Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 27 May 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.

Public Cloud
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 126 148
Rank change year-on-year -14 +22 +42
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 29 26 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.74% 0.68% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.04% 2.16% 2.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 22
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.05% +12.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £401 £370 £325
90th Percentile £625 £653 £482
South East median daily rate £500 £415 £406
% change year-on-year +20.48% +2.15% -24.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

Public 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 1,422 1,203 1,402
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 36.15% 31.57% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 545 762
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £262 £255 £238
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 65 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.35 £14.20 £16.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.99% -11.50% -6.82%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.55 £12.14
90th Percentile £48.43 £37.05 £55.65
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £17.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +94.12% -29.17% +45.45%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Berkshire

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in Berkshire

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Berkshire over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Berkshire

Public 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 Public Cloud within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 27 May 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
Reading -6 5 £525 +26.51% 7
Bracknell - 5 £500 -
Newbury - 4 £425 -
Maidenhead -4 1 £625 -3.85%
Public Cloud
South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Public 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 Public Cloud.

1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (41.38%) Linux
4 10 (34.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 9 (31.03%) Terraform
6 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (24.14%) Ansible
7 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 7 (24.14%) Java
7 7 (24.14%) Python
8 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
8 6 (20.69%) CSS
8 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.69%) .NET
8 6 (20.69%) HTML
8 6 (20.69%) Windows
8 6 (20.69%) MVC
8 6 (20.69%) TDD
8 6 (20.69%) Pair Programming
8 6 (20.69%) Google
8 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
8 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
8 6 (20.69%) Microservices
8 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
8 6 (20.69%) DevOps
8 6 (20.69%) React

Public 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 4 (13.79%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 21 (72.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (65.52%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (20.69%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (17.24%) IaaS
5 4 (13.79%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (6.90%) Office 365
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (3.45%) OpenShift
7 1 (3.45%) PaaS
7 1 (3.45%) SaaS
7 1 (3.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Network Security
2 1 (3.45%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Star Schema
2 1 (3.45%) InfluxDB
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
1 6 (20.69%) gulp
1 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.79%) Bitbucket
General
1 3 (10.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) React Developer
3 5 (17.24%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Security Specialist
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET
1 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (20.69%) CSS
1 6 (20.69%) HTML
1 6 (20.69%) Node.js
1 6 (20.69%) React
1 6 (20.69%) Redux
1 6 (20.69%) REST
1 6 (20.69%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) iPad
1 6 (20.69%) Mobile App
2 4 (13.79%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) CESG
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
3 2 (6.90%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 6 (20.69%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.45%) CentOS
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 8 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (20.69%) DevOps
4 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.69%) Microservices
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Pair Programming
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Load Balancing
6 4 (13.79%) Analytics
6 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
7 3 (10.34%) ITIL
7 3 (10.34%) Service Design
8 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.90%) ITSM
8 2 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.90%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
1 7 (24.14%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) Ruby
5 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
5 2 (6.90%) Korn
5 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) CISM
1 3 (10.34%) CISSP
2 2 (6.90%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (6.90%) CCSP
2 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
3 1 (3.45%) MCSE
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) COBIT
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) Gluster
2 2 (6.90%) NFS
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (3.45%) Docker
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.45%) XenApp
3 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.45%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (31.03%) Terraform
2 7 (24.14%) Ansible
3 2 (6.90%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.45%) collectd
4 1 (3.45%) Grafana
4 1 (3.45%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.45%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) Google
3 3 (10.34%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) VMware
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Juniper