The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 125 139 144
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 6 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.13% 0.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.75% 1.43% 4.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 4
Median daily rate £600 £458 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.14% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £332 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £458 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £375 £385
% change year-on-year
+17.33% -2.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 - -
Cloud Computing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region.

Cloud Services Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
218 280 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 8.55% 8.86% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 189 105
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 2
Median hourly rate £16.25 £30.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.83% +130.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £19.10 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.75 £40.80 £13.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 East of England

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cloud Computing across the East of England region.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +8 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 £600 -
Cambridgeshire +18 1 £625 +36.61% 5
Bedfordshire - 1 £425 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Python
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
2 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Middleware
3 3 (23.08%) Data Security
3 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) nginx
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (15.38%) LEMP Stack

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (23.08%) nginx
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Jetty
2 2 (15.38%) Mongrel
2 2 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.69%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (23.08%) SaaS
3 2 (15.38%) IaaS
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) IPsec
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Unified Communications
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
3 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Travis CI
3 1 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) AWS Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Azure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) CRM Architect
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Presales Solution Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) LAMP
3 2 (15.38%) LAPP Stack
3 2 (15.38%) LEMP Stack
3 2 (15.38%) Servlets
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.69%) Dojo
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) MSMQ
4 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
4 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Data Security
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
4 2 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
4 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) Speech Recognition
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 3 (23.08%) Bash Shell
3 2 (15.38%) Java
3 2 (15.38%) Ruby
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) Informatica
3 1 (7.69%) NetApp
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow