The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 41 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.38% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 25.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £353 £450
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -21.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Computing
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
32 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 9.52% 1.28% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 0
Average daily rate £464 £291 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.22% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £36.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-52.41% +39.42%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (44.44%) Scala
3 4 (44.44%) CouchDB
3 4 (44.44%) BDD
3 4 (44.44%) Akka
3 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
3 4 (44.44%) Java
3 4 (44.44%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) SVG
3 4 (44.44%) Process Management
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) TDD
3 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
3 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (44.44%) Web Development
3 4 (44.44%) Batik
4 3 (33.33%) JSP 440
4 3 (33.33%) RMADS
4 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) CESG
4 3 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
4 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
5 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) IaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Junior
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Junior Java Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Scala Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Coordinator
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) SVG
2 4 (44.44%) Batik
2 4 (44.44%) Akka
2 4 (44.44%) Play Framework
3 3 (33.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) CESG
1 3 (33.33%) CESG CLAS
1 3 (33.33%) RMADS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
1 4 (44.44%) Process Management
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) TDD
1 4 (44.44%) Pair Programming
1 4 (44.44%) Web Development
1 4 (44.44%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Information Assurance
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Java
1 4 (44.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) JSP 440
3 1 (11.11%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) EMC
1 1 (11.11%) VMware