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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 23 May 2022 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
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 85 - 70
Rank change year-on-year - - +47
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 4 0 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.29% - 0.91%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.93% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
10th Percentile £410 - £519
25th Percentile £425 - £525
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 - £547
Median % change year-on-year - - +45.79%
75th Percentile - - £576
90th Percentile - - £578
England median daily rate £570 £500 £568
% change year-on-year +14.00% -12.03% -2.84%

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 431 312 310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 31.46% 32.98% 28.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 226 184
10th Percentile £163 £125 £191
25th Percentile £313 £217 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £519 £488 £501
90th Percentile £629 £588 £577
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 12
10th Percentile £13.80 £10.00 -
25th Percentile £16.05 £11.22 £11.63
Median hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £17.50
Median % change year-on-year +28.33% -14.29% +34.10%
75th Percentile £23.75 £21.96 £20.38
90th Percentile £32.05 £26.94 £45.41
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £20.00
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.25% +2.56%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Virtual Private Cloud as a proportion 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

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

Daily rate trend 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 23 May 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 - 3 £425 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 1 £450 -
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (100.00%) Serverless
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) Docker
3 1 (25.00%) GCP
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Derivative
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 4 (100.00%) AWS
1 4 (100.00%) AWS Lambda
1 4 (100.00%) Serverless
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ECS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EKS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Fargate
2 1 (25.00%) GCP
2 1 (25.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) BGP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) GLBP
1 1 (25.00%) HSRP
1 1 (25.00%) IPsec
1 1 (25.00%) MPLS
1 1 (25.00%) OSPF
1 1 (25.00%) RIP
1 1 (25.00%) VPN
1 1 (25.00%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) AWS Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (75.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (25.00%) Storage Management
3 1 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
1 1 (25.00%) NFS
1 1 (25.00%) pfSense
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) CloudForms
1 1 (25.00%) HAProxy
1 1 (25.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
1 1 (25.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) VMware