Period
to 12 August 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 12 August 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
12 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 378 520 590
Rank change year-on-year +142 +70 +56
Contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud 141 314 284
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.38% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% 1.19% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 197 183
Median daily rate £525 £550 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +2.33% -2.27%
10th Percentile £350 £400 £368
90th Percentile £656 £713 £725
UK median daily rate £500 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £80.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.25% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £80.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -56.25% +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 10,441 26,421 30,735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.11% 31.89% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,639 17,031 20,009
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £280 £275
90th Percentile £725 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £485 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.11% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 451 951 957
Median hourly rate £34.90 £21.42 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.95% -0.40% +7.50%
10th Percentile £12.98 £11.63 £12.14
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £50.85
Median hourly rate £31.61 £21.00 £21.29
% change year-on-year +50.52% -1.35% +6.44%

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 12 August 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 12 August 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 +154 77 £568 -5.42% 19
East of England +82 15 £480 +6.67% 3
South West +77 15 £453 -9.50%
Midlands +71 15 £375 -16.67% 3
West Midlands +66 15 £375 -14.29% 2
South East +126 14 £550 - 13
North of England +90 5 £585 +30.00% 3
North West +76 2 £683 +31.57% 2
North East +42 2 £425 -5.56%
Yorkshire +67 1 £585 +30.00% 1
Hybrid Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 12 August 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 62 (43.97%) Azure
2 61 (43.26%) AWS
3 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (36.88%) DevOps
5 37 (26.24%) Windows
6 36 (25.53%) Microsoft
6 36 (25.53%) Security Cleared
7 34 (24.11%) Migration
8 30 (21.28%) PaaS
8 30 (21.28%) IaaS
9 29 (20.57%) Data Centre
9 29 (20.57%) SC Cleared
9 29 (20.57%) Linux
10 27 (19.15%) Java
10 27 (19.15%) Finance
10 27 (19.15%) PowerShell
11 26 (18.44%) Docker
11 26 (18.44%) Microservices
12 25 (17.73%) Terraform
13 24 (17.02%) Active Directory
14 22 (15.60%) Scrum
15 21 (14.89%) Confluence
15 21 (14.89%) JIRA
16 20 (14.18%) VMware
16 20 (14.18%) Configuration Management
16 20 (14.18%) Project Management
16 20 (14.18%) Python
16 20 (14.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
16 20 (14.18%) Infrastructure as Code
17 19 (13.48%) Kubernetes

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 21 (14.89%) Confluence
2 3 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.71%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 62 (43.97%) Azure
2 61 (43.26%) AWS
3 30 (21.28%) IaaS
3 30 (21.28%) PaaS
4 15 (10.64%) GCP
5 14 (9.93%) Office 365
6 11 (7.80%) SaaS
7 10 (7.09%) Azure Stack
8 8 (5.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 7 (4.96%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (3.55%) Amazon ELB
10 5 (3.55%) Amazon S3
10 5 (3.55%) GitHub
10 5 (3.55%) OpenShift
11 4 (2.84%) Serverless
12 3 (2.13%) Logic Apps
13 2 (1.42%) Amazon GuardDuty
13 2 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
14 1 (0.71%) Azure Functions
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.93%) DNS
2 13 (9.22%) Firewall
3 8 (5.67%) Remote Desktop
3 8 (5.67%) SAN
4 7 (4.96%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (4.96%) NetScaler
5 5 (3.55%) Network Security
6 4 (2.84%) VPN
7 3 (2.13%) Software-Defined Networking
7 3 (2.13%) SSL
8 2 (1.42%) LAN
8 2 (1.42%) WAN
9 1 (0.71%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (0.71%) DHCP
9 1 (0.71%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.71%) Internet
9 1 (0.71%) PBX
9 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
9 1 (0.71%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 15 (10.64%) MySQL
3 7 (4.96%) GIS
3 7 (4.96%) Oracle Database
4 5 (3.55%) Big Data
5 4 (2.84%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (2.84%) Geospatial Data
5 4 (2.84%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.84%) QGIS
6 3 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (2.13%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.13%) MariaDB
6 3 (2.13%) Neo4j
6 3 (2.13%) Redis
6 3 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.13%) Spatial Data
7 2 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (1.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 21 (14.89%) JIRA
2 16 (11.35%) Git (software)
3 13 (9.22%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.38%) GitLab
5 8 (5.67%) Checkstyle
6 7 (4.96%) Visual Studio Team System
7 4 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 4 (2.84%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.42%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.71%) Artifactory
9 1 (0.71%) Maven
9 1 (0.71%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 27 (19.15%) Finance
2 14 (9.93%) Public Sector
3 4 (2.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Banking
4 2 (1.42%) Law
4 2 (1.42%) Local Government
5 1 (0.71%) Electronics
5 1 (0.71%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.71%) Police
Job Titles
1 30 (21.28%) Architect
2 19 (13.48%) Cloud Engineer
3 17 (12.06%) DevOps Engineer
4 16 (11.35%) Developer
5 15 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.93%) Azure Engineer
7 13 (9.22%) Consultant
7 13 (9.22%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
9 8 (5.67%) Azure DevOps Engineer
9 8 (5.67%) Enterprise Architect
9 8 (5.67%) Senior DevOps
10 7 (4.96%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Project Manager
10 7 (4.96%) Senior DevOps Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 7 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (4.26%) Associate Engineer
11 6 (4.26%) Azure Consultant
11 6 (4.26%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.64%) Spring
1 15 (10.64%) Spring Boot
2 7 (4.96%) J2EE
2 7 (4.96%) J2SE
3 5 (3.55%) PostGIS
3 5 (3.55%) Web Services
4 4 (2.84%) .NET
5 3 (2.13%) .NET Core
5 3 (2.13%) RESTful
6 2 (1.42%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.42%) Kafka
6 2 (1.42%) LDAP
6 2 (1.42%) React
7 1 (0.71%) CSS
7 1 (0.71%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.71%) HTML
7 1 (0.71%) HTML5
7 1 (0.71%) WPF
7 1 (0.71%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.57%) Data Centre
2 19 (13.48%) Public Cloud
3 15 (10.64%) Private Cloud
4 9 (6.38%) Linux Command Line
5 8 (5.67%) Clustering
6 7 (4.96%) Augmented Reality
6 7 (4.96%) Management Information System
7 5 (3.55%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.84%) Cloud Native
8 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.42%) Credit Risk
10 2 (1.42%) PKI
11 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
11 1 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
11 1 (0.71%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.71%) Replication
11 1 (0.71%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 37 (26.24%) Windows
2 29 (20.57%) Linux
3 17 (12.06%) Windows Server
4 9 (6.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (5.67%) VMS
5 8 (5.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (4.96%) Unix
7 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (2.84%) Windows 10
9 3 (2.13%) Solaris
9 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.71%) Amazon Linux
10 1 (0.71%) CentOS
10 1 (0.71%) Debian
10 1 (0.71%) Fedora
10 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (36.88%) DevOps
3 34 (24.11%) Migration
4 26 (18.44%) Microservices
5 22 (15.60%) Scrum
6 20 (14.18%) Configuration Management
6 20 (14.18%) Infrastructure as Code
6 20 (14.18%) Project Management
6 20 (14.18%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 19 (13.48%) Open Source
8 16 (11.35%) ITIL
8 16 (11.35%) Kanban
9 15 (10.64%) BDD
9 15 (10.64%) Pair Programming
9 15 (10.64%) TDD
10 14 (9.93%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (9.93%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (9.22%) Computer Science
12 11 (7.80%) Data Migration
12 11 (7.80%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 27 (19.15%) Java
1 27 (19.15%) PowerShell
2 20 (14.18%) Python
3 18 (12.77%) SQL
4 15 (10.64%) Java 8
5 11 (7.80%) C#
6 7 (4.96%) Bash Shell
6 7 (4.96%) Perl
7 3 (2.13%) Ruby
8 2 (1.42%) C
9 1 (0.71%) C++
9 1 (0.71%) Groovy
9 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 36 (25.53%) Security Cleared
2 29 (20.57%) SC Cleared
3 12 (8.51%) DV Cleared
4 8 (5.67%) AWS Certification
4 8 (5.67%) Degree
5 7 (4.96%) Computer Science Degree
5 7 (4.96%) OCPJP
5 7 (4.96%) Sun Certification
6 5 (3.55%) BPSS Clearance
6 5 (3.55%) CISSP
6 5 (3.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.84%) MCSE
8 3 (2.13%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (1.42%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.71%) CSPO
10 1 (0.71%) LPIC
10 1 (0.71%) MCITP
10 1 (0.71%) NCDA
10 1 (0.71%) RHCT
10 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.13%) NCSC
3 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.71%) NIST
4 1 (0.71%) PMO
4 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (18.44%) Docker
2 24 (17.02%) Active Directory
3 19 (13.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (9.93%) Hyper-V
5 8 (5.67%) XenApp
6 7 (4.96%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 6 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (3.55%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (2.84%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.71%) Kamailio
10 1 (0.71%) NFS
10 1 (0.71%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
10 1 (0.71%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (17.73%) Terraform
2 19 (13.48%) Ansible
2 19 (13.48%) Kubernetes
3 5 (3.55%) Puppet
4 4 (2.84%) SCCM
4 4 (2.84%) vRealize
5 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.13%) Packer
5 3 (2.13%) SCOM
6 2 (1.42%) Consul
6 2 (1.42%) NetMRI
6 2 (1.42%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.71%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.71%) Grafana
7 1 (0.71%) Istio
7 1 (0.71%) Knative
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.71%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.71%) vMotion
Vendors
1 36 (25.53%) Microsoft
2 20 (14.18%) VMware
3 16 (11.35%) Oracle
4 12 (8.51%) Cisco
5 10 (7.09%) Citrix
5 10 (7.09%) Sun
6 8 (5.67%) NetApp
6 8 (5.67%) ServiceNow
7 7 (4.96%) EMC
7 7 (4.96%) EqualLogic
7 7 (4.96%) Nimble Storage
7 7 (4.96%) Palo Alto
8 5 (3.55%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.55%) Veeam
9 4 (2.84%) Atlassian
9 4 (2.84%) ESRI
9 4 (2.84%) IBM
9 4 (2.84%) Infoblox
10 3 (2.13%) Google
11 2 (1.42%) Talend