The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East of England region that had Cloud Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Engineer
Rank 124 147 149
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.36% 0.097% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.10% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 2
Median daily rate £413 £383 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £357 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £409 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.87% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.50 £31.25 -
% change year-on-year
+29.60% -
Cloud Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East of England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2392 2950 2987
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 95.53% 95.59% 95.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1401 1755 1778
Median daily rate £375 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 256 230
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.67%

Cloud Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East of England region that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title.

Cloud Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Cloud Engineer
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 Engineer across the East of England region.

Cloud Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Cloud Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Cloud Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Cloud Engineer
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 Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Norfolk - 4 £469 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £413 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £525 -
Suffolk - 1 £225 -
Cloud Engineer
England

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Cloud Engineer contract jobs required the following IT 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 featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Linux
1 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (66.67%) DevOps
3 11 (61.11%) Puppet
4 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
6 7 (38.89%) Middleware
6 7 (38.89%) Python
6 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
7 6 (33.33%) Build Automation
7 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
7 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (27.78%) HTML
9 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
9 4 (22.22%) Windows
9 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
9 4 (22.22%) SAN
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (16.67%) HTML5
10 3 (16.67%) High Availability
10 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
10 3 (16.67%) SCCM
10 3 (16.67%) SCOM
10 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
10 3 (16.67%) Web Development
10 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 3 (16.67%) PowerShell

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
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 (16.67%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 13 (72.22%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (44.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (33.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 6 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Middleware
2 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) CentOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) DevOps
2 9 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 6 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) High Availability
5 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) Software Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) SOLID
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) MOF
7 1 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) Python
2 3 (16.67%) C#
2 3 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) PHP
4 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (5.56%) Docker
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 3 (16.67%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 2 (11.11%) Ansible
3 2 (11.11%) Cobbler
3 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Cloudera
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat