Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 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
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 453 454 602
Rank change year-on-year +1 +148 +59
Contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud 203 436 263
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.49% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 1.54% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 243 141
Median daily rate £578 £515 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.14% +3.00% -3.85%
10th Percentile £375 £388 £371
90th Percentile £736 £656 £688
UK median daily rate £575 £513 £500
% change year-on-year +12.20% +2.50% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £80.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £80.00 - -

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 18,013 28,311 30,574
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.20% 32.14% 32.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,368 18,555 20,244
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
10th Percentile £250 £281 £265
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
UK median daily rate £470 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 853 903 944
Median hourly rate £24.70 £21.00 £21.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.62% -3.60% +8.93%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.88 £11.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.00 £21.70
% change year-on-year +21.43% -3.23% +9.85%

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 1 April 2020.

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 1 April 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 +77 94 £600 +4.35% 17
North of England +6 40 £593 +17.33% 10
South East +59 26 £575 +27.78% 9
North West +14 24 £596 +13.57% 6
South West +22 19 £538 +7.50% 1
Midlands +32 14 £363 -19.44% 1
West Midlands +13 12 £400 -11.11% 1
North East +18 10 £425 -18.47% 1
East of England +7 8 £448 -8.21% 3
Yorkshire +20 6 - - 3
East Midlands - 2 £325 -
Hybrid Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 121 (59.61%) Azure
2 99 (48.77%) AWS
3 67 (33.00%) Microsoft
4 66 (32.51%) DevOps
5 50 (24.63%) IaaS
5 50 (24.63%) PaaS
6 47 (23.15%) Migration
7 45 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
7 45 (22.17%) Public Cloud
8 42 (20.69%) VMware
9 41 (20.20%) Kubernetes
10 39 (19.21%) Docker
11 38 (18.72%) Linux
11 38 (18.72%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (18.23%) SaaS
12 37 (18.23%) Windows
13 34 (16.75%) Data Centre
14 32 (15.76%) GCP
15 30 (14.78%) Office 365
15 30 (14.78%) Terraform
16 28 (13.79%) Firewall
17 27 (13.30%) Python
17 27 (13.30%) Public Sector
18 24 (11.82%) Security Cleared
18 24 (11.82%) PowerShell
19 23 (11.33%) vSphere
19 23 (11.33%) Microservices
20 22 (10.84%) Ansible
20 22 (10.84%) Cisco
20 22 (10.84%) Finance

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 10 (4.93%) Confluence
2 5 (2.46%) OpenStack
3 3 (1.48%) nginx
4 2 (0.99%) ArcGIS
4 2 (0.99%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.99%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.49%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.48%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 1 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 121 (59.61%) Azure
2 99 (48.77%) AWS
3 50 (24.63%) IaaS
3 50 (24.63%) PaaS
4 37 (18.23%) SaaS
5 32 (15.76%) GCP
6 30 (14.78%) Office 365
7 14 (6.90%) GitHub
8 12 (5.91%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 11 (5.42%) Amazon S3
10 9 (4.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (3.94%) OpenShift
12 5 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
12 5 (2.46%) Amazon ELB
12 5 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
12 5 (2.46%) Serverless
13 4 (1.97%) Apigee
13 4 (1.97%) Trello
14 3 (1.48%) Azure Active Directory
14 3 (1.48%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (13.79%) Firewall
2 15 (7.39%) VPN
3 14 (6.90%) DNS
4 13 (6.40%) iSCSI
4 13 (6.40%) VSAN
5 12 (5.91%) SAN
6 10 (4.93%) Network Security
7 7 (3.45%) NAS
8 6 (2.96%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (2.96%) DHCP
8 6 (2.96%) Reverse Proxy
9 5 (2.46%) NetScaler
9 5 (2.46%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (1.97%) Internet
10 4 (1.97%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.48%) WAN
12 2 (0.99%) BGP
12 2 (0.99%) MPLS
12 2 (0.99%) Multicast
12 2 (0.99%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.91%) Big Data
2 10 (4.93%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (2.46%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (2.46%) Cosmos DB
4 5 (2.46%) Data Lake
4 5 (2.46%) MySQL
4 5 (2.46%) SAP HANA
5 4 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (1.48%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.48%) BigQuery
6 3 (1.48%) MariaDB
6 3 (1.48%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.48%) Neo4j
6 3 (1.48%) Redis
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.39%) JIRA
2 11 (5.42%) Git (software)
2 11 (5.42%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.45%) Bitbucket
4 6 (2.96%) GitLab
4 6 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (2.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (1.97%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.97%) Checkstyle
7 3 (1.48%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket Server
8 1 (0.49%) CF BOSH
8 1 (0.49%) Maven
8 1 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.49%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (13.30%) Public Sector
2 22 (10.84%) Finance
3 5 (2.46%) Local Government
4 4 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.48%) Electronics
5 3 (1.48%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.48%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) Military
Job Titles
1 85 (41.87%) Architect
2 36 (17.73%) Cloud Engineer
3 34 (16.75%) Cloud Architect
4 30 (14.78%) Solutions Architect
5 24 (11.82%) Azure Architect
6 18 (8.87%) DevOps Engineer
7 17 (8.37%) AWS Architect
8 15 (7.39%) Azure Engineer
8 15 (7.39%) Consultant
9 14 (6.90%) Senior Architect
10 9 (4.43%) Developer
11 8 (3.94%) Cloud Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.94%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (3.94%) Security Architect
11 8 (3.94%) VMware Engineer
12 7 (3.45%) Network Engineer
12 7 (3.45%) Technical Architect
13 6 (2.96%) Associate Engineer
13 6 (2.96%) Data Architect
13 6 (2.96%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (9.36%) Web Services
2 10 (4.93%) .NET
3 9 (4.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (3.45%) .NET Core
5 6 (2.96%) React
6 5 (2.46%) RESTful
7 4 (1.97%) Spring
7 4 (1.97%) Spring Boot
8 3 (1.48%) GraphQL
8 3 (1.48%) J2EE
8 3 (1.48%) OAuth
8 3 (1.48%) OAuth2
8 3 (1.48%) OpenID
8 3 (1.48%) YAML
9 2 (0.99%) COM
9 2 (0.99%) JSON
9 2 (0.99%) Node.js
10 1 (0.49%) Elastic Stack
10 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.49%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (22.17%) Public Cloud
2 34 (16.75%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.90%) Cloud Native
4 10 (4.93%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.46%) Clustering
6 5 (2.46%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.46%) Private Cloud
7 4 (1.97%) NHS
7 4 (1.97%) Replication
8 2 (0.99%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.49%) Life Science
9 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.49%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 38 (18.72%) Linux
2 37 (18.23%) Windows
3 13 (6.40%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.94%) Windows 10
5 7 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (2.96%) Unix
7 4 (1.97%) Windows Server 2016
8 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.99%) VMS
9 2 (0.99%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (32.51%) DevOps
2 47 (23.15%) Migration
3 45 (22.17%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (11.33%) Microservices
5 20 (9.85%) Computer Science
5 20 (9.85%) High Availability
5 20 (9.85%) Infrastructure as Code
5 20 (9.85%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (8.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 16 (7.88%) Scrum
7 16 (7.88%) Software Engineering
8 15 (7.39%) Configuration Management
9 14 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 14 (6.90%) Security Architecture
10 13 (6.40%) Presales
11 12 (5.91%) Analytics
11 12 (5.91%) Data Engineering
11 12 (5.91%) ITIL
11 12 (5.91%) TOGAF
12 11 (5.42%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 27 (13.30%) Python
2 24 (11.82%) PowerShell
3 17 (8.37%) Java
4 15 (7.39%) Bash Shell
4 15 (7.39%) SQL
5 8 (3.94%) C#
6 7 (3.45%) Perl
7 5 (2.46%) Ruby
8 4 (1.97%) Java 8
9 3 (1.48%) Kotlin
10 2 (0.99%) Go
11 1 (0.49%) C
11 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.49%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (11.82%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.87%) SC Cleared
3 15 (7.39%) Degree
4 11 (5.42%) AWS Certification
5 10 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
6 7 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.97%) DV Cleared
8 4 (1.97%) TOGAF Certification
9 3 (1.48%) CCIE
9 3 (1.48%) MCSA
10 2 (0.99%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.99%) MCSE
11 1 (0.49%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (0.49%) CCNA
11 1 (0.49%) CCNP
11 1 (0.49%) CISSP
11 1 (0.49%) GIAC
11 1 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.94%) NCSC
3 4 (1.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (1.48%) GDPR
4 3 (1.48%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.99%) NIST
5 2 (0.99%) SLA
6 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.49%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 39 (19.21%) Docker
2 38 (18.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (11.33%) vSphere
4 20 (9.85%) VMware NSX
5 16 (7.88%) Active Directory
6 13 (6.40%) NFS
6 13 (6.40%) Virtual Machines
6 13 (6.40%) VMFS
6 13 (6.40%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.46%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 5 (2.46%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.46%) XenApp
8 2 (0.99%) Shibboleth
8 2 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 41 (20.20%) Kubernetes
2 30 (14.78%) Terraform
3 22 (10.84%) Ansible
4 19 (9.36%) vRealize
5 17 (8.37%) vCenter Server
6 13 (6.40%) vMotion
7 6 (2.96%) SCCM
8 5 (2.46%) Puppet
9 4 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.48%) Grafana
10 3 (1.48%) logstash
10 3 (1.48%) Prometheus
10 3 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.99%) BMC PATROL
11 2 (0.99%) collectd
11 2 (0.99%) Docker Swarm
11 2 (0.99%) NetMRI
11 2 (0.99%) SCOM
11 2 (0.99%) Zipkin
12 1 (0.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 67 (33.00%) Microsoft
2 42 (20.69%) VMware
3 22 (10.84%) Cisco
4 10 (4.93%) Palo Alto
5 9 (4.43%) NetApp
6 8 (3.94%) SAP
7 7 (3.45%) Atlassian
7 7 (3.45%) Citrix
7 7 (3.45%) Nimble Storage
8 6 (2.96%) EMC
8 6 (2.96%) Fortinet
8 6 (2.96%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.46%) EqualLogic
9 5 (2.46%) Google
10 4 (1.97%) Alibaba
10 4 (1.97%) Infoblox
10 4 (1.97%) Mercator
10 4 (1.97%) New Relic
10 4 (1.97%) Splunk
10 4 (1.97%) Workday