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 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 185 206 202
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 18 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.42% 10.42% 13.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £444 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £375 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £559 £483 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Computing
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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
191 144 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 3.29% 2.02% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 106 59
Average daily rate £425 £423 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £375 £388
% change year-on-year
+10.66% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.23 £28.00
% change year-on-year
+4.49% -38.48%

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 24 November 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 24 November 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 15 (39.47%) Java
2 12 (31.58%) Android
3 11 (28.95%) Web Services
4 10 (26.32%) Banking
5 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.42%) Middleware
6 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
6 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
6 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
7 6 (15.79%) Office 365
7 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
7 6 (15.79%) XML
7 6 (15.79%) Linux
7 6 (15.79%) C#
7 6 (15.79%) SQL
8 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
8 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
8 5 (13.16%) SOA
8 5 (13.16%) HTTP
8 5 (13.16%) Symantec
8 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
8 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (13.16%) JSON
8 5 (13.16%) Retail
8 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
8 5 (13.16%) Project Management
8 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (13.16%) Apex Code

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 6 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 6 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (13.16%) Lync
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.16%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) Jetty
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Node.js
4 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (15.79%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) SaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Force.com
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.63%) Google App Engine
4 1 (2.63%) Heroku
4 1 (2.63%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) HTTP
1 5 (13.16%) Unified Communications
2 2 (5.26%) AMQP
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) LAN
2 2 (5.26%) WAN
2 2 (5.26%) DHCP
2 2 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (5.26%) DNS
2 2 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) SAN
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) IPsec
3 1 (2.63%) Network Security
3 1 (2.63%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.26%) DB2
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 10 (26.32%) Banking
2 7 (18.42%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.89%) Finance
5 2 (5.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) Front Office
6 1 (2.63%) Law
6 1 (2.63%) Legal
6 1 (2.63%) Publishing
6 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Developer
2 7 (18.42%) Architect
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Technical Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Messaging Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) ScrumMaster
7 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Messaging Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Business Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.63%) Solutions Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Web Services
2 7 (18.42%) Middleware
3 6 (15.79%) XML
4 5 (13.16%) JSON
4 5 (13.16%) Visualforce
5 4 (10.53%) Mason
5 4 (10.53%) RESTful
5 4 (10.53%) HTML
5 4 (10.53%) .NET
5 4 (10.53%) Servlets
6 2 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (5.26%) JSP
6 2 (5.26%) XSD
6 2 (5.26%) JMS
6 2 (5.26%) WCF
6 2 (5.26%) REST
7 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.63%) Mustache
7 1 (2.63%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Grid Computing
3 2 (5.26%) Social Network
4 1 (2.63%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Market Risk
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Android
2 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
3 6 (15.79%) Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (7.89%) UNIX
6 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) SOA
1 5 (13.16%) Project Management
1 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (13.16%) Demand Management
2 4 (10.53%) TDD
2 4 (10.53%) Pair Programming
2 4 (10.53%) Software Engineering
2 4 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (10.53%) CRM
3 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (7.89%) Migration
3 3 (7.89%) BDD
3 3 (7.89%) DevOps
4 2 (5.26%) Analytics
4 2 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.26%) Scrum
4 2 (5.26%) Workflow
4 2 (5.26%) OO
4 2 (5.26%) Market Research
4 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
2 6 (15.79%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) SQL
3 5 (13.16%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
3 5 (13.16%) Apex Code
4 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.63%) XPath
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) SOQL
5 1 (2.63%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
1 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) HDFS
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Xen
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 5 (13.16%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.63%) Control-M
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.16%) Symantec
2 5 (13.16%) IronPort
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Google
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.26%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.63%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
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