Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Cloud Computing
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 105 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +123
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 45 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.91% 0.34% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.91% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% - -
South East median daily rate £530 £450 £485
% change year-on-year +17.78% -7.22% -3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £10.24 -
South East median hourly rate - £18.62 £55.00
% change year-on-year - -66.15% -

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 454 102 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.22% 5.83% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 67 39
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +37.50% -20.00%
10th Percentile £297 £225 £203
90th Percentile £561 £500 £455
South East median daily rate £425 £438 £420
% change year-on-year -2.86% +4.17% +1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £44.50 £22.25 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +122.50% +0.73%
10th Percentile £27.00 £10.62 £8.40
90th Percentile £60.00 £35.68 £28.00
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £18.25 £16.00
% change year-on-year -9.59% +14.06% +11.30%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Buckinghamshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Buckinghamshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Buckinghamshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Milton Keynes -2 32 £388 -8.82% 2
Cloud Computing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 29 (64.44%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (57.78%) DevOps
4 25 (55.56%) Scrum
5 24 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
5 24 (53.33%) Release Management
5 24 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 23 (51.11%) Finance
7 22 (48.89%) Process Improvement
8 21 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (44.44%) OpenStack
10 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (35.56%) Linux
12 15 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
13 14 (31.11%) Banking
14 13 (28.89%) IaaS
15 12 (26.67%) Public Cloud
15 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
15 12 (26.67%) Windows
15 12 (26.67%) VMware
16 10 (22.22%) Financial Institution
16 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
17 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
18 7 (15.56%) Google Cloud Platform
18 7 (15.56%) Google
19 6 (13.33%) OpenShift
20 5 (11.11%) Ansible
20 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
20 5 (11.11%) Migration
21 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 20 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 29 (64.44%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (28.89%) IaaS
4 7 (15.56%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (13.33%) OpenShift
6 2 (4.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 3 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.67%) Redis
2 2 (4.44%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.44%) NuoDB
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Selenium
3 2 (4.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.22%) webpack
General
1 23 (51.11%) Finance
2 14 (31.11%) Banking
3 10 (22.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Delivery Manager
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 13 (28.89%) Architect
4 8 (17.78%) Cloud Architect
5 5 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Optimisation Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Release Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Service Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Consultant
9 1 (2.22%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) React
1 3 (6.67%) Spring
2 2 (4.44%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.44%) Hibernate
2 2 (4.44%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.22%) Angular 2
3 1 (2.22%) CSS
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (26.67%) Public Cloud
3 4 (8.89%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (35.56%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) Windows
3 10 (22.22%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.22%) CentOS
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.22%) Solaris
4 1 (2.22%) SUSE
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) DevOps
3 25 (55.56%) Scrum
4 24 (53.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 24 (53.33%) Release Management
4 24 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
5 22 (48.89%) Process Improvement
6 19 (42.22%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (11.11%) Migration
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (6.67%) Machine Learning
10 3 (6.67%) Microservices
11 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
11 2 (4.44%) TDD
12 1 (2.22%) Asset Management
12 1 (2.22%) Pair Programming
12 1 (2.22%) Project Planning
12 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.67%) Java
1 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) ES6
3 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.89%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (4.44%) Docker
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) vCloud
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (2.22%) CFEngine
2 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
2 1 (2.22%) SCOrch
2 1 (2.22%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.22%) Unicenter
2 1 (2.22%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
1 12 (26.67%) VMware
2 7 (15.56%) Google
3 3 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (2.22%) 3PAR
4 1 (2.22%) Avaya
4 1 (2.22%) CA
4 1 (2.22%) Dell
4 1 (2.22%) EMC
4 1 (2.22%) HP
4 1 (2.22%) Infoblox
4 1 (2.22%) Lotus
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.22%) NetApp
4 1 (2.22%) Nimsoft
4 1 (2.22%) Sun
4 1 (2.22%) SunGard