The table below looks at the statistics for Joyent skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Joyent over the 3 months to 7 May 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Joyent, Inc
Rank 601 591 549
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -42
Contract jobs citing Joyent 2 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.071% 0.52% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
Average daily rate
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£310 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Cloud Services Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2819 1917 1101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 5.06% 3.46% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1776 1229 707
Average daily rate £413 £418 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.19% +20.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £325
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 31 25
Average hourly rate £27.32 £16.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.71% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £8.93 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £47.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -11.86%

Joyent
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Joyent within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Joyent Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Joyent
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Joyent within the UK.

Joyent Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Joyent
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Joyent within the UK over the 3 months to 7 May 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
England -12 2 £310 -17.33%
West Midlands - 2 £310 -

Joyent
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Joyent 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 Joyent.

1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) IaaS
3 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (50.00%) Memcached
3 2 (50.00%) Varnish
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (50.00%) Subversion
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing

Joyent
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Joyent 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 Joyent. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Drupal Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Memcached
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Taxonomies
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Kanban
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 2 (50.00%) Google