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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 148 256 228
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -28
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 110 15 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.31% 0.15% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.29% 2.56% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 12 22
Median daily rate £450 £503 £553
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -9.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £360 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £494 £495
% change year-on-year
-11.39% -0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.24 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.24 - -
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
1069 585 411
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 12.76% 5.89% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 695 350 225
Median daily rate £450 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £592 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.17% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 17 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -36.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £11.40 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £26.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-29.00% +25.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Oxfordshire +38 68 £463 -11.05% 7
Surrey +15 12 £525 - 2
Berkshire +17 11 £450 +50.00% 4
Hampshire +16 5 £475 +1.60% 1
East Sussex +7 5 £320 -8.57% 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £438 -
Middlesex - 2 £400 -
West Sussex - 1 - - 2
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 72 (51.06%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (49.65%) Java
3 67 (47.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 63 (44.68%) AngularJS
5 56 (39.72%) Jenkins
5 56 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (39.72%) SQL
6 55 (39.01%) JavaScript
7 51 (36.17%) JSON
8 50 (35.46%) MongoDB
9 47 (33.33%) J2EE
10 43 (30.50%) Scrum
11 42 (29.79%) Spring
11 42 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
12 41 (29.08%) Kanban
13 40 (28.37%) Maven
13 40 (28.37%) JUnit
13 40 (28.37%) Tomcat
14 38 (26.95%) JMS
14 38 (26.95%) RESTful
14 38 (26.95%) Elasticsearch
15 37 (26.24%) GitHub
16 36 (25.53%) Couchbase
16 36 (25.53%) Mockito
16 36 (25.53%) Cucumber
17 35 (24.82%) PaaS
17 35 (24.82%) Spock
18 33 (23.40%) Python
19 32 (22.70%) Docker
20 31 (21.99%) Microservices

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 40 (28.37%) Tomcat
2 38 (26.95%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (7.09%) Apache Pig
4 8 (5.67%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (4.96%) Apache
5 7 (4.96%) Apache Solr
5 7 (4.96%) Apache Spark
6 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
7 4 (2.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.84%) IIS
7 4 (2.84%) MS Exchange
7 4 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.13%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.71%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 7 (4.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 72 (51.06%) Amazon AWS
2 67 (47.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (26.24%) GitHub
4 35 (24.82%) PaaS
5 9 (6.38%) SaaS
6 8 (5.67%) IaaS
7 5 (3.55%) Force.com
7 5 (3.55%) Office 365
8 2 (1.42%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (1.42%) FinancialForce.com
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.71%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.71%) Engine Yard
9 1 (0.71%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.09%) Kerberos
2 7 (4.96%) LAN
2 7 (4.96%) WAN
3 5 (3.55%) Internet
4 4 (2.84%) DHCP
4 4 (2.84%) DNS
4 4 (2.84%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (1.42%) BGP
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.42%) Firewall
5 2 (1.42%) HSRP
5 2 (1.42%) OSPF
5 2 (1.42%) SAN
5 2 (1.42%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.71%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.71%) CTI
6 1 (0.71%) Junos
6 1 (0.71%) MRTG
6 1 (0.71%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (35.46%) MongoDB
2 36 (25.53%) Couchbase
3 15 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 13 (9.22%) Big Data
5 12 (8.51%) Apache Hive
5 12 (8.51%) Hadoop
6 11 (7.80%) NoSQL
7 10 (7.09%) Sqoop
8 9 (6.38%) HBase
9 8 (5.67%) MySQL
10 7 (4.96%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (4.96%) Apache Zeppelin
10 7 (4.96%) Oracle Exadata
11 4 (2.84%) Relational Database
12 3 (2.13%) Amazon RDS
12 3 (2.13%) Mahout
12 3 (2.13%) RDBMS
12 3 (2.13%) Star Schema
13 2 (1.42%) Data Mining
13 2 (1.42%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 56 (39.72%) Jenkins
2 40 (28.37%) JUnit
2 40 (28.37%) Maven
3 36 (25.53%) Cucumber
3 36 (25.53%) Mockito
4 35 (24.82%) Spock
5 30 (21.28%) TeamCity
6 26 (18.44%) Gradle
7 20 (14.18%) Git (software)
8 18 (12.77%) MSBuild
8 18 (12.77%) NUnit
8 18 (12.77%) SpecFlow
9 11 (7.80%) CMake
10 9 (6.38%) TestComplete
11 5 (3.55%) Oracle APEX
12 3 (2.13%) Vagrant
13 2 (1.42%) HP UFT
13 2 (1.42%) MSTest
13 2 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.71%) Selenium
General
1 12 (8.51%) Publishing
2 6 (4.26%) Finance
2 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.55%) Games
4 2 (1.42%) Back Office
5 1 (0.71%) Local Government
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Military
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (51.06%) Developer
2 48 (34.04%) Java Developer
3 18 (12.77%) Build Engineer
4 13 (9.22%) Web Developer
5 10 (7.09%) Architect
5 10 (7.09%) AWS Developer
6 9 (6.38%) Administrator
6 9 (6.38%) Agile Developer
6 9 (6.38%) Data Administrator
6 9 (6.38%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Azure Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Build Automation Engineer
7 8 (5.67%) MongoDB Developer
7 8 (5.67%) Senior Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Applications Developer
8 7 (4.96%) Azure DevOps
8 7 (4.96%) Lead DevOps
8 7 (4.96%) Test Automation Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (44.68%) AngularJS
2 51 (36.17%) JSON
3 47 (33.33%) J2EE
4 42 (29.79%) Spring
5 38 (26.95%) JMS
5 38 (26.95%) RESTful
6 22 (15.60%) HTML
7 20 (14.18%) Web Services
8 18 (12.77%) XML
9 14 (9.93%) Visualforce
10 13 (9.22%) HTML5
10 13 (9.22%) XSLT
11 10 (7.09%) .NET
12 9 (6.38%) Node.js
13 7 (4.96%) Apache Tez
13 7 (4.96%) Kafka
13 7 (4.96%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 5 (3.55%) Apache Flex
14 5 (3.55%) CSS
14 5 (3.55%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.96%) Grid Computing
2 5 (3.55%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.55%) Online Games
3 4 (2.84%) CESG
3 4 (2.84%) Clustering
3 4 (2.84%) PKI
3 4 (2.84%) Public Cloud
4 3 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.42%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.42%) iPhone
5 2 (1.42%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.71%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.71%) Statistics
6 1 (0.71%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.31%) Linux
2 12 (8.51%) Unix
3 6 (4.26%) Windows
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.13%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.42%) Android
7 1 (0.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (39.72%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (30.50%) Scrum
3 42 (29.79%) Continuous Integration
4 41 (29.08%) Kanban
5 31 (21.99%) Continuous Delivery
5 31 (21.99%) Microservices
6 30 (21.28%) Test Automation
7 18 (12.77%) Performance Testing
8 17 (12.06%) Multithreading
8 17 (12.06%) Release Management
9 16 (11.35%) Configuration Management
10 13 (9.22%) Web Development
11 12 (8.51%) MapReduce
11 12 (8.51%) Web Application Development
12 11 (7.80%) DevOps
12 11 (7.80%) ITIL
13 10 (7.09%) Analytics
13 10 (7.09%) Open Source
14 9 (6.38%) SOA
14 9 (6.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 70 (49.65%) Java
2 56 (39.72%) SQL
3 55 (39.01%) JavaScript
4 33 (23.40%) Python
5 14 (9.93%) Apex Code
6 13 (9.22%) C#
6 13 (9.22%) Scala
7 11 (7.80%) C++
8 9 (6.38%) C
8 9 (6.38%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.13%) Ruby
10 2 (1.42%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.71%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 11 (7.80%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.96%) Degree
4 5 (3.55%) MCSE
4 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.84%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 4 (2.84%) CCSP
5 4 (2.84%) CISM
5 4 (2.84%) CISSP
6 3 (2.13%) CCIE
6 3 (2.13%) MCP
6 3 (2.13%) MCSA
7 2 (1.42%) CCA
7 2 (1.42%) CCNA
7 2 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.42%) EMC Certification
7 2 (1.42%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.42%) SANS
7 2 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) QA
2 6 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.84%) COBIT
4 3 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (2.13%) ISO22301
4 3 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.13%) SLA
5 2 (1.42%) JSP 440
System Software
1 32 (22.70%) Docker
2 10 (7.09%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 10 (7.09%) HDFS
3 7 (4.96%) Apache Flume
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (3.55%) Hyper-V
6 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
7 2 (1.42%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.42%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (15.60%) Ansible
1 22 (15.60%) Puppet
2 19 (13.48%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (7.09%) Ambari
3 10 (7.09%) Hadoop YARN
3 10 (7.09%) Oozie
4 4 (2.84%) SCCM
5 2 (1.42%) Nagios
5 2 (1.42%) Terraform
6 1 (0.71%) BMC PATROL
6 1 (0.71%) Cobbler
6 1 (0.71%) Packer
6 1 (0.71%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 20 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (12.77%) Perforce
3 14 (9.93%) Oracle
3 14 (9.93%) Salesforce.com
4 12 (8.51%) Cisco
5 11 (7.80%) VMware
6 7 (4.96%) Hortonworks
6 7 (4.96%) Teradata
7 5 (3.55%) HP
8 4 (2.84%) EMC
8 4 (2.84%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.13%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.13%) Juniper
10 2 (1.42%) Citrix
11 1 (0.71%) Avaya
11 1 (0.71%) BMC
11 1 (0.71%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.71%) Clearswift
11 1 (0.71%) F5
11 1 (0.71%) Rackspace
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