The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 77 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.43% - 0.44%
As % of the Cloud Services category 13.79% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £700 - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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 North East region.

Cloud Services Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
29 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.10% 1.59% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 2
Average daily rate £425 £360 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £268 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £475 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +33.43%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the North East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear - 4 £700 - 2
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (80.95%) Java
3 17 (80.95%) .NET
4 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (76.19%) Google
4 16 (76.19%) Amazon EC2
5 15 (71.43%) Google App Engine
5 15 (71.43%) WebSphere
5 15 (71.43%) Jetty
5 15 (71.43%) nginx
5 15 (71.43%) IIS
5 15 (71.43%) Servlets
5 15 (71.43%) Apache
5 15 (71.43%) HTTP
5 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
5 15 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 14 (66.67%) DNS
6 14 (66.67%) SSL
6 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 14 (66.67%) Tomcat
6 14 (66.67%) J2EE
6 14 (66.67%) VMware
6 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
6 14 (66.67%) DHCP
6 14 (66.67%) FTP
6 14 (66.67%) IPsec
6 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (66.67%) Xen

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (71.43%) Apache
1 15 (71.43%) IIS
1 15 (71.43%) Jetty
1 15 (71.43%) nginx
1 15 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 14 (66.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (14.29%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (76.19%) Amazon EC2
3 15 (71.43%) Google App Engine
3 15 (71.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) HTTP
1 15 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 14 (66.67%) DHCP
2 14 (66.67%) DNS
2 14 (66.67%) FTP
2 14 (66.67%) IPsec
2 14 (66.67%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Big Data
1 4 (19.05%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Operator
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Operator
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 15 (71.43%) Servlets
3 14 (66.67%) J2EE
4 3 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 3 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 3 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 14 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) DevOps
4 11 (52.38%) Web Operations
5 3 (14.29%) Machine Learning
6 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Scrum
7 1 (4.76%) SDLC
7 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) Python
4 3 (14.29%) R
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (66.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (14.29%) StatsD
3 2 (9.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Google
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Apigee
3 3 (14.29%) Citrix
3 3 (14.29%) Mashery
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 3 (14.29%) Tableau
3 3 (14.29%) Teradata