The table below looks at the statistics for Engine Yard skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Engine Yard over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 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.

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

Cloud Services Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2781 1801 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 5.55% 3.75% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1804 1157 670
Average daily rate £415 £410 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +25.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £313
% change year-on-year
- +28.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 31 32
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.25 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.89 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £12.75 £27.25
% change year-on-year
+96.07% -53.21%

Engine Yard
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Engine Yard across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Engine Yard Jobs Demand Trend in England

Engine Yard
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Engine Yard across the England region.

Engine Yard Daily Rate Trend in England

Engine Yard
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Engine Yard 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 Engine Yard.

1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
1 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Heroku
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) Cobbler
1 8 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 8 (100.00%) MCollective
1 8 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
2 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
2 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
2 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (87.50%) Nagios
2 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (87.50%) Device Driver
2 7 (87.50%) MySQL
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services

Engine Yard
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Engine Yard 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 Engine Yard. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 8 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (100.00%) Heroku
2 3 (37.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) VLAN
2 4 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) MySQL
1 7 (87.50%) RDBMS
1 7 (87.50%) MongoDB
1 7 (87.50%) Apache Cassandra
1 7 (87.50%) NoSQL
1 7 (87.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 3 (37.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) MCollective
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Device Driver
1 7 (87.50%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 1 (12.50%) Over-the-Top Content
4 1 (12.50%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 8 (100.00%) CentOS
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (75.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Perl
1 8 (100.00%) Python
1 8 (100.00%) Ruby
2 7 (87.50%) Shell Script
2 7 (87.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (75.00%) Korn
4 3 (37.50%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) Puppet
1 8 (100.00%) Cobbler
2 7 (87.50%) Nagios
3 6 (75.00%) collectd
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) Akamai