The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 27 February 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 77 66 59
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -7
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 8 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.73% 1.35% 0.13%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.55% 23.64% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 1
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£325 £323 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.77% -18.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
Cloud Computing
West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
55 55 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.99% 5.71% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 39 3
Average daily rate £400 £325 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -17.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £300 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £14.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+60.71% -25.33%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing.

1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Ant
3 3 (37.50%) LDAP
3 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
3 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
3 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 3 (37.50%) Maven
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (25.00%) ETL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) IIS
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) Servlets
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) FTP
5 1 (12.50%) HTTP

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing Cloud Computing 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 Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) Apache
1 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Jetty
1 1 (12.50%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LDAP
2 1 (12.50%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SSL
2 1 (12.50%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Ant
1 3 (37.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Database Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Java Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Magento Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (37.50%) Spring
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (37.50%) Cryptography
3 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ETL
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) PL/SQL
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Shell Script
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Sun
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Google
3 1 (12.50%) NetSuite
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
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