Period
to 5 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 5 December 2020 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.

Private Cloud
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 217 258
Rank change year-on-year +101 +41 -31
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 7 5 11
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.087% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.27% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 7
Median daily rate £550 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.82% +8.33% -13.46%
10th Percentile £474 £465 £406
90th Percentile £665 £519 £523
Central London median daily rate £550 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +12.82% +2.63% -8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

Private 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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 744 1,842 2,855
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 37.29% 32.04% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 1,407 2,218
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £325 £296 £285
90th Percentile £713 £700 £700
Central London median daily rate £525 £515 £525
% change year-on-year +1.94% -1.90% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 25 63
Median hourly rate £35.25 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.86% +9.09% -21.38%
10th Percentile £14.58 £12.30 £13.45
90th Percentile £47.23 £51.85 £36.27
Median hourly rate £33.50 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +59.52% +9.09% -15.38%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Private Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in the City of London

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Private Cloud in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for Private Cloud in the City of London

Private Cloud
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Private Cloud in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 December 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Private 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 City of London region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 5 (71.43%) Azure
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (42.86%) AWS
3 3 (42.86%) Docker
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
4 2 (28.57%) Task Automation
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (28.57%) Server Management
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) OpenShift

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
2 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Office 365
3 3 (42.86%) AWS
4 2 (28.57%) GCP
4 2 (28.57%) IBM Cloud
4 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
5 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (14.29%) IaaS
5 1 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Power Platform
5 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Kerberos
2 1 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (14.29%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (28.57%) French Language
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Database Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Native
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (28.57%) Replication
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Deployment
2 2 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Data Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Automation
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) OOP
2 2 (28.57%) Resource Management
2 2 (28.57%) Server Management
2 2 (28.57%) Task Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Kubernetes
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) SCOM
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Consul
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Pingdom
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) IBM
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) AppDynamics
4 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (14.29%) PagerDuty
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat