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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 179 173 200
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +27
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 29 31 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.50% 0.53% 0.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.15% 14.35% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 22 13
Average daily rate
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£488 £425 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £853 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
356 216 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 6.10% 3.69% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 160 124
Average daily rate £450 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £288 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £275
% change year-on-year
- +40.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 6
Average hourly rate £25.75 £20.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.60% +26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.19 £20.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.10 £20.50 £48.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -51.56%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 21 (42.00%) Java
2 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.00%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (32.00%) Visualforce
3 16 (32.00%) Apex Code
3 16 (32.00%) SaaS
4 15 (30.00%) Mason
5 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (24.00%) DevOps
6 11 (22.00%) Force.com
7 10 (20.00%) Ruby
7 10 (20.00%) Finance
8 8 (16.00%) Android
8 8 (16.00%) Windows
8 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
8 8 (16.00%) Mobile App
9 7 (14.00%) Amazon ELB
9 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (14.00%) Puppet
9 7 (14.00%) BigMachines
9 7 (14.00%) Linux
9 7 (14.00%) CRM
9 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (14.00%) Oracle
10 6 (12.00%) Siebel
10 6 (12.00%) Python
10 6 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
10 6 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (12.00%) VMware
10 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 3 (6.00%) Apache
1 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.00%) nginx
2 2 (4.00%) Node.js
3 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) CICS
3 1 (2.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 16 (32.00%) SaaS
2 12 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (22.00%) Force.com
4 7 (14.00%) Amazon ELB
5 6 (12.00%) Amazon EC2
5 6 (12.00%) Amazon S3
6 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (2.00%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (2.00%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Firewall
2 4 (8.00%) Unified Communications
2 4 (8.00%) Converged Networks
3 2 (4.00%) LAN
3 2 (4.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (8.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.00%) RSpec
2 4 (8.00%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.00%) Hudson
3 2 (4.00%) Mercurial
4 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.00%) JIRA
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (26.00%) Architect
2 12 (24.00%) Developer
3 6 (12.00%) Technical Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 4 (8.00%) Chief Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Head of Security
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Integration Manager
5 3 (6.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Mobility Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Digital Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Siebel Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (32.00%) Visualforce
2 15 (30.00%) Mason
3 6 (12.00%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (10.00%) RESTful
4 5 (10.00%) .NET
5 4 (8.00%) Backbone.js
5 4 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (8.00%) Ember.js
6 3 (6.00%) XML
6 3 (6.00%) MEAP
7 2 (4.00%) LAMP
7 2 (4.00%) HTML
7 2 (4.00%) Web Services
7 2 (4.00%) Play Framework
8 1 (2.00%) HTML5
8 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.00%) J2EE
8 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.00%) Replication
5 2 (4.00%) PMI
5 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.00%) User Experience
6 1 (2.00%) CESG
6 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.00%) AS400
6 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.00%) Windows
1 8 (16.00%) Android
1 8 (16.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.00%) Linux
3 5 (10.00%) UNIX
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) DevOps
3 7 (14.00%) CRM
4 5 (10.00%) TDD
4 5 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (10.00%) Software Architecture
4 5 (10.00%) BDD
4 5 (10.00%) Analytics
4 5 (10.00%) SDLC
4 5 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (8.00%) Big Data Analytics
5 4 (8.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (8.00%) Open Source
5 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.00%) Information Assurance
6 3 (6.00%) Web Development
7 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum
7 2 (4.00%) Kanban
7 2 (4.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) Java
2 16 (32.00%) Apex Code
3 10 (20.00%) Ruby
4 7 (14.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.00%) Python
6 4 (8.00%) PHP
7 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
8 2 (4.00%) Clojure
8 2 (4.00%) Go
8 2 (4.00%) Groovy
8 2 (4.00%) SQL
9 1 (2.00%) C#
9 1 (2.00%) COBOL
9 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.00%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) CISA
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) PMP
3 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.00%) MCTS
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PMBOK
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (6.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.00%) Varnish
2 2 (4.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Puppet
1 7 (14.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (8.00%) Ansible
3 2 (4.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
3 6 (12.00%) Siebel
3 6 (12.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Eloqua
4 5 (10.00%) Akamai
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.00%) Cisco
6 3 (6.00%) Juniper
7 2 (4.00%) Citrix
7 2 (4.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.00%) HP
8 1 (2.00%) Bloomberg
8 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
8 1 (2.00%) NetApp
8 1 (2.00%) Apple
8 1 (2.00%) IBM
8 1 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (2.00%) WorldPay
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