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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 108 101 86
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 2 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.11% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.84% 3.08% 19.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 10
Average daily rate £525 £338 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+55.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £288 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £388 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £463 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
141 65 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.97% 3.71% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 50 49
Average daily rate £425 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £97.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £20.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +18.60%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
(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 -6 4 £525 +55.55% 2
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 34 (89.47%) Linux
2 27 (71.05%) Java
2 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (68.42%) .NET
4 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (50.00%) DevOps
6 19 (50.00%) VMware
7 18 (47.37%) Configuration Management
7 18 (47.37%) Servlets
7 18 (47.37%) TCP/IP
8 17 (44.74%) Xen
9 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
9 16 (42.11%) HTTP
9 16 (42.11%) Google
10 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
10 14 (36.84%) IPsec
10 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
10 14 (36.84%) DNS
10 14 (36.84%) DHCP
10 14 (36.84%) FTP
10 14 (36.84%) Tomcat
10 14 (36.84%) J2EE
10 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
10 14 (36.84%) IIS
10 14 (36.84%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (36.84%) Jetty
10 14 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
10 14 (36.84%) Google App Engine

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (36.84%) IIS
1 14 (36.84%) Jetty
1 14 (36.84%) nginx
1 14 (36.84%) Tomcat
1 14 (36.84%) WebSphere
2 13 (34.21%) Apache
3 8 (21.05%) Node.js
4 2 (5.26%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (2.63%) PowerExchange
5 1 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) BigMachines
1 1 (2.63%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 22 (57.89%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (36.84%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (36.84%) Google App Engine
2 14 (36.84%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (18.42%) IaaS
4 2 (5.26%) Google Apps
5 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) TCP/IP
2 16 (42.11%) HTTP
3 14 (36.84%) DHCP
3 14 (36.84%) DNS
3 14 (36.84%) FTP
3 14 (36.84%) IPsec
4 13 (34.21%) SSL
5 5 (13.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.95%) MongoDB
2 9 (23.68%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (21.05%) Big Data
3 8 (21.05%) Hadoop
4 7 (18.42%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.63%) MySQL
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 16 (42.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Firebug
2 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.63%) Log4j
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (21.05%) Architect
1 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
1 8 (21.05%) Technical Architect
2 5 (13.16%) Developer
2 5 (13.16%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 4 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (10.53%) WebOps Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Digital Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Head of DevOps
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Digital Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Head of WebOps
6 1 (2.63%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (68.42%) .NET
2 18 (47.37%) Servlets
3 14 (36.84%) J2EE
4 12 (31.58%) AngularJS
5 7 (18.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
7 5 (13.16%) CSS
7 5 (13.16%) HTML
8 4 (10.53%) Mustache
8 4 (10.53%) Sass
9 2 (5.26%) CSS3
9 2 (5.26%) HTML5
9 2 (5.26%) Visualforce
10 1 (2.63%) Mason
10 1 (2.63%) REST
10 1 (2.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Visualisation
2 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.26%) Social Media
3 2 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (89.47%) Linux
2 8 (21.05%) Unix
3 2 (5.26%) Windows
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (50.00%) DevOps
4 18 (47.37%) Configuration Management
5 14 (36.84%) Web Operations
6 7 (18.42%) Machine Learning
7 6 (15.79%) Automated Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Unit Testing
7 6 (15.79%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (13.16%) CRM
9 4 (10.53%) Front End Development
9 4 (10.53%) Open Source
10 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.26%) Project Management
10 2 (5.26%) Web Development
11 1 (2.63%) API Development
11 1 (2.63%) API Integration
11 1 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
11 1 (2.63%) Scrum
11 1 (2.63%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (71.05%) Java
2 14 (36.84%) JavaScript
3 12 (31.58%) Python
4 7 (18.42%) R
5 4 (10.53%) C#
5 4 (10.53%) C++
5 4 (10.53%) Ruby
6 2 (5.26%) Apex Code
7 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (44.74%) Xen
3 2 (5.26%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (34.21%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (18.42%) StatsD
3 6 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) VMware
2 16 (42.11%) Google
3 14 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 10 (26.32%) Oracle
5 7 (18.42%) Apigee
5 7 (18.42%) Citrix
5 7 (18.42%) Mashery
5 7 (18.42%) Tableau
5 7 (18.42%) Teradata
6 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (5.26%) Lotus
7 2 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (5.26%) SAP
8 1 (2.63%) Axway
8 1 (2.63%) Informatica
8 1 (2.63%) Siebel
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