Period
to 6 December 2019

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 6 December 2019 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
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 213 256 226
Rank change year-on-year +43 -30 +12
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 5 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.087% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.38% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 13
City of London median daily rate £488 £450 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -13.46% -0.95%
10th Percentile £465 £406 £308
90th Percentile £519 £523 £550
Central London median daily rate £488 £475 £520
% change year-on-year +2.63% -8.65% -0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London 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 1,834 2,865 3,035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 32.04% 39.94% 41.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,401 2,221 2,354
City of London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £290 £283 £313
90th Percentile £700 £700 £725
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £525
% change year-on-year -1.90% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 62 35
City of London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.25 £24.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -21.38% +28.87%
10th Percentile £12.38 £13.38 £13.31
90th Percentile £51.75 £36.68 £33.92
Central London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.38 £22.75
% change year-on-year +8.39% -14.84% +21.50%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Private Cloud as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Private Cloud in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Private Cloud in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) GCP
2 1 (20.00%) Boomi
2 1 (20.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (20.00%) REST

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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AWS
1 2 (40.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Boomi
2 1 (20.00%) GCP
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) iPaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
1 2 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 2 (40.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Azure Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Integration Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Integration Specialist
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EDI
1 1 (20.00%) JSON
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) REST
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Security
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
2 1 (20.00%) Ticket Management
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CAPM
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
1 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (20.00%) PMP
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (20.00%) Project+ Certification
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) SCOM
1 1 (20.00%) SCSM
1 1 (20.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec
2 1 (20.00%) VMware