Period
to 12 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 12 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Cloud Native
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 159 168
Rank change year-on-year +62 +9 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Native 3 19 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.18% 0.44% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 1.45% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £525 £470 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.70% +8.05% -
10th Percentile £353 £411 £416
90th Percentile £548 £629 £459
South East median daily rate £550 £500 £550
% change year-on-year +10.00% -9.01% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Native is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 462 1,306 1,439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 27.32% 30.43% 35.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 239 598 715
Median daily rate £420 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +8.43% -1.78%
10th Percentile £231 £275 £220
90th Percentile £610 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £438 £438 £425
% change year-on-year - +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 82 41
Median hourly rate £20.95 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.97% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £17.75 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £47.35 £82.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year +26.67% -18.18% +57.14%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in Berkshire

Cloud Native
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cloud Native in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Cloud Native in Berkshire

Cloud Native
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in Berkshire over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Cloud Native in Berkshire

Cloud Native
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Native within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 12 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury +7 2 £538 - 2
Reading +25 1 £325 -36.27% 2
Cloud Native
South East

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Native also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
1 2 (66.67%) Serverless
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (33.33%) Industry 4.0
2 1 (33.33%) Istio
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) Architecture Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) Observability
2 1 (33.33%) Mavenir
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Apigee
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) OAuth
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) AWS

Cloud Native
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Serverless
2 1 (33.33%) Apigee
2 1 (33.33%) AWS
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) AWS Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Platform Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) Java SE
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) OAuth
1 1 (33.33%) OpenID
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) SAML
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) Industry 4.0
1 1 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Architecture Roadmap
2 1 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Network Virtualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Observability
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Supply Chain Management
2 1 (33.33%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Python
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Docker
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) Istio
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) Mavenir
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) VMware