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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 142 174 191
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +17
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 24 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.71% 0.33% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.19% 5.28% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 6
Median daily rate £550 £550 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £429 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £648 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £443 £500 £450
% change year-on-year
-11.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £19.92 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 - -
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
462 284 236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 13.71% 6.24% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 389 231 169
Median daily rate £513 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +12.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £260 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.09% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +36.98%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 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 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (47.37%) Java
4 18 (47.37%) Linux
5 13 (34.21%) SQL
6 12 (31.58%) Oracle
7 10 (26.32%) Unix
7 10 (26.32%) Hadoop
7 10 (26.32%) DevOps
7 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
8 9 (23.68%) Ansible
8 9 (23.68%) Python
9 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
9 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 8 (21.05%) C++
9 8 (21.05%) REST
9 8 (21.05%) Big Data
10 7 (18.42%) Kafka
10 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (18.42%) Puppet
10 7 (18.42%) Perl
10 7 (18.42%) Apache
10 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
11 6 (15.79%) JMS
11 6 (15.79%) DNS
11 6 (15.79%) IBM
11 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 7 (18.42%) Apache
2 7 (18.42%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (10.53%) JBoss
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Spark
5 2 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
5 2 (5.26%) WildFly
6 1 (2.63%) Apache Pig
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.63%) SAS
6 1 (2.63%) Skype for Business
6 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.63%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 19 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
3 3 (7.89%) PaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (5.26%) Office 365
5 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.63%) Google Compute Engine
5 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.79%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) VoIP
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) SAN
5 1 (2.63%) Skype
5 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) Hadoop
2 8 (21.05%) Big Data
2 8 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (15.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (15.79%) MongoDB
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
6 3 (7.89%) NoSQL
7 2 (5.26%) MySQL
7 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (5.26%) Parquet
7 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.63%) DB2
8 1 (2.63%) HBase
8 1 (2.63%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) Git (software)
1 6 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
1 6 (15.79%) Subversion
2 4 (10.53%) GitLab
2 4 (10.53%) Gradle
2 4 (10.53%) IntelliJ
2 4 (10.53%) Maven
3 2 (5.26%) Gerrit
3 2 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.26%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.63%) Selenium
4 1 (2.63%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (65.79%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Front Office
3 2 (5.26%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.63%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.79%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) AWS Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) AWS Developer
5 4 (10.53%) AWS DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Elasticsearch Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Data Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Platform Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Agile Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Cloud Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Data Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) REST
2 7 (18.42%) Kafka
3 6 (15.79%) JMS
3 6 (15.79%) JPA
3 6 (15.79%) JSON
3 6 (15.79%) Spring
3 6 (15.79%) Web Services
3 6 (15.79%) XML
4 4 (10.53%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (10.53%) Apache Axis
4 4 (10.53%) Apache CXF
4 4 (10.53%) Guice
4 4 (10.53%) J2EE
4 4 (10.53%) Java EE
4 4 (10.53%) JDBC
4 4 (10.53%) SOAP
4 4 (10.53%) Spring Boot
4 4 (10.53%) WSDL
5 2 (5.26%) HTML5
5 2 (5.26%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (15.79%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.26%) Fixed Income
3 2 (5.26%) Life Science
3 2 (5.26%) Statistics
3 2 (5.26%) Swaptions
4 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) DataPower
4 1 (2.63%) Derivative
4 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Linux
2 10 (26.32%) Unix
3 6 (15.79%) AIX
4 5 (13.16%) Windows
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (5.26%) SUSE
7 1 (2.63%) Solaris
7 1 (2.63%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (26.32%) DevOps
3 7 (18.42%) Continuous Delivery
3 7 (18.42%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
4 6 (15.79%) Configuration Management
4 6 (15.79%) Microservices
4 6 (15.79%) OO
4 6 (15.79%) Project Management
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 4 (10.53%) High Availability
6 4 (10.53%) Kanban
6 4 (10.53%) Low Latency
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) SOA
6 4 (10.53%) Software Architecture
6 4 (10.53%) TDD
7 3 (7.89%) Release Management
7 3 (7.89%) Test Automation
7 3 (7.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Java
2 13 (34.21%) SQL
3 9 (23.68%) Python
4 8 (21.05%) C++
5 7 (18.42%) Perl
6 6 (15.79%) Ruby
7 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
8 4 (10.53%) PL/SQL
9 3 (7.89%) R
9 3 (7.89%) Scala
10 2 (5.26%) Bash Shell
10 2 (5.26%) C#
10 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
10 2 (5.26%) XAML
11 1 (2.63%) Korn
11 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) Government Security Classifications
1 2 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (13.16%) Active Directory
1 5 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
3 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) Ansible
2 7 (18.42%) Puppet
3 6 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (15.79%) Salt
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Oracle
2 6 (15.79%) IBM
3 5 (13.16%) Citrix
3 5 (13.16%) Google
3 5 (13.16%) VMware
4 4 (10.53%) Bloomberg
4 4 (10.53%) Dell
4 4 (10.53%) Hortonworks
4 4 (10.53%) HP
4 4 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 4 (10.53%) Reuters
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.63%) Software AG
5 1 (2.63%) webMethods
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