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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 306 322 361
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +39
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 131 102 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.61% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.33% 5.14% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 75 44
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £690 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £525
% change year-on-year
- -9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £27.46 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £57.50 -
% change year-on-year
-53.04% -
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
3026 1984 1411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.17% 8.78% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2233 1509 1033
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.64 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.73% -21.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.50 £14.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £95.00 £100.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

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 3 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

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

Cloud Computing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 December 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 +9 22 £508 +76.52% 9
Canary Wharf - 2 £525 -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 100 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (41.42%) Java
3 98 (41.00%) Linux
4 88 (36.82%) Amazon AWS
5 86 (35.98%) Python
6 71 (29.71%) DevOps
7 66 (27.62%) Puppet
8 59 (24.69%) Git (software)
9 51 (21.34%) Ansible
10 49 (20.50%) Hadoop
10 49 (20.50%) Finance
11 47 (19.67%) VMware
12 44 (18.41%) Configuration Management
13 43 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 42 (17.57%) Ruby
15 41 (17.15%) Big Data
16 39 (16.32%) Bash Shell
17 38 (15.90%) Kafka
17 38 (15.90%) Apache Spark
18 37 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
18 37 (15.48%) Unix
19 36 (15.06%) Continuous Delivery
20 34 (14.23%) SQL
20 34 (14.23%) SOA
20 34 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure
21 33 (13.81%) Apache Hive
22 32 (13.39%) Scala
22 32 (13.39%) Oracle
22 32 (13.39%) Web Services
23 31 (12.97%) MySQL

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 38 (15.90%) Apache Spark
2 29 (12.13%) Apache
3 27 (11.30%) Elasticsearch
4 23 (9.62%) OpenStack
4 23 (9.62%) Tomcat
5 13 (5.44%) JBoss
6 12 (5.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 7 (2.93%) Apache Pig
8 6 (2.51%) IIS
9 5 (2.09%) MS Exchange
9 5 (2.09%) Skype for Business
10 4 (1.67%) SAS
10 4 (1.67%) WebSphere
11 3 (1.26%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (1.26%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.84%) Oracle 10gAS
12 2 (0.84%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.84%) WildFly
13 1 (0.42%) Drupal
13 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (4.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.67%) SPSS
3 2 (0.84%) MS Office
4 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.42%) Stata
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (0.42%) Oracle Retail
1 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft Financials
1 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 88 (36.82%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (14.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (8.79%) IaaS
4 18 (7.53%) PaaS
4 18 (7.53%) SaaS
5 16 (6.69%) Amazon Kinesis
6 9 (3.77%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.77%) Amazon S3
6 9 (3.77%) AWS Lambda
7 8 (3.35%) Amazon SQS
7 8 (3.35%) AWS CloudFormation
7 8 (3.35%) Office 365
8 6 (2.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (1.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (1.26%) Force.com
9 3 (1.26%) GitHub
10 2 (0.84%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (0.84%) Google Compute Engine
10 2 (0.84%) OneDrive
10 2 (0.84%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.88%) TCP/IP
2 25 (10.46%) DNS
3 24 (10.04%) Firewall
4 21 (8.79%) SAN
5 19 (7.95%) VLAN
6 11 (4.60%) NAS
7 10 (4.18%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.93%) HTTP
8 7 (2.93%) SSL
8 7 (2.93%) WAN
9 6 (2.51%) LDAP
9 6 (2.51%) Network Security
9 6 (2.51%) VoIP
9 6 (2.51%) VPN
10 5 (2.09%) LAN
11 4 (1.67%) BGP
11 4 (1.67%) CTI
11 4 (1.67%) Internet
11 4 (1.67%) MPLS
11 4 (1.67%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.50%) Hadoop
2 41 (17.15%) Big Data
3 33 (13.81%) Apache Hive
4 31 (12.97%) MySQL
5 27 (11.30%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (11.30%) SQL Server
6 26 (10.88%) Relational Database
7 19 (7.95%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (7.95%) MongoDB
8 17 (7.11%) Parquet
9 10 (4.18%) Sqoop
10 9 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.77%) NoSQL
10 9 (3.77%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
13 3 (1.26%) DB2
13 3 (1.26%) HBase
13 3 (1.26%) Impala
13 3 (1.26%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 59 (24.69%) Git (software)
2 28 (11.72%) JIRA
3 25 (10.46%) Jenkins
4 17 (7.11%) Subversion
5 16 (6.69%) Maven
6 12 (5.02%) JUnit
6 12 (5.02%) Mercurial
6 12 (5.02%) Mockito
7 11 (4.60%) Gerrit
8 9 (3.77%) RSpec
9 7 (2.93%) Cucumber
9 7 (2.93%) Gradle
10 6 (2.51%) IntelliJ
10 6 (2.51%) Selenium
11 5 (2.09%) Vagrant
12 4 (1.67%) GitLab
13 3 (1.26%) Bundler
13 3 (1.26%) TeamCity
14 2 (0.84%) MSBuild
14 2 (0.84%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 49 (20.50%) Finance
2 18 (7.53%) Banking
3 12 (5.02%) Retail
4 9 (3.77%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.93%) Front Office
6 6 (2.51%) Financial Institution
7 5 (2.09%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.67%) Advertising
8 4 (1.67%) Marketing
9 2 (0.84%) Games
9 2 (0.84%) German Language
9 2 (0.84%) Law
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
10 1 (0.42%) Back Office
10 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.42%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (18.41%) Architect
2 40 (16.74%) Developer
3 31 (12.97%) DevOps Engineer
4 23 (9.62%) Data Engineer
5 20 (8.37%) Java Developer
6 19 (7.95%) Cloud Engineer
7 16 (6.69%) AWS Engineer
7 16 (6.69%) Linux Engineer
8 15 (6.28%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (5.44%) AWS DevOps
10 12 (5.02%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (4.60%) Analyst
11 11 (4.60%) Linux DevOps Engineer
11 11 (4.60%) Linux/Unix DevOps
12 10 (4.18%) Big Data Engineer
12 10 (4.18%) Designer
12 10 (4.18%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (4.18%) Security Designer
13 9 (3.77%) Administrator
14 8 (3.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (15.90%) Kafka
2 32 (13.39%) Web Services
3 29 (12.13%) Spring
4 24 (10.04%) JSON
5 23 (9.62%) JMS
5 23 (9.62%) XML
6 20 (8.37%) REST
7 18 (7.53%) RabbitMQ
8 17 (7.11%) Apache Avro
9 16 (6.69%) LAMP
10 15 (6.28%) Spark Streaming
11 14 (5.86%) JPA
11 14 (5.86%) Spring MVC
12 13 (5.44%) Hibernate
12 13 (5.44%) Java EE
13 10 (4.18%) HTML
13 10 (4.18%) libvirt
14 9 (3.77%) AngularJS
15 8 (3.35%) jQuery
15 8 (3.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (11.72%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.62%) Statistics
3 20 (8.37%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.37%) Private Cloud
4 19 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.95%) Client/Server
5 15 (6.28%) Public Cloud
6 11 (4.60%) Data Structures
7 10 (4.18%) Management Information System
8 9 (3.77%) Algorithms
8 9 (3.77%) Clustering
9 6 (2.51%) Digital Media
9 6 (2.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (2.09%) Derivative
10 5 (2.09%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.67%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.67%) Fixed Income
12 3 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.26%) Life Science
12 3 (1.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 98 (41.00%) Linux
2 37 (15.48%) Unix
3 27 (11.30%) Windows
4 16 (6.69%) Windows Server
5 14 (5.86%) AIX
6 13 (5.44%) Solaris
7 11 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (4.18%) Ubuntu
9 8 (3.35%) SUSE
10 7 (2.93%) Oracle Linux
11 4 (1.67%) CentOS
12 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (1.26%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.84%) Android
13 2 (0.84%) HPUX
13 2 (0.84%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.42%) Fedora
14 1 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (41.84%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (29.71%) DevOps
3 44 (18.41%) Configuration Management
4 36 (15.06%) Continuous Delivery
5 34 (14.23%) SOA
6 31 (12.97%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (12.55%) Open Source
8 25 (10.46%) Load Balancing
9 24 (10.04%) ITIL
9 24 (10.04%) Microservices
10 23 (9.62%) Unit Testing
11 21 (8.79%) Scrum
12 19 (7.95%) OO
12 19 (7.95%) TDD
13 16 (6.69%) High Availability
13 16 (6.69%) Project Management
14 15 (6.28%) Kernel Tuning
14 15 (6.28%) MVC
15 14 (5.86%) BDD
15 14 (5.86%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 99 (41.42%) Java
2 86 (35.98%) Python
3 42 (17.57%) Ruby
4 39 (16.32%) Bash Shell
5 34 (14.23%) SQL
6 32 (13.39%) Scala
7 29 (12.13%) R
8 24 (10.04%) Perl
9 16 (6.69%) JavaScript
9 16 (6.69%) Shell Script
10 15 (6.28%) C++
11 9 (3.77%) C#
11 9 (3.77%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.51%) Korn
12 6 (2.51%) PHP
13 4 (1.67%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.26%) Apex Code
14 3 (1.26%) C
15 2 (0.84%) Go
15 2 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 21 (8.79%) Degree
1 21 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 17 (7.11%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.86%) RHCE
4 13 (5.44%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (5.02%) CCNA
5 12 (5.02%) CCNP
5 12 (5.02%) RHCSA
6 10 (4.18%) RHCA
7 3 (1.26%) ISACA
7 3 (1.26%) SANS
8 2 (0.84%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.84%) RHCT
9 1 (0.42%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.42%) CISSP
9 1 (0.42%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.42%) PMP
9 1 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.35%) Government Security Classifications
2 6 (2.51%) QA
3 4 (1.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.26%) SLA
5 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.42%) GCP
System Software
1 43 (17.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (10.88%) Docker
3 19 (7.95%) NFS
4 16 (6.69%) Active Directory
5 15 (6.28%) iptables
6 14 (5.86%) KVM
7 13 (5.44%) vSphere
8 10 (4.18%) XenServer
9 9 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (2.93%) Oracle RAC
10 7 (2.93%) VirtualBox
11 6 (2.51%) Samba
11 6 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
12 5 (2.09%) Hyper-V
13 4 (1.67%) HDFS
14 3 (1.26%) Apache Flume
14 3 (1.26%) Virtual Desktop
15 2 (0.84%) vCloud
15 2 (0.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 1 (0.42%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 66 (27.62%) Puppet
2 51 (21.34%) Ansible
3 37 (15.48%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (6.28%) HAProxy
5 12 (5.02%) Kubernetes
5 12 (5.02%) Mesos
5 12 (5.02%) Terraform
6 10 (4.18%) Salt
7 8 (3.35%) Nagios
7 8 (3.35%) NetBackup
7 8 (3.35%) Red Hat Satellite
8 6 (2.51%) OpenView
9 4 (1.67%) SCCM
10 2 (0.84%) Cacti
10 2 (0.84%) HP Data Protector
10 2 (0.84%) Oracle RMAN
11 1 (0.42%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.42%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 1 (0.42%) MIMEsweeper
11 1 (0.42%) Netcool
Vendors
1 47 (19.67%) VMware
2 32 (13.39%) Oracle
3 22 (9.21%) Microsoft
4 20 (8.37%) HP
5 16 (6.69%) Google
6 13 (5.44%) Dell
7 12 (5.02%) IBM
7 12 (5.02%) Red Hat
8 10 (4.18%) Cisco
8 10 (4.18%) Citrix
9 8 (3.35%) NetApp
9 8 (3.35%) Sun
9 8 (3.35%) Veritas
10 7 (2.93%) Teradata
11 6 (2.51%) 3PAR
11 6 (2.51%) Brocade
11 6 (2.51%) Symantec
12 5 (2.09%) Bloomberg
12 5 (2.09%) Hortonworks
12 5 (2.09%) Reuters
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