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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 19 August 2022 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
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 182 163 124
Rank change year-on-year -19 -39 +124
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 16 5 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.35% 0.14% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.06% 0.36% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
10th Percentile £457 £483 £477
25th Percentile £485 £515 £501
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £548 £585 £556
Median % change year-on-year -6.33% +5.08% +2.30%
75th Percentile £593 £638 £616
90th Percentile £611 £660 £642
Central London median daily rate £549 £530 £550
% change year-on-year +3.59% -3.68% -8.33%

Private Cloud is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,514 1,388 709
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 33.53% 39.69% 33.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 980 991 492
10th Percentile £374 £381 £325
25th Percentile £485 £478 £414
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -2.08% +14.29% -
75th Percentile £725 £688 £625
90th Percentile £825 £774 £711
Central London median daily rate £575 £600 £525
% change year-on-year -4.17% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 25 27
10th Percentile £18.50 £8.00 £12.62
25th Percentile £20.75 £12.38 £18.00
Median hourly rate £43.24 £28.50 £37.50
Median % change year-on-year +51.72% -24.00% +81.47%
75th Percentile £55.75 £37.75 £44.85
90th Percentile £63.35 £53.80 £47.75
Central London median hourly rate £43.24 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +72.96% -33.33% +79.30%

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

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, 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 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Agile
3 9 (56.25%) Banking
4 8 (50.00%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) Unix
5 6 (37.50%) Scrum
5 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
6 5 (31.25%) Linux
6 5 (31.25%) Java
6 5 (31.25%) Spring
6 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (31.25%) Bash
6 5 (31.25%) REST
6 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
6 5 (31.25%) CI/CD
7 4 (25.00%) Digital Banking
7 4 (25.00%) Containerisation
7 4 (25.00%) DevOps
7 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (25.00%) ATDD
7 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
7 4 (25.00%) JBehave
7 4 (25.00%) SaaS
7 4 (25.00%) PaaS
7 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
7 4 (25.00%) Microservices
7 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (25.00%) Azure

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 (12.50%) Confluence
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) nginx
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Azure
1 4 (25.00%) PaaS
1 4 (25.00%) SaaS
2 3 (18.75%) IaaS
3 2 (12.50%) GCP
4 1 (6.25%) Anthos
4 1 (6.25%) AWS
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (6.25%) Azure AKS
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
4 1 (6.25%) Azure DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Key Vault
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Monitor
4 1 (6.25%) Azure Service Bus
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.25%) DNS
2 1 (6.25%) Firewall
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) HTTPS
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) MPLS
2 1 (6.25%) NGFW
2 1 (6.25%) SMTP
2 1 (6.25%) SSH
2 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.25%) VPN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (25.00%) JBehave
1 4 (25.00%) jMock
1 4 (25.00%) JUnit
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 1 (6.25%) Gradle
4 1 (6.25%) Maven
4 1 (6.25%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Java Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Payments Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) REST
1 5 (31.25%) Spring
1 5 (31.25%) Spring Boot
2 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (25.00%) Java EE
2 4 (25.00%) JMS
2 4 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (25.00%) Spring MVC
2 4 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (6.25%) ARM Templates
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (6.25%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Robotics
2 2 (12.50%) Legacy Applications
2 2 (12.50%) Public Cloud
3 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
3 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile
2 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
2 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) CI/CD
3 5 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (25.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (25.00%) ATDD
4 4 (25.00%) Containerisation
4 4 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (25.00%) Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) DevOps
4 4 (25.00%) Digital Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Microservices
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Task Automation
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) Bash
1 5 (31.25%) Java
2 4 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PMI Certification
1 2 (12.50%) PMP
2 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (6.25%) P3O
1 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 2 (12.50%) Ansible
2 2 (12.50%) Terraform
3 1 (6.25%) Data Guard
3 1 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) VMware
4 2 (12.50%) F5
4 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Artemis
5 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.25%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) WorldPay
5 1 (6.25%) Zscaler