Period
to 27 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 27 November 2021 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.

Public Cloud
England > East Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 84 60 95
Rank change year-on-year -24 +35 +38
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 18 9 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.16% 1.25% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.19% 3.88% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 11
10th Percentile £523 " £425
25th Percentile £568 " £444
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £625 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% - +42.86%
75th Percentile £643 " £557
90th Percentile £685 " £600
England median daily rate £600 £538 £550
% change year-on-year +11.63% -2.27% -

Public Cloud 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 430 232 472
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 27.60% 32.31% 25.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 137 269
10th Percentile £180 £168 £185
25th Percentile £314 £285 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £350 £405
Median % change year-on-year +21.43% -13.58% +1.25%
75th Percentile £514 £419 £500
90th Percentile £600 £513 £565
England median daily rate £525 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 16 40
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.31 £11.63
25th Percentile £14.61 £14.15 £14.13
Median hourly rate £16.83 £16.47 £15.75
Median % change year-on-year +2.16% +4.57% +5.85%
75th Percentile £21.75 £22.50 £17.19
90th Percentile £24.08 £40.63 £45.00
England median hourly rate £24.08 £27.87 £20.50
% change year-on-year -13.60% +35.95% +2.50%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the East Midlands

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Public Cloud in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Public Cloud in the East Midlands

Public Cloud
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Public Cloud in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in the East Midlands

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -20 10 £643 +28.60% 5
Northamptonshire - 4 £625 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Public 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 15 (83.33%) Social Skills
2 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (72.22%) Problem-Solving
4 12 (66.67%) Azure
4 12 (66.67%) Business Analysis
4 12 (66.67%) Migration
5 11 (61.11%) DNS
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) Firewall
5 11 (61.11%) TOGAF
5 11 (61.11%) SaaS
5 11 (61.11%) PaaS
5 11 (61.11%) IaaS
6 10 (55.56%) Microservices
6 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 10 (55.56%) Oracle
6 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 10 (55.56%) Windows
6 10 (55.56%) Linux
7 9 (50.00%) JBoss
7 9 (50.00%) AIX
7 9 (50.00%) ITIL
7 9 (50.00%) Unix
7 9 (50.00%) DB2
7 9 (50.00%) SAP
7 9 (50.00%) SQL
7 9 (50.00%) MySQL
7 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (50.00%) Citrix
7 9 (50.00%) Software AG

Public Cloud
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 9 (50.00%) JBoss
1 9 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 9 (50.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 12 (66.67%) Azure
2 11 (61.11%) IaaS
2 11 (61.11%) PaaS
2 11 (61.11%) SaaS
3 9 (50.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 9 (50.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (5.56%) AWS
4 1 (5.56%) GCP
4 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) DNS
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 9 (50.00%) DHCP
2 9 (50.00%) MPLS
2 9 (50.00%) PBX
2 9 (50.00%) SD-WAN
2 9 (50.00%) Skype
2 9 (50.00%) VoIP
2 9 (50.00%) VPN
2 9 (50.00%) WAN
2 9 (50.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (50.00%) DB2
2 9 (50.00%) MySQL
2 9 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.56%) Postman
General
1 15 (83.33%) Social Skills
2 6 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Military
4 1 (5.56%) Police
4 1 (5.56%) Public Sector
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Architect
2 11 (61.11%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (44.44%) Designer
4 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Designer
4 8 (44.44%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 8 (44.44%) IT Architect
4 8 (44.44%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 8 (44.44%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (22.22%) Analyst
5 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (16.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (16.67%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Financial Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
6 3 (16.67%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) Middleware
1 9 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) JSON
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (5.56%) Play Framework
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
1 10 (55.56%) Windows
1 10 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 9 (50.00%) AIX
2 9 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 12 (66.67%) Migration
4 11 (61.11%) TOGAF
5 10 (55.56%) Microservices
6 9 (50.00%) Business Continuity
6 9 (50.00%) Data Protection
6 9 (50.00%) Decision-Making
6 9 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (50.00%) Due Diligence
6 9 (50.00%) High Availability
6 9 (50.00%) Identity Management
6 9 (50.00%) ITIL
6 9 (50.00%) Remediation Plan
6 9 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 9 (50.00%) Service Management
6 9 (50.00%) Storage Management
7 8 (44.44%) Conflict Resolution
8 5 (27.78%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Go
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Ruby
2 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) COBIT
1 9 (50.00%) GDPR
1 9 (50.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (5.56%) Accessibility
2 1 (5.56%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (5.56%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 9 (50.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 9 (50.00%) Cisco
3 9 (50.00%) Citrix
3 9 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 9 (50.00%) SAP
3 9 (50.00%) Software AG
4 1 (5.56%) Google