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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 96 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.24% 0.067% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.12% 2.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£320 £525 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.04% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £525 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
33 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.01% 2.87% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 1
Average daily rate £375 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.75 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.28% -41.66%

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
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 22 October 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
Leeds +1 4 £320 -39.04% 2
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 4 (80.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
2 3 (60.00%) Servlets
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Google
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Jetty
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) nginx
2 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (60.00%) Google App Engine
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) IaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Force.com

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) Jetty
1 3 (60.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (60.00%) Google App Engine
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Development
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) Consultant
1 1 (20.00%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) J2EE
1 3 (60.00%) Servlets
2 1 (20.00%) Visualforce
2 1 (20.00%) Mason
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Apex Code
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Xen
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
1 3 (60.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Salesforce.com