Period
to 20 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Hybrid Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Hybrid Cloud over the 6 months to 20 October 2019 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.

Hybrid Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 493 549 646
Rank change year-on-year +56 +97 +33
Contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud 293 329 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 1.07% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 227 117
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £394 £354 £425
90th Percentile £731 £688 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 1
England median hourly rate £80.00 - £65.00
UK median hourly rate £80.00 £35.00 £65.00
% change year-on-year +128.57% -46.15% -

Hybrid 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 24,249 30,622 30,468
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.46% 32.74% 33.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15,560 20,157 20,135
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £264 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 927 952 921
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £11.34 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Hybrid Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Hybrid Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hybrid Cloud in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid Cloud
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Hybrid Cloud in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid Cloud
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hybrid Cloud in England over the 6 months to 20 October 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid 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 Hybrid Cloud within the England region over the 6 months to 20 October 2019. 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 +86 124 £625 +9.41% 45
South East +21 54 £550 -8.33% 18
North of England +35 42 £494 +9.72% 27
Midlands +57 41 £513 +2.50% 16
West Midlands +39 35 £469 -21.88% 11
North West +18 25 £550 +22.22% 13
South West -17 21 £550 +10.00% 3
Yorkshire +38 17 £450 +5.88% 9
East of England +10 12 £448 -8.67% 6
East Midlands +27 5 £569 -5.21% 5
North East +9 1 £450 -14.29% 5
Hybrid Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Hybrid 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 Hybrid Cloud.

1 181 (61.77%) Azure
2 142 (48.46%) AWS
3 97 (33.11%) Microsoft
4 94 (32.08%) DevOps
5 90 (30.72%) Migration
6 84 (28.67%) PaaS
7 75 (25.60%) IaaS
7 75 (25.60%) Data Centre
8 67 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
9 64 (21.84%) Public Cloud
10 55 (18.77%) Firewall
11 54 (18.43%) SaaS
12 53 (18.09%) VMware
12 53 (18.09%) Windows
13 50 (17.06%) PowerShell
14 47 (16.04%) Office 365
15 46 (15.70%) Web Services
16 45 (15.36%) GCP
17 42 (14.33%) Terraform
18 40 (13.65%) Docker
19 39 (13.31%) Kubernetes
20 37 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
20 37 (12.63%) Linux
21 36 (12.29%) Ansible
22 35 (11.95%) Active Directory
22 35 (11.95%) Finance
23 34 (11.60%) VPN
24 33 (11.26%) Microsoft Office
25 30 (10.24%) Security Cleared
26 29 (9.90%) Cisco

Hybrid 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 16 (5.46%) OpenStack
2 8 (2.73%) Confluence
3 6 (2.05%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.05%) IIS
3 6 (2.05%) nginx
4 4 (1.37%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.37%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (11.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 181 (61.77%) Azure
2 142 (48.46%) AWS
3 84 (28.67%) PaaS
4 75 (25.60%) IaaS
5 54 (18.43%) SaaS
6 47 (16.04%) Office 365
7 45 (15.36%) GCP
8 16 (5.46%) Azure Active Directory
8 16 (5.46%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 16 (5.46%) OpenShift
9 10 (3.41%) Serverless
10 9 (3.07%) GitHub
11 8 (2.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (1.71%) AWS CloudFormation
12 5 (1.71%) Azure Functions
12 5 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
13 4 (1.37%) Power Platform
14 3 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
14 3 (1.02%) Amazon S3
14 3 (1.02%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 55 (18.77%) Firewall
2 34 (11.60%) VPN
3 23 (7.85%) Network Security
4 19 (6.48%) SAN
5 18 (6.14%) DNS
5 18 (6.14%) WAN
6 17 (5.80%) Cisco Firepower
6 17 (5.80%) Internet
6 17 (5.80%) TCP/IP
7 16 (5.46%) NAS
8 15 (5.12%) Reverse Proxy
9 14 (4.78%) VSAN
10 11 (3.75%) iSCSI
11 8 (2.73%) DHCP
12 7 (2.39%) BGP
13 6 (2.05%) Wireless
14 5 (1.71%) DMZ
14 5 (1.71%) SSL
15 4 (1.37%) Software-Defined Networking
16 3 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.39%) Big Data
2 7 (2.39%) MySQL
3 5 (1.71%) Data Lake
4 4 (1.37%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.02%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.02%) InterSystems Cache
5 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.68%) Power BI
6 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.34%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.34%) Cloudera CDH
7 1 (0.34%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.34%) OLTP
7 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (6.83%) Jenkins
2 13 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.75%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (3.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 9 (3.07%) JIRA
6 5 (1.71%) Checkstyle
7 4 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.37%) CA Gen
7 4 (1.37%) GitLab
8 3 (1.02%) Artifactory
8 3 (1.02%) Robot Framework
8 3 (1.02%) Travis CI
9 2 (0.68%) CF BOSH
9 2 (0.68%) Maven
9 2 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.68%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.34%) ERwin
10 1 (0.34%) JUnit
10 1 (0.34%) Subversion
General
1 35 (11.95%) Finance
2 16 (5.46%) Public Sector
3 9 (3.07%) Banking
4 6 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.37%) Law
5 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.68%) Electronics
7 2 (0.68%) Marketing
7 2 (0.68%) Police
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.34%) Legal
8 1 (0.34%) Retail
Job Titles
1 137 (46.76%) Architect
2 57 (19.45%) Cloud Architect
3 45 (15.36%) DevOps Engineer
4 41 (13.99%) Solutions Architect
5 36 (12.29%) Azure Architect
6 34 (11.60%) AWS Architect
7 33 (11.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 22 (7.51%) Security Architect
9 18 (6.14%) Azure Engineer
10 16 (5.46%) AWS Engineer
11 14 (4.78%) Senior Architect
12 13 (4.44%) Data Architect
12 13 (4.44%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.75%) Cloud Solutions Architect
13 11 (3.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 11 (3.75%) VMware Architect
14 10 (3.41%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 9 (3.07%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
15 9 (3.07%) Data Centre Architect
15 9 (3.07%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (15.70%) Web Services
2 14 (4.78%) .NET
3 9 (3.07%) Kafka
4 7 (2.39%) LDAP
5 6 (2.05%) Elastic Stack
5 6 (2.05%) J2EE
5 6 (2.05%) JSON
5 6 (2.05%) Spring
5 6 (2.05%) Spring Boot
6 4 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
6 4 (1.37%) RESTful
7 2 (0.68%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.68%) CSS
7 2 (0.68%) HTML
7 2 (0.68%) HTML5
7 2 (0.68%) Node.js
7 2 (0.68%) SailPoint
8 1 (0.34%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.34%) OAuth
8 1 (0.34%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (25.60%) Data Centre
2 64 (21.84%) Public Cloud
3 23 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.80%) Cloud Native
5 14 (4.78%) Replication
6 13 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
8 8 (2.73%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (2.39%) Private Cloud
10 6 (2.05%) PKI
11 5 (1.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 4 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (1.37%) Microsoft Licensing
12 4 (1.37%) User Experience
13 3 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
14 2 (0.68%) CCTV
14 2 (0.68%) iPhone
14 2 (0.68%) NHS
15 1 (0.34%) CMDB
15 1 (0.34%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 53 (18.09%) Windows
2 37 (12.63%) Linux
3 19 (6.48%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.39%) Unix
4 7 (2.39%) Windows 10
4 7 (2.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.37%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.02%) Android
6 3 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.68%) VMS
7 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (32.08%) DevOps
2 90 (30.72%) Migration
3 67 (22.87%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (9.56%) Problem-Solving
5 27 (9.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 25 (8.53%) Configuration Management
7 24 (8.19%) Microservices
8 23 (7.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 22 (7.51%) DevSecOps
9 22 (7.51%) Information Security
10 21 (7.17%) Computer Science
10 21 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 21 (7.17%) ITIL
10 21 (7.17%) Presales
10 21 (7.17%) Scrum
11 20 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (6.83%) TOGAF
12 19 (6.48%) Project Delivery
13 18 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (6.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (17.06%) PowerShell
2 23 (7.85%) SQL
3 21 (7.17%) Python
4 19 (6.48%) Java
5 16 (5.46%) Bash Shell
5 16 (5.46%) C#
6 6 (2.05%) Java 8
6 6 (2.05%) Ruby
7 5 (1.71%) Perl
8 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.37%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.02%) C
9 3 (1.02%) Scala
10 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (10.24%) Security Cleared
2 27 (9.22%) Degree
3 22 (7.51%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.41%) CISSP
5 9 (3.07%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (2.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.05%) DV Cleared
7 6 (2.05%) SANS
8 5 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.37%) TOGAF Certification
10 3 (1.02%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.02%) CCNP
10 3 (1.02%) CEH
10 3 (1.02%) CISM
10 3 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.02%) MCP
11 2 (0.68%) CISMP
12 1 (0.34%) CCDA
12 1 (0.34%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.75%) QA
2 9 (3.07%) NCSC
3 7 (2.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.71%) GDPR
4 5 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.68%) COBIT
5 2 (0.68%) SLA
6 1 (0.34%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 40 (13.65%) Docker
2 37 (12.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (11.95%) Active Directory
4 19 (6.48%) vSphere
5 18 (6.14%) VMware NSX
6 17 (5.80%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (4.10%) NFS
8 11 (3.75%) VMFS
8 11 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
9 7 (2.39%) Virtual Desktop
10 4 (1.37%) Hyper-V
11 3 (1.02%) KVM
11 3 (1.02%) Xen
12 2 (0.68%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.34%) Shibboleth
13 1 (0.34%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 42 (14.33%) Terraform
2 39 (13.31%) Kubernetes
3 36 (12.29%) Ansible
4 20 (6.83%) vRealize
5 19 (6.48%) Puppet
6 18 (6.14%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (6.14%) vCenter Server
7 12 (4.10%) Single Sign-On
8 11 (3.75%) logstash
8 11 (3.75%) vMotion
9 9 (3.07%) SCCM
10 6 (2.05%) Kibana
10 6 (2.05%) Salt
10 6 (2.05%) SCOM
11 5 (1.71%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (1.71%) collectd
11 5 (1.71%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (1.71%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 5 (1.71%) Zipkin
12 3 (1.02%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 97 (33.11%) Microsoft
2 53 (18.09%) VMware
3 29 (9.90%) Cisco
4 21 (7.17%) Google
5 15 (5.12%) Workday
6 12 (4.10%) F5
7 11 (3.75%) IBM
7 11 (3.75%) Oracle
8 10 (3.41%) HP
9 8 (2.73%) Fortinet
10 7 (2.39%) Alibaba
10 7 (2.39%) CheckPoint
10 7 (2.39%) Splunk
11 5 (1.71%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.71%) BMC
11 5 (1.71%) Dynatrace
11 5 (1.71%) Forcepoint
11 5 (1.71%) Intel
11 5 (1.71%) New Relic
11 5 (1.71%) Red Hat