Period
to 26 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 26 September 2021 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.

Cloud Computing
England > East of England
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 90 166
Rank change year-on-year -46 +76 +20
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 2 15
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.17% 0.36%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.55% 0.63% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £525 £400
Median % change year-on-year -11.90% +31.25% -5.88%
England median daily rate £550 £500 £525
% change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +2.44%

Cloud Computing 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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 723 319 929
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.94% 27.60% 22.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 463 215 618
10th Percentile £186 £251 £264
25th Percentile £313 £362 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £550 £538 £545
90th Percentile £625 £600 £625
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 16 12
10th Percentile £12.25 £16.43 £15.00
25th Percentile £12.75 £19.41 £15.19
Median hourly rate £18.00 £21.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -14.29% +27.27% -5.71%
75th Percentile £27.00 £51.25 £17.50
90th Percentile £46.07 £59.75 £25.15
England median hourly rate £20.51 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -4.60% +2.38% +20.00%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the East of England

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Cloud Computing in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in the East of England

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the East of England region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Hertfordshire -38 4 £463 -11.90% 4
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 of England region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 3 (75.00%) IBM Domino
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (75.00%) Xerox
1 3 (75.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Runbook
1 3 (75.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) KVM
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (75.00%) IBM Domino
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Environment And Release Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Release Manager
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Debian
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) SUSE
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Proactive Monitoring
1 3 (75.00%) Project Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Release Management
1 3 (75.00%) Runbook
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) KVM
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (25.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Xerox
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware