Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 81 39
Rank change year-on-year +8 -42 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 10 24 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.41% 2.15% 2.25%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.16% 7.95% 10.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 0
Croydon median daily rate £608 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.00% - -
South London median daily rate £608 £463 -
% change year-on-year +31.35% - -
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 316 302 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 44.57% 27.06% 22.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 215 25
Croydon median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +22.58%
10th Percentile £419 £353 £368
90th Percentile £670 £704 £565
South London median daily rate £525 £500 £438
% change year-on-year +5.00% +14.29% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Croydon median hourly rate - £19.00 -
South London median hourly rate £45.00 £27.00 £72.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -62.50% +350.00%

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 25 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in Croydon

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Python
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Squid
1 10 (100.00%) nginx
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 10 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 10 (100.00%) Dynatrace
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
2 7 (70.00%) Terraform
3 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (50.00%) CentOS
4 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 5 (50.00%) ZABBIX
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon S3
4 5 (50.00%) JIRA
4 5 (50.00%) Atlassian
4 5 (50.00%) Ruby
4 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 5 (50.00%) Snort
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) IPsec
4 5 (50.00%) LDAP
4 5 (50.00%) DHCP
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) SSL

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 10 (100.00%) nginx
2 5 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 10 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 5 (50.00%) Amazon S3
2 5 (50.00%) AWS Lambda
2 5 (50.00%) GitHub
2 5 (50.00%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DHCP
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) IPsec
1 5 (50.00%) SSL
2 4 (40.00%) DMZ
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Bitbucket
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) GitLab
1 5 (50.00%) JIRA
2 3 (30.00%) Artifactory
2 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket Server
2 3 (30.00%) FishEye
2 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (30.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) ScriptRunner
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) JIRA Specialist
2 3 (30.00%) Network Support
2 3 (30.00%) Network Support Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) LDAP
1 5 (50.00%) ModSecurity
2 4 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) Unix
3 5 (50.00%) CentOS
3 5 (50.00%) CoreOS
3 5 (50.00%) Debian
3 5 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) High Availability
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow
4 2 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (50.00%) Go
2 5 (50.00%) Ruby
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Squid
2 5 (50.00%) Docker
2 5 (50.00%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (100.00%) HAProxy
1 10 (100.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (70.00%) Terraform
3 5 (50.00%) Ansible
3 5 (50.00%) FortiGate
3 5 (50.00%) Graphite
3 5 (50.00%) Kibana
3 5 (50.00%) Packer
3 5 (50.00%) Prometheus
3 5 (50.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) Sysdig
3 5 (50.00%) ZABBIX
4 3 (30.00%) rkt
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Dynatrace
2 5 (50.00%) Atlassian