Period
to 19 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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.

Cloud Native
England > East Midlands
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 140 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Native 5 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.18% 0.26% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% - -
England median daily rate £525 £575 £638
% change year-on-year -8.70% -9.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Native is in the Generic IT Skills 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 generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 804 847 906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.25% 27.19% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 480 520 566
East Midlands median daily rate £398 £383 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +2.07% +7.14%
10th Percentile £237 £200 £200
90th Percentile £550 £519 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 47 31
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.60 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.78% -5.33% -5.73%
10th Percentile £10.31 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £43.75 £52.50 £33.75
England median hourly rate £21.70 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.50% - +8.11%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in the East Midlands

Cloud Native
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 Native in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Native in the East Midlands

Cloud Native
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 Native within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Northamptonshire -12 5 £425 -2.86%
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Native 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 Native.

1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
1 4 (80.00%) Kafka
1 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (80.00%) Go
1 4 (80.00%) logstash
1 4 (80.00%) Kibana
1 4 (80.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (80.00%) Grafana
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Infor
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Retail

Cloud Native
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 4 (80.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) PaaS
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) Elastic Stack
1 4 (80.00%) Kafka
1 4 (80.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Go
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) Python
1 4 (80.00%) Ruby
2 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Grafana
1 4 (80.00%) Kibana
1 4 (80.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Infor