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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 235 243 234
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 27 26 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.28% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.33% 4.62% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 14
Median daily rate £525 £410 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.04% -2.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £330 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £750 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
812 563 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 9.21% 5.97% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 527 337 191
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £389 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.75% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 9
Median hourly rate £19.61 £35.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.97% +218.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.14 £11.75 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £49.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-40.99% +78.33%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +4 9 £600 - 3
Berkshire -5 7 £400 -46.66% 3
West Sussex -15 4 £310 +40.90%
Oxfordshire +12 3 £525 +38.15% 2
Hampshire -7 2 £263 -20.45% 3
Middlesex -6 1 - -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (36.73%) Web Services
3 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (32.65%) VMware
5 15 (30.61%) Release Management
6 14 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (28.57%) SOA
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 14 (28.57%) .NET
6 14 (28.57%) Apex Code
6 14 (28.57%) Visualforce
6 14 (28.57%) SaaS
6 14 (28.57%) DevOps
7 13 (26.53%) IaaS
7 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
7 13 (26.53%) SQL
8 12 (24.49%) C#
8 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
8 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (20.41%) PaaS
9 10 (20.41%) Workflow
10 9 (18.37%) Oracle
10 9 (18.37%) Linux
10 9 (18.37%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
10 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
11 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
11 8 (16.33%) Python
11 8 (16.33%) HTML

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (18.37%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (10.20%) IIS
2 5 (10.20%) OpenStack
2 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.16%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (6.12%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (4.08%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Confluence
6 1 (2.04%) JBoss
6 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) BigMachines
1 2 (4.08%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 19 (38.78%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (36.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (28.57%) SaaS
4 13 (26.53%) IaaS
5 10 (20.41%) PaaS
6 5 (10.20%) Office 365
7 3 (6.12%) Heroku
8 2 (4.08%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 2 (4.08%) FinancialForce.com
8 2 (4.08%) Force.com
8 2 (4.08%) GitHub
9 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
9 1 (2.04%) Engine Yard
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) Firewall
2 4 (8.16%) DHCP
2 4 (8.16%) DNS
2 4 (8.16%) Internet
2 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.04%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.49%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (6.12%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.04%) MySQL
4 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Oracle APEX
2 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.08%) Grunt
4 2 (4.08%) Maven
4 2 (4.08%) Vagrant
5 1 (2.04%) Ant
5 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.04%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.04%) JIRA
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Mockito
5 1 (2.04%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Serena SBM
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (10.20%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Billing
3 2 (4.08%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (32.65%) Architect
1 16 (32.65%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Cloud Architect
4 8 (16.33%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 6 (12.24%) Azure DevOps
6 6 (12.24%) Lead DevOps
7 4 (8.16%) Automation Architect
7 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce Architect
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) IT Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Senior Architect
8 3 (6.12%) VMware Architect
9 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
9 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (4.08%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (36.73%) Web Services
2 14 (28.57%) .NET
2 14 (28.57%) Visualforce
3 8 (16.33%) HTML
4 7 (14.29%) J2EE
5 6 (12.24%) Apache Flex
5 6 (12.24%) XML
6 5 (10.20%) Middleware
7 4 (8.16%) Mason
7 4 (8.16%) MSMQ
7 4 (8.16%) REST
7 4 (8.16%) SOAP
7 4 (8.16%) WCF
8 3 (6.12%) CSS
8 3 (6.12%) jQuery
9 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
9 2 (4.08%) CSS3
9 2 (4.08%) Handlebars
9 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) VCE vBlock
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.16%) CMDB
3 4 (8.16%) PKI
3 4 (8.16%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.16%) Public Cloud
4 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.08%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.04%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.04%) AS400
6 1 (2.04%) Clustering
6 1 (2.04%) DataPower
6 1 (2.04%) Device Driver
6 1 (2.04%) FMCG
6 1 (2.04%) iSeries
6 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
6 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Windows
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.12%) Unix
5 1 (2.04%) CentOS
5 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
5 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.69%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.61%) Release Management
3 14 (28.57%) DevOps
3 14 (28.57%) SOA
4 10 (20.41%) Workflow
5 6 (12.24%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.24%) Migration
6 5 (10.20%) CRM
6 5 (10.20%) ITIL
6 5 (10.20%) TDD
7 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.16%) High Availability
7 4 (8.16%) OO
7 4 (8.16%) PLM
7 4 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (8.16%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (8.16%) Use Case
8 3 (6.12%) Change Management
8 3 (6.12%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.12%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Apex Code
2 13 (26.53%) PowerShell
2 13 (26.53%) SQL
3 12 (24.49%) C#
4 8 (16.33%) Python
4 8 (16.33%) Ruby
5 6 (12.24%) Java
6 4 (8.16%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
7 2 (4.08%) PHP
8 1 (2.04%) C
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) Delphi
8 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.16%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) EMC Certification
2 4 (8.16%) VCAP
2 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.12%) MCP
3 3 (6.12%) MCSA
3 3 (6.12%) MCSE
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.04%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) COBIT
System Software
1 12 (24.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.16%) KVM
2 4 (8.16%) XenServer
3 2 (4.08%) Docker
4 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 4 (8.16%) HP SiteScope
1 4 (8.16%) SCCM
2 3 (6.12%) Puppet
3 2 (4.08%) Ansible
3 2 (4.08%) Nagios
3 2 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.08%) Terraform
4 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.04%) Cobbler
4 1 (2.04%) Packer
4 1 (2.04%) Scalr
Vendors
1 16 (32.65%) VMware
2 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 14 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (18.37%) Oracle
4 8 (16.33%) Red Hat
5 7 (14.29%) HP
6 6 (12.24%) EMC
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix
8 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.08%) IBM
9 2 (4.08%) Siebel
10 1 (2.04%) ATG
10 1 (2.04%) BMC
10 1 (2.04%) Perforce
10 1 (2.04%) Seapine
10 1 (2.04%) Serena
10 1 (2.04%) Software AG
10 1 (2.04%) Splunk
10 1 (2.04%) Telerik
10 1 (2.04%) webMethods
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