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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 220 225 223
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 37 41 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.44% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.02% 10.62% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 10
Average daily rate £475 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £242 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £590 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
615 386 255
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 7.28% 4.10% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 215 143
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 7
Average hourly rate £19.50 £11.75 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.91% -27.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £8.97 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £20.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-15.56% +30.62%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South East region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +19 11 £625 - 3
Berkshire +8 8 £425 -12.82% 3
Buckinghamshire +12 5 £650 +136.36% 1
West Sussex +5 3 - -
Oxfordshire +1 3 £431 -15.85% 1
Kent - 3 - - 1
East Sussex +4 2 £288 -34.28%
Surrey -3 2 £350 -20.00% 5
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (41.43%) Java
3 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
4 22 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 20 (28.57%) SaaS
7 16 (22.86%) Selenium
7 16 (22.86%) Degree
8 15 (21.43%) TOGAF
8 15 (21.43%) Visualforce
8 15 (21.43%) Mason
8 15 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
8 15 (21.43%) Python
8 15 (21.43%) CRM
8 15 (21.43%) Apex Code
8 15 (21.43%) AngularJS
9 13 (18.57%) Waterfall
9 13 (18.57%) Node.js
9 13 (18.57%) HTML
9 13 (18.57%) WebLogic
9 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (17.14%) WebSphere
10 12 (17.14%) Data Analysis
10 12 (17.14%) Content Management
10 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
10 12 (17.14%) PHP
10 12 (17.14%) CSS
10 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
10 12 (17.14%) Publishing
10 12 (17.14%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (18.57%) Node.js
1 13 (18.57%) WebLogic
2 12 (17.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.29%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.29%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.29%) Skype for Business
3 3 (4.29%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.86%) WordPress
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Pig
5 1 (1.43%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.43%) CMS
5 1 (1.43%) Confluence
5 1 (1.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (15.71%) BigMachines
1 11 (15.71%) Eloqua
2 2 (2.86%) OpenText Process Suite
2 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (28.57%) SaaS
4 8 (11.43%) IaaS
5 6 (8.57%) PaaS
6 4 (5.71%) Force.com
7 3 (4.29%) Office 365
8 1 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (1.43%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (1.43%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.00%) Firewall
2 6 (8.57%) WAN
3 4 (5.71%) DNS
3 4 (5.71%) VoIP
3 4 (5.71%) VPN
3 4 (5.71%) Wireless
4 3 (4.29%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (4.29%) DHCP
4 3 (4.29%) Internet
4 3 (4.29%) LAN
4 3 (4.29%) MPLS
4 3 (4.29%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (4.29%) Wireless Security
5 2 (2.86%) 3GPP
5 2 (2.86%) MVNO
5 2 (2.86%) TETRA
6 1 (1.43%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.14%) Big Data
1 12 (17.14%) Hadoop
2 11 (15.71%) MongoDB
2 11 (15.71%) NoSQL
3 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Selenium
2 11 (15.71%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (8.57%) JUnit
4 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.14%) HP UFT
4 5 (7.14%) TestComplete
4 5 (7.14%) WATIR
5 3 (4.29%) Jasmine
5 3 (4.29%) Moq
5 3 (4.29%) NUnit
6 2 (2.86%) Ant
6 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.86%) Grunt
6 2 (2.86%) Maven
6 2 (2.86%) Subversion
6 2 (2.86%) Toad
7 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.43%) JIRA
7 1 (1.43%) JMeter
7 1 (1.43%) TeamCity
General
1 12 (17.14%) Publishing
2 11 (15.71%) Retail
3 8 (11.43%) Billing
4 5 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 4 (5.71%) Finance
5 4 (5.71%) Marketing
6 2 (2.86%) Electronics
6 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (41.43%) Architect
2 17 (24.29%) Developer
3 15 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (15.71%) AWS Architect
5 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce Architect
5 5 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Integration Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Network Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Programmer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Verification Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) AngularJS
1 15 (21.43%) Mason
1 15 (21.43%) Visualforce
2 13 (18.57%) HTML
3 12 (17.14%) CSS
4 11 (15.71%) .NET
4 11 (15.71%) J2EE
4 11 (15.71%) jQuery
4 11 (15.71%) Natural Language Processing
5 10 (14.29%) Middleware
6 9 (12.86%) Web Services
7 7 (10.00%) CSS3
7 7 (10.00%) HTML5
7 7 (10.00%) SOAP
8 5 (7.14%) MSMQ
8 5 (7.14%) REST
8 5 (7.14%) WCF
9 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (4.29%) Backbone.js
11 2 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.71%) Algorithms
3 9 (12.86%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.14%) CMDB
4 5 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 5 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 4 (5.71%) User Experience
6 3 (4.29%) Data Integration
6 3 (4.29%) PKI
7 2 (2.86%) Frameworx
7 2 (2.86%) Streaming Video
7 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.43%) DataPower
8 1 (1.43%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.43%) FMCG
8 1 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.43%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Unix
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (21.43%) CRM
2 15 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 13 (18.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (18.57%) Waterfall
4 12 (17.14%) Analytics
4 12 (17.14%) Content Management
4 12 (17.14%) Data Analysis
4 12 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 11 (15.71%) Content Enrichment
5 11 (15.71%) Data Analytics
5 11 (15.71%) Data Modelling
5 11 (15.71%) Machine Learning
5 11 (15.71%) Web Development
5 11 (15.71%) Zachman Framework
6 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.29%) ITIL
6 10 (14.29%) Migration
7 9 (12.86%) OO
7 9 (12.86%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (41.43%) Java
2 24 (34.29%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.43%) Apex Code
3 15 (21.43%) Python
4 12 (17.14%) PHP
5 9 (12.86%) C#
6 8 (11.43%) SQL
7 3 (4.29%) Ruby
7 3 (4.29%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.86%) Jython
8 2 (2.86%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.86%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
9 1 (1.43%) C++
9 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (22.86%) Degree
2 8 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (4.29%) CCIE
5 3 (4.29%) CCNP
5 3 (4.29%) MCP
5 3 (4.29%) MCSA
5 3 (4.29%) MCSE
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) COBIT
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (1.43%) QA
2 1 (1.43%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (7.14%) KVM
1 5 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (7.14%) XenServer
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) UAG
3 1 (1.43%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (7.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
1 5 (7.14%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (4.29%) SCCM
3 1 (1.43%) Ansible
3 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
2 12 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 11 (15.71%) Oracle
3 11 (15.71%) Siebel
4 10 (14.29%) HP
5 8 (11.43%) Citrix
5 8 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.00%) VMware
7 6 (8.57%) Cisco
8 5 (7.14%) Telerik
9 3 (4.29%) Juniper
9 3 (4.29%) Palo Alto
9 3 (4.29%) Polycom
10 2 (2.86%) BMC
10 2 (2.86%) BT
10 2 (2.86%) Google
10 2 (2.86%) NetApp
10 2 (2.86%) Remedy
11 1 (1.43%) Huawei
11 1 (1.43%) Nokia
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