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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 60 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.27% 0.13% 0.71%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.82% 1.85% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Median daily rate £600 £325 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+84.61% -21.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-8.42% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 - -
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
71 54 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 9.66% 7.15% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 19
Median daily rate £513 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £24.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-27.55% +22.50%

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 24 September 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 £600 -
Cloud Computing
East of England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 2 (50.00%) Data Security
3 2 (50.00%) Retail
3 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (25.00%) Redis
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
4 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (25.00%) API Design
4 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (25.00%) Presales

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 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Solr
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Hazelcast
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (50.00%) AWS Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Azure Architect
2 2 (50.00%) CRM Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Presales Solution Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
1 1 (25.00%) Dojo
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Data Security
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) API Design
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Presales
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) EMC
1 1 (25.00%) NetApp
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
1 1 (25.00%) VMware