Period
to 19 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 19 April 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 105 -
Rank change year-on-year -19 - -
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 15 17 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.70% 0.88% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.80% 2.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 0
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £500 £411 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.65% - -
South East median daily rate £481 £415 £425
% change year-on-year +15.96% -2.35% -20.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 535 592 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 24.81% 30.53% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 303 317
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £204 £211 £242
90th Percentile £550 £544 £545
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 22 21
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.75 £16.50 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.64% +2.23% +7.60%
10th Percentile £10.60 £11.08 £12.69
90th Percentile £48.45 £38.75 £39.25
South East median hourly rate £24.39 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +39.34% -27.08% +43.63%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Buckinghamshire

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in Buckinghamshire

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Buckinghamshire

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 April 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
Milton Keynes -14 13 £500 +21.65%
Public Cloud
South East

For the 6 months to 19 April 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 10 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
5 9 (60.00%) OpenStack
5 9 (60.00%) Finance
5 9 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (53.33%) IaaS
6 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
7 5 (33.33%) Ansible
8 4 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (26.67%) Migration
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) Google
9 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
9 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
9 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (6.67%) AIX
10 1 (6.67%) Solaris
10 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
10 1 (6.67%) Python
10 1 (6.67%) DHCP
10 1 (6.67%) DNS
10 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
10 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (6.67%) Project Management

Public Cloud
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 9 (60.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (73.33%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (60.00%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (53.33%) IaaS
5 4 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Architect
2 5 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Azure Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Support Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Optimisation Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) AWS Expert
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Server Migration Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (6.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat