Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 77 71
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 36 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 2.97% 1.89% 0.92%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.83% 9.15% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 2 2
Croydon median daily rate £525 £415 £551
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.51% -24.72% -
10th Percentile £470 £383 £515
90th Percentile £638 £448 £587
South London median daily rate £525 £415 £551
% change year-on-year +26.51% -24.72% +57.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Private Cloud 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 Croydon with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 460 153 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 37.89% 20.68% 14.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 90 40
Croydon median daily rate £525 £500 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +19.40% -4.29%
10th Percentile £363 £363 £301
90th Percentile £638 £676 £523
South London median daily rate £525 £525 £425
% change year-on-year - +23.53% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Croydon median hourly rate - - £14.00
South London median hourly rate £12.50 - £15.00

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Croydon

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Croydon

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in Croydon over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in Croydon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud.

1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (94.44%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (86.11%) SQL
4 29 (80.56%) Unix
4 29 (80.56%) Amazon S3
5 28 (77.78%) Python
5 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (77.78%) Puppet
5 28 (77.78%) Jenkins
5 28 (77.78%) Ansible
6 27 (75.00%) Bash Shell
6 27 (75.00%) Scrum
7 24 (66.67%) Oracle
7 24 (66.67%) Big Data
8 23 (63.89%) Build Automation
8 23 (63.89%) Apache Hive
8 23 (63.89%) Sqoop
8 23 (63.89%) Cloudera
8 23 (63.89%) Opscode Chef
8 23 (63.89%) HDFS
8 23 (63.89%) Impala
8 23 (63.89%) Hadoop YARN
8 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
8 23 (63.89%) Windows
8 23 (63.89%) Microsoft Excel
8 23 (63.89%) MS Visio
8 23 (63.89%) ETL
8 23 (63.89%) Shell Script
8 23 (63.89%) Test Automation
8 23 (63.89%) Hadoop

Virtual Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (11.11%) Confluence
2 3 (8.33%) nginx
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.78%) JBoss
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft Excel
1 23 (63.89%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 36 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (94.44%) Amazon EC2
3 29 (80.56%) Amazon S3
4 5 (13.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (13.89%) Amazon ELB
5 4 (11.11%) GitHub
6 1 (2.78%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (66.67%) Big Data
2 23 (63.89%) Apache Hive
2 23 (63.89%) Hadoop
2 23 (63.89%) Impala
2 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
2 23 (63.89%) Sqoop
3 10 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (19.44%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.78%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.78%) HBase
Development Applications
1 28 (77.78%) Jenkins
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (11.11%) Artifactory
3 4 (11.11%) Bitbucket
3 4 (11.11%) FishEye
3 4 (11.11%) GitLab
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (63.89%) Platform Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) AWS Administrator
2 6 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) JIRA Specialist
3 4 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Architect
5 2 (5.56%) Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Specialist
6 1 (2.78%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Security Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Security Technical Architect
6 1 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.78%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) Wiki
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Freedom of Information
3 3 (8.33%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 29 (80.56%) Unix
2 23 (63.89%) Windows
3 13 (36.11%) Linux
4 7 (19.44%) CentOS
4 7 (19.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (11.11%) CoreOS
5 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
6 3 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (75.00%) Scrum
3 23 (63.89%) Build Automation
3 23 (63.89%) Continuous Integration
3 23 (63.89%) Data Analysis
3 23 (63.89%) Data Extraction
3 23 (63.89%) ETL
3 23 (63.89%) Test Automation
4 6 (16.67%) Data Security
4 6 (16.67%) Security Management
4 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (13.89%) DevOps
6 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
7 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) Risk Management
8 2 (5.56%) Open Source
8 2 (5.56%) SIEM
8 2 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 31 (86.11%) SQL
2 28 (77.78%) Python
3 27 (75.00%) Bash Shell
4 23 (63.89%) Korn
4 23 (63.89%) PowerShell
4 23 (63.89%) Shell Script
5 4 (11.11%) Go
5 4 (11.11%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) HDFS
2 8 (22.22%) Docker
3 3 (8.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 28 (77.78%) Ansible
1 28 (77.78%) Puppet
2 23 (63.89%) Hadoop YARN
2 23 (63.89%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (30.56%) Kubernetes
4 7 (19.44%) Terraform
5 5 (13.89%) ZABBIX
6 4 (11.11%) Graphite
6 4 (11.11%) HAProxy
6 4 (11.11%) Prometheus
6 4 (11.11%) rkt
6 4 (11.11%) Sysdig
7 1 (2.78%) Consul
7 1 (2.78%) Packer
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 23 (63.89%) Cloudera
3 4 (11.11%) Atlassian
3 4 (11.11%) Dynatrace
4 1 (2.78%) AlienVault