Period
to 25 March 2019

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 6 months to 25 March 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.

Cloud Computing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 122 127 145
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -8
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.39% 0.60% 0.064%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.71% 3.67% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 16 0
East Midlands median daily rate £500 £610 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.03% - -
England median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £24.33 £32.89 £21.16
% change year-on-year -26.01% +55.45% -61.54%

Cloud Computing 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 the East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 527 490 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 22.74% 16.30% 9.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 329 149
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.59% +5.33%
10th Percentile £309 £258 £300
90th Percentile £556 £595 £565
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 8
East Midlands median hourly rate £12.60 £10.59 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.04% -16.16% +3.06%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.29 £10.00
90th Percentile £26.70 £12.08 £70.69
England median hourly rate £17.55 £20.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year -12.25% +5.96% -5.63%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

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 6 months to 25 March 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 4 £550 - 1
Nottinghamshire +5 3 £500 -18.03% 1
Northamptonshire -6 2 £488 -2.50%
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Google
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Groovy
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (33.33%) Android
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) OSGi
2 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (33.33%) REST
2 3 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) IronPort
2 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring 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 3 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 1 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) HTTP
1 3 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) NAS
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) SSL
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 3 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (22.22%) Big Data
3 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 1 (11.11%) Power BI
3 1 (11.11%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) JUnit
1 3 (33.33%) NetBeans
2 1 (11.11%) Artifactory
2 1 (11.11%) GitLab
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Messaging Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Security Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) Java RMI
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) OSGi
2 3 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (11.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
2 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
2 3 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Dependency Management
3 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 2 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Groovy
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) PhD
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Google
2 3 (33.33%) IronPort
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Tableau