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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 145 109 143
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +34
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.49% 0.033%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.63% 20.69% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
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£381 £294 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £345 £438
% change year-on-year
+11.59% -21.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
108 58 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.39% 2.39% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 27 20
Average daily rate £393 £410 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.20% +19.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £575 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £43.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.76% +65.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-53.10% +39.42%

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
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 22 August 2014. 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
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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 -13 4 £413 -17.50% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 1 £350 +27.27% 4
Bedfordshire - - - -
Cloud Computing
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Xen
4 4 (33.33%) Taxonomies
4 4 (33.33%) MySQL
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) XSD
4 4 (33.33%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
4 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
4 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
5 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (25.00%) Dependency Management
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Puppet
5 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
5 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Open Source
5 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) Node.js
2 3 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
3 2 (16.67%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 2 (16.67%) lighttpd
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Force.com
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VRRP
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (8.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) MySQL
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (25.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (25.00%) Selenium
1 3 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Technical Architect
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) XSD
2 3 (25.00%) XML Schema
2 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (16.67%) RESTful
3 2 (16.67%) Visualforce
3 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (16.67%) Akka
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Mason
4 1 (8.33%) jQuery
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 1 (8.33%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Taxonomies
1 4 (33.33%) N-Tier
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (25.00%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) W3C
3 2 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (8.33%) Reference Data
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (8.33%) Statistics
4 1 (8.33%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) Migration
4 4 (33.33%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) Dependency Management
5 3 (25.00%) DevOps
5 3 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (16.67%) UML
6 2 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 2 (16.67%) System Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (16.67%) OWASP
6 2 (16.67%) User Stories
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (16.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Apex Code
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Xen
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) vCloud
3 1 (8.33%) VMFS
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 3 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (25.00%) Puppet
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (16.67%) NetApp
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) CA
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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