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 17 April 2015 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 237 225 204
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 30 23 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.14% 8.85% 16.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 20
Average daily rate
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£350 £488 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £400 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £565 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -61.40%
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
420 260 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 4.17% 2.67% 2.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 148 109
Average daily rate £410 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 7 5
Average hourly rate £25.00 £10.25 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+143.90% -33.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £8.03 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £19.50 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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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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 +13 15 £385 -23.00% 4
Surrey - 5 £350 - 1
Hampshire -5 4 £440 +10.00% 8
Oxfordshire -13 3 £313 -28.57% 1
West Sussex - 2 £290 -
Buckinghamshire -3 1 - -
East Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 26 (33.77%) Linux
3 23 (29.87%) Windows
3 23 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
4 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 22 (28.57%) Java
5 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
6 19 (24.68%) SaaS
7 18 (23.38%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (22.08%) VMware
9 16 (20.78%) Apex Code
9 16 (20.78%) Visualforce
9 16 (20.78%) Mason
10 15 (19.48%) SQL
11 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
11 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 14 (18.18%) Force.com
12 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
12 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
13 12 (15.58%) Oracle
13 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
13 12 (15.58%) DV Cleared
13 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (15.58%) SCCM
13 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
14 11 (14.29%) IaaS
14 11 (14.29%) OpenStack
14 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 13 (16.88%) SharePoint
2 11 (14.29%) OpenStack
3 8 (10.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (10.39%) Lync
4 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (6.49%) IIS
4 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.90%) SAS
5 3 (3.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.60%) Apache Pig
6 2 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.60%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) SPSS
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (1.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (6.49%) assyst
2 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.30%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.30%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 23 (29.87%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (24.68%) SaaS
3 14 (18.18%) Force.com
4 11 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (14.29%) IaaS
5 6 (7.79%) PaaS
6 5 (6.49%) Office 365
7 3 (3.90%) OpenShift
8 2 (2.60%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.30%) Google Apps
9 1 (1.30%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.79%) DNS
2 5 (6.49%) DHCP
2 5 (6.49%) Internet
2 5 (6.49%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (5.19%) IPv6
3 4 (5.19%) Broadband
4 3 (3.90%) VoIP
4 3 (3.90%) Megaco
4 3 (3.90%) MGCP
4 3 (3.90%) RTP
4 3 (3.90%) Network Security
5 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.60%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.30%) FTP
6 1 (1.30%) IPv4
6 1 (1.30%) WAN
6 1 (1.30%) LAN
6 1 (1.30%) 3GPP
6 1 (1.30%) Firewall
6 1 (1.30%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (7.79%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.49%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (5.19%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.19%) Hadoop
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
4 3 (3.90%) MySQL
5 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.60%) DB2
5 2 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.60%) HBase
5 2 (2.60%) Mahout
5 2 (2.60%) Sqoop
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.60%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.60%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) StarTeam
2 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.90%) Cucumber
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle APEX
4 3 (3.90%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.30%) JIRA
5 1 (1.30%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.30%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 12 (15.58%) Telecoms
2 9 (11.69%) Marketing
3 6 (7.79%) Retail
3 6 (7.79%) Multimedia
4 4 (5.19%) Finance
5 3 (3.90%) Games
6 2 (2.60%) Billing
7 1 (1.30%) Banking
7 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.30%) Back Office
7 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (12.99%) Architect
2 9 (11.69%) Developer
2 9 (11.69%) Analyst
3 6 (7.79%) Consultant
3 6 (7.79%) Business Analyst
3 6 (7.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (6.49%) Senior Manager
4 5 (6.49%) Technical Architect
4 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
4 5 (6.49%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 4 (5.19%) Integration Manager
5 4 (5.19%) Business Consultant
6 3 (3.90%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (3.90%) Support Analyst
6 3 (3.90%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.90%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 3 (3.90%) Design Engineer
6 3 (3.90%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (20.78%) Mason
1 16 (20.78%) Visualforce
2 11 (14.29%) Web Services
3 4 (5.19%) XML
3 4 (5.19%) .NET
4 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.60%) Spring
4 2 (2.60%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.30%) REST
5 1 (1.30%) JSON
5 1 (1.30%) CGI
5 1 (1.30%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Open Source
2 9 (11.69%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.79%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.49%) PKI
5 4 (5.19%) Streaming Video
5 4 (5.19%) Grid Computing
5 4 (5.19%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.19%) User Experience
6 3 (3.90%) Clustering
7 2 (2.60%) Social Media
8 1 (1.30%) Frameworx
8 1 (1.30%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (1.30%) RMADS
8 1 (1.30%) Reference Data
8 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
8 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.30%) VHDL
8 1 (1.30%) Verilog
8 1 (1.30%) Video Editing
8 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.77%) Linux
2 23 (29.87%) Windows
3 13 (16.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (9.09%) Windows XP
5 7 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 7 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 13 (16.88%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (14.29%) CRM
4 10 (12.99%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (12.99%) DevOps
5 9 (11.69%) ITIL
5 9 (11.69%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (10.39%) Project Management
7 5 (6.49%) Migration
7 5 (6.49%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (6.49%) Content Management
7 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.49%) Time Management
8 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (5.19%) Business Development
8 4 (5.19%) Analytics
8 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.19%) Marketing Strategy
8 4 (5.19%) Network Design
8 4 (5.19%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.57%) Java
2 16 (20.78%) Apex Code
3 15 (19.48%) SQL
4 10 (12.99%) PowerShell
5 7 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 7 (9.09%) VBScript
5 7 (9.09%) VB
6 5 (6.49%) C
6 5 (6.49%) C#
7 4 (5.19%) Python
8 3 (3.90%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) R
9 2 (2.60%) Groovy
9 2 (2.60%) JavaScript
10 1 (1.30%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 14 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.58%) DV Cleared
4 9 (11.69%) Degree
5 7 (9.09%) RHCA
5 7 (9.09%) RHCSA
5 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (9.09%) RHCE
6 6 (7.79%) CCNA
6 6 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.49%) MCP
7 5 (6.49%) MCSE
7 5 (6.49%) MCSA
8 1 (1.30%) GSAE
8 1 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 20 (25.97%) Active Directory
2 11 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (12.99%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.49%) UAG
5 2 (2.60%) Apache Flume
5 2 (2.60%) Docker
5 2 (2.60%) Firmware
6 1 (1.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) SCCM
2 7 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (5.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 2 (2.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (23.38%) Salesforce.com
3 17 (22.08%) VMware
4 13 (16.88%) Red Hat
5 12 (15.58%) Oracle
6 6 (7.79%) Citrix
6 6 (7.79%) Remedy
7 5 (6.49%) Sitecore
7 5 (6.49%) Akamai
7 5 (6.49%) ForgeRock
8 3 (3.90%) Borland
9 2 (2.60%) Teradata
9 2 (2.60%) Vertica
9 2 (2.60%) Netezza
9 2 (2.60%) Greenplum
10 1 (1.30%) Coverity
10 1 (1.30%) Verint
10 1 (1.30%) Eloqua
10 1 (1.30%) Google
10 1 (1.30%) Huawei
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