Period
to 14 July 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 14 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.

Private Cloud
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 86 132 144
Rank change year-on-year +46 +12 -7
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 11 40 24
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.68% 0.94% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% 3.10% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 16
Median daily rate £550 £525 £215
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +144.19% -59.05%
10th Percentile £313 £409 £125
90th Percentile £599 £640 £619
South East median daily rate £506 £479 £343
% change year-on-year +5.80% +39.71% -25.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
South East median hourly rate - - £12.50

Private Cloud 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 437 1,290 1,447
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 26.91% 30.38% 35.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 592 716
Median daily rate £425 £450 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.76% -2.07%
10th Percentile £231 £275 £220
90th Percentile £626 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £439 £439 £425
% change year-on-year - +3.24% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 79 41
Median hourly rate £24.23 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.82% +10.00% +8.23%
10th Percentile £17.38 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £47.70 £82.75 £48.75
Median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £28.75
% change year-on-year +26.67% -21.74% +64.29%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in Berkshire

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Daily rate trend for Private Cloud in Berkshire

Private Cloud
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Private Cloud in Berkshire over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in Berkshire

Private Cloud
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 Private Cloud within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 14 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
Bracknell +47 7 £588 -
Reading +27 1 £575 -
Newbury +9 1 £550 -
Slough -4 1 - -
Private Cloud
South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Private 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 Private Cloud.

1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) VMware
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) Python
4 7 (63.64%) Middleware
4 7 (63.64%) Workflow
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
4 7 (63.64%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (63.64%) vRealize
4 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
4 7 (63.64%) Vagrant
4 7 (63.64%) Ansible
4 7 (63.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 7 (63.64%) Deployment Automation
4 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure as Code
4 7 (63.64%) Systems Engineering
5 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Automation
5 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Retail
6 3 (27.27%) Analytics
7 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
7 2 (18.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) IaaS
7 2 (18.18%) Docker
7 2 (18.18%) Microservices
7 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
7 2 (18.18%) Apigee

Private 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Apigee
1 2 (18.18%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
1 2 (18.18%) PaaS
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
1 2 (18.18%) Serverless
2 1 (9.09%) AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
1 7 (63.64%) Sonatype Nexus
1 7 (63.64%) Vagrant
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Juniper Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Platform Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) Java SE
3 1 (9.09%) OAuth
3 1 (9.09%) OpenID
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) SAML
3 1 (9.09%) SOAP
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Native
1 1 (9.09%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (63.64%) Deployment Automation
3 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure as Code
3 7 (63.64%) Systems Engineering
3 7 (63.64%) Workflow
4 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Automation
4 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (18.18%) Event-Driven Architecture
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Observability
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (18.18%) Technology Roadmap
7 1 (9.09%) Architecture Roadmap
7 1 (9.09%) Event Correlation
7 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
2 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) Ansible
1 7 (63.64%) vRealize
1 7 (63.64%) vRealize Orchestrator
2 2 (18.18%) Istio
2 2 (18.18%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) Google
3 1 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat