The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 56 - 59
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.59% - 0.15%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.94% - 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £575 - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £450
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -
Cloud Computing
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
81 39 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 11.98% 5.17% 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 13
Median daily rate £428 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £400 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 £50.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +85.18%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 Hertfordshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 31 May 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
Watford - 2 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £575 -
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) SaaS
3 7 (53.85%) REST
3 7 (53.85%) DevOps
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
3 7 (53.85%) C#
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (53.85%) WCF
3 7 (53.85%) Middleware
4 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) MSMQ
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
4 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) High Availability
6 3 (23.08%) NetApp
6 3 (23.08%) Retail
6 3 (23.08%) EMC
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) MS Office

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) BigMachines
1 1 (7.69%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (61.54%) SaaS
2 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (15.38%) Amazon S3
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) LDAP
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
2 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Hazelcast
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Maven
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Architect
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Digital Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Presales Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
1 7 (53.85%) REST
1 7 (53.85%) SOAP
1 7 (53.85%) WCF
2 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 6 (46.15%) MSMQ
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) CSS3
4 1 (7.69%) Dojo
4 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) jQuery
4 1 (7.69%) Mason
4 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) E-Commerce
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) DevOps
2 7 (53.85%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) Presales
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
4 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) C#
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) Apex Code
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Ansible
2 1 (7.69%) Bacula
2 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Red Hat
3 4 (30.77%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) EMC
4 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 2 (15.38%) 3PAR
5 2 (15.38%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.69%) SAP
6 1 (7.69%) Siebel
6 1 (7.69%) Sitecore