Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 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.

Hybrid Cloud
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 403 451 482
Rank change year-on-year +48 +31 +122
Contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud 159 247 403
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.40% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.22% 1.26% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 142 236
Median daily rate £500 £584 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.35% +16.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £319 £408 £369
90th Percentile £675 £738 £625
UK median daily rate £525 £580 £500
% change year-on-year -9.48% +16.00% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Median hourly rate £25.00 £80.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.75% - -
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £80.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -68.75% +60.00% -

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 13,016 19,534 28,767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.14% 31.83% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,687 12,867 19,380
Median daily rate £475 £475 £475
10th Percentile £250 £250 £275
90th Percentile £697 £675 £673
UK median daily rate £475 £461 £475
% change year-on-year +3.06% -2.97% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 538 811 880
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.42 £20.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.41% +5.83% -3.64%
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.44 £11.85
90th Percentile £57.50 £52.50 £48.75
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -4.76%

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 24 February 2021.

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 24 February 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 +48 74 £500 -20.00% 40
South East +89 33 £525 -6.25% 15
East of England +69 14 £443 +21.23% 2
North of England +32 14 £475 -19.83% 20
North West +21 9 £475 -19.83% 11
South West +66 8 £438 -28.86% 7
Yorkshire +43 4 £450 -18.18% 5
Midlands +31 2 £419 -22.09% 6
West Midlands +12 2 £419 -22.99% 4
North East +24 1 £600 +41.18% 4
Hybrid Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, 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 77 (48.43%) Azure
2 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
3 52 (32.70%) AWS
3 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (29.56%) IaaS
4 47 (29.56%) DevOps
5 41 (25.79%) Terraform
5 41 (25.79%) VMware
6 39 (24.53%) Migration
7 35 (22.01%) PaaS
8 33 (20.75%) Microservices
8 33 (20.75%) Google
9 32 (20.13%) Finance
9 32 (20.13%) GCP
10 31 (19.50%) Kubernetes
10 31 (19.50%) Python
10 31 (19.50%) Security Cleared
11 30 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (17.61%) Data Centre
12 28 (17.61%) PowerShell
13 27 (16.98%) Docker
14 26 (16.35%) Windows
14 26 (16.35%) Linux
15 25 (15.72%) DNS
15 25 (15.72%) Windows Server
16 24 (15.09%) Active Directory
17 23 (14.47%) Public Cloud
18 22 (13.84%) Private Cloud
18 22 (13.84%) DV Cleared
19 20 (12.58%) Scrum

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 13 (8.18%) Confluence
2 8 (5.03%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.52%) OpenStack
4 4 (2.52%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.89%) Apache
5 3 (1.89%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (6.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (5.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Avolution ABACUS
2 2 (1.26%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 77 (48.43%) Azure
2 52 (32.70%) AWS
3 47 (29.56%) IaaS
4 35 (22.01%) PaaS
5 32 (20.13%) GCP
6 16 (10.06%) Microsoft 365
7 14 (8.81%) Azure Active Directory
8 12 (7.55%) SaaS
9 11 (6.92%) Azure Stack
10 10 (6.29%) Cloud Computing
10 10 (6.29%) Serverless
11 5 (3.14%) Azure Functions
12 4 (2.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 4 (2.52%) GitHub
13 3 (1.89%) Amazon EKS
13 3 (1.89%) AWS Lambda
13 3 (1.89%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 3 (1.89%) Power Platform
13 3 (1.89%) PowerApps
14 2 (1.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 25 (15.72%) DNS
2 19 (11.95%) Firewall
3 16 (10.06%) VSAN
4 15 (9.43%) DHCP
5 12 (7.55%) WAN
6 11 (6.92%) LAN
6 11 (6.92%) VPN
7 10 (6.29%) Internet
8 7 (4.40%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (3.77%) Network Security
10 5 (3.14%) Wireless
11 4 (2.52%) IP Telephony
11 4 (2.52%) PBX
11 4 (2.52%) Skype
11 4 (2.52%) VoIP
12 3 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.89%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 3 (1.89%) Unified Communications
12 3 (1.89%) WLAN
13 2 (1.26%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (6.92%) MySQL
2 9 (5.66%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.77%) Big Data
3 6 (3.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.52%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.52%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.89%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.26%) Redis
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.63%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (0.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.63%) Blockchain
7 1 (0.63%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (8.18%) Jenkins
1 13 (8.18%) JIRA
2 12 (7.55%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.55%) GitLab
3 9 (5.66%) Visual Studio
4 6 (3.77%) JUnit
5 5 (3.14%) Gatling
5 5 (3.14%) IntelliJ
5 5 (3.14%) LoadRunner
5 5 (3.14%) PyCharm
5 5 (3.14%) Visual Studio Code
6 3 (1.89%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.89%) Checkstyle
6 3 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.26%) Hudson
7 2 (1.26%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.63%) Gradle
8 1 (0.63%) Selenium
8 1 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.63%) Spinnaker
General
1 32 (20.13%) Finance
2 8 (5.03%) Banking
3 7 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.77%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.89%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.89%) Law
5 3 (1.89%) Marketing
6 1 (0.63%) Back Office
6 1 (0.63%) Electronics
6 1 (0.63%) French Language
6 1 (0.63%) Local Government
6 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.63%) Retail
6 1 (0.63%) Retail Finance
6 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (37.74%) Architect
2 29 (18.24%) Cloud Architect
3 20 (12.58%) Azure Engineer
4 16 (10.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 15 (9.43%) Developer
6 11 (6.92%) Azure Architect
6 11 (6.92%) DevOps Engineer
7 8 (5.03%) Consultant
8 7 (4.40%) AWS Architect
8 7 (4.40%) Enterprise Architect
8 7 (4.40%) Network Engineer
9 6 (3.77%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Analyst
10 5 (3.14%) Azure DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Cloud Consultant
10 5 (3.14%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.14%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.14%) Technical Architect
10 5 (3.14%) VMware Architect
11 4 (2.52%) Microsoft Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.77%) J2SE
1 6 (3.77%) Node.js
1 6 (3.77%) REST
1 6 (3.77%) Spring
1 6 (3.77%) Spring Boot
2 5 (3.14%) CSS
2 5 (3.14%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (3.14%) HTML
2 5 (3.14%) HTML5
2 5 (3.14%) Middleware
3 4 (2.52%) .NET
3 4 (2.52%) Web Services
4 3 (1.89%) .NET Core
4 3 (1.89%) Kafka
5 2 (1.26%) React
5 2 (1.26%) YAML
6 1 (0.63%) CSS3
6 1 (0.63%) Django
6 1 (0.63%) JSON
6 1 (0.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.61%) Data Centre
2 23 (14.47%) Public Cloud
3 22 (13.84%) Private Cloud
4 13 (8.18%) Credit Risk
5 5 (3.14%) Clustering
6 4 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.52%) Cloud Native
6 4 (2.52%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.89%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.26%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.26%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.63%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.63%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (16.35%) Linux
1 26 (16.35%) Windows
2 25 (15.72%) Windows Server
3 13 (8.18%) Windows Server 2019
4 6 (3.77%) Windows 10
4 6 (3.77%) Windows Server 2016
5 5 (3.14%) Unix
6 4 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.52%) VMS
6 4 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.89%) CentOS
7 3 (1.89%) Ubuntu
7 3 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (29.56%) DevOps
3 39 (24.53%) Migration
4 33 (20.75%) Microservices
5 20 (12.58%) Scrum
6 18 (11.32%) Load Balancing
7 13 (8.18%) Infrastructure as Code
7 13 (8.18%) Problem-Solving
8 12 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 12 (7.55%) IT Strategy
8 12 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (7.55%) Scaled Agile Framework
9 11 (6.92%) Kanban
9 11 (6.92%) OWASP
9 11 (6.92%) Presales
9 11 (6.92%) Security Architecture
10 10 (6.29%) Artificial Intelligence
10 10 (6.29%) High Availability
10 10 (6.29%) Technical Leadership
11 9 (5.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 31 (19.50%) Python
2 28 (17.61%) PowerShell
3 13 (8.18%) Bash Shell
3 13 (8.18%) Java
4 11 (6.92%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.03%) TypeScript
6 7 (4.40%) Go
7 6 (3.77%) C#
7 6 (3.77%) Java 8
7 6 (3.77%) Ruby
7 6 (3.77%) SQL
8 4 (2.52%) Scala
9 2 (1.26%) Perl
10 1 (0.63%) F#
10 1 (0.63%) Haskell
10 1 (0.63%) Jython
10 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 31 (19.50%) Security Cleared
2 22 (13.84%) DV Cleared
3 18 (11.32%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.77%) Degree
4 6 (3.77%) OCPJP
4 6 (3.77%) Sun Certification
5 5 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (2.52%) CCDP
6 4 (2.52%) CCNP
7 3 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (1.26%) VCAP
8 2 (1.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.63%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.63%) CCNA
9 1 (0.63%) CISSP
9 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.63%) MCSA
9 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.14%) NIST
2 4 (2.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.26%) GDPR
3 2 (1.26%) NIST 800
4 1 (0.63%) Basel III
4 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) NCSC
4 1 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (16.98%) Docker
3 24 (15.09%) Active Directory
4 18 (11.32%) Virtual Machines
4 18 (11.32%) vSphere
5 15 (9.43%) VMware NSX
6 9 (5.66%) Hyper-V
6 9 (5.66%) NFS
6 9 (5.66%) VMFS
6 9 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.89%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 41 (25.79%) Terraform
2 31 (19.50%) Kubernetes
3 16 (10.06%) vCenter Server
3 16 (10.06%) vRealize
4 13 (8.18%) Ansible
5 9 (5.66%) vMotion
5 9 (5.66%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 8 (5.03%) Puppet
7 7 (4.40%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (3.14%) Consul
8 5 (3.14%) Kibana
8 5 (3.14%) logstash
8 5 (3.14%) SCCM
9 4 (2.52%) SCOM
10 3 (1.89%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.89%) Packer
10 3 (1.89%) PowerCLI
11 2 (1.26%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 58 (36.48%) Microsoft
2 41 (25.79%) VMware
3 33 (20.75%) Google
4 20 (12.58%) Oracle
5 12 (7.55%) Cisco
6 11 (6.92%) Palo Alto
7 10 (6.29%) Dell
8 8 (5.03%) Atlassian
9 7 (4.40%) F5
9 7 (4.40%) Red Hat
10 6 (3.77%) Sun
11 5 (3.14%) Avaya
11 5 (3.14%) Dynatrace
11 5 (3.14%) Nortel
11 5 (3.14%) Splunk
12 4 (2.52%) Infoblox
12 4 (2.52%) Rackspace
12 4 (2.52%) ServiceNow
12 4 (2.52%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.89%) Polycom