Period
to 22 January 2020

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 22 January 2020 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
22 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 455 484 632
Rank change year-on-year +29 +148 +31
Contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud 279 404 227
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.44% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.36% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 247 122
England median daily rate £590 £505 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.83% -3.81% +2.24%
10th Percentile £400 £368 £378
90th Percentile £739 £625 £675
UK median daily rate £581 £503 £500
% change year-on-year +15.67% +0.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
England median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £80.00 £35.00 -
% change year-on-year +128.57% - -

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 20,710 29,644 30,418
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 31.33% 32.46% 33.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,236 19,521 20,390
England median daily rate £473 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.53% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £258 £281 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £660
UK median daily rate £455 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -4.21% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 897 902 883
England median hourly rate £23.63 £20.72 £20.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.02% +0.31% +3.28%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £53.00 £48.75 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £24.12 £20.25 £20.94
% change year-on-year +19.11% -3.27% +4.68%

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 22 January 2020.

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
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 22 January 2020. 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 +90 113 £625 +13.64% 33
North of England +9 59 £593 +18.50% 18
South East +53 49 £550 +4.76% 17
North West +12 39 £593 +13.94% 8
Midlands +39 37 £513 -6.82% 8
West Midlands +36 33 £513 -6.82% 5
South West +4 18 £615 +53.75% 6
Yorkshire +18 12 £475 +11.76% 5
North East +9 8 - - 5
East Midlands +32 4 £419 -30.21% 3
East of England +5 2 - - 6
Hybrid Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2020, 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.

1 182 (65.23%) Azure
2 135 (48.39%) AWS
3 92 (32.97%) Microsoft
4 91 (32.62%) Migration
5 85 (30.47%) DevOps
6 74 (26.52%) Data Centre
7 71 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
8 70 (25.09%) Public Cloud
9 69 (24.73%) PaaS
10 62 (22.22%) IaaS
11 60 (21.51%) VMware
12 54 (19.35%) SaaS
13 51 (18.28%) Kubernetes
14 48 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (16.13%) Windows
15 45 (16.13%) GCP
16 43 (15.41%) Docker
16 43 (15.41%) Office 365
16 43 (15.41%) PowerShell
17 39 (13.98%) Web Services
17 39 (13.98%) Firewall
18 38 (13.62%) Public Sector
19 34 (12.19%) Terraform
20 32 (11.47%) Linux
21 31 (11.11%) Cisco
21 31 (11.11%) Finance
22 30 (10.75%) vSphere
23 29 (10.39%) Ansible
23 29 (10.39%) VPN
24 28 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management

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 12 (4.30%) OpenStack
2 9 (3.23%) nginx
3 7 (2.51%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.15%) IIS
5 3 (1.08%) Confluence
5 3 (1.08%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.72%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.36%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.79%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 182 (65.23%) Azure
2 135 (48.39%) AWS
3 69 (24.73%) PaaS
4 62 (22.22%) IaaS
5 54 (19.35%) SaaS
6 45 (16.13%) GCP
7 43 (15.41%) Office 365
8 20 (7.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 14 (5.02%) OpenShift
10 12 (4.30%) GitHub
11 8 (2.87%) Serverless
12 7 (2.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (2.15%) Amazon S3
13 6 (2.15%) Azure Active Directory
14 5 (1.79%) Azure Data Factory
14 5 (1.79%) Azure Functions
14 5 (1.79%) Cloud Computing
14 5 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 4 (1.43%) Apigee
15 4 (1.43%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 39 (13.98%) Firewall
2 29 (10.39%) VPN
3 20 (7.17%) DNS
4 19 (6.81%) SAN
4 19 (6.81%) VSAN
5 17 (6.09%) iSCSI
5 17 (6.09%) NAS
5 17 (6.09%) Network Security
6 16 (5.73%) Reverse Proxy
6 16 (5.73%) WAN
7 15 (5.38%) Internet
7 15 (5.38%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.30%) Cisco Firepower
9 9 (3.23%) DHCP
10 6 (2.15%) BGP
11 3 (1.08%) LAN
11 3 (1.08%) Skype
12 2 (0.72%) MPLS
12 2 (0.72%) PBX
12 2 (0.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.94%) Big Data
2 8 (2.87%) SQL Server
3 7 (2.51%) Data Lake
4 6 (2.15%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (2.15%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 5 (1.79%) SAP HANA
6 4 (1.43%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.72%) Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.72%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.72%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.36%) Blockchain
9 1 (0.36%) Cloudera CDH
9 1 (0.36%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 17 (6.09%) Jenkins
2 15 (5.38%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.94%) Octopus Deploy
4 10 (3.58%) Visual Studio Team System
5 8 (2.87%) JIRA
6 5 (1.79%) Artifactory
6 5 (1.79%) GitLab
7 4 (1.43%) Bitbucket
8 3 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (1.08%) CircleCI
9 2 (0.72%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket Server
10 1 (0.36%) CF BOSH
10 1 (0.36%) Maven
10 1 (0.36%) SonarQube
10 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.36%) Subversion
10 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 38 (13.62%) Public Sector
2 31 (11.11%) Finance
3 9 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.79%) Electronics
4 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.79%) Marketing
5 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.72%) Banking
6 2 (0.72%) Local Government
7 1 (0.36%) Billing
7 1 (0.36%) Legal
7 1 (0.36%) Retail
Job Titles
1 146 (52.33%) Architect
2 66 (23.66%) Cloud Architect
3 50 (17.92%) Solutions Architect
4 38 (13.62%) AWS Architect
4 38 (13.62%) Azure Architect
4 38 (13.62%) DevOps Engineer
5 32 (11.47%) Cloud Engineer
6 21 (7.53%) Senior Architect
7 15 (5.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 15 (5.38%) Technical Architect
8 14 (5.02%) Data Architect
8 14 (5.02%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (4.30%) Azure Engineer
9 12 (4.30%) Security Architect
9 12 (4.30%) Senior Cloud Architect
9 12 (4.30%) VMware Architect
10 11 (3.94%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 10 (3.58%) VMware Engineer
12 9 (3.23%) Data Centre Architect
13 8 (2.87%) Network Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (13.98%) Web Services
2 15 (5.38%) .NET
3 7 (2.51%) Elastic Stack
3 7 (2.51%) LDAP
4 6 (2.15%) JSON
4 6 (2.15%) RESTful
5 5 (1.79%) Kafka
6 4 (1.43%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.43%) OAuth
6 4 (1.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (1.08%) GraphQL
7 3 (1.08%) OAuth2
7 3 (1.08%) OpenID
8 2 (0.72%) COM
8 2 (0.72%) YAML
9 1 (0.36%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.36%) Node.js
9 1 (0.36%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 74 (26.52%) Data Centre
2 70 (25.09%) Public Cloud
3 19 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.38%) Cloud Native
5 14 (5.02%) Replication
6 11 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.58%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.15%) Private Cloud
9 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Licensing
9 4 (1.43%) NHS
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
10 3 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.72%) User Experience
12 1 (0.36%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.36%) FMCG
12 1 (0.36%) Life Science
12 1 (0.36%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 45 (16.13%) Windows
2 32 (11.47%) Linux
3 17 (6.09%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.79%) Windows 10
5 3 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.08%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.72%) VMS
7 1 (0.36%) Android
7 1 (0.36%) Unix
7 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (32.62%) Migration
2 85 (30.47%) DevOps
3 71 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (10.04%) Stakeholder Management
5 26 (9.32%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 25 (8.96%) Presales
7 24 (8.60%) Infrastructure as Code
8 23 (8.24%) High Availability
8 23 (8.24%) Problem-Solving
9 22 (7.89%) Computer Science
10 21 (7.53%) DevSecOps
10 21 (7.53%) Microservices
11 20 (7.17%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (7.17%) Security Architecture
12 19 (6.81%) Analytics
12 19 (6.81%) Scrum
13 18 (6.45%) ITIL
14 17 (6.09%) Software Engineering
15 16 (5.73%) Information Security
15 16 (5.73%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 43 (15.41%) PowerShell
2 19 (6.81%) Bash Shell
2 19 (6.81%) Python
3 18 (6.45%) SQL
4 17 (6.09%) Java
5 13 (4.66%) C#
6 6 (2.15%) Ruby
7 3 (1.08%) Kotlin
8 2 (0.72%) C
8 2 (0.72%) Scala
8 2 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.36%) Go
9 1 (0.36%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.36%) Perl
9 1 (0.36%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 28 (10.04%) Security Cleared
2 23 (8.24%) Degree
3 22 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.51%) AWS Certification
6 6 (2.15%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.15%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
7 5 (1.79%) TOGAF Certification
8 3 (1.08%) CCIE
8 3 (1.08%) CCNP
8 3 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.72%) CISSP
9 2 (0.72%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.72%) MCP
10 1 (0.36%) CCDP
10 1 (0.36%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.36%) GIAC
10 1 (0.36%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.73%) NCSC
2 10 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (3.23%) QA
4 8 (2.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (1.08%) GDPR
5 3 (1.08%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.72%) SLA
7 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.36%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.36%) NIST
7 1 (0.36%) NIST 800
System Software
1 48 (17.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (15.41%) Docker
3 30 (10.75%) vSphere
4 28 (10.04%) VMware NSX
5 22 (7.89%) Active Directory
6 20 (7.17%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (6.45%) NFS
8 17 (6.09%) VMFS
8 17 (6.09%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.08%) KVM
9 3 (1.08%) Xen
10 2 (0.72%) Shibboleth
11 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 1 (0.36%) vCloud
11 1 (0.36%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 51 (18.28%) Kubernetes
2 34 (12.19%) Terraform
3 29 (10.39%) Ansible
4 26 (9.32%) vRealize
5 25 (8.96%) vCenter Server
6 17 (6.09%) vMotion
7 12 (4.30%) logstash
7 12 (4.30%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (4.30%) Single Sign-On
8 10 (3.58%) Puppet
9 7 (2.51%) Kibana
10 6 (2.15%) SCCM
11 5 (1.79%) BMC PATROL
11 5 (1.79%) collectd
11 5 (1.79%) Zipkin
12 3 (1.08%) Grafana
12 3 (1.08%) Prometheus
13 1 (0.36%) Docker Swarm
13 1 (0.36%) Packer
13 1 (0.36%) Rancher
Vendors
1 92 (32.97%) Microsoft
2 60 (21.51%) VMware
3 31 (11.11%) Cisco
4 15 (5.38%) Workday
5 14 (5.02%) Google
6 11 (3.94%) Fortinet
7 10 (3.58%) F5
7 10 (3.58%) HP
7 10 (3.58%) IBM
7 10 (3.58%) SAP
8 8 (2.87%) Alibaba
8 8 (2.87%) Splunk
9 7 (2.51%) New Relic
10 6 (2.15%) NetApp
10 6 (2.15%) Oracle
11 5 (1.79%) Atlassian
11 5 (1.79%) BMC
11 5 (1.79%) Dynatrace
11 5 (1.79%) Intel
11 5 (1.79%) Palo Alto