The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank 414 416 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.005% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.13% 0.065% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £425 £315 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rackspace Cloud
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
2383 1541 1128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.97% 6.95% 4.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1728 1028 797
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 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 10
Median hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £17.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +104.37%
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 £17.50 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +96.07%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Rackspace Cloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in London

Rackspace Cloud
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Trend in London

Rackspace Cloud
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 Rackspace Cloud within the London region over the 3 months to 25 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 - 1 £425 -
Rackspace Cloud
England

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 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 Rackspace Cloud.

1 5 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) DHCP
3 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 3 (60.00%) Nagios
3 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (60.00%) yum
3 3 (60.00%) F5
3 3 (60.00%) Web Services
3 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (60.00%) KVM
3 3 (60.00%) New Relic
3 3 (60.00%) Ansible
3 3 (60.00%) Docker
3 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 3 (60.00%) Pingdom
3 3 (60.00%) SaltStack
3 3 (60.00%) Salt
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 3 (60.00%) oVirt
3 3 (60.00%) Cobbler
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Media

Rackspace Cloud
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 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
1 3 (60.00%) KVM
1 3 (60.00%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Cobbler
1 3 (60.00%) Nagios
1 3 (60.00%) Pingdom
1 3 (60.00%) Salt
1 3 (60.00%) yum
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) F5
2 3 (60.00%) New Relic
2 3 (60.00%) SaltStack
3 1 (20.00%) Red Hat