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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 4 July 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.

Cloud Native
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 104 84 120
Rank change year-on-year -20 +36 +64
Contract jobs citing Cloud Native 38 41 1
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 1.50% 2.04% 0.049%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.17% 5.90% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 0
10th Percentile £500 - -
25th Percentile £512 £491 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £636 £529 -
Median % change year-on-year +20.27% - -
75th Percentile £738 £538 -
90th Percentile £802 £628 -
England median daily rate £650 £550 £558
% change year-on-year +18.18% -1.35% -7.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £61.81 - -
Median hourly rate £63.62 - -
75th Percentile £65.42 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £63.62 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year +6.03% - -

Cloud Native 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 of England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 735 695 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.11% 34.54% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 476 400 389
10th Percentile £185 £137 £205
25th Percentile £306 £205 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £490 £391 £450
Median % change year-on-year +25.24% -13.06% -
75th Percentile £588 £501 £525
90th Percentile £700 £550 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 76 42
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.03 £15.30
25th Percentile £16.75 £16.00 £19.22
Median hourly rate £32.98 £28.75 £22.95
Median % change year-on-year +14.71% +25.29% +48.05%
75th Percentile £50.61 £47.06 £31.50
90th Percentile £66.00 £57.00 £48.38
England median hourly rate £26.50 £25.00 £24.70
% change year-on-year +6.00% +1.21% +17.62%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in the East of England

Cloud Native
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Cloud Native in the East of England

Cloud Native
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Cloud Native in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Cloud Native in the East of England

Cloud Native
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 Native within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 July 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
Hertfordshire -1 28 £673 +28.27% 6
Essex - 3 £500 - 1
Suffolk - 3 £485 - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £650 -
Norfolk -14 1 £700 +31.46%
Cambridgeshire -22 1 - -
Cloud Native
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Native 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 Native.

1 30 (78.95%) Agile
2 29 (76.32%) DevOps
3 26 (68.42%) Infrastructure as Code
4 24 (63.16%) Azure
5 19 (50.00%) Jenkins
6 18 (47.37%) Apache Spark
6 18 (47.37%) Python
7 17 (44.74%) Kubernetes
7 17 (44.74%) Elasticsearch
8 16 (42.11%) Go
8 16 (42.11%) Data Engineering
8 16 (42.11%) DataOps
8 16 (42.11%) C++
8 16 (42.11%) Scala
8 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
8 16 (42.11%) Kafka
9 15 (39.47%) Data Governance
9 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
9 15 (39.47%) JIRA
9 15 (39.47%) PhD
9 15 (39.47%) Publishing
9 15 (39.47%) MLOps
9 15 (39.47%) Azure DevOps
9 15 (39.47%) CircleCI
9 15 (39.47%) Data Ingestion
9 15 (39.47%) Data Science
10 13 (34.21%) GCP
11 12 (31.58%) Microservices
11 12 (31.58%) Social Skills
11 12 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical

Cloud Native
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 18 (47.37%) Apache Spark
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
3 3 (7.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.63%) IIS
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 24 (63.16%) Azure
2 15 (39.47%) Azure DevOps
3 13 (34.21%) GCP
4 8 (21.05%) Slack
5 5 (13.16%) AWS
6 4 (10.53%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 4 (10.53%) Azure Service Bus
6 4 (10.53%) Power Platform
7 3 (7.89%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (7.89%) GitHub
7 3 (7.89%) Serverless
8 2 (5.26%) Amazon SageMaker
8 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (5.26%) Google Workspace
8 2 (5.26%) IaaS
8 2 (5.26%) SAP Commerce Cloud
9 1 (2.63%) Amazon S3
9 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
9 1 (2.63%) PaaS
9 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) NAS
1 2 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (44.74%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (21.05%) Parquet
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
4 4 (10.53%) Big Data
4 4 (10.53%) Hadoop
4 4 (10.53%) Power BI
5 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Data Lake
6 1 (2.63%) Geospatial Data
6 1 (2.63%) Neo4j
6 1 (2.63%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Presto
6 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.63%) Stardog
Development Applications
1 19 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 15 (39.47%) CircleCI
2 15 (39.47%) JIRA
3 3 (7.89%) Cucumber
3 3 (7.89%) Gradle
3 3 (7.89%) Grunt
3 3 (7.89%) Maven
3 3 (7.89%) Selenium
3 3 (7.89%) Sonatype Nexus
3 3 (7.89%) webpack
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (39.47%) Publishing
2 12 (31.58%) Pharmaceutical
2 12 (31.58%) Social Skills
3 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (15.79%) Finance
5 2 (5.26%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (5.26%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Public Sector
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Data Engineer
2 11 (28.95%) Architect
2 11 (28.95%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) DataOps Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 8 (21.05%) Senior DevOps
3 8 (21.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (18.42%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (15.79%) Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Data Architect
7 4 (10.53%) GCP Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Data Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior UI Developer
9 2 (5.26%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (5.26%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (42.11%) Kafka
2 8 (21.05%) JWT
2 8 (21.05%) OAuth
2 8 (21.05%) OAuth2
3 5 (13.16%) .NET
3 5 (13.16%) React
4 4 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.53%) HTML
4 4 (10.53%) HTML5
4 4 (10.53%) RESTful
4 4 (10.53%) Web Services
4 4 (10.53%) XML
5 3 (7.89%) CSS
5 3 (7.89%) JSP
5 3 (7.89%) JSR 170
5 3 (7.89%) OSGi
5 3 (7.89%) Spring
5 3 (7.89%) Spring Boot
5 3 (7.89%) Vue.js
5 3 (7.89%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (7.89%) Virtual Team
3 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.63%) Data Fabric
4 1 (2.63%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (78.95%) Agile
2 29 (76.32%) DevOps
3 26 (68.42%) Infrastructure as Code
4 16 (42.11%) Data Engineering
4 16 (42.11%) DataOps
4 16 (42.11%) Software Engineering
5 15 (39.47%) Computer Science
5 15 (39.47%) Data Governance
5 15 (39.47%) Data Ingestion
5 15 (39.47%) Data Science
5 15 (39.47%) MLOps
6 12 (31.58%) Microservices
7 10 (26.32%) SDLC
7 10 (26.32%) Workflow
8 9 (23.68%) CI/CD
8 9 (23.68%) Data Architecture
9 8 (21.05%) GitOps
9 8 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
9 8 (21.05%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 18 (47.37%) Python
2 16 (42.11%) C++
2 16 (42.11%) Go
2 16 (42.11%) Scala
3 8 (21.05%) Java
4 4 (10.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.53%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) Groovy
6 2 (5.26%) C#
7 1 (2.63%) Bash
7 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.63%) Ruby
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) PhD
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
3 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) NCSC
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (44.74%) Kubernetes
2 5 (13.16%) Ansible
2 5 (13.16%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Google
3 5 (13.16%) Oracle
4 4 (10.53%) Cloudera
5 3 (7.89%) Adobe
6 2 (5.26%) Databricks
6 2 (5.26%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) ESRI
7 1 (2.63%) Ping Identity
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat