The first table below looks at the demand for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 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 Yorkshire 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank 115 110 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.044% 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.27% 5.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £90 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £365 £425
% change year-on-year
+23.28% -14.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
44 76 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.94% 3.60% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 58 37
Average daily rate £350 £250 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £125 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.71 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.40% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £34.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-52.94% +151.85%
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 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
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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
West Yorkshire +2 1 £450 +400.00% 3
North Yorkshire - - - - 4
South Yorkshire - - - - 1
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) Ruby
3 7 (63.64%) Ubuntu
3 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (63.64%) TeamCity
3 7 (63.64%) nginx
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (63.64%) Capistrano
3 7 (63.64%) Puppet
3 7 (63.64%) HAProxy
4 6 (54.55%) Splunk
5 4 (36.36%) Validation
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Adobe
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
6 3 (27.27%) DSDM
6 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 3 (27.27%) Oracle
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
6 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 3 (27.27%) CSS
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 7 (63.64%) nginx
2 3 (27.27%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (27.27%) SaaS
3 2 (18.18%) IaaS
4 1 (9.09%) Force.com
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) TeamCity
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) HTML
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
3 1 (9.09%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Linux
3 7 (63.64%) Ubuntu
4 1 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) DSDM
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
2 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) V-Model
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) Ruby
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Capistrano
1 7 (63.64%) Puppet
1 7 (63.64%) HAProxy
2 1 (9.09%) Foglight
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Splunk
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Adobe
3 3 (27.27%) Oracle
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) BMC
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
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