Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Native 7 7 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.23% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.82% 0.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 0
East Midlands median daily rate £550 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.79% - -
England median daily rate £550 £600 £638
% change year-on-year -8.33% -5.88% -
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 854 821 963
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 29.19% 27.55% 30.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 505 625
East Midlands median daily rate £391 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.27% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £219 £202 £213
90th Percentile £544 £532 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 32
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.21 £14.20 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.09% -5.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £10.42 £10.59 £10.23
90th Percentile £44.59 £52.50 £23.83
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% -4.76% +17.55%

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Native in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 25 May 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 +4 5 £425 -10.53% 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £625 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £550 -
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
3 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
3 4 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (57.14%) Kafka
3 4 (57.14%) Go
3 4 (57.14%) logstash
3 4 (57.14%) Kibana
3 4 (57.14%) Grafana
3 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (28.57%) C
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (28.57%) Serverless
5 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 2 (28.57%) DevOps
5 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (14.29%) Terraform
6 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (14.29%) Ansible
6 1 (14.29%) Docker
6 1 (14.29%) GitHub
6 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
6 1 (14.29%) Hazelcast
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (14.29%) Redis

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 (57.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
1 2 (28.57%) Serverless
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (14.29%) CloudFront
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) Hazelcast
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 4 (57.14%) Elastic Stack
2 4 (57.14%) Kafka
3 1 (14.29%) Memcached
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Mindset
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Code Coverage
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Service Design
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Go
3 4 (57.14%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) C
5 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Certification
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Grafana
1 4 (57.14%) Kibana
1 4 (57.14%) logstash
2 1 (14.29%) Ansible
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) Infor