Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 145 137
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 12 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.42% 0.096% 0.032%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.52% 0.88% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 0
East Midlands median daily rate £475 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
England median daily rate £550 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £55.00 - -

Virtual Private Cloud 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 476 339 223
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 16.59% 10.88% 7.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 213 152
East Midlands median daily rate £405 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% -8.57% +19.86%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £306
90th Percentile £563 £538 £625
England median daily rate £480 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +2.13% +4.44% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
East Midlands median hourly rate £11.75 £10.75 £11.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.30% -6.52% -36.11%
10th Percentile £10.35 £10.38 £9.70
90th Percentile £13.60 £11.13 £17.70
England median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.61
% change year-on-year -9.52% +7.09% -14.74%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the East Midlands

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the East Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Private Cloud in the East Midlands

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in the East Midlands

Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 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
Nottinghamshire -4 6 £500 +11.11%
Northamptonshire - 6 £400 -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Private 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 Virtual Private Cloud.

1 12 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (91.67%) Ansible
3 9 (75.00%) DevOps
4 8 (66.67%) Unix
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
5 7 (58.33%) Python
5 7 (58.33%) ETL
6 6 (50.00%) SQL
6 6 (50.00%) Web Services
6 6 (50.00%) Open Source
6 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
6 6 (50.00%) Route 53
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon Glacier
6 6 (50.00%) Amazon Aurora
7 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
7 5 (41.67%) Analytics
7 5 (41.67%) Splunk
7 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
8 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
9 2 (16.67%) Docker
9 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity

Virtual Private 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (100.00%) Amazon S3
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon ELB
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon EMR
2 6 (50.00%) Amazon Glacier
2 6 (50.00%) Route 53
3 1 (8.33%) Stackdriver
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon Aurora
1 6 (50.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 6 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) AWS Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Data Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Developer
4 2 (16.67%) AWS Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Cloud Specialist
4 2 (16.67%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
1 8 (66.67%) Unix
2 5 (41.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) DevOps
2 7 (58.33%) ETL
3 6 (50.00%) Open Source
4 5 (41.67%) Analytics
4 5 (41.67%) Data Analytics
5 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (16.67%) Task Automation
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (8.33%) Migration
7 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Python
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (91.67%) Ansible
2 6 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Splunk
2 1 (8.33%) Dynatrace