Period
to 2 December 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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 657 490 701
Rank change year-on-year -167 +211 +89
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Cloud 97 46 82
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.46% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 75
10th Percentile £450 £416 £359
25th Percentile £504 £455 £513
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £500 £600
Median % change year-on-year +15.00% -16.67% +2.13%
75th Percentile £638 £654 £694
90th Percentile £693 £803 £775
UK median daily rate £553 £475 £600
% change year-on-year +16.42% -20.83% +2.13%

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 22,144 10,049 21,239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.03% 32.15% 28.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,824 6,927 14,094
10th Percentile £300 £263 £263
25th Percentile £413 £368 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £488 £475
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.63% -
75th Percentile £638 £600 £588
90th Percentile £738 £710 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 649 357 768
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.34 £11.85
25th Percentile £15.04 £16.75 £14.85
Median hourly rate £24.06 £27.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year -12.51% +34.15% +2.50%
75th Percentile £49.00 £45.25 £46.00
90th Percentile £64.75 £57.50 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £26.51 £20.50
% change year-on-year -5.70% +29.32% +2.50%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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 -174 58 £575 +9.52% 22
North of England - 9 £450 - 3
South East -93 7 £575 +25.00% 2
Yorkshire - 5 - - 1
West Midlands -73 4 £553 -3.83% 3
Midlands -74 4 £553 -3.83% 5
North West - 4 £450 - 1
East of England - 1 £550 - 2
Enterprise Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 72 (74.23%) Azure
2 52 (53.61%) DevOps
3 51 (52.58%) AWS
4 44 (45.36%) Finance
5 40 (41.24%) Infrastructure as Code
6 38 (39.18%) Terraform
7 37 (38.14%) Kubernetes
8 35 (36.08%) Python
9 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
10 30 (30.93%) Docker
10 30 (30.93%) GCP
11 26 (26.80%) Degree
12 24 (24.74%) Social Skills
13 23 (23.71%) Data Security
13 23 (23.71%) JavaScript
14 21 (21.65%) Java
14 21 (21.65%) SQL
15 20 (20.62%) Risk Management
15 20 (20.62%) PaaS
16 19 (19.59%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (19.59%) Data Protection
16 19 (19.59%) Legal
16 19 (19.59%) Financial Institution
17 18 (18.56%) Migration
17 18 (18.56%) AOP
17 18 (18.56%) Hedge funds
17 18 (18.56%) GDPR
17 18 (18.56%) Serverless
18 17 (17.53%) Data Centre
18 17 (17.53%) Microsoft

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 15 (15.46%) OpenStack
2 4 (4.12%) Confluence
3 2 (2.06%) Apache
3 2 (2.06%) nginx
3 2 (2.06%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.03%) Appian
4 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (2.06%) Open Workbench
4 1 (1.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 72 (74.23%) Azure
2 51 (52.58%) AWS
3 30 (30.93%) GCP
4 20 (20.62%) PaaS
5 18 (18.56%) Serverless
6 16 (16.49%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (16.49%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (14.43%) IaaS
7 14 (14.43%) SaaS
8 7 (7.22%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 7 (7.22%) Power Platform
9 6 (6.19%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 6 (6.19%) Microsoft 365
10 5 (5.15%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (5.15%) Azure Logic Apps
10 5 (5.15%) Azure Storage
11 4 (4.12%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (4.12%) Azure Synapse Analytics
11 4 (4.12%) GitHub
12 3 (3.09%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.25%) Network Security
2 6 (6.19%) DNS
3 4 (4.12%) Firewall
4 3 (3.09%) HTTP
4 3 (3.09%) VPN
5 2 (2.06%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.06%) WAN
6 1 (1.03%) DHCP
6 1 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (1.03%) LAN
6 1 (1.03%) NGN
6 1 (1.03%) SD-WAN
6 1 (1.03%) VSAN
6 1 (1.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.46%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (9.28%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (8.25%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.22%) Data Lake
4 7 (7.22%) Power BI
5 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
5 5 (5.15%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.15%) Redis
5 5 (5.15%) Tableau
6 4 (4.12%) Hadoop
6 4 (4.12%) HDInsight
7 3 (3.09%) Amazon Athena
7 3 (3.09%) Blockchain
7 3 (3.09%) Relational Database
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.03%) Big Data
8 1 (1.03%) OLAP
8 1 (1.03%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.25%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.22%) JIRA
4 3 (3.09%) Bitbucket
4 3 (3.09%) GitLab
4 3 (3.09%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.06%) SonarQube
6 1 (1.03%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.03%) Cypress.io
6 1 (1.03%) FishEye
6 1 (1.03%) JMeter
6 1 (1.03%) Postman
6 1 (1.03%) Robot Framework
6 1 (1.03%) Selenium
General
1 44 (45.36%) Finance
2 24 (24.74%) Social Skills
3 19 (19.59%) Financial Institution
3 19 (19.59%) Legal
4 7 (7.22%) Marketing
5 6 (6.19%) Law
6 5 (5.15%) Banking
6 5 (5.15%) Presentation Skills
7 4 (4.12%) Public Sector
8 3 (3.09%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.09%) Back Office
8 3 (3.09%) Electronics
8 3 (3.09%) Manufacturing
8 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
9 2 (2.06%) Billing
10 1 (1.03%) Automotive
10 1 (1.03%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (1.03%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (1.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 33 (34.02%) Architect
2 16 (16.49%) Cloud Architect
2 16 (16.49%) Security Architect
3 13 (13.40%) Azure Engineer
4 12 (12.37%) Azure Architect
4 12 (12.37%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (11.34%) AWS Architect
6 10 (10.31%) Developer
7 6 (6.19%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 6 (6.19%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Cloud Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.15%) Data Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Principal Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Principal Engineer
8 5 (5.15%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.09%) Analyst
9 3 (3.09%) Consultant
9 3 (3.09%) Design Engineer
9 3 (3.09%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.09%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) Node.js
2 7 (7.22%) JSON
3 6 (6.19%) React
4 5 (5.15%) Web Services
5 4 (4.12%) .NET
5 4 (4.12%) ADO
5 4 (4.12%) ARM Templates
5 4 (4.12%) HTML
5 4 (4.12%) Visualforce
6 3 (3.09%) Azure Blueprints
6 3 (3.09%) CSS
6 3 (3.09%) Flask
6 3 (3.09%) Lambda Expressions
6 3 (3.09%) REST
6 3 (3.09%) XML
6 3 (3.09%) XSLT
7 2 (2.06%) Middleware
7 2 (2.06%) NumPy
7 2 (2.06%) Pandas
7 2 (2.06%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.56%) Hedge funds
2 17 (17.53%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.25%) Public Cloud
4 7 (7.22%) Cloud Native
5 6 (6.19%) User Experience
6 4 (4.12%) Virtual Team
7 3 (3.09%) Robotics
8 2 (2.06%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.06%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (2.06%) Wiki
9 1 (1.03%) Credit Risk
9 1 (1.03%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.03%) FMCG
9 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (1.03%) PKI
9 1 (1.03%) PMI
9 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.28%) Linux
2 8 (8.25%) Windows
3 2 (2.06%) Unix
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (53.61%) DevOps
2 40 (41.24%) Infrastructure as Code
3 33 (34.02%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (23.71%) Data Security
5 20 (20.62%) Risk Management
6 19 (19.59%) Cybersecurity
6 19 (19.59%) Data Protection
7 18 (18.56%) AOP
7 18 (18.56%) Migration
8 16 (16.49%) Business Intelligence
8 16 (16.49%) Collaborative Working
8 16 (16.49%) Decision-Making
8 16 (16.49%) DevSecOps
8 16 (16.49%) Identity Management
8 16 (16.49%) Information Security
8 16 (16.49%) Privileged Access Management
8 16 (16.49%) Service Delivery
8 16 (16.49%) Vulnerability Management
9 15 (15.46%) Security Architecture
9 15 (15.46%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 35 (36.08%) Python
2 23 (23.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (21.65%) Java
3 21 (21.65%) SQL
4 16 (16.49%) PowerShell
5 15 (15.46%) C
5 15 (15.46%) C++
6 5 (5.15%) C#
6 5 (5.15%) TypeScript
7 4 (4.12%) Apex Code
8 3 (3.09%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.09%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.06%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.06%) Go
9 2 (2.06%) Ruby
10 1 (1.03%) Java 8
10 1 (1.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (26.80%) Degree
2 16 (16.49%) CISSP
3 11 (11.34%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.34%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (3.09%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (2.06%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
7 1 (1.03%) VCAP
7 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (18.56%) GDPR
2 3 (3.09%) NIST
3 2 (2.06%) QA
3 2 (2.06%) SLA
4 1 (1.03%) GRC
System Software
1 30 (30.93%) Docker
2 10 (10.31%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.03%) HDFS
5 1 (1.03%) vCloud
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (1.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 38 (39.18%) Terraform
2 37 (38.14%) Kubernetes
3 14 (14.43%) Ansible
4 3 (3.09%) Puppet
5 2 (2.06%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.03%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (1.03%) CASB
6 1 (1.03%) Computer Incident Response Team
6 1 (1.03%) Grafana
6 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (1.03%) Nagios
6 1 (1.03%) Prometheus
6 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 17 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.43%) Google
3 12 (12.37%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (7.22%) Oracle
5 6 (6.19%) SAP
6 4 (4.12%) Alibaba
6 4 (4.12%) Databricks
7 3 (3.09%) VMware
7 3 (3.09%) Workday
8 2 (2.06%) Splunk
9 1 (1.03%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.03%) Dell
9 1 (1.03%) ESET
9 1 (1.03%) New Relic
9 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.03%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
9 1 (1.03%) Sophos
9 1 (1.03%) Teradata
9 1 (1.03%) Veeam
9 1 (1.03%) Veritas