Period
to 19 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 19 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.

Public Cloud
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 99 90
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9 -8
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 4 1 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.28% 0.064% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.22% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Birmingham median daily rate £483 £500 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% -16.67% -
West Midlands median daily rate £488 £590 £475
% change year-on-year -17.37% +24.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands 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 Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 404 456 455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 28.43% 29.32% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 337 295
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £209 £225 £196
90th Percentile £536 £500 £538
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £385 £388
% change year-on-year +3.90% -0.65% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 15 14
Birmingham median hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.04% -19.40% +17.54%
10th Percentile £11.09 £9.48 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.80 £26.30 £20.34
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.43% +9.38% -8.57%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Birmingham

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in Birmingham

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 2 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Go
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) SAP XI
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Java

Public Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) PaaS
1 3 (75.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) IaaS
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Azure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Platform Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (25.00%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
1 1 (25.00%) SAP XI
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Go
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) DBS Check
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SCCM
1 2 (50.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) SAP