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 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rackspace Cloud
England / London
Rank - 411 408
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.10% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £413
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2908 1983 1332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.28% 9.27% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2209 1478 925
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 28
Median hourly rate £22.67 £27.95 £28.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -2.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £13.80 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.00 £100.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-17.92% -8.25%

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