The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace Cloud
UK / England
Rank - 591 580
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.029% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
5202 3467 2300
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.75% 7.45% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3672 2429 1547
Median daily rate £475 £450 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 57 64
Median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.14% +24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £100.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Rackspace Cloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in England

Rackspace Cloud
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Trend in England

Rackspace Cloud
Top 26 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 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 England region with a requirement for Rackspace Cloud.

1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (80.00%) COBIT
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (80.00%) MCSD
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (20.00%) Salt
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 3 (60.00%) AWS Architect
2 3 (60.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (40.00%) Azure Architect
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) DevOps
1 5 (100.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) MCSD
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (20.00%) SaltStack