Period
to 4 August 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Cloud over the 6 months to 4 August 2021 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.

Enterprise Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
4 Aug 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 619 513 717
Rank change year-on-year -106 +204 +102
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Cloud 83 20 109
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.063% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.20% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 16 90
10th Percentile £435 £445 £468
25th Percentile £463 £477 £541
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £595 £650
Median % change year-on-year -11.76% -8.46% +10.64%
75th Percentile £638 £691 £725
90th Percentile £715 £726 £788
UK median daily rate £525 £558 £650
% change year-on-year -5.83% -14.23% +10.64%

Enterprise Cloud is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 17,811 9,905 24,473
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 30.73% 31.15% 29.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,205 6,720 16,260
10th Percentile £304 £264 £288
25th Percentile £409 £388 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £513 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £625 £613 £588
90th Percentile £722 £725 £675
UK median daily rate £500 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 337 816
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.42 £11.85
25th Percentile £15.30 £17.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate £24.75 £27.18 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -8.92% +32.56% -8.89%
75th Percentile £47.55 £47.25 £46.89
90th Percentile £62.00 £55.00 £53.00
UK median hourly rate £24.08 £26.22 £20.00
% change year-on-year -8.16% +31.10% -8.57%

Enterprise Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Enterprise Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Cloud in England

Enterprise Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Enterprise Cloud in England.

Daily rate trend for Enterprise Cloud in England

Enterprise Cloud
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Enterprise Cloud in England over the 6 months to 4 August 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Enterprise Cloud in England

Enterprise Cloud
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Cloud within the England region over the 6 months to 4 August 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
London -120 46 £600 +11.63% 20
North of England -30 13 £475 -24.00% 9
South East -38 12 £475 -30.66% 3
North West - 11 £488 - 7
Midlands -41 3 £425 -24.78% 4
East Midlands - 2 £419 -
Yorkshire -27 1 - - 2
West Midlands -44 1 £425 -24.78% 4
North East - 1 £425 -
Enterprise Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 4 August 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise 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 England region with a requirement for Enterprise Cloud.

1 45 (54.22%) Azure
2 42 (50.60%) AWS
3 38 (45.78%) DevOps
4 29 (34.94%) PaaS
5 28 (33.73%) Infrastructure as Code
6 26 (31.33%) Terraform
7 24 (28.92%) Finance
8 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (24.10%) Kubernetes
10 19 (22.89%) Docker
11 18 (21.69%) Python
12 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
13 16 (19.28%) Java
13 16 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (18.07%) Information Security
15 13 (15.66%) Linux
16 12 (14.46%) SQL
16 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
16 12 (14.46%) Migration
16 12 (14.46%) Data Security
16 12 (14.46%) SC Cleared
16 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
16 12 (14.46%) GCP
17 11 (13.25%) IaaS
17 11 (13.25%) Project Management
17 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
17 11 (13.25%) Windows
17 11 (13.25%) Public Sector
17 11 (13.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 10 (12.05%) Social Skills

Enterprise Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (6.02%) JBoss
1 5 (6.02%) OpenStack
1 5 (6.02%) Oracle Application Server
2 2 (2.41%) Apache
2 2 (2.41%) nginx
2 2 (2.41%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 45 (54.22%) Azure
2 42 (50.60%) AWS
3 29 (34.94%) PaaS
4 12 (14.46%) GCP
5 11 (13.25%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 11 (13.25%) IaaS
6 10 (12.05%) SaaS
7 8 (9.64%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (9.64%) Serverless
8 7 (8.43%) GitHub
9 6 (7.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (6.02%) Azure Logic Apps
10 5 (6.02%) Azure Storage
10 5 (6.02%) Microsoft 365
11 4 (4.82%) Amazon EKS
12 3 (3.61%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 2 (2.41%) AWS Lambda
14 1 (1.20%) Azure Data Factory
14 1 (1.20%) Dynamics 365
14 1 (1.20%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.84%) Network Security
2 7 (8.43%) DNS
2 7 (8.43%) Firewall
3 4 (4.82%) HTTP
4 2 (2.41%) Internet
4 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.20%) DHCP
5 1 (1.20%) Intranet
5 1 (1.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (1.20%) VLAN
5 1 (1.20%) VoIP
5 1 (1.20%) VPN
5 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) Azure SQL Database
1 8 (9.64%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (6.02%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.02%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (6.02%) Redis
3 3 (3.61%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.61%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.20%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.20%) MySQL
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.43%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.23%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle APEX
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (3.61%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (3.61%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.41%) GitLab
5 2 (2.41%) JIRA
6 1 (1.20%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.20%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.20%) Maven
6 1 (1.20%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (28.92%) Finance
2 11 (13.25%) Public Sector
3 10 (12.05%) Financial Institution
3 10 (12.05%) Social Skills
4 8 (9.64%) Banking
5 5 (6.02%) Legal
5 5 (6.02%) Presentation Skills
6 4 (4.82%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.82%) Marketing
6 4 (4.82%) Telecoms
7 3 (3.61%) Electronics
8 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.20%) Back Office
9 1 (1.20%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.20%) Front Office
9 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
9 1 (1.20%) Public Speaking
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Architect
2 16 (19.28%) Azure Engineer
3 12 (14.46%) Cloud Architect
4 10 (12.05%) AWS Engineer
5 8 (9.64%) DevOps Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 7 (8.43%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Azure Architect
7 6 (7.23%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.02%) Design Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (6.02%) Site Engineer
8 5 (6.02%) Site Reliability Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Banking Project Manager
9 4 (4.82%) IT Manager
9 4 (4.82%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.82%) Platform Engineer
9 4 (4.82%) Technical Leader
10 3 (3.61%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.84%) .NET
2 8 (9.64%) Node.js
3 5 (6.02%) REST
4 4 (4.82%) .NET Framework
4 4 (4.82%) ARM Templates
5 3 (3.61%) AngularJS
5 3 (3.61%) Django
5 3 (3.61%) React
5 3 (3.61%) Web Services
6 2 (2.41%) HTML
6 2 (2.41%) SOAP
7 1 (1.20%) .NET Core
7 1 (1.20%) Middleware
7 1 (1.20%) OAuth
7 1 (1.20%) OpenLayers
7 1 (1.20%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.20%) Spring
7 1 (1.20%) XML
7 1 (1.20%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) Cloud Native
2 7 (8.43%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.43%) Legacy Applications
3 5 (6.02%) Hedge funds
4 4 (4.82%) Credit Risk
4 4 (4.82%) PMI
4 4 (4.82%) Virtual Team
5 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.61%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.41%) Wiki
7 1 (1.20%) Clustering
7 1 (1.20%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (1.20%) Robotics
7 1 (1.20%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.20%) Smart Meter
7 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Linux
2 11 (13.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.41%) Unix
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.20%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.78%) DevOps
2 28 (33.73%) Infrastructure as Code
3 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (18.07%) Information Security
6 12 (14.46%) Data Security
6 12 (14.46%) Migration
7 11 (13.25%) Project Management
8 10 (12.05%) Risk Management
8 10 (12.05%) SDLC
9 9 (10.84%) Cloud Operations
9 9 (10.84%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (10.84%) Scrum
9 9 (10.84%) Security Architecture
9 9 (10.84%) Service Design
10 8 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (9.64%) Data Protection
10 8 (9.64%) DevSecOps
10 8 (9.64%) Incident Management
10 8 (9.64%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.69%) Python
2 17 (20.48%) PowerShell
3 16 (19.28%) Java
4 12 (14.46%) SQL
5 11 (13.25%) JavaScript
6 6 (7.23%) C++
7 5 (6.02%) C
8 4 (4.82%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.61%) C#
10 2 (2.41%) Go
10 2 (2.41%) PHP
11 1 (1.20%) Java 8
11 1 (1.20%) Scala
11 1 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) SC Cleared
1 12 (14.46%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.64%) Degree
3 6 (7.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.02%) CISSP
5 4 (4.82%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.41%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.20%) AWS Certification
7 1 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.84%) NIST
2 6 (7.23%) GDPR
3 3 (3.61%) GRC
3 3 (3.61%) QA
4 1 (1.20%) PMO
4 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (22.89%) Docker
2 10 (12.05%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (1.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (31.33%) Terraform
2 20 (24.10%) Kubernetes
3 8 (9.64%) Ansible
4 4 (4.82%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (4.82%) Puppet
5 1 (1.20%) CASB
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Incident Response Team
5 1 (1.20%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) Istio
5 1 (1.20%) Nagios
Vendors
1 12 (14.46%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.64%) Oracle
3 5 (6.02%) SAP
4 3 (3.61%) Google
4 3 (3.61%) Splunk
5 2 (2.41%) HP
5 2 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 1 (1.20%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco
6 1 (1.20%) Meraki
6 1 (1.20%) New Relic
6 1 (1.20%) Qualtrics
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.20%) Veritas
6 1 (1.20%) Workday