The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 12 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.49% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.43% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 0 0
Median daily rate £525 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £525
% change year-on-year
-2.56% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-55.00% -
Cloud Computing
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
105 53 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 13.06% 7.68% 7.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 46 28
Median daily rate £525 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.83% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £313 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £619 £450 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £404 £413
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +48.64%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 9 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 9 £525 -
South Wales - 2 £731 -
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) IT Governance
2 10 (71.43%) JIRA
2 10 (71.43%) Confluence
3 9 (64.29%) Puppet
3 9 (64.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 9 (64.29%) IBM
3 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
3 9 (64.29%) Tivoli
3 9 (64.29%) Ansible
4 8 (57.14%) ELK Stack
4 8 (57.14%) Sonatype
4 8 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 8 (57.14%) Rundeck
4 8 (57.14%) Packer
4 8 (57.14%) MCollective
4 8 (57.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 8 (57.14%) Unix
4 8 (57.14%) AIX
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Apache
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (57.14%) Zenoss
4 8 (57.14%) Nessus
5 7 (50.00%) PKI
5 7 (50.00%) High Availability
6 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (71.43%) Confluence
2 8 (57.14%) Apache
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) MongoDB
1 6 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (78.57%) Jenkins
2 10 (71.43%) JIRA
3 8 (57.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (7.14%) Bazaar
4 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
4 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Electronics
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Architect
2 8 (57.14%) Technical Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Director
5 1 (7.14%) Services Director
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) WebOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) ELK Stack
1 8 (57.14%) MCollective
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) PKI
2 6 (42.86%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) AIX
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 8 (57.14%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (71.43%) IT Governance
2 7 (50.00%) High Availability
3 5 (35.71%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Automated Testing
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) BDD
6 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (14.29%) Presales
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
7 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.14%) DevOps
7 1 (7.14%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Python
1 2 (14.29%) Scala
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (42.86%) PowerHA
2 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Ansible
1 9 (64.29%) Puppet
1 9 (64.29%) Tivoli
1 9 (64.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Nessus
2 8 (57.14%) Packer
2 8 (57.14%) Rundeck
2 8 (57.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 8 (57.14%) Zenoss
3 6 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) IBM
1 9 (64.29%) Red Hat
2 8 (57.14%) Sonatype
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (14.29%) SAP