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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 153 180 172
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -8
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 17 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.54% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.03% 8.53% 10.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 18
Median daily rate £550 £500 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £850 £815 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £445 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+27.14% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
422 375 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 12.35% 6.33% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 285 167
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £28.50 £35.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.71% +67.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.30 £34.30 £20.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £36.70 £21.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +32.35%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 18 (50.00%) Linux
3 17 (47.22%) Oracle
4 15 (41.67%) Unix
4 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (33.33%) VMware
7 11 (30.56%) Java
7 11 (30.56%) DNS
7 11 (30.56%) IBM
7 11 (30.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (27.78%) ITIL
8 10 (27.78%) SQL
8 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
8 10 (27.78%) AIX
8 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
8 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (25.00%) Firewall
10 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
10 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
11 7 (19.44%) REST
11 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
11 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
11 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
11 7 (19.44%) DevOps
12 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
12 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
12 6 (16.67%) SUSE
12 6 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (16.67%) 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 10 (27.78%) WebSphere
2 5 (13.89%) Tomcat
2 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (8.33%) Apache
3 3 (8.33%) JBoss
3 3 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.78%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.78%) Google Compute Engine
4 1 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (2.78%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 9 (25.00%) Firewall
3 6 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (5.56%) SAN
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) LDAP
5 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) Big Data
2 6 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.89%) MySQL
4 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 4 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 3 (8.33%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (5.56%) DB2
6 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.78%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (2.78%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (2.78%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (11.11%) Gerrit
2 4 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (11.11%) Maven
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
2 4 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 2 (5.56%) AdminStudio
3 2 (5.56%) Ant
3 2 (5.56%) GitLab
3 2 (5.56%) Gradle
3 2 (5.56%) InstallShield
3 2 (5.56%) IntelliJ
3 2 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 2 (5.56%) MSBuild
3 2 (5.56%) MSI
3 2 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
General
1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 4 (11.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.33%) Financial Institution
3 3 (8.33%) Front Office
3 3 (8.33%) Marketing
4 2 (5.56%) Law
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (11.11%) AWS Developer
4 4 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Platform Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Applications Packager
6 2 (5.56%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Developer in Test
6 2 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (5.56%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
6 2 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) REST
2 6 (16.67%) Middleware
2 6 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (13.89%) Java EE
4 4 (11.11%) JPA
4 4 (11.11%) Spring
4 4 (11.11%) Web Services
5 3 (8.33%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.33%) SOAP
5 3 (8.33%) XML
6 2 (5.56%) Apache CXF
6 2 (5.56%) Guice
6 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 2 (5.56%) HTML5
6 2 (5.56%) JMS
6 2 (5.56%) Kafka
6 2 (5.56%) LAMP
6 2 (5.56%) Spring Boot
6 2 (5.56%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.11%) DataPower
3 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) Fixed Income
4 2 (5.56%) Hedge funds
4 2 (5.56%) Life Science
4 2 (5.56%) Swaptions
5 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.78%) Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.78%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.78%) Derivative
5 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Linux
2 15 (41.67%) Unix
3 10 (27.78%) AIX
4 6 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (16.67%) SUSE
4 6 (16.67%) Windows
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.56%) Solaris
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Continuous Delivery
3 10 (27.78%) ITIL
4 7 (19.44%) DevOps
5 6 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (13.89%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 4 (11.11%) High Availability
7 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
7 4 (11.11%) Microservices
7 4 (11.11%) OO
7 4 (11.11%) SOA
8 3 (8.33%) BDD
8 3 (8.33%) Service Management
8 3 (8.33%) Test Automation
9 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
9 2 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) Java
2 10 (27.78%) SQL
3 8 (22.22%) Bash Shell
4 7 (19.44%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.11%) PL/SQL
5 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 3 (8.33%) C++
6 3 (8.33%) Perl
6 3 (8.33%) Python
7 2 (5.56%) C#
7 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
7 2 (5.56%) Korn
7 2 (5.56%) VBScript
7 2 (5.56%) XAML
8 1 (2.78%) Ruby
8 1 (2.78%) Scala
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.78%) RHCA
3 1 (2.78%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) Government Security Classifications
1 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 2 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (5.56%) vCloud
5 2 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.78%) NFS
6 1 (2.78%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) Ansible
2 4 (11.11%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
4 1 (2.78%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) OpenView
4 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (2.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 17 (47.22%) Oracle
2 12 (33.33%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) IBM
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
5 6 (16.67%) Citrix
6 5 (13.89%) HP
7 4 (11.11%) Bloomberg
7 4 (11.11%) Dell
7 4 (11.11%) Hortonworks
7 4 (11.11%) Reuters
7 4 (11.11%) Software AG
7 4 (11.11%) webMethods
8 3 (8.33%) Google
9 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.78%) Adobe
10 1 (2.78%) NetApp
10 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.78%) SAP
10 1 (2.78%) Sun
10 1 (2.78%) Veritas
City, London
Alderbridge Network Recruitment
Rate: £550 per day
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