Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 157 149 144
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 +21
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 17 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.44% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.28% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 24
Berkshire median daily rate £173 £569 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -69.67% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £118 £300 £450
90th Percentile £534 £625 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -14.29% +5.00% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire 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 1,343 1,405 1,325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.42% 34.32% 30.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 650 684 668
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £210 £231 £224
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 70 74
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £13.00 £19.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -33.73% -0.67%
10th Percentile £11.55 £10.58 £12.08
90th Percentile £45.60 £38.00 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £19.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year +75.80% -14.04% +25.00%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in Berkshire

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Private Cloud in Berkshire

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Private Cloud in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor 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 15 November 2018. 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
Slough - 9 £125 - 1
Reading -16 4 £513 -16.33% 3
Newbury -6 1 £413 +37.50% 1
Private Cloud
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 11 (64.71%) Cisco
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (58.82%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (58.82%) Huawei
3 9 (52.94%) SLA
3 9 (52.94%) Alibaba
4 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
4 7 (41.18%) Windows
4 7 (41.18%) Mandarin Language
5 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
6 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
6 5 (29.41%) Degree
6 5 (29.41%) Firewall
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
7 4 (23.53%) Linux
7 4 (23.53%) Python
7 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
7 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
8 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
8 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 3 (17.65%) Project Management
8 3 (17.65%) Migration
8 3 (17.65%) LAN
8 3 (17.65%) Java
8 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
9 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (11.76%) C

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
2 3 (17.65%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) DNS
3 2 (11.76%) Internet
3 2 (11.76%) Reverse Proxy
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) TACACS
4 1 (5.88%) tcpdump
4 1 (5.88%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (41.18%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) 1st Line Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) 1st Line Support Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (11.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 10 (58.82%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (29.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.88%) CentOS
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Service Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Data Protection
3 3 (17.65%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) Security Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Test Strategy
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (11.76%) Information Security
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Optimisation
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Software Licensing
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) PHP
3 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (5.88%) CCNA
5 1 (5.88%) CCNP
5 1 (5.88%) CCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCSE
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
1 1 (5.88%) XenApp
1 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) ArcSight ESM
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Huawei
3 9 (52.94%) Alibaba
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (5.88%) ArcSight
5 1 (5.88%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix
5 1 (5.88%) F5
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) VMware