (19.57%) VMware
6 9 (19.57%) Subversion
6 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
6 9 (19.57%) J2EE
6 9 (19.57%) MySQL
6 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
6 9 (19.57%) Python
6 9 (19.57%) Web Services
7 8 (17.39%) .NET
7 8 (17.39%) HTTP
7 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 8 (17.39%) Middleware
7 8 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (17.39%) Puppet
8 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
8 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
8 7 (15.22%) Gerrit
8 7 (15.22%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 10 (21.74%) WebSphere
2 9 (19.57%) Tomcat
3 7 (15.22%) WebLogic
4 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (10.87%) Lync
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.87%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (6.52%) MQSeries
7 2 (4.35%) Jetty
7 2 (4.35%) nginx
8 1 (2.17%) Lightstreamer
8 1 (2.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (2.17%) Node.js
8 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) IIS
8 1 (2.17%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.39%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (13.04%) Office 365
3 5 (10.87%) SaaS
3 5 (10.87%) Force.com
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (4.35%) Google App Engine
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.17%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) HTTP
2 5 (10.87%) Unified Communications
3 4 (8.70%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 3 (6.52%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) SSL
5 2 (4.35%) LDAP
5 2 (4.35%) FTP
5 2 (4.35%) IPsec
5 2 (4.35%) AMQP
6 1 (2.17%) LAN
6 1 (2.17%) WAN
6 1 (2.17%) SAN
6 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) SQL Server
1 9 (19.57%) MySQL
2 7 (15.22%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.35%) DB2
4 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (4.35%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.35%) Big Data
5 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.17%) HBase
5 1 (2.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (19.57%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.57%) Subversion
3 7 (15.22%) Gerrit
3 7 (15.22%) Mercurial
3 7 (15.22%) Maven
3 7 (15.22%) JIRA
3 7 (15.22%) Ant
4 6 (13.04%) TeamCity
4 6 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (13.04%) AnthillPro
5 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (15.22%) Banking
1 7 (15.22%) Retail
2 6 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 5 (10.87%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.70%) Marketing
4 4 (8.70%) Finance
5 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.35%) Advertising
6 1 (2.17%) Law
6 1 (2.17%) Front Office
6 1 (2.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Architect
2 7 (15.22%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.87%) Deployment Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Designer
4 3 (6.52%) Configuration Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Messaging Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Python Developer
5 2 (4.35%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (4.35%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Technical Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Administrator
5 2 (4.35%) Salesforce.com Consultant
6 1 (2.17%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (2.17%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (19.57%) J2EE
1 9 (19.57%) Web Services
2 8 (17.39%) .NET
2 8 (17.39%) Middleware
3 6 (13.04%) Servlets
3 6 (13.04%) XML
3 6 (13.04%) JSON
3 6 (13.04%) Visualforce
4 5 (10.87%) Mason
5 4 (8.70%) HTML
5 4 (8.70%) RESTful
6 2 (4.35%) XSD
6 2 (4.35%) SOAP
6 2 (4.35%) JSP
6 2 (4.35%) JMS
6 2 (4.35%) REST
7 1 (2.17%) Mustache
7 1 (2.17%) Sass
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.35%) Social Network
3 2 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) FMCG
4 1 (2.17%) Open Source
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Linux
2 12 (26.09%) Android
3 11 (23.91%) UNIX
4 7 (15.22%) Apple iOS
5 5 (10.87%) Windows
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
8 1 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.17%) Fedora
8 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (23.91%) SOA
3 10 (21.74%) DevOps
4 7 (15.22%) Project Management
4 7 (15.22%) ETL
5 6 (13.04%) Demand Management
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 3 (6.52%) Analytics
8 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.52%) Scrum
8 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
9 2 (4.35%) CRM
9 2 (4.35%) OO
9 2 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.35%) Multithreading
9 2 (4.35%) Workflow
9 2 (4.35%) Migration
9 2 (4.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (43.48%) Java
2 10 (21.74%) SQL
3 9 (19.57%) Python
4 7 (15.22%) Bash Shell
4 7 (15.22%) PL/SQL
5 6 (13.04%) Apex Code
6 5 (10.87%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.70%) JavaScript
8 3 (6.52%) C#
9 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (2.17%) SOQL
10 1 (2.17%) SOSL
10 1 (2.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.04%) vCloud
2 2 (4.35%) Xen
2 2 (4.35%) HDFS
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Puppet
2 5 (10.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (10.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) Oracle
2 9 (19.57%) VMware
3 8 (17.39%) Microsoft
4 6 (13.04%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (10.87%) IronPort
5 5 (10.87%) Symantec
6 4 (8.70%) Google
7 3 (6.52%) IBM
8 2 (4.35%) Business Objects
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.35%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
9 1 (2.17%) Cisco
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
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