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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 337 365 346
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -19
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 113 71 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.49% 0.30% 0.37%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.72% 4.18% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 51 62
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £680 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £436 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+9.06% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 - -
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
3036 1700 1418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 13.19% 7.16% 5.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2263 1227 963
Median daily rate £485 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.98% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £287 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 9 24
Median hourly rate £33.97 £23.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.69% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £15.00 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £44.00 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +30.43%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 +44 23 £500 +3.62% 5
Uxbridge +2 1 £600 -
Westminster - 1 £525 -
Croydon - 1 £475 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 94 (39.66%) Linux
2 92 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (37.97%) Amazon AWS
4 68 (28.69%) Java
5 59 (24.89%) DevOps
6 57 (24.05%) Data Centre
6 57 (24.05%) Oracle
6 57 (24.05%) Finance
7 51 (21.52%) Firewall
8 50 (21.10%) Unix
9 46 (19.41%) Web Services
10 45 (18.99%) Python
10 45 (18.99%) Puppet
11 40 (16.88%) Continuous Delivery
12 38 (16.03%) VMware
13 37 (15.61%) VMware Infrastructure
13 37 (15.61%) Ansible
14 36 (15.19%) Git (software)
15 35 (14.77%) ITIL
16 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
16 34 (14.35%) Configuration Management
16 34 (14.35%) Bash Shell
17 32 (13.50%) Microsoft Azure
17 32 (13.50%) Apache
18 31 (13.08%) IBM
18 31 (13.08%) Ruby
19 30 (12.66%) Perl
19 30 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
20 29 (12.24%) SQL
20 29 (12.24%) AIX

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 32 (13.50%) Apache
2 24 (10.13%) Tomcat
3 18 (7.59%) OpenStack
4 15 (6.33%) WebSphere
5 10 (4.22%) JBoss
6 7 (2.95%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (2.11%) Apache Spark
8 4 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
8 4 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.27%) Apache Pig
9 3 (1.27%) SAS
9 3 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.84%) CMS
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
10 2 (0.84%) WildFly
11 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.42%) Confluence
11 1 (0.42%) Drupal
11 1 (0.42%) IIS
11 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (3.80%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.27%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (1.27%) SPSS
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.11%) BigMachines
1 5 (2.11%) Eloqua
2 2 (0.84%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.42%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 90 (37.97%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (13.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.75%) SaaS
4 14 (5.91%) PaaS
5 11 (4.64%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (4.64%) IaaS
6 10 (4.22%) Amazon EC2
6 10 (4.22%) Amazon S3
6 10 (4.22%) Amazon SQS
6 10 (4.22%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (2.53%) OpenShift
8 4 (1.69%) GitHub
9 3 (1.27%) Lucidchart
9 3 (1.27%) Office 365
10 2 (0.84%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.42%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.42%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.42%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 51 (21.52%) Firewall
2 29 (12.24%) DNS
3 21 (8.86%) TCP/IP
4 17 (7.17%) SAN
5 16 (6.75%) CTI
6 15 (6.33%) SSL
7 13 (5.49%) VLAN
8 11 (4.64%) VoIP
9 8 (3.38%) HTTP
9 8 (3.38%) NAS
10 7 (2.95%) iSCSI
11 4 (1.69%) Network Security
12 3 (1.27%) LDAP
13 2 (0.84%) BGP
13 2 (0.84%) DHCP
13 2 (0.84%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.84%) InfiniBand
13 2 (0.84%) MPLS
13 2 (0.84%) OSPF
13 2 (0.84%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (14.35%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.81%) MySQL
3 22 (9.28%) Big Data
4 20 (8.44%) Hadoop
5 18 (7.59%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (7.59%) MongoDB
6 16 (6.75%) NoSQL
7 10 (4.22%) Oracle Database
8 7 (2.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (2.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (2.53%) SimpleDB
10 5 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (1.69%) DB2
11 4 (1.69%) Redis
11 4 (1.69%) Relational Database
12 3 (1.27%) HBase
12 3 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.27%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.27%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 36 (15.19%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.13%) Jenkins
3 18 (7.59%) Subversion
4 16 (6.75%) Maven
5 14 (5.91%) JIRA
6 11 (4.64%) RSpec
7 10 (4.22%) JUnit
7 10 (4.22%) Mockito
8 8 (3.38%) Mercurial
9 7 (2.95%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.95%) Gerrit
10 5 (2.11%) GitLab
10 5 (2.11%) Gradle
10 5 (2.11%) IntelliJ
11 4 (1.69%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (1.27%) HP UFT
12 3 (1.27%) JIRA Agile
12 3 (1.27%) LoadRunner
12 3 (1.27%) Selenium
12 3 (1.27%) TeamCity
General
1 57 (24.05%) Finance
2 15 (6.33%) Banking
3 11 (4.64%) Front Office
3 11 (4.64%) Retail
4 6 (2.53%) Marketing
5 5 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.27%) Law
7 2 (0.84%) Advertising
7 2 (0.84%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.84%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Back Office
8 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) German Language
8 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 51 (21.52%) Developer
2 38 (16.03%) Architect
3 26 (10.97%) DevOps Engineer
3 26 (10.97%) Java Developer
4 20 (8.44%) Designer
5 19 (8.02%) Security Designer
6 18 (7.59%) Linux Engineer
7 17 (7.17%) Cloud Engineer
8 14 (5.91%) AWS Engineer
9 13 (5.49%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 12 (5.06%) Cloud Architect
10 12 (5.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
10 12 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.64%) Analyst
11 11 (4.64%) AWS Developer
12 10 (4.22%) Head of Infrastructure
12 10 (4.22%) Head of Security
12 10 (4.22%) Infrastructure Architect
13 9 (3.80%) AWS DevOps
14 7 (2.95%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (19.41%) Web Services
2 26 (10.97%) REST
3 24 (10.13%) Middleware
4 19 (8.02%) RabbitMQ
4 19 (8.02%) Spring
5 16 (6.75%) HTML
5 16 (6.75%) XML
6 15 (6.33%) ActiveMQ
6 15 (6.33%) J2EE
7 13 (5.49%) AngularJS
7 13 (5.49%) LAMP
8 12 (5.06%) CSS
8 12 (5.06%) JPA
9 11 (4.64%) JMS
10 10 (4.22%) Java EE
11 9 (3.80%) Hibernate
11 9 (3.80%) jQuery
11 9 (3.80%) Kafka
11 9 (3.80%) Mason
12 8 (3.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 57 (24.05%) Data Centre
2 21 (8.86%) Public Cloud
3 16 (6.75%) Private Cloud
4 15 (6.33%) Computer Science
5 13 (5.49%) Client/Server
6 12 (5.06%) DataPower
7 8 (3.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 7 (2.95%) Algorithms
8 7 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (2.95%) Data Structures
9 6 (2.53%) Clustering
9 6 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (2.11%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.69%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.69%) MPEG
11 4 (1.69%) User Experience
12 3 (1.27%) Life Science
12 3 (1.27%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.27%) Replication
12 3 (1.27%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 94 (39.66%) Linux
2 50 (21.10%) Unix
3 29 (12.24%) AIX
4 24 (10.13%) Windows
5 16 (6.75%) Oracle Linux
5 16 (6.75%) SUSE
5 16 (6.75%) Windows Server
6 13 (5.49%) Solaris
7 12 (5.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 9 (3.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (2.53%) Apple iOS
10 5 (2.11%) Ubuntu
11 2 (0.84%) HPUX
11 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.42%) Android
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (38.82%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (24.89%) DevOps
3 40 (16.88%) Continuous Delivery
4 35 (14.77%) ITIL
5 34 (14.35%) Configuration Management
6 29 (12.24%) Load Balancing
7 27 (11.39%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (11.39%) Scrum
8 24 (10.13%) Open Source
9 22 (9.28%) Project Management
10 20 (8.44%) Release Management
10 20 (8.44%) TDD
11 18 (7.59%) Microservices
12 17 (7.17%) OO
13 16 (6.75%) BDD
14 15 (6.33%) High Availability
15 14 (5.91%) SDLC
16 13 (5.49%) E-Commerce
17 12 (5.06%) Change Management
17 12 (5.06%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 68 (28.69%) Java
2 45 (18.99%) Python
3 34 (14.35%) Bash Shell
4 31 (13.08%) Ruby
5 30 (12.66%) Perl
6 29 (12.24%) SQL
7 22 (9.28%) Shell Script
8 20 (8.44%) JavaScript
9 18 (7.59%) C++
10 15 (6.33%) C#
11 13 (5.49%) PHP
12 6 (2.53%) PL/SQL
13 5 (2.11%) Apex Code
14 4 (1.69%) Korn
14 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.69%) Scala
15 3 (1.27%) R
16 2 (0.84%) Go
16 2 (0.84%) RPG
16 2 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 25 (10.55%) Security Cleared
2 19 (8.02%) SC Cleared
3 18 (7.59%) Degree
4 8 (3.38%) CCNA
4 8 (3.38%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (3.38%) RHCA
4 8 (3.38%) RHCE
5 7 (2.95%) CCNP
5 7 (2.95%) RHCSA
6 4 (1.69%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.27%) ISEB
7 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
7 3 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.70%) Government Security Classifications
2 4 (1.69%) QA
3 3 (1.27%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.84%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.42%) GCP
System Software
1 37 (15.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.91%) Active Directory
3 12 (5.06%) iptables
3 12 (5.06%) NFS
3 12 (5.06%) Oracle RAC
4 11 (4.64%) Docker
5 8 (3.38%) KVM
6 7 (2.95%) vSphere
7 6 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.53%) XenServer
8 5 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.27%) Apache Flume
9 3 (1.27%) Samba
9 3 (1.27%) vCloud
10 2 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.84%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.42%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.42%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.42%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (18.99%) Puppet
2 37 (15.61%) Ansible
3 30 (12.66%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (6.33%) Salt
5 12 (5.06%) HAProxy
6 6 (2.53%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.53%) Mesos
7 5 (2.11%) NetBackup
7 5 (2.11%) Terraform
8 4 (1.69%) Nagios
9 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (1.27%) OpenView
9 3 (1.27%) Red Hat Satellite
9 3 (1.27%) SCCM
10 2 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.42%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.42%) Control-M
11 1 (0.42%) EMC VPLEX
11 1 (0.42%) vRealize
Vendors
1 57 (24.05%) Oracle
2 38 (16.03%) VMware
3 31 (13.08%) IBM
4 21 (8.86%) Google
5 18 (7.59%) HP
5 18 (7.59%) Microsoft
6 12 (5.06%) Citrix
6 12 (5.06%) Software AG
6 12 (5.06%) webMethods
7 10 (4.22%) Bloomberg
7 10 (4.22%) Dell
7 10 (4.22%) Hortonworks
7 10 (4.22%) Red Hat
7 10 (4.22%) Reuters
8 7 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (2.11%) Siebel
9 5 (2.11%) Veritas
10 3 (1.27%) EMC
10 3 (1.27%) NetApp
10 3 (1.27%) Sun
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