The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 303 315 327
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 114 105 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.46% 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.72% 6.71% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 76 76
Median daily rate £513 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £325 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £688 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -
Cloud Computing
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 London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2414 1564 1169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.14% 6.91% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1047 825
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 28 13
Median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £17.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.78 £40.00 £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in London

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the London region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in London

Cloud Computing
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the London region.

Cloud Computing Hourly Rate Trend in London

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +40 16 £544 +8.75% 14
Bromley - 2 £288 -
Hayes - 2 £425 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 90 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (32.24%) Linux
3 66 (30.84%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (26.17%) Oracle
5 52 (24.30%) Java
6 46 (21.50%) Python
7 45 (21.03%) Unix
7 45 (21.03%) Firewall
8 43 (20.09%) Finance
9 41 (19.16%) Continuous Delivery
10 39 (18.22%) Web Services
10 39 (18.22%) ITIL
11 38 (17.76%) DevOps
12 35 (16.36%) Data Centre
13 34 (15.89%) Bash Shell
14 33 (15.42%) Middleware
14 33 (15.42%) VMware
15 32 (14.95%) IBM
16 28 (13.08%) AIX
16 28 (13.08%) Scrum
16 28 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
16 28 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
17 27 (12.62%) WebSphere
17 27 (12.62%) Load Balancing
17 27 (12.62%) JavaScript
17 27 (12.62%) DNS
18 25 (11.68%) HTML
18 25 (11.68%) Degree
18 25 (11.68%) Git (software)
19 24 (11.21%) SaaS

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 27 (12.62%) WebSphere
2 18 (8.41%) Apache
3 10 (4.67%) OpenStack
4 9 (4.21%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.74%) Node.js
5 8 (3.74%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.80%) CMS
6 6 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.87%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (1.40%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.93%) Confluence
9 2 (0.93%) WordPress
10 1 (0.47%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.47%) Drupal
10 1 (0.47%) ExpressionEngine
10 1 (0.47%) IIS
10 1 (0.47%) JBoss
10 1 (0.47%) Joomla!
Applications
1 5 (2.34%) MS Visio
1 5 (2.34%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (1.87%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 11 (5.14%) Eloqua
2 10 (4.67%) BigMachines
3 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.93%) Magento
3 2 (0.93%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 66 (30.84%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (13.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (11.21%) SaaS
4 17 (7.94%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (7.01%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (6.07%) Amazon S3
7 12 (5.61%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (5.14%) Amazon SQS
8 11 (5.14%) PaaS
9 9 (4.21%) AWS Lambda
10 6 (2.80%) IaaS
10 6 (2.80%) OpenShift
11 5 (2.34%) GitHub
11 5 (2.34%) Lucidchart
11 5 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 4 (1.87%) Google App Engine
13 3 (1.40%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.93%) Force.com
14 2 (0.93%) Google Play
15 1 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 45 (21.03%) Firewall
2 27 (12.62%) DNS
3 22 (10.28%) SSL
4 15 (7.01%) SAN
5 12 (5.61%) CTI
6 7 (3.27%) NAS
6 7 (3.27%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.80%) iSCSI
8 5 (2.34%) VoIP
9 4 (1.87%) HTTP
9 4 (1.87%) Network Security
10 3 (1.40%) Converged Networks
10 3 (1.40%) Internet
10 3 (1.40%) VLAN
10 3 (1.40%) Wireless
11 2 (0.93%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.93%) InfiniBand
12 1 (0.47%) Intranet
12 1 (0.47%) MPLS
12 1 (0.47%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.41%) MySQL
3 15 (7.01%) NoSQL
4 14 (6.54%) Big Data
5 7 (3.27%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.27%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.80%) DB2
7 5 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 5 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.34%) Redis
7 5 (2.34%) SimpleDB
7 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (1.87%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.40%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.93%) Power BI
10 2 (0.93%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 25 (11.68%) Git (software)
2 16 (7.48%) JIRA
3 14 (6.54%) Maven
4 13 (6.07%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.21%) Oracle APEX
6 7 (3.27%) JUnit
6 7 (3.27%) Mockito
6 7 (3.27%) RSpec
7 6 (2.80%) Subversion
8 5 (2.34%) JIRA Agile
8 5 (2.34%) TeamCity
9 4 (1.87%) Ant
9 4 (1.87%) Cucumber
9 4 (1.87%) Gerrit
9 4 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.40%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.40%) LoadRunner
11 2 (0.93%) InstallShield
11 2 (0.93%) MSI
General
1 43 (20.09%) Finance
2 13 (6.07%) Front Office
3 11 (5.14%) Marketing
4 10 (4.67%) Retail
5 6 (2.80%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.34%) Banking
6 5 (2.34%) Legal
7 4 (1.87%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.93%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.93%) Electronics
8 2 (0.93%) German Language
8 2 (0.93%) Law
9 1 (0.47%) Billing
9 1 (0.47%) French Language
9 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.47%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.47%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (23.83%) Developer
2 26 (12.15%) Architect
3 14 (6.54%) Java Developer
4 13 (6.07%) Project Manager
5 12 (5.61%) Cloud Engineer
5 12 (5.61%) Designer
6 11 (5.14%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (5.14%) Python Developer
7 10 (4.67%) Analyst
7 10 (4.67%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) Head of Infrastructure
7 10 (4.67%) Head of Security
7 10 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
7 10 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.21%) Cloud Architect
8 9 (4.21%) Security Designer
8 9 (4.21%) Senior Developer
9 7 (3.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.27%) Scrum Master
9 7 (3.27%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (18.22%) Web Services
2 33 (15.42%) Middleware
3 25 (11.68%) HTML
4 20 (9.35%) AngularJS
4 20 (9.35%) CSS
5 19 (8.88%) Mason
6 16 (7.48%) REST
6 16 (7.48%) XML
7 15 (7.01%) HTML5
8 14 (6.54%) RESTful
9 13 (6.07%) jQuery
10 12 (5.61%) J2EE
10 12 (5.61%) LAMP
10 12 (5.61%) RabbitMQ
10 12 (5.61%) WebSphere MQ
11 11 (5.14%) ActiveMQ
12 10 (4.67%) CSS3
12 10 (4.67%) Visualforce
13 9 (4.21%) JMS
14 8 (3.74%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.36%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.94%) DataPower
3 13 (6.07%) Computer Science
4 8 (3.74%) Public Cloud
4 8 (3.74%) User Experience
5 7 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (3.27%) Hedge funds
5 7 (3.27%) Hybrid Cloud
5 7 (3.27%) Mobile App
6 6 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.80%) Client/Server
6 6 (2.80%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.34%) Grid Computing
8 4 (1.87%) FMCG
8 4 (1.87%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.87%) MPEG
8 4 (1.87%) Video on Demand
9 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.40%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 69 (32.24%) Linux
2 45 (21.03%) Unix
3 28 (13.08%) AIX
4 23 (10.75%) Oracle Linux
5 22 (10.28%) SUSE
5 22 (10.28%) Windows
6 17 (7.94%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 14 (6.54%) Windows Server
8 8 (3.74%) Apple iOS
9 7 (3.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.40%) Solaris
10 3 (1.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.93%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (42.06%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (19.16%) Continuous Delivery
3 39 (18.22%) ITIL
4 38 (17.76%) DevOps
5 28 (13.08%) Scrum
6 27 (12.62%) Load Balancing
7 24 (11.21%) Change Management
8 21 (9.81%) Configuration Management
8 21 (9.81%) CRM
9 20 (9.35%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (9.35%) Release Management
9 20 (9.35%) Web Development
10 19 (8.88%) SDLC
10 19 (8.88%) TDD
11 18 (8.41%) Project Management
12 16 (7.48%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (7.01%) E-Commerce
13 15 (7.01%) Open Source
14 12 (5.61%) BDD
15 10 (4.67%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 52 (24.30%) Java
2 46 (21.50%) Python
3 34 (15.89%) Bash Shell
4 27 (12.62%) JavaScript
5 23 (10.75%) Shell Script
5 23 (10.75%) SQL
6 22 (10.28%) Perl
7 20 (9.35%) Ruby
8 18 (8.41%) PHP
9 16 (7.48%) C#
10 11 (5.14%) PowerShell
11 10 (4.67%) Apex Code
12 7 (3.27%) C++
12 7 (3.27%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.80%) Korn
14 3 (1.40%) Go
14 3 (1.40%) Scala
14 3 (1.40%) VBScript
15 2 (0.93%) RPG
15 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (11.68%) Degree
2 15 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.14%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.27%) CCNA
4 7 (3.27%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.27%) RHCA
4 7 (3.27%) RHCE
5 6 (2.80%) CCNP
5 6 (2.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.80%) RHCSA
6 5 (2.34%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.40%) ISEB
7 3 (1.40%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.40%) PMP
8 1 (0.47%) CISSP
8 1 (0.47%) EMC Certification
8 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.47%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.01%) Government Security Classifications
2 6 (2.80%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.93%) QA
4 1 (0.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.47%) RMADS
4 1 (0.47%) WAI
System Software
1 28 (13.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.27%) Docker
3 7 (3.27%) NFS
3 7 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (3.27%) vSphere
4 6 (2.80%) iptables
5 5 (2.34%) vCloud
6 4 (1.87%) Ceph
6 4 (1.87%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.93%) KVM
7 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.93%) XenServer
8 1 (0.47%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.47%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (10.28%) Ansible
2 21 (9.81%) Puppet
3 17 (7.94%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.80%) HAProxy
5 5 (2.34%) Salt
6 4 (1.87%) Control-M
6 4 (1.87%) Packer
7 3 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (0.93%) SCCM
9 1 (0.47%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.47%) EMC VPLEX
9 1 (0.47%) Kibana
9 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.47%) logstash
9 1 (0.47%) Mesos
9 1 (0.47%) Nagios
9 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.47%) OpenView
9 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.47%) vRealize
Vendors
1 56 (26.17%) Oracle
2 33 (15.42%) VMware
3 32 (14.95%) IBM
4 21 (9.81%) Google
5 17 (7.94%) Salesforce.com
5 17 (7.94%) Software AG
5 17 (7.94%) webMethods
6 16 (7.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (4.67%) Siebel
8 8 (3.74%) HP
8 8 (3.74%) Red Hat
9 7 (3.27%) Citrix
10 5 (2.34%) Adobe
10 5 (2.34%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.34%) Bloomberg
10 5 (2.34%) SAP
11 4 (1.87%) Dell
11 4 (1.87%) Hortonworks
11 4 (1.87%) Reuters
11 4 (1.87%) Tableau
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