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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
England / East of England
Rank 117 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
-11 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 7 15 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.33% 0.64% 0.67%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.79% 8.06% 12.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 12 16
Median daily rate £550 £625 £638
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -1.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
251 186 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 11.80% 8.00% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 126 90
Median daily rate £450 £461 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £624 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 6
Median hourly rate £29.00 £15.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.09% +29.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.80 £15.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-15.36% -2.52%

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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
Cambridgeshire +7 3 £425 - 7
Norfolk - 2 £775 -
Suffolk - 2 - -
Cloud Computing
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 7 (41.18%) ETL
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (41.18%) Talend Open Studio
1 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
1 7 (41.18%) Big Data
1 7 (41.18%) Talend
1 7 (41.18%) Analytics
2 6 (35.29%) Open Source
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) User Experience
4 3 (17.65%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (17.65%) ETL Development
4 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) Windows

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:

Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) IaaS
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.88%) PaaS
1 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Big Data
1 7 (41.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.76%) Spotfire
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Talend Open Studio
2 6 (35.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Talend Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Cloud Architect
3 4 (23.53%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Designer
4 2 (11.76%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) EMC Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Environment Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Platform Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (5.88%) EMC VNX
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Analytics
1 7 (41.18%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) Data Integration
1 7 (41.18%) ETL
2 6 (35.29%) Open Source
3 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
4 3 (17.65%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (17.65%) ETL Development
4 3 (17.65%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (17.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.88%) Change Management
6 1 (5.88%) Service Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) EMC VPLEX
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Talend
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) ServiceNow