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 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 92 88 66
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.26% 1.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.85% 5.88% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 10
Average daily rate £525 £300 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £280 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £380 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
104 51 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 7.02% 4.46% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 38 48
Average daily rate £425 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £180.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +33.43%

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 9 February 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 34 (91.89%) Linux
2 27 (72.97%) Java
3 26 (70.27%) .NET
3 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (59.46%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (54.05%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (51.35%) DevOps
6 19 (51.35%) VMware
7 18 (48.65%) Configuration Management
7 18 (48.65%) Servlets
7 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
8 17 (45.95%) Xen
9 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
9 16 (43.24%) HTTP
10 15 (40.54%) Google
11 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
11 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
11 14 (37.84%) IPsec
11 14 (37.84%) DNS
11 14 (37.84%) DHCP
11 14 (37.84%) FTP
11 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
11 14 (37.84%) J2EE
11 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
11 14 (37.84%) IIS
11 14 (37.84%) Google Cloud Platform
11 14 (37.84%) Jetty
11 14 (37.84%) Amazon EC2
11 14 (37.84%) Google App Engine

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 14 (37.84%) IIS
1 14 (37.84%) Jetty
1 14 (37.84%) nginx
1 14 (37.84%) Tomcat
1 14 (37.84%) WebSphere
2 13 (35.14%) Apache
3 8 (21.62%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle 10gAS
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (2.70%) PowerExchange
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.70%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 22 (59.46%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (37.84%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (37.84%) Google App Engine
2 14 (37.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (18.92%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (48.65%) TCP/IP
2 16 (43.24%) HTTP
3 14 (37.84%) DHCP
3 14 (37.84%) DNS
3 14 (37.84%) FTP
3 14 (37.84%) IPsec
4 13 (35.14%) SSL
5 5 (13.51%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MongoDB
2 9 (24.32%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (21.62%) Big Data
3 8 (21.62%) Hadoop
4 7 (18.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.70%) MySQL
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (43.24%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) Firebug
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Log4j
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Architect
1 8 (21.62%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (21.62%) Technical Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (10.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (10.81%) WebOps Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Digital Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Head of DevOps
5 2 (5.41%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.70%) Delivery Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Head of WebOps
6 1 (2.70%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (2.70%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (70.27%) .NET
2 18 (48.65%) Servlets
3 14 (37.84%) J2EE
4 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
5 7 (18.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.51%) CSS
7 5 (13.51%) HTML
8 4 (10.81%) Mustache
8 4 (10.81%) Sass
9 2 (5.41%) CSS3
9 2 (5.41%) HTML5
9 2 (5.41%) Visualforce
10 1 (2.70%) Mason
10 1 (2.70%) REST
10 1 (2.70%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Social Media
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) AIX
4 1 (2.70%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (51.35%) DevOps
4 18 (48.65%) Configuration Management
5 14 (37.84%) Web Operations
6 7 (18.92%) Machine Learning
7 6 (16.22%) Automated Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Unit Testing
7 6 (16.22%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (10.81%) CRM
8 4 (10.81%) Front End Development
8 4 (10.81%) Open Source
9 2 (5.41%) Web Development
10 1 (2.70%) API Development
10 1 (2.70%) API Integration
10 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
10 1 (2.70%) Project Management
10 1 (2.70%) Scrum
10 1 (2.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 14 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (32.43%) Python
4 7 (18.92%) R
5 4 (10.81%) C#
5 4 (10.81%) C++
5 4 (10.81%) Ruby
6 2 (5.41%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (51.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (45.95%) Xen
3 2 (5.41%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (18.92%) StatsD
3 6 (16.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Google
3 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) Oracle
5 7 (18.92%) Apigee
5 7 (18.92%) Citrix
5 7 (18.92%) Mashery
5 7 (18.92%) Tableau
5 7 (18.92%) Teradata
6 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.70%) Axway
7 1 (2.70%) Informatica
7 1 (2.70%) Lotus
7 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) Siebel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
The Creative Emporium Limited (TCE)
Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 21 days ago