The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 133 123 103
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -20
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.31% 0.20% 0.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.66% 6.85% 20.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 13
Average daily rate £475 £373 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.51% +14.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £304 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £393 £435
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
England

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

Cloud Services Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
193 73 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.63% 2.88% 3.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 54 59
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 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £613 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £17.75 - -
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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram 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 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
West Yorkshire -7 4 £525 +55.55% 3
South Yorkshire -8 4 £325 - 3
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 47 (85.45%) Linux
2 40 (72.73%) Java
3 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (65.45%) .NET
5 34 (61.82%) Amazon AWS
6 33 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (56.36%) DevOps
8 30 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (54.55%) TCP/IP
8 30 (54.55%) VMware
9 29 (52.73%) Servlets
9 29 (52.73%) Jenkins
10 28 (50.91%) Configuration Management
11 27 (49.09%) HTTP
11 27 (49.09%) Xen
12 26 (47.27%) Google
12 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
12 26 (47.27%) Opscode Chef
13 25 (45.45%) DNS
13 25 (45.45%) IPsec
13 25 (45.45%) Tomcat
13 25 (45.45%) DHCP
13 25 (45.45%) FTP
13 25 (45.45%) IIS
13 25 (45.45%) Jetty
13 25 (45.45%) WebSphere
13 25 (45.45%) nginx
14 24 (43.64%) Amazon EC2
14 24 (43.64%) Google App Engine
14 24 (43.64%) J2EE

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (45.45%) IIS
1 25 (45.45%) Jetty
1 25 (45.45%) nginx
1 25 (45.45%) Tomcat
1 25 (45.45%) WebSphere
2 24 (43.64%) Apache
3 8 (14.55%) Node.js
4 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle 10gAS
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.82%) PowerExchange
5 1 (1.82%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.45%) BigMachines
1 3 (5.45%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (61.82%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (43.64%) Amazon EC2
2 24 (43.64%) Google App Engine
2 24 (43.64%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (12.73%) IaaS
4 3 (5.45%) SaaS
5 2 (3.64%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 30 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 27 (49.09%) HTTP
3 25 (45.45%) DHCP
3 25 (45.45%) DNS
3 25 (45.45%) FTP
3 25 (45.45%) IPsec
4 23 (41.82%) SSL
5 5 (9.09%) Internet
6 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) MongoDB
2 9 (16.36%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (14.55%) Big Data
3 8 (14.55%) Hadoop
4 7 (12.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.27%) MySQL
5 4 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.82%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (52.73%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.82%) Firebug
4 1 (1.82%) Log4j
4 1 (1.82%) Maven
4 1 (1.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (16.36%) Architect
3 8 (14.55%) Consultant
3 8 (14.55%) Technical Architect
4 7 (12.73%) Developer
5 6 (10.91%) DevOps Consultant
5 6 (10.91%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 4 (7.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.27%) WebOps Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Digital Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Digital Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Head of DevOps
8 2 (3.64%) Linux DevOps Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Salesforce.com Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Digital Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (65.45%) .NET
2 29 (52.73%) Servlets
3 24 (43.64%) J2EE
4 13 (23.64%) AngularJS
5 7 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.91%) CSS
6 6 (10.91%) HTML
7 4 (7.27%) Mustache
7 4 (7.27%) Sass
7 4 (7.27%) Visualforce
8 3 (5.45%) CSS3
8 3 (5.45%) HTML5
8 3 (5.45%) Mason
9 1 (1.82%) jQuery
9 1 (1.82%) Laravel
9 1 (1.82%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (1.82%) REST
9 1 (1.82%) Sinatra
9 1 (1.82%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Visualisation
2 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.45%) User Experience
4 2 (3.64%) Social Media
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 47 (85.45%) Linux
2 9 (16.36%) Unix
3 3 (5.45%) Windows
4 1 (1.82%) AIX
4 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (70.91%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (56.36%) DevOps
4 28 (50.91%) Configuration Management
5 16 (29.09%) Automated Testing
5 16 (29.09%) Unit Testing
6 15 (27.27%) Open Source
6 15 (27.27%) Web Operations
7 7 (12.73%) CRM
7 7 (12.73%) Machine Learning
8 6 (10.91%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (7.27%) Front End Development
9 4 (7.27%) Web Development
10 2 (3.64%) Mentoring
10 2 (3.64%) Project Management
11 1 (1.82%) Migration
11 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
11 1 (1.82%) Scrum
11 1 (1.82%) SOA
11 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (72.73%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 14 (25.45%) Python
4 7 (12.73%) R
4 7 (12.73%) Ruby
5 4 (7.27%) Apex Code
5 4 (7.27%) C#
5 4 (7.27%) C++
6 3 (5.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.82%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
1 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (49.09%) Xen
3 3 (5.45%) vCloud
4 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 26 (47.27%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (32.73%) Puppet
3 7 (12.73%) StatsD
Vendors
1 30 (54.55%) VMware
2 26 (47.27%) Google
2 26 (47.27%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle
4 7 (12.73%) Apigee
4 7 (12.73%) Citrix
4 7 (12.73%) Mashery
4 7 (12.73%) Tableau
4 7 (12.73%) Teradata
5 5 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (5.45%) Siebel
7 2 (3.64%) Lotus
7 2 (3.64%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (3.64%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Axway
8 1 (1.82%) Informatica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 13 days ago
Sheffield
Mason Frank International
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
The Creative Emporium Limited (TCE)
Rate: £650 - £675 per day
Posted: 20 days ago