The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud 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 Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Rackspace Cloud
Rank - 231 -
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - 0.024% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.78% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
354 255 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 3.83% 3.03% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 143 108
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 10
Average hourly rate £10.50 £14.25 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -10.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.90 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £45.00 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+30.62% -9.34%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud across the South East region.

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Top 10 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Rackspace Cloud 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 Rackspace Cloud.

1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (100.00%) Smarty
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Rackspace Cloud 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 Rackspace Cloud. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Symfony
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Smarty
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) PHP5
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace