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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 117 120 138
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 7 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.30% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.78% 4.73% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 8
Average daily rate £450 £638 £379
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +68.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £613 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £451 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.20% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
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
252 169 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 9.93% 6.32% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 122 69
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £620 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £30.00 £29.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +0.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 5 £438 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 2 £450 - 5
Cloud Computing
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (61.90%) SaaS
3 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 11 (52.38%) SOA
4 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 11 (52.38%) REST
4 11 (52.38%) DevOps
5 10 (47.62%) WCF
5 10 (47.62%) C#
5 10 (47.62%) SOAP
5 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) Data Integration
7 8 (38.10%) Middleware
8 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (33.33%) .NET
8 7 (33.33%) MSMQ
9 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
10 4 (19.05%) Java
10 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
11 3 (14.29%) HTML
11 3 (14.29%) Web Services
11 3 (14.29%) CSS
11 3 (14.29%) Python
11 3 (14.29%) PHP
11 3 (14.29%) Oracle

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
2 1 (4.76%) uWSGI
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) BigMachines
1 3 (14.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 13 (61.90%) SaaS
2 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon S3
3 2 (9.52%) Office 365
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) 802.15
2 1 (4.76%) Bluetooth
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) LAN
2 1 (4.76%) Network Security
2 1 (4.76%) SSL
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (4.76%) X.509
2 1 (4.76%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) Hazelcast
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.76%) Redis
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Architect
2 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce Architect
3 10 (47.62%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 8 (38.10%) Senior Architect
5 7 (33.33%) Senior Solutions Architect
6 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
7 3 (14.29%) Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) Digital Architect
8 2 (9.52%) Digital Technical Architect
8 2 (9.52%) Django Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (9.52%) Python Developer
8 2 (9.52%) Python/Django Developer
9 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
9 1 (4.76%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) REST
2 10 (47.62%) SOAP
2 10 (47.62%) WCF
3 8 (38.10%) Middleware
4 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) MSMQ
5 3 (14.29%) CSS
5 3 (14.29%) HTML
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) Mason
5 3 (14.29%) Visualforce
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) Django
6 2 (9.52%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) 802.1X
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Integration
2 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.76%) Cryptography
4 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.76%) iSeries
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (57.14%) TDD
3 11 (52.38%) DevOps
3 11 (52.38%) SOA
4 10 (47.62%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) CRM
5 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
5 3 (14.29%) High Availability
5 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (9.52%) API Design
6 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 2 (9.52%) ITIL
6 2 (9.52%) Presales
6 2 (9.52%) Project Management
6 2 (9.52%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) SQL
2 10 (47.62%) C#
3 4 (19.05%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Apex Code
4 3 (14.29%) PHP
4 3 (14.29%) Python
5 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.52%) Perl
6 1 (4.76%) C
6 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) XenApp
2 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
1 2 (9.52%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (4.76%) Bacula
2 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (14.29%) Siebel
4 3 (14.29%) Sitecore
5 2 (9.52%) 3PAR
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
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