Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 126 147
Rank change year-on-year +2 +21 +12
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 47 43 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.09% 1.04% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% 3.05% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 21 12
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £550 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £450 £378
90th Percentile £639 £638 £488
South East median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +3.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 -

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 1,376 1,410 1,255
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 31.90% 34.07% 29.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 652 689 614
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £225 £233 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £430 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 68 65
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.27% -38.75% +9.27%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £12.10
90th Percentile £47.50 £38.00 £52.80
South East median hourly rate £20.25 £19.48 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.94% -7.23% +10.35%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 +13 25 £506 -15.63% 8
Newbury - 3 £350 -
Public Cloud
South East

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 37 (78.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
3 19 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.04%) DNS
6 15 (31.91%) SaaS
7 14 (29.79%) PaaS
8 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
8 12 (25.53%) IaaS
8 12 (25.53%) Web Services
8 12 (25.53%) Firewall
9 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
9 11 (23.40%) VPN
9 11 (23.40%) Internet
9 11 (23.40%) Reverse Proxy
9 11 (23.40%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (23.40%) DevOps
9 11 (23.40%) Software Licensing
9 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Licensing
10 10 (21.28%) IT Strategy
10 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 10 (21.28%) DV Cleared
10 10 (21.28%) Replication
11 9 (19.15%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (19.15%) Windows
11 9 (19.15%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
13 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
13 7 (14.89%) Telecoms

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:

Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.13%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 37 (78.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (40.43%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (31.91%) SaaS
4 14 (29.79%) PaaS
5 12 (25.53%) IaaS
6 11 (23.40%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (10.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (10.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (8.51%) Office 365
9 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (2.13%) Apigee
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) DNS
2 12 (25.53%) Firewall
3 11 (23.40%) Internet
3 11 (23.40%) Reverse Proxy
3 11 (23.40%) TCP/IP
3 11 (23.40%) VPN
4 3 (6.38%) NAS
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) BIG-IP
5 2 (4.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (4.26%) MPLS
6 1 (2.13%) 2.5G
6 1 (2.13%) 2G
6 1 (2.13%) 3G
6 1 (2.13%) 4G
6 1 (2.13%) 5G
6 1 (2.13%) LTE
6 1 (2.13%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.13%) Big Data
2 1 (2.13%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.13%) CircleCI
3 1 (2.13%) Codeship
3 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.38%) Billing
3 2 (4.26%) Finance
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Cloud Engineer
2 10 (21.28%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (12.77%) Cloud Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Azure Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Active Directory Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) AWS Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Azure Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Azure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Cloud Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) AWS Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Designer
7 2 (4.26%) Product Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.26%) WebOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.53%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.13%) Kafka
3 1 (2.13%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.13%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft Licensing
2 10 (21.28%) Replication
3 9 (19.15%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (14.89%) Private Cloud
5 4 (8.51%) Cloud Native
5 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.26%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.13%) Marketing Technology
7 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Windows
2 5 (10.64%) Windows 7
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Android
4 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.13%) Linux
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) DevOps
1 11 (23.40%) Software Licensing
2 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (21.28%) IT Strategy
3 9 (19.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) Active Listening
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) Technical Leadership
7 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
7 4 (8.51%) Service Design
8 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.38%) Information Security
8 3 (6.38%) Migration
9 2 (4.26%) SOA
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.51%) Java
3 3 (6.38%) Python
4 2 (4.26%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.26%) SQL
5 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.13%) Go
5 1 (2.13%) Perl
5 1 (2.13%) PHP
5 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (44.68%) Security Cleared
2 12 (25.53%) SC Cleared
3 10 (21.28%) DV Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.26%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (12.77%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.13%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
2 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Ansible
1 2 (4.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Grafana
2 1 (2.13%) Graphite
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.13%) Mesos
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.13%) Nagios
2 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Salt
2 1 (2.13%) StatsD
2 1 (2.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco
2 2 (4.26%) F5
2 2 (4.26%) Juniper
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) Palo Alto
3 1 (2.13%) Citrix
3 1 (2.13%) New Relic
3 1 (2.13%) Splunk
3 1 (2.13%) VMware