The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud 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 Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 189 196 194
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.039% 0.034% 0.017%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.94% 1.59% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate
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£369 £210 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.59% -56.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £355 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
213 126 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 4.15% 2.14% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 81 75
Average daily rate £450 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £221 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £13.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+63.46% -30.66%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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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 Rackspace Cloud across the City of London region.

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the City of London region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rackspace Cloud 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 Rackspace Cloud.

1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Puppet
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) CentOS
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing Rackspace Cloud 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 Rackspace Cloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Ruby
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Puppet
1 2 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
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