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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 8 August 2022 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
8 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 86 80 47
Rank change year-on-year -6 -33 +55
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 7 7 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.51% 0.59% 2.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.80% 2.24% 9.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 9
10th Percentile £343 £463 -
25th Percentile £431 £464 £500
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £613 £475 £525
Median % change year-on-year +28.95% -9.52% +5.00%
75th Percentile £659 £650 £570
90th Percentile £704 £748 £578
England median daily rate £600 £550 £540
% change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% -1.82%

Public Cloud is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 388 312 218
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 28.24% 26.20% 30.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 210 116
10th Percentile £198 £207 £160
25th Percentile £319 £311 £263
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £400 £350
Median % change year-on-year +16.25% +14.29% -12.50%
75th Percentile £550 £509 £462
90th Percentile £650 £626 £525
England median daily rate £550 £515 £500
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 30 21
10th Percentile £15.55 £10.19 £12.36
25th Percentile £16.25 £13.91 £14.89
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% -25.00% +40.06%
75th Percentile £23.75 £22.50 £45.00
90th Percentile £28.75 £25.69 £49.50
England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £27.43
% change year-on-year +6.00% -8.84% +30.88%

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 8 August 2022.

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 8 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Northamptonshire - 4 £556 - 1
Nottinghamshire +1 2 £705 +12.80% 5
Leicestershire -10 1 £325 -30.11% 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2022, 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 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 4 (57.14%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Social Skills
3 3 (42.86%) AWS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) DNS
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Agile
4 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (14.29%) SD-WAN
5 1 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Transfer
5 1 (14.29%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (14.29%) Meraki
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) GCP
5 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Patch Management

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 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Azure
1 4 (57.14%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) AWS
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) GCP
4 1 (14.29%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) SD-WAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Social Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Presentation Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Security Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) CentOS
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Ubuntu
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile
1 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Cryptography
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Knowledge Transfer
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Patch Management
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SIEM
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Certification
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Meraki
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) VMware