The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 56 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.58% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 47.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Computing
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Cloud Services Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
21 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.32% 2.63% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 1
Average daily rate £300 £250 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -36.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £293
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +32.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -53.03%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Tyne and Wear region.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £300 - 2
Cloud Computing
North East

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 9 (90.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (80.00%) Puppet
4 6 (60.00%) Java
4 6 (60.00%) .NET
4 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) IPsec
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Google
5 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
5 5 (50.00%) Xen
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) nginx
5 5 (50.00%) J2EE
5 5 (50.00%) IIS
5 5 (50.00%) Servlets
5 5 (50.00%) Apache
5 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 5 (50.00%) DHCP
5 5 (50.00%) FTP
5 5 (50.00%) HTTP
5 5 (50.00%) DNS
5 5 (50.00%) SSL
5 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
5 5 (50.00%) Jetty

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 5 (50.00%) IIS
1 5 (50.00%) Apache
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (50.00%) Jetty
1 5 (50.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (50.00%) Google App Engine
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) SSL
2 5 (50.00%) IPsec
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) FTP
2 5 (50.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (10.00%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 1 (10.00%) Architect
1 1 (10.00%) Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (10.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (10.00%) Web Analyst
1 1 (10.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) J2EE
2 5 (50.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (90.00%) Open Source
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (20.00%) DevOps
6 1 (10.00%) Big Data Analytics
6 1 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Xen
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (80.00%) Puppet
1 8 (80.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
1 5 (50.00%) Google