The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading 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 74 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.31% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.03% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
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
Berkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
99 32 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 10.17% 3.67% 5.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 11 24
Average daily rate £425 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £250 £384
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 - -
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 Reading

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (40.00%) CRM
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
1 2 (40.00%) BT
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
2 1 (20.00%) Puppet
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (20.00%) Ansible
2 1 (20.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
General
1 2 (40.00%) Electronics
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
1 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Sales Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Sales Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Life Science
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
1 2 (40.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Development
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Content Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) OOP
2 1 (20.00%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) BT
2 1 (20.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Huawei
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Nokia