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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 179 184 212
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +28
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 17 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.34% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.72% 8.81% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 10
Average daily rate
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£538 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
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
297 227 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 5.65% 3.91% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 156 140
Average daily rate £450 £401 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.21% -5.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £299 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £579 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £300
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.25 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £17.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year
+38.23% -44.71%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) Java
2 15 (37.50%) SaaS
3 10 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 10 (25.00%) Mason
3 10 (25.00%) Visualforce
4 9 (22.50%) Force.com
4 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (22.50%) DevOps
5 8 (20.00%) .NET
5 8 (20.00%) Finance
6 7 (17.50%) Ruby
6 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.50%) SQL
6 7 (17.50%) Windows
6 7 (17.50%) Linux
6 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (15.00%) UNIX
7 6 (15.00%) C#
7 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (15.00%) VMware
8 5 (12.50%) TDD
8 5 (12.50%) PHP
8 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 5 (12.50%) Python
8 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (12.50%) Analytics
9 4 (10.00%) Big Data
9 4 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (5.00%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.50%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) CICS
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) WordPress
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 15 (37.50%) SaaS
2 9 (22.50%) Force.com
2 9 (22.50%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (17.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (10.00%) PaaS
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.00%) IaaS
5 2 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (10.00%) Converged Networks
2 3 (7.50%) Firewall
3 1 (2.50%) Multicast
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.00%) Big Data
3 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.50%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.00%) RSpec
2 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
2 2 (5.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Hudson
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Architect
2 12 (30.00%) Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Chief Architect
3 4 (10.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 4 (10.00%) Head of Security
4 3 (7.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (7.50%) Salesforce.com Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Mobility Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Technical Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Digital Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) Mason
1 10 (25.00%) Visualforce
2 8 (20.00%) .NET
3 4 (10.00%) RESTful
4 3 (7.50%) LAMP
4 3 (7.50%) WCF
4 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (7.50%) MEAP
5 2 (5.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (5.00%) HTML5
5 2 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (5.00%) Backbone.js
5 2 (5.00%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
5 2 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) MSMQ
6 1 (2.50%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (7.50%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Derivative
4 1 (2.50%) CMDB
4 1 (2.50%) Wiki
4 1 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.50%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.50%) AS400
4 1 (2.50%) PMI
4 1 (2.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.50%) CESG
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
1 7 (17.50%) Linux
2 6 (15.00%) UNIX
3 3 (7.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.50%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (7.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) DevOps
3 5 (12.50%) Analytics
3 5 (12.50%) TDD
4 4 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 4 (10.00%) Open Source
5 3 (7.50%) BDD
5 3 (7.50%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.00%) ITIL
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) CRM
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.00%) Pair Programming
6 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.00%) Release Management
6 2 (5.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) Java
2 10 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 7 (17.50%) Ruby
3 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.50%) SQL
4 6 (15.00%) C#
5 5 (12.50%) PHP
5 5 (12.50%) Python
6 2 (5.00%) Clojure
6 2 (5.00%) Go
6 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.50%) COBOL
7 1 (2.50%) Perl
7 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) CISA
2 2 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
3 2 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) VMware
3 4 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (7.50%) Oracle
4 3 (7.50%) HP
5 2 (5.00%) EMC
5 2 (5.00%) Citrix
5 2 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) NetApp
6 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.50%) Siebel
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) Murex
6 1 (2.50%) Bloomberg
6 1 (2.50%) Zend
6 1 (2.50%) Eloqua
6 1 (2.50%) WorldPay
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £600 - £700 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Mason Frank
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £450 - £600 per day
Posted: 17 days ago