The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cloud Computing
Rank 84 98 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 27 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.36% 0.45% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 33.33% 16.00% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 1
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£288 £320 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.15% -18.98%
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £450 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.32% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £11.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -61.40%
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

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

Cloud Services Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
81 50 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.07% 2.80% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 24 31
Average daily rate £300 £352 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.65% +40.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £460 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £13.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+92.30% -16.12%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
Leeds +12 27 £288 -10.15% 2
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (68.97%) Servlets
2 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 20 (68.97%) Configuration Management
3 16 (55.17%) Java
3 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
3 16 (55.17%) Automated Testing
4 15 (51.72%) J2EE
4 15 (51.72%) Open Source
5 14 (48.28%) .NET
6 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (41.38%) Google App Engine
7 12 (41.38%) nginx
7 12 (41.38%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (41.38%) Puppet
7 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
7 12 (41.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (41.38%) Apache
7 12 (41.38%) Tomcat
7 12 (41.38%) IIS
7 12 (41.38%) DHCP
7 12 (41.38%) FTP
7 12 (41.38%) HTTP
7 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
7 12 (41.38%) DNS
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 12 (41.38%) nginx
1 12 (41.38%) Apache
1 12 (41.38%) Tomcat
1 12 (41.38%) IIS
1 12 (41.38%) WebSphere
1 12 (41.38%) Jetty
2 8 (27.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (44.83%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (41.38%) Google App Engine
2 12 (41.38%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (41.38%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) DHCP
1 12 (41.38%) FTP
1 12 (41.38%) HTTP
1 12 (41.38%) TCP/IP
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
1 12 (41.38%) IPsec
2 11 (37.93%) SSL
3 3 (10.34%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.34%) Oracle OWB
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Jenkins
2 3 (10.34%) Maven
2 3 (10.34%) Ant
General
1 1 (3.45%) Retail
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
1 5 (17.24%) Support Analyst
2 4 (13.79%) Web Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Database Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Java Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Release Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Architect
5 1 (3.45%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Magento Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) Servlets
2 15 (51.72%) J2EE
3 14 (48.28%) .NET
4 3 (10.34%) Spring
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) WCF
5 1 (3.45%) HTML
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Open Source
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.34%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (68.97%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (68.97%) Configuration Management
3 16 (55.17%) Unit Testing
3 16 (55.17%) Automated Testing
4 7 (24.14%) DevOps
5 6 (20.69%) ITIL
6 3 (10.34%) ETL
7 1 (3.45%) Scrum
7 1 (3.45%) TDD
7 1 (3.45%) Web Design
7 1 (3.45%) Web Development
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) CRM
7 1 (3.45%) Machine Learning
7 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (55.17%) Java
2 9 (31.03%) Python
3 8 (27.59%) Bash Shell
4 6 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 6 (20.69%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) PHP
6 1 (3.45%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (41.38%) Xen
3 8 (27.59%) KVM
3 8 (27.59%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Puppet
1 12 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) StatsD
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) VMware
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (41.38%) Google
3 7 (24.14%) Oracle
4 3 (10.34%) Sun
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata
5 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Tableau
5 1 (3.45%) Apigee
5 1 (3.45%) Mashery
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