The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 30 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.95% 1.40% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.76% 33.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £430 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+25.71% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Cloud Computing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Middlesex region.

Cloud Services Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
17 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.10% 4.21% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 10
Median daily rate £500 £345 £527
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.92% -34.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £309 £510
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £413 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-20.48% +22.05%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex 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 Middlesex

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Mason
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Force.com
2 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Heroku
2 1 (50.00%) Engine Yard
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) Cobbler
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (50.00%) MCollective
2 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Engine Yard
1 1 (50.00%) Force.com
1 1 (50.00%) GitHub
1 1 (50.00%) Heroku
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Mason
1 1 (50.00%) MCollective
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Ruby
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (50.00%) Cobbler
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) BMC
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) VMware