The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank - 650 -
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 0 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.013% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
6012 3808 2667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 6.88% 4.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4109 2631 1778
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £448 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 58 59
Median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £21.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.18% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £70.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Daily Rate Trend

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

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Rackspace Cloud
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Rackspace Cloud also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Rackspace Cloud.

1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MCSD
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) COBIT
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Retail
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Terraform
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
5 1 (16.67%) Salt
5 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (16.67%) Ansible
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Puppet

Rackspace Cloud
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) AWS Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (33.33%) Azure Architect
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) DevOps
2 5 (83.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
4 2 (33.33%) ITSM
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
5 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Transformation
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) MCSD
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Salt
1 1 (16.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack