The first table below looks at the demand for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Wales region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 65 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.30% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 0
Average daily rate
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£525 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £335 £425
% change year-on-year
+34.32% -21.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
49 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.37% 0.93% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 3 3
Average daily rate £500 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -30.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £32.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-48.43% +137.03%
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Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
South Wales - 7 £525 - 1
Cloud Computing
UK

Cloud Computing
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 34 (100.00%) Web Services
1 34 (100.00%) OO
1 34 (100.00%) SVG
1 34 (100.00%) Process Management
1 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) TDD
1 34 (100.00%) Batik
1 34 (100.00%) Scala
1 34 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 34 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (100.00%) BDD
1 34 (100.00%) Web Development
1 34 (100.00%) Akka
1 34 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Pair Programming
2 9 (26.47%) .NET

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Cloud Services
1 34 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (100.00%) CouchDB
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
1 22 (64.71%) Scala Developer
2 12 (35.29%) Java Architect
2 12 (35.29%) Architect
3 9 (26.47%) Junior
3 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Junior Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Junior Java Developer
3 9 (26.47%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) Web Services
1 34 (100.00%) SVG
1 34 (100.00%) Batik
1 34 (100.00%) Akka
1 34 (100.00%) Play Framework
2 9 (26.47%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (100.00%) OO
1 34 (100.00%) Process Management
1 34 (100.00%) TDD
1 34 (100.00%) Web Development
1 34 (100.00%) BDD
2 9 (26.47%) Pair Programming
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) Java
1 34 (100.00%) Scala