Period
to

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 17 May 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.

Hybrid Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 463 427 458
Rank change year-on-year -36 +31 +5
Contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud 326 201 159
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.44% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.43% 1.42% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 137 88
10th Percentile £450 £334 £350
25th Percentile £520 £438 £463
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £600 £515 £555
Median % change year-on-year +16.50% -7.21% +5.71%
75th Percentile £694 £638 £650
90th Percentile £750 £775 £738
UK median daily rate £600 £540 £550
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.82% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £25.00 -

Hybrid Cloud 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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,728 14,109 13,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.33% 31.15% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,263 9,440 8,881
10th Percentile £310 £285 £256
25th Percentile £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £675 £606 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 646 556 548
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.48 £12.61
25th Percentile £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate £26.99 £26.00 £21.57
Median % change year-on-year +3.81% +20.54% +2.71%
75th Percentile £49.71 £47.50 £44.25
90th Percentile £67.50 £59.88 £53.00
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.77% +15.56% +9.76%

Hybrid Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid Cloud
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Hybrid Cloud in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Hybrid Cloud in England

Hybrid Cloud
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Hybrid Cloud in England.

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 17 May 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
London -21 210 £640 +9.40% 29
South East -40 27 £600 +17.65% 10
North of England -39 22 £600 +11.11% 23
North West -33 15 £600 +7.14% 12
East of England -30 13 £650 +39.78% 6
South West -30 12 £475 +11.76% 4
Yorkshire -32 8 £450 -2.70% 7
Midlands -43 6 £475 +8.57% 7
West Midlands -44 5 £475 +8.57% 7
North East -8 1 £900 +50.00% 4
East Midlands - 1 - -
Hybrid Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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.

1 190 (58.28%) Azure
2 155 (47.55%) AWS
3 133 (40.80%) CI/CD
4 118 (36.20%) DevOps
5 103 (31.60%) Microsoft
6 101 (30.98%) Kubernetes
7 97 (29.75%) Python
8 94 (28.83%) Agile
9 87 (26.69%) Docker
10 85 (26.07%) PaaS
11 84 (25.77%) Terraform
12 78 (23.93%) Finance
13 76 (23.31%) Infrastructure as Code
14 74 (22.70%) Security Cleared
14 74 (22.70%) Public Cloud
15 71 (21.78%) GCP
16 70 (21.47%) Linux
17 65 (19.94%) Microservices
17 65 (19.94%) PowerShell
17 65 (19.94%) SaaS
18 61 (18.71%) SC Cleared
18 61 (18.71%) Windows
19 60 (18.40%) VMware
20 58 (17.79%) IaaS
20 58 (17.79%) Ansible
21 56 (17.18%) Migration
22 54 (16.56%) Configuration Management
23 49 (15.03%) Social Skills
24 48 (14.72%) Serverless
25 47 (14.42%) Private Cloud

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 27 (8.28%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (5.52%) Confluence
3 13 (3.99%) IIS
4 12 (3.68%) OpenStack
5 11 (3.37%) NServiceBus
6 10 (3.07%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.23%) JBoss
8 3 (0.92%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.61%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.61%) Jupyter
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.31%) CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Drupal
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.37%) MS Visio
2 8 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (2.15%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.53%) Eloqua
2 3 (0.92%) Avolution ABACUS
Cloud Services
1 190 (58.28%) Azure
2 155 (47.55%) AWS
3 85 (26.07%) PaaS
4 71 (21.78%) GCP
5 65 (19.94%) SaaS
6 58 (17.79%) IaaS
7 48 (14.72%) Serverless
8 33 (10.12%) OpenShift
9 32 (9.82%) Azure Monitor
10 31 (9.51%) Microsoft 365
11 30 (9.20%) Power Platform
12 26 (7.98%) AWS CloudFormation
13 21 (6.44%) Azure Logic Apps
14 20 (6.13%) GitHub
15 19 (5.83%) Azure Active Directory
15 19 (5.83%) Azure Functions
16 18 (5.52%) Azure Sentinel
17 15 (4.60%) Azure Service Bus
18 11 (3.37%) Google Workspace
18 11 (3.37%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 39 (11.96%) Firewall
2 36 (11.04%) Internet
3 31 (9.51%) VPN
4 27 (8.28%) DNS
5 15 (4.60%) WAN
6 14 (4.29%) DHCP
7 12 (3.68%) Network Security
8 11 (3.37%) LAN
9 10 (3.07%) VLAN
10 9 (2.76%) MPLS
11 7 (2.15%) SSL
12 6 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (1.53%) SAN
13 5 (1.53%) Wireless
14 4 (1.23%) BGP
14 4 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
14 4 (1.23%) EIGRP
14 4 (1.23%) IPsec
14 4 (1.23%) OSPF
14 4 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (5.52%) NoSQL
2 16 (4.91%) SQL Server
3 15 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (4.29%) Relational Database
5 12 (3.68%) MongoDB
6 10 (3.07%) Metadata
6 10 (3.07%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.76%) Big Data
7 9 (2.76%) MySQL
8 8 (2.45%) Data Lake
9 7 (2.15%) Power BI
10 6 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
10 6 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
10 6 (1.84%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.53%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.53%) Neo4j
12 4 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
12 4 (1.23%) GIS
12 4 (1.23%) Oracle Database
13 3 (0.92%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 39 (11.96%) Jenkins
2 32 (9.82%) Git (software)
2 32 (9.82%) GitLab
3 25 (7.67%) JIRA
4 12 (3.68%) Artifactory
5 9 (2.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (2.15%) TeamCity
6 7 (2.15%) Visual Studio Team System
7 6 (1.84%) IntelliJ
7 6 (1.84%) PyCharm
7 6 (1.84%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (1.84%) Visual Studio Code
8 5 (1.53%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.92%) Bitbucket
9 3 (0.92%) Subversion
10 2 (0.61%) Checkstyle
10 2 (0.61%) CircleCI
10 2 (0.61%) ER Studio
10 2 (0.61%) ERwin
10 2 (0.61%) Terragrunt
General
1 78 (23.93%) Finance
2 49 (15.03%) Social Skills
3 29 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.60%) Presentation Skills
4 15 (4.60%) Public Sector
5 10 (3.07%) Law
6 8 (2.45%) Banking
7 7 (2.15%) Documentation Skills
7 7 (2.15%) Marketing
8 6 (1.84%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 6 (1.84%) Influencing Skills
9 5 (1.53%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.53%) Legal
10 4 (1.23%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.92%) Games
12 2 (0.61%) Back Office
12 2 (0.61%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.31%) Billing
13 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 112 (34.36%) Architect
2 61 (18.71%) Cloud Engineer
3 37 (11.35%) Cloud Architect
4 35 (10.74%) Solutions Architect
5 33 (10.12%) DevOps Engineer
6 29 (8.90%) Azure Architect
7 25 (7.67%) Developer
8 21 (6.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (6.13%) Azure Engineer
10 17 (5.21%) Network Engineer
11 16 (4.91%) AWS Architect
11 16 (4.91%) Azure Developer
11 16 (4.91%) Cloud Developer
11 16 (4.91%) Data Architect
11 16 (4.91%) Security Architect
12 14 (4.29%) AWS Engineer
13 13 (3.99%) Lead Architect
13 13 (3.99%) Security Engineer
14 12 (3.68%) Senior Cloud Engineer
15 11 (3.37%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (10.12%) REST
2 24 (7.36%) Node.js
3 20 (6.13%) .NET
3 20 (6.13%) JSON
4 17 (5.21%) ARM Templates
5 11 (3.37%) RabbitMQ
6 10 (3.07%) Kafka
7 8 (2.45%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (1.84%) RESTful
9 5 (1.53%) CSS
9 5 (1.53%) HTML
9 5 (1.53%) Middleware
9 5 (1.53%) OAuth
9 5 (1.53%) OAuth2
9 5 (1.53%) YAML
10 4 (1.23%) J2SE
10 4 (1.23%) Spring
10 4 (1.23%) Spring Boot
11 3 (0.92%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.92%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (22.70%) Public Cloud
2 47 (14.42%) Private Cloud
3 38 (11.66%) Data Centre
4 27 (8.28%) Management Information System
5 18 (5.52%) Self-Motivation
5 18 (5.52%) Virtual Team
6 16 (4.91%) Cloud Native
7 13 (3.99%) PKI
8 10 (3.07%) Replication
9 7 (2.15%) Data Protection Act
10 6 (1.84%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (1.84%) IoT
11 5 (1.53%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.53%) CMDB
11 5 (1.53%) Legacy Applications
11 5 (1.53%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (1.23%) Blockchain
12 4 (1.23%) Blog
12 4 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (1.23%) Industry 4.0
Operating Systems
1 70 (21.47%) Linux
2 61 (18.71%) Windows
3 23 (7.06%) Windows Server
4 13 (3.99%) Windows Server 2019
5 10 (3.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (1.53%) Unix
8 4 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.23%) Windows 10
8 4 (1.23%) Windows 7
8 4 (1.23%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (0.61%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.31%) Android
10 1 (0.31%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (40.80%) CI/CD
2 118 (36.20%) DevOps
3 94 (28.83%) Agile
4 76 (23.31%) Infrastructure as Code
5 65 (19.94%) Microservices
6 56 (17.18%) Migration
7 54 (16.56%) Configuration Management
8 35 (10.74%) Analytics
9 34 (10.43%) Infrastructure Automation
10 32 (9.82%) Security Architecture
11 29 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
12 28 (8.59%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 26 (7.98%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (7.36%) Secrets Management
15 22 (6.75%) Identity Access Management
16 21 (6.44%) ITIL
16 21 (6.44%) Platform Engineering
16 21 (6.44%) Root Cause Analysis
17 20 (6.13%) Continuous Delivery
18 19 (5.83%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 97 (29.75%) Python
2 65 (19.94%) PowerShell
3 44 (13.50%) Bash
4 37 (11.35%) Java
5 36 (11.04%) JavaScript
6 32 (9.82%) SQL
7 26 (7.98%) Ruby
8 13 (3.99%) Go
9 9 (2.76%) C#
10 6 (1.84%) Google Apps Script
11 4 (1.23%) Groovy
12 3 (0.92%) C
12 3 (0.92%) Perl
13 2 (0.61%) R
14 1 (0.31%) Jython
14 1 (0.31%) Scala
Qualifications
1 74 (22.70%) Security Cleared
2 61 (18.71%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.60%) DV Cleared
4 14 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (3.68%) Degree
6 9 (2.76%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (1.84%) CCIE
8 5 (1.53%) CCNP
9 4 (1.23%) AWS Certification
10 3 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.92%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.92%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 2 (0.61%) CISSP
11 2 (0.61%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.61%) MCSE
11 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.31%) CCA
12 1 (0.31%) ISEB
12 1 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.23%) ISO 20022
1 4 (1.23%) SEPA
2 3 (0.92%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.61%) GDPR
3 2 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.61%) NIST
4 1 (0.31%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.31%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.31%) NCSC
4 1 (0.31%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) SOC 2
System Software
1 87 (26.69%) Docker
2 47 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (11.35%) Active Directory
4 11 (3.37%) Virtual Machines
4 11 (3.37%) VMware NSX
5 9 (2.76%) vSphere
6 8 (2.45%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.45%) Virtual Desktop
7 4 (1.23%) vCloud
7 4 (1.23%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (0.92%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 101 (30.98%) Kubernetes
2 84 (25.77%) Terraform
3 58 (17.79%) Ansible
4 26 (7.98%) Kibana
5 25 (7.67%) Prometheus
6 19 (5.83%) Microsoft Intune
7 18 (5.52%) logstash
8 17 (5.21%) Consul
8 17 (5.21%) SCCM
9 16 (4.91%) Grafana
9 16 (4.91%) Puppet
10 12 (3.68%) Opscode Chef
11 10 (3.07%) ZABBIX
12 9 (2.76%) Nagios
13 8 (2.45%) CloudForms
13 8 (2.45%) vRealize
14 7 (2.15%) Packer
15 5 (1.53%) Salt
16 4 (1.23%) McAfee ePO
16 4 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 103 (31.60%) Microsoft
2 60 (18.40%) VMware
3 45 (13.80%) Google
4 40 (12.27%) Cisco
5 19 (5.83%) F5
6 16 (4.91%) Red Hat
7 13 (3.99%) Palo Alto
8 12 (3.68%) Oracle
8 12 (3.68%) ServiceNow
9 10 (3.07%) Atlassian
9 10 (3.07%) MuleSoft
9 10 (3.07%) NetApp
10 9 (2.76%) CheckPoint
10 9 (2.76%) Citrix
10 9 (2.76%) IBM
10 9 (2.76%) Splunk
11 8 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
12 7 (2.15%) CA
12 7 (2.15%) Dell
12 7 (2.15%) McAfee