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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 68 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.56% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.05% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £700 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.92% 2.33% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 1
Average daily rate £450 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.62% +5.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

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 5 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
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £700 - 2
Cloud Computing
North East

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 19 (90.48%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (80.95%) Amazon EC2
3 17 (80.95%) Java
3 17 (80.95%) .NET
3 17 (80.95%) Google
4 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
4 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (76.19%) IIS
4 16 (76.19%) Servlets
4 16 (76.19%) Apache
4 16 (76.19%) HTTP
4 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
4 16 (76.19%) Google App Engine
4 16 (76.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 16 (76.19%) Jetty
4 16 (76.19%) nginx
5 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
5 15 (71.43%) DNS
5 15 (71.43%) SSL
5 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
5 15 (71.43%) J2EE
5 15 (71.43%) Xen
5 15 (71.43%) DHCP
5 15 (71.43%) FTP
5 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
5 15 (71.43%) IPsec

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (76.19%) Apache
1 16 (76.19%) IIS
1 16 (76.19%) Jetty
1 16 (76.19%) nginx
1 16 (76.19%) WebSphere
2 15 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 2 (9.52%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (80.95%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (76.19%) Google App Engine
3 16 (76.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (9.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) HTTP
1 16 (76.19%) TCP/IP
2 15 (71.43%) DHCP
2 15 (71.43%) DNS
2 15 (71.43%) FTP
2 15 (71.43%) IPsec
2 15 (71.43%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Maven
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 2 (9.52%) Web Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) AWS Architect
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Operator
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Linux Operator
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 16 (76.19%) Servlets
3 15 (71.43%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.76%) HTML
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 15 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (61.90%) DevOps
4 11 (52.38%) Web Operations
5 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
5 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) SDLC
6 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) Python
4 2 (9.52%) R
5 1 (4.76%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (71.43%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) StatsD
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Google
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 15 (71.43%) VMware
3 2 (9.52%) Apigee
3 2 (9.52%) Citrix
3 2 (9.52%) Mashery
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Tableau
3 2 (9.52%) Teradata