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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 102 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -14
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 1 18 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.068% 1.10% 0.096%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.67% 24.32% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 1
Median daily rate £400 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
150 74 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 10.16% 4.54% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 61 23
Median daily rate £500 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.48% +18.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (80.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) Google
5 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (50.00%) Xen
5 5 (50.00%) Jetty
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) nginx
5 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (50.00%) Google App Engine
5 5 (50.00%) J2EE
5 5 (50.00%) Apache
5 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (50.00%) Python
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) FTP
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) Servlets
5 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (50.00%) Web Operations

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) Jetty
1 5 (50.00%) nginx
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 9 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (50.00%) Google App Engine
2 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (30.00%) IaaS
4 1 (10.00%) GitHub
4 1 (10.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) FTP
1 5 (50.00%) HTTP
1 5 (50.00%) IPsec
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Internet
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
3 1 (10.00%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (30.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (40.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Data Architect
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior WebOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Web Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) WebOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) Servlets
3 3 (30.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (30.00%) Node.js
3 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 5 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (30.00%) DevOps
3 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
3 3 (30.00%) Web Accessibility
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) CRM
4 1 (10.00%) ERP
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (30.00%) R
5 2 (20.00%) Ruby
6 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (10.00%) Go
6 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) Xen
2 3 (30.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (10.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (30.00%) StatsD
3 1 (10.00%) Ansible
3 1 (10.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (10.00%) Mesos
3 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Google
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Apigee
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Mashery
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Tableau
3 3 (30.00%) Teradata