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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 320 328 322
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 100 108 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.47% 0.46% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.94% 6.41% 7.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 76 77
Median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £688 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
2540 1685 1307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.90% 7.23% 5.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1894 1154 882
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 26 23
Median hourly rate £23.50 £35.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.85% +100.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £17.15 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £40.00 £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-40.99% +78.33%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +28 14 £588 +17.50% 5
Uxbridge +3 1 £600 +80.45%
Canary Wharf - 1 £600 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 97 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 78 (34.51%) Amazon AWS
3 73 (32.30%) Linux
4 65 (28.76%) Java
5 61 (26.99%) Oracle
6 51 (22.57%) Unix
7 49 (21.68%) Finance
8 47 (20.80%) Continuous Delivery
9 46 (20.35%) DevOps
10 45 (19.91%) Firewall
10 45 (19.91%) Web Services
11 42 (18.58%) Python
12 39 (17.26%) ITIL
12 39 (17.26%) Data Centre
13 37 (16.37%) Bash Shell
14 34 (15.04%) IBM
15 33 (14.60%) Middleware
16 32 (14.16%) VMware
16 32 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
17 31 (13.72%) Ansible
18 30 (13.27%) AIX
18 30 (13.27%) SQL Server
19 29 (12.83%) Git (software)
20 28 (12.39%) JavaScript
20 28 (12.39%) Scrum
21 27 (11.95%) DNS
21 27 (11.95%) WebSphere
21 27 (11.95%) Load Balancing
21 27 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
22 26 (11.50%) Puppet

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 (11.95%) WebSphere
2 20 (8.85%) Apache
3 15 (6.64%) Tomcat
4 10 (4.42%) OpenStack
5 8 (3.54%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.65%) CMS
6 6 (2.65%) WebSphere Application Server
7 5 (2.21%) JBoss
8 4 (1.77%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (1.33%) Apache Spark
9 3 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.88%) Confluence
10 2 (0.88%) WordPress
11 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.44%) Drupal
11 1 (0.44%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.44%) IIS
11 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.44%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.21%) MS Visio
1 5 (2.21%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (1.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.98%) BigMachines
1 9 (3.98%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Magento
2 2 (0.88%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 78 (34.51%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (14.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (11.06%) SaaS
4 16 (7.08%) Amazon EC2
4 16 (7.08%) Google Cloud Platform
5 14 (6.19%) PaaS
6 12 (5.31%) Amazon S3
7 11 (4.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 10 (4.42%) Amazon SQS
8 10 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
9 8 (3.54%) IaaS
10 6 (2.65%) OpenShift
11 5 (2.21%) GitHub
11 5 (2.21%) Lucidchart
12 4 (1.77%) Google App Engine
13 3 (1.33%) Google Apps
14 2 (0.88%) Force.com
14 2 (0.88%) Google Play
15 1 (0.44%) Office 365
15 1 (0.44%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 45 (19.91%) Firewall
2 27 (11.95%) DNS
3 22 (9.73%) SSL
4 13 (5.75%) SAN
5 12 (5.31%) CTI
6 7 (3.10%) NAS
6 7 (3.10%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.10%) VoIP
7 6 (2.65%) iSCSI
8 4 (1.77%) HTTP
8 4 (1.77%) Network Security
9 3 (1.33%) Internet
9 3 (1.33%) VLAN
9 3 (1.33%) Wireless
10 2 (0.88%) Ethernet
10 2 (0.88%) InfiniBand
11 1 (0.44%) HSRP
11 1 (0.44%) LDAP
11 1 (0.44%) OpenVPN
11 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (13.27%) SQL Server
2 22 (9.73%) MySQL
3 18 (7.96%) Big Data
4 15 (6.64%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.87%) Hadoop
6 9 (3.98%) Apache Cassandra
6 9 (3.98%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 8 (3.54%) SimpleDB
8 7 (3.10%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.65%) DB2
9 6 (2.65%) Redis
10 5 (2.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.88%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.88%) Power BI
12 2 (0.88%) QlikView
13 1 (0.44%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 29 (12.83%) Git (software)
2 21 (9.29%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.96%) JIRA
3 18 (7.96%) Maven
4 13 (5.75%) Subversion
5 10 (4.42%) JUnit
5 10 (4.42%) Mockito
5 10 (4.42%) RSpec
6 8 (3.54%) Cucumber
6 8 (3.54%) Gerrit
6 8 (3.54%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (2.65%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.21%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (1.77%) Ant
9 4 (1.77%) Mercurial
9 4 (1.77%) Selenium
9 4 (1.77%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.33%) HP UFT
10 3 (1.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 49 (21.68%) Finance
2 13 (5.75%) Front Office
3 11 (4.87%) Marketing
4 9 (3.98%) Retail
5 8 (3.54%) Banking
6 6 (2.65%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.21%) Legal
8 4 (1.77%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.88%) Dutch Language
9 2 (0.88%) Electronics
9 2 (0.88%) German Language
9 2 (0.88%) Law
10 1 (0.44%) Advertising
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.44%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Publishing
10 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 56 (24.78%) Developer
2 30 (13.27%) Architect
3 22 (9.73%) Java Developer
4 15 (6.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (5.31%) Analyst
5 12 (5.31%) Designer
5 12 (5.31%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (4.87%) Cloud Architect
6 11 (4.87%) Project Manager
6 11 (4.87%) Senior Developer
7 10 (4.42%) AWS Developer
7 10 (4.42%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (4.42%) Head of Infrastructure
7 10 (4.42%) Head of Security
7 10 (4.42%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (3.98%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (3.98%) Security Designer
9 8 (3.54%) Consultant
9 8 (3.54%) Python Developer
9 8 (3.54%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (19.91%) Web Services
2 33 (14.60%) Middleware
3 24 (10.62%) HTML
4 20 (8.85%) REST
5 19 (8.41%) AngularJS
5 19 (8.41%) CSS
5 19 (8.41%) Mason
6 16 (7.08%) XML
7 14 (6.19%) HTML5
7 14 (6.19%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (5.75%) ActiveMQ
9 12 (5.31%) J2EE
9 12 (5.31%) jQuery
9 12 (5.31%) Spring
9 12 (5.31%) WebSphere MQ
10 11 (4.87%) RESTful
11 10 (4.42%) LAMP
11 10 (4.42%) Visualforce
12 9 (3.98%) CSS3
12 9 (3.98%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.26%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.52%) DataPower
3 11 (4.87%) Computer Science
3 11 (4.87%) Public Cloud
4 9 (3.98%) User Experience
5 8 (3.54%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (3.54%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (3.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.10%) Hedge funds
6 7 (3.10%) Mobile App
7 6 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.65%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.65%) Private Cloud
8 5 (2.21%) Grid Computing
8 5 (2.21%) MPEG
8 5 (2.21%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.77%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.77%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.77%) FMCG
9 4 (1.77%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 73 (32.30%) Linux
2 51 (22.57%) Unix
3 30 (13.27%) AIX
4 23 (10.18%) Oracle Linux
5 22 (9.73%) SUSE
6 21 (9.29%) Windows
7 17 (7.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 13 (5.75%) Windows Server
9 8 (3.54%) Apple iOS
10 7 (3.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.21%) Solaris
12 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (42.92%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (20.80%) Continuous Delivery
3 46 (20.35%) DevOps
4 39 (17.26%) ITIL
5 28 (12.39%) Scrum
6 27 (11.95%) Load Balancing
7 24 (10.62%) Change Management
7 24 (10.62%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (9.73%) TDD
9 21 (9.29%) Configuration Management
10 20 (8.85%) CRM
11 19 (8.41%) Release Management
11 19 (8.41%) Web Development
12 17 (7.52%) Open Source
12 17 (7.52%) SDLC
13 16 (7.08%) BDD
13 16 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
13 16 (7.08%) Project Management
14 14 (6.19%) SOA
15 13 (5.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 65 (28.76%) Java
2 42 (18.58%) Python
3 37 (16.37%) Bash Shell
4 28 (12.39%) JavaScript
5 25 (11.06%) SQL
6 24 (10.62%) Perl
6 24 (10.62%) Ruby
7 23 (10.18%) Shell Script
8 17 (7.52%) C#
8 17 (7.52%) PHP
9 12 (5.31%) PowerShell
10 10 (4.42%) Apex Code
11 9 (3.98%) C++
12 7 (3.10%) PL/SQL
13 6 (2.65%) Korn
14 4 (1.77%) Scala
15 3 (1.33%) Go
15 3 (1.33%) VBScript
16 2 (0.88%) RPG
16 2 (0.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (7.52%) Degree
2 15 (6.64%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.87%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.10%) CCNA
4 7 (3.10%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (3.10%) RHCA
4 7 (3.10%) RHCE
5 6 (2.65%) CCNP
5 6 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (2.65%) RHCSA
6 5 (2.21%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.33%) ISEB
7 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.44%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.44%) CEH
8 1 (0.44%) CISSP
8 1 (0.44%) MCSA
8 1 (0.44%) MCSE
8 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.64%) Government Security Classifications
2 6 (2.65%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.33%) QA
4 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.44%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) RMADS
5 1 (0.44%) SLA
5 1 (0.44%) WAI
System Software
1 27 (11.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.31%) Docker
3 9 (3.98%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (3.10%) NFS
4 7 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (3.10%) vSphere
5 6 (2.65%) iptables
5 6 (2.65%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (2.21%) vCloud
7 4 (1.77%) Ceph
8 2 (0.88%) KVM
8 2 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.88%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.88%) XenServer
9 1 (0.44%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.44%) Samba
Systems Management
1 31 (13.72%) Ansible
2 26 (11.50%) Puppet
3 18 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (3.10%) Salt
5 6 (2.65%) HAProxy
6 4 (1.77%) Control-M
6 4 (1.77%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.77%) Mesos
7 3 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.33%) Terraform
8 2 (0.88%) SCCM
9 1 (0.44%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.44%) Consul
9 1 (0.44%) Kibana
9 1 (0.44%) logstash
9 1 (0.44%) Nagios
9 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.44%) OpenView
9 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.44%) vRealize
Vendors
1 61 (26.99%) Oracle
2 34 (15.04%) IBM
3 32 (14.16%) VMware
4 23 (10.18%) Google
5 19 (8.41%) Microsoft
6 17 (7.52%) Software AG
6 17 (7.52%) webMethods
7 16 (7.08%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (4.42%) HP
9 9 (3.98%) Citrix
9 9 (3.98%) Siebel
10 8 (3.54%) Red Hat
11 7 (3.10%) Bloomberg
12 6 (2.65%) Dell
12 6 (2.65%) Hortonworks
12 6 (2.65%) Reuters
13 5 (2.21%) Adobe
13 5 (2.21%) Atlassian
14 4 (1.77%) Tableau
15 3 (1.33%) Zend
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