The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 221 176 237
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +61
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 35 58 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.36% 0.67% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.36% 18.07% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 43 9
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£560 £400 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £240 £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £485 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £400 £468
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 South East region.

Cloud Services Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
374 321 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.89% 3.71% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 203 64
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £299 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £371 £400
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -7.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 0 6
Average hourly rate £14.38 - £19.38
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 - £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 - £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -41.66%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Cloud Computing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the South East region.

Cloud Computing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
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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
Berkshire +25 30 £561 +72.69% 3
Buckinghamshire -13 2 £550 +122.22% 3
Oxfordshire -13 1 - - 2
Surrey -13 1 - - 1
Hampshire -25 1 £500 +25.00% 11
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 5
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 26 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 24 (44.44%) CRM
2 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 24 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (42.59%) Clustering
3 23 (42.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 23 (42.59%) Dynamics AX
3 23 (42.59%) SharePoint 2010
3 23 (42.59%) Lync
3 23 (42.59%) SharePoint 2013
3 23 (42.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
4 22 (40.74%) BizTalk Server
5 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
6 20 (37.04%) SQL
7 17 (31.48%) Application Packaging
8 16 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 16 (29.63%) .NET
9 14 (25.93%) Salesforce.com
9 14 (25.93%) SOA
10 12 (22.22%) SaaS
11 11 (20.37%) VMware
12 10 (18.52%) Java
13 9 (16.67%) Windows
13 9 (16.67%) Mason
13 9 (16.67%) Apex Code
13 9 (16.67%) Force.com
13 9 (16.67%) Visualforce
14 7 (12.96%) Linux
14 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 26 (48.15%) SharePoint
2 23 (42.59%) SharePoint 2010
2 23 (42.59%) Lync
2 23 (42.59%) SharePoint 2013
2 23 (42.59%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (40.74%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 23 (42.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 23 (42.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.22%) SaaS
2 9 (16.67%) Force.com
3 5 (9.26%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (9.26%) Google App Engine
4 4 (7.41%) Office 365
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) LAN
2 3 (5.56%) WAN
2 3 (5.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.85%) Internet
3 1 (1.85%) Extranet
3 1 (1.85%) MPLS
3 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
3 1 (1.85%) DNS
3 1 (1.85%) VoIP
3 1 (1.85%) Wireless
3 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Ant
1 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.41%) Gradle
4 2 (3.70%) Subversion
5 1 (1.85%) Maven
5 1 (1.85%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.85%) Billing
3 1 (1.85%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Architect
2 23 (42.59%) Technical Architect
3 8 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Senior Architect
5 6 (11.11%) Senior Technical Architect
6 4 (7.41%) Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) Salesforce.com Administrator
7 3 (5.56%) Developer
7 3 (5.56%) Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.56%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Senior Project Manager
9 1 (1.85%) Software Tester
9 1 (1.85%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 1 (1.85%) .NET Developer
9 1 (1.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (31.48%) Application Packaging
2 16 (29.63%) .NET
3 9 (16.67%) Mason
3 9 (16.67%) Visualforce
4 4 (7.41%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.85%) HTML
5 1 (1.85%) WCF
5 1 (1.85%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) XML
5 1 (1.85%) XSLT
5 1 (1.85%) HTML5
5 1 (1.85%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 23 (42.59%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.56%) FlexPod
3 2 (3.70%) Social Media
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.70%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.85%) iPhone
4 1 (1.85%) iPad
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 7 (12.96%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) UNIX
4 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) CRM
1 24 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (29.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 14 (25.93%) SOA
4 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) Service Management
6 5 (9.26%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.26%) Automated Testing
6 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
6 5 (9.26%) DevOps
7 3 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 3 (5.56%) Data Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) Project Planning
7 3 (5.56%) ITIL
7 3 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
8 2 (3.70%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 10 (18.52%) Java
3 9 (16.67%) Apex Code
4 2 (3.70%) C
4 2 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) C++
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) Perl
5 1 (1.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) PMP
2 3 (5.56%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.85%) CCIE
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) vSphere
4 2 (3.70%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (38.89%) Microsoft
2 14 (25.93%) Salesforce.com
3 11 (20.37%) VMware
4 5 (9.26%) Google
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
6 3 (5.56%) Citrix
6 3 (5.56%) SAP
7 2 (3.70%) Oracle
8 1 (1.85%) Telerik
8 1 (1.85%) Bloomberg
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