Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for IBM Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Cloud over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

IBM Cloud Computing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 161 177
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM Cloud 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.026% 0.050% 0.043%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.13% 0.39% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Berkshire median daily rate - £519 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.49% -
South East median daily rate £506 £600 £501
% change year-on-year -15.63% +19.70% +5.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £47.50

IBM Cloud is in the Cloud Services 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 cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 771 517 548
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.87% 12.83% 11.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 409 293 315
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £428 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.59% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £309 £226
90th Percentile £626 £575 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -36.26% +35.24%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £25.00 £34.03 £22.43
South East median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £19.81
% change year-on-year +15.15% -16.69% +14.81%

IBM Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing IBM Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Cloud in Berkshire

IBM Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Cloud in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Cloud in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Cloud 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 IBM Cloud.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation

IBM Cloud
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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Automation
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM