The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
England / East Midlands
Rank 98 95 -
Rank change year-on-year -3 -  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.13% 0.12% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.64% 2.74% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £313 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £503
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.00

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 122 73 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 8.17% 4.51% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 56 25
Median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 8
Median hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.41% -33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £10.40 £15.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.38 £14.00 £19.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the East Midlands

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cloud Computing in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in the East Midlands

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +4 1 - - 3
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Cloud Computing
England

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (50.00%) Serverless Framework
2 1 (50.00%) boto
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
2 1 (50.00%) Docker
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (50.00%) IaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) PaaS
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) boto
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Internet of Things
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Google
1 1 (50.00%) SOASTA, Inc
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 22 days ago