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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
England / South East
Rank 217 216 214
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 22 40 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.49% 0.50%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.80% 6.43% 10.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 22 31
Median daily rate £475 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £330 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £740 £589
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £451 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.43% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £60.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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
787 622 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 10.75% 7.58% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 405 240
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £404 £412
% change year-on-year
+5.32% -1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 9
Median hourly rate £15.00 £28.00 £9.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.42% +194.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £14.40 £8.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.56 £60.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £27.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-38.18% +22.22%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +8 11 £513 +20.58% 5
Hampshire +4 4 £513 +20.58% 3
Surrey +15 2 £275 -26.66% 1
East Sussex +5 2 £310 +7.82%
Oxfordshire -7 2 £475 -8.65% 5
Buckinghamshire 0 1 £425 -34.61% 1
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 66 (54.55%) Java
2 56 (46.28%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (43.80%) AngularJS
4 51 (42.15%) SQL
5 48 (39.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 46 (38.02%) JavaScript
7 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
8 41 (33.88%) Jenkins
9 39 (32.23%) Spring
10 38 (31.40%) Maven
11 36 (29.75%) J2EE
11 36 (29.75%) JUnit
11 36 (29.75%) Scrum
11 36 (29.75%) MongoDB
12 35 (28.93%) Elasticsearch
12 35 (28.93%) JMS
13 33 (27.27%) JSON
14 32 (26.45%) Linux
14 32 (26.45%) Mockito
15 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
15 30 (24.79%) Kanban
16 29 (23.97%) Tomcat
17 28 (23.14%) Python
17 28 (23.14%) Ansible
18 27 (22.31%) Puppet
19 26 (21.49%) RESTful
20 25 (20.66%) Cucumber
20 25 (20.66%) Opscode Chef
20 25 (20.66%) Couchbase
20 25 (20.66%) GitHub

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 35 (28.93%) Elasticsearch
2 29 (23.97%) Tomcat
3 11 (9.09%) Apache Pig
4 8 (6.61%) Apache
4 8 (6.61%) Apache Solr
4 8 (6.61%) Apache Spark
5 7 (5.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 6 (4.96%) nginx
7 3 (2.48%) OpenStack
8 2 (1.65%) SugarCRM
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (4.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.79%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 56 (46.28%) Amazon AWS
2 48 (39.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (20.66%) GitHub
4 24 (19.83%) PaaS
5 8 (6.61%) SaaS
6 6 (4.96%) Force.com
7 5 (4.13%) IaaS
8 3 (2.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.65%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.65%) Office 365
9 2 (1.65%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.83%) Amazon EMR
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.09%) Kerberos
2 9 (7.44%) LAN
2 9 (7.44%) WAN
3 5 (4.13%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (2.48%) DNS
4 3 (2.48%) Firewall
4 3 (2.48%) Internet
5 2 (1.65%) BGP
5 2 (1.65%) HSRP
5 2 (1.65%) OSPF
5 2 (1.65%) SAN
5 2 (1.65%) SNMP
5 2 (1.65%) VSAN
6 1 (0.83%) Junos
6 1 (0.83%) MRTG
6 1 (0.83%) SMS
6 1 (0.83%) SSL
6 1 (0.83%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (29.75%) MongoDB
2 25 (20.66%) Couchbase
3 13 (10.74%) Big Data
4 12 (9.92%) Apache Hive
4 12 (9.92%) Hadoop
4 12 (9.92%) MySQL
4 12 (9.92%) NoSQL
5 11 (9.09%) Sqoop
6 10 (8.26%) HBase
6 10 (8.26%) SQL Server
7 9 (7.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 9 (7.44%) Oracle Exadata
8 8 (6.61%) Apache Zeppelin
9 3 (2.48%) Mahout
9 3 (2.48%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (2.48%) RDBMS
9 3 (2.48%) Relational Database
9 3 (2.48%) Star Schema
10 1 (0.83%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 41 (33.88%) Jenkins
2 38 (31.40%) Maven
3 36 (29.75%) JUnit
4 32 (26.45%) Mockito
5 25 (20.66%) Cucumber
5 25 (20.66%) Spock
6 20 (16.53%) TeamCity
7 18 (14.88%) Gradle
8 16 (13.22%) Git (software)
9 13 (10.74%) MSBuild
9 13 (10.74%) NUnit
9 13 (10.74%) SpecFlow
10 9 (7.44%) Ant
11 8 (6.61%) CMake
12 6 (4.96%) TestComplete
13 4 (3.31%) Vagrant
14 2 (1.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (8.26%) Publishing
2 8 (6.61%) Finance
2 8 (6.61%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.96%) Games
4 4 (3.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.65%) Back Office
5 2 (1.65%) Military
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
6 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 60 (49.59%) Developer
2 40 (33.06%) Java Developer
3 13 (10.74%) Administrator
3 13 (10.74%) Build Engineer
3 13 (10.74%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.09%) Architect
5 10 (8.26%) AWS Developer
5 10 (8.26%) Data Administrator
6 9 (7.44%) Agile Developer
7 8 (6.61%) Build Automation Engineer
7 8 (6.61%) Senior Java Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Agile Java Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Azure Developer
8 7 (5.79%) MongoDB Developer
8 7 (5.79%) Web Developer
9 6 (4.96%) Linux Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Consultant
10 5 (4.13%) Core Java Developer
10 5 (4.13%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (43.80%) AngularJS
2 39 (32.23%) Spring
3 36 (29.75%) J2EE
4 35 (28.93%) JMS
5 33 (27.27%) JSON
6 26 (21.49%) RESTful
7 18 (14.88%) Node.js
8 16 (13.22%) XML
9 12 (9.92%) HTML
10 9 (7.44%) Grails
10 9 (7.44%) Java EE
10 9 (7.44%) JSF
10 9 (7.44%) Play Framework
10 9 (7.44%) REST
10 9 (7.44%) Spring MVC
11 8 (6.61%) Apache Tez
11 8 (6.61%) HTML5
11 8 (6.61%) Kafka
11 8 (6.61%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 8 (6.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.44%) Grid Computing
2 6 (4.96%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.96%) Online Games
3 4 (3.31%) CESG
3 4 (3.31%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.31%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.48%) Clustering
4 3 (2.48%) Internet of Things
4 3 (2.48%) iPhone
5 2 (1.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.65%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.65%) Mobile Games
5 2 (1.65%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.83%) DataPower
6 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (0.83%) Statistics
6 1 (0.83%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.45%) Linux
2 18 (14.88%) Unix
3 5 (4.13%) Windows
4 3 (2.48%) Android
5 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.83%) AIX
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (0.83%) SUSE
6 1 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.83%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (35.54%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (29.75%) Scrum
3 30 (24.79%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (24.79%) Kanban
4 22 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 21 (17.36%) Continuous Delivery
6 20 (16.53%) Microservices
7 19 (15.70%) Test Automation
8 13 (10.74%) Performance Testing
9 12 (9.92%) MapReduce
9 12 (9.92%) Multithreading
9 12 (9.92%) Open Source
10 10 (8.26%) MVC
10 10 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (8.26%) Web Development
11 9 (7.44%) Benchmarking
11 9 (7.44%) High Availability
11 9 (7.44%) ITIL
11 9 (7.44%) Performance Tuning
11 9 (7.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 66 (54.55%) Java
2 51 (42.15%) SQL
3 46 (38.02%) JavaScript
4 28 (23.14%) Python
5 17 (14.05%) C++
6 13 (10.74%) C
7 9 (7.44%) XPath
8 7 (5.79%) Perl
8 7 (5.79%) Scala
9 5 (4.13%) Apex Code
9 5 (4.13%) C#
10 3 (2.48%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.65%) Ruby
11 2 (1.65%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.83%) PHP
12 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (6.61%) Degree
1 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.31%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 4 (3.31%) CCSP
3 4 (3.31%) CISM
3 4 (3.31%) CISSP
3 4 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (1.65%) CCIE
5 2 (1.65%) ISACA
5 2 (1.65%) MCSE
5 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.65%) SANS
5 2 (1.65%) VCDX
6 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.83%) CCA
6 1 (0.83%) CCNA
6 1 (0.83%) CCNP
6 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.79%) QA
2 6 (4.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.13%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.13%) SLA
4 4 (3.31%) COBIT
4 4 (3.31%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (2.48%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.83%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 22 (18.18%) Docker
2 11 (9.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 11 (9.09%) HDFS
3 9 (7.44%) Hyper-V
3 9 (7.44%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (6.61%) Apache Flume
5 6 (4.96%) vSphere
6 3 (2.48%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.65%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.65%) vCloud
7 2 (1.65%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.83%) KVM
8 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (23.14%) Ansible
2 27 (22.31%) Puppet
3 25 (20.66%) Opscode Chef
4 11 (9.09%) Ambari
4 11 (9.09%) Hadoop YARN
4 11 (9.09%) Oozie
5 3 (2.48%) vRealize
6 1 (0.83%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.83%) Nagios
6 1 (0.83%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.83%) vMotion
6 1 (0.83%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (16.53%) Oracle
2 16 (13.22%) Cisco
3 13 (10.74%) Perforce
4 11 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 9 (7.44%) Teradata
6 8 (6.61%) Hortonworks
7 6 (4.96%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (4.13%) VMware
9 3 (2.48%) EMC
9 3 (2.48%) HP
9 3 (2.48%) Juniper
10 2 (1.65%) F5
10 2 (1.65%) NetSuite
10 2 (1.65%) Nimsoft
11 1 (0.83%) Avaya
11 1 (0.83%) BMC
11 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.83%) Citrix
11 1 (0.83%) Clearswift
11 1 (0.83%) webMethods
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