Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 446 611 635
Rank change year-on-year +165 +24 +62
Contract jobs citing Hybrid Cloud 411 249 176
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.27% 0.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.47% 0.80% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 141 96
England median daily rate £525 £550 £523
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +5.26% +10.00%
10th Percentile £405 £400 £425
90th Percentile £688 £713 £669
UK median daily rate £525 £538 £520
% change year-on-year -2.33% +3.37% +11.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
England median hourly rate £82.50 - £65.00
UK median hourly rate £82.50 - £65.00

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 28,018 30,970 27,782
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.43% 33.38% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,415 20,481 18,105
England median daily rate £475 £473 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +5.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £293 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 906 964 968
England median hourly rate £20.96 £22.00 £19.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.75% +10.29% -5.01%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.65 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.46 £51.10 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.50 £21.85 £20.00
% change year-on-year -6.16% +9.23% -4.76%

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 25 May 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Hybrid Cloud in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 25 May 2019. 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 +90 165 £580 +5.45% 14
North of England +63 74 £510 -4.23% 6
South East +39 68 £485 -19.17% 4
North West +48 47 £520 -0.95% 2
Midlands +26 44 £463 -5.13% 4
West Midlands +21 43 £475 -5.00% 2
East of England +29 33 £500 - 1
South West -19 30 £525 +7.69%
Yorkshire +22 21 £425 -19.05% 4
North East +12 6 £530 -19.39%
Hybrid Cloud
UK

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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.

1 229 (55.72%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (50.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 147 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (31.87%) DevOps
5 114 (27.74%) Microsoft
6 106 (25.79%) Windows
7 95 (23.11%) Linux
8 87 (21.17%) Ansible
9 85 (20.68%) VMware
10 83 (20.19%) Migration
10 83 (20.19%) PaaS
11 76 (18.49%) IaaS
12 73 (17.76%) Public Cloud
13 72 (17.52%) Active Directory
14 68 (16.55%) Oracle
15 67 (16.30%) Docker
16 61 (14.84%) Puppet
17 58 (14.11%) Finance
17 58 (14.11%) Jenkins
18 56 (13.63%) Terraform
19 53 (12.90%) Data Centre
19 53 (12.90%) Kubernetes
20 52 (12.65%) Security Cleared
21 50 (12.17%) Scrum
21 50 (12.17%) SQL
22 49 (11.92%) SQL Server
22 49 (11.92%) Office 365
23 47 (11.44%) Firewall
24 46 (11.19%) Configuration Management
25 45 (10.95%) Python

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 22 (5.35%) Confluence
2 18 (4.38%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.89%) OpenStack
4 15 (3.65%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.95%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.22%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.73%) Anypoint
8 3 (0.73%) Mule
9 2 (0.49%) Apache
9 2 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.49%) CMS
9 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.49%) NetWeaver
10 1 (0.24%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.24%) JBoss
Applications
1 22 (5.35%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (0.97%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 229 (55.72%) Amazon AWS
2 207 (50.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 83 (20.19%) PaaS
4 76 (18.49%) IaaS
5 49 (11.92%) Office 365
6 36 (8.76%) Cloud Computing
7 34 (8.27%) Azure Active Directory
8 33 (8.03%) SaaS
9 32 (7.79%) Google Cloud Platform
10 26 (6.33%) OpenShift
10 26 (6.33%) Serverless
11 21 (5.11%) GitHub
12 17 (4.14%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 10 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
14 9 (2.19%) Amazon S3
15 8 (1.95%) Power Platform
16 6 (1.46%) Akamai
16 6 (1.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (1.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 5 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 47 (11.44%) Firewall
2 28 (6.81%) Network Security
3 18 (4.38%) VPN
4 17 (4.14%) DNS
5 12 (2.92%) WAN
6 10 (2.43%) Software-Defined Networking
7 9 (2.19%) SAN
8 7 (1.70%) Internet
9 6 (1.46%) DMZ
9 6 (1.46%) TCP/IP
9 6 (1.46%) VSAN
10 5 (1.22%) DHCP
10 5 (1.22%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (1.22%) LAN
10 5 (1.22%) Skype
10 5 (1.22%) VLAN
10 5 (1.22%) Wireless
11 4 (0.97%) Cisco Firepower
11 4 (0.97%) NAS
11 4 (0.97%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (11.92%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.06%) MySQL
3 23 (5.60%) Oracle Database
4 19 (4.62%) Big Data
5 18 (4.38%) PostgreSQL
6 15 (3.65%) Azure SQL Database
6 15 (3.65%) Data Lake
7 11 (2.68%) NoSQL
7 11 (2.68%) RDBMS
7 11 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 8 (1.95%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.70%) Amazon Redshift
9 7 (1.70%) Power BI
9 7 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 4 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
11 3 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 58 (14.11%) Jenkins
2 33 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 28 (6.81%) GitLab
4 27 (6.57%) Sonatype Nexus
5 26 (6.33%) JIRA
6 17 (4.14%) Maven
7 15 (3.65%) Artifactory
8 12 (2.92%) Bitbucket
9 10 (2.43%) Robot Framework
10 8 (1.95%) Travis CI
11 7 (1.70%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (1.70%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (1.46%) CF BOSH
12 6 (1.46%) Checkstyle
12 6 (1.46%) LoadRunner
13 4 (0.97%) JUnit
13 4 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
13 4 (0.97%) Subversion
13 4 (0.97%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 58 (14.11%) Finance
2 16 (3.89%) Banking
3 13 (3.16%) Billing
3 13 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.22%) Financial Institution
4 5 (1.22%) Law
5 4 (0.97%) Legal
5 4 (0.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.49%) Games
6 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.24%) Advertising
7 1 (0.24%) Electronics
7 1 (0.24%) Local Government
7 1 (0.24%) Marketing
7 1 (0.24%) Retail
7 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 155 (37.71%) Architect
2 56 (13.63%) DevOps Engineer
3 53 (12.90%) Cloud Architect
4 50 (12.17%) Azure Architect
5 37 (9.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 35 (8.52%) AWS Engineer
7 30 (7.30%) Developer
8 27 (6.57%) Solutions Architect
9 24 (5.84%) AWS Architect
9 24 (5.84%) Security Architect
10 20 (4.87%) Technical Architect
11 19 (4.62%) Consultant
12 18 (4.38%) Azure Engineer
12 18 (4.38%) Platform Engineer
13 17 (4.14%) Infrastructure Architect
13 17 (4.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 15 (3.65%) Linux Engineer
15 14 (3.41%) AWS DevOps
15 14 (3.41%) AWS DevOps Engineer
15 14 (3.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.08%) Web Services
2 19 (4.62%) YAML
3 18 (4.38%) J2EE
3 18 (4.38%) Node.js
4 16 (3.89%) Middleware
5 14 (3.41%) RabbitMQ
6 13 (3.16%) Kafka
6 13 (3.16%) RESTful
7 11 (2.68%) .NET
7 11 (2.68%) Spring
7 11 (2.68%) XML
8 9 (2.19%) REST
8 9 (2.19%) Spring Boot
9 8 (1.95%) Elastic Stack
10 6 (1.46%) .NET Core
10 6 (1.46%) Ajax
10 6 (1.46%) GraphQL
10 6 (1.46%) HTML
10 6 (1.46%) HTML5
11 5 (1.22%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 73 (17.76%) Public Cloud
2 53 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 31 (7.54%) Private Cloud
4 28 (6.81%) Cloud Native
5 17 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.41%) PKI
7 10 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
8 8 (1.95%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (1.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 7 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.70%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
10 6 (1.46%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.22%) Replication
11 5 (1.22%) Self-Motivation
11 5 (1.22%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.22%) User Experience
12 4 (0.97%) Clustering
12 4 (0.97%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 106 (25.79%) Windows
2 95 (23.11%) Linux
3 36 (8.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 30 (7.30%) Windows Server
5 16 (3.89%) Solaris
5 16 (3.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (3.41%) Windows 10
7 13 (3.16%) Unix
8 11 (2.68%) AIX
9 10 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (1.70%) Android
11 6 (1.46%) Apple iOS
12 5 (1.22%) Windows 7
13 4 (0.97%) CentOS
14 1 (0.24%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 147 (35.77%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (31.87%) DevOps
3 83 (20.19%) Migration
4 50 (12.17%) Scrum
5 46 (11.19%) Configuration Management
6 37 (9.00%) Microservices
7 36 (8.76%) Stakeholder Management
8 35 (8.52%) Test Automation
9 33 (8.03%) Infrastructure as Code
10 32 (7.79%) Continuous Integration
11 29 (7.06%) Kanban
12 27 (6.57%) ITIL
13 26 (6.33%) Task Automation
14 25 (6.08%) SOA
15 23 (5.60%) Network Virtualisation
15 23 (5.60%) Service Management
16 21 (5.11%) Systems Engineering
17 20 (4.87%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (4.87%) Security Management
17 20 (4.87%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 50 (12.17%) SQL
2 45 (10.95%) Python
3 44 (10.71%) Java
4 43 (10.46%) PowerShell
5 33 (8.03%) Ruby
6 19 (4.62%) Bash Shell
7 17 (4.14%) Java 8
7 17 (4.14%) Perl
8 12 (2.92%) JavaScript
9 8 (1.95%) Go
10 6 (1.46%) C#
10 6 (1.46%) Shell Script
11 4 (0.97%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.73%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.73%) VB
13 2 (0.49%) C
13 2 (0.49%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.24%) C++
14 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 52 (12.65%) Security Cleared
2 36 (8.76%) SC Cleared
3 27 (6.57%) AWS Certification
4 13 (3.16%) CISSP
4 13 (3.16%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.92%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (2.68%) Degree
6 11 (2.68%) MCSE
7 7 (1.70%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.46%) TOGAF Certification
9 5 (1.22%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (1.22%) MCSA
10 4 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.97%) CISMP
10 4 (0.97%) SANS
11 3 (0.73%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (0.73%) CCIE
11 3 (0.73%) CISM
11 3 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.14%) QA
2 9 (2.19%) GDPR
3 8 (1.95%) SLA
4 6 (1.46%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.49%) COBIT
5 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) PSD2
System Software
1 72 (17.52%) Active Directory
2 67 (16.30%) Docker
3 37 (9.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (5.11%) Hyper-V
5 19 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (3.65%) Virtual Desktop
7 12 (2.92%) VMware NSX
8 9 (2.19%) vSphere
9 4 (0.97%) BitLocker
9 4 (0.97%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.73%) vCloud
10 3 (0.73%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.24%) HDFS
11 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.24%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.24%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 87 (21.17%) Ansible
2 61 (14.84%) Puppet
3 56 (13.63%) Terraform
4 53 (12.90%) Kubernetes
5 33 (8.03%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (5.35%) SCCM
7 19 (4.62%) Salt
8 18 (4.38%) SCOM
9 12 (2.92%) Docker Swarm
9 12 (2.92%) vRealize
10 10 (2.43%) Nagios
11 9 (2.19%) SCVMM
11 9 (2.19%) ZABBIX
12 7 (1.70%) Network Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (1.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
13 5 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (1.22%) Packer
14 4 (0.97%) PowerCLI
14 4 (0.97%) vCenter Server
14 4 (0.97%) WSUS
Vendors
1 114 (27.74%) Microsoft
2 85 (20.68%) VMware
3 68 (16.55%) Oracle
4 37 (9.00%) Red Hat
5 31 (7.54%) Google
6 22 (5.35%) Cisco
7 14 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (3.16%) Dell
8 13 (3.16%) IBM
9 10 (2.43%) Citrix
10 8 (1.95%) F5
10 8 (1.95%) Fujitsu
10 8 (1.95%) Riverbed
10 8 (1.95%) SAP
11 7 (1.70%) Greenplum
11 7 (1.70%) Juniper
11 7 (1.70%) Symantec
12 6 (1.46%) Forcepoint
12 6 (1.46%) Micro Focus
12 6 (1.46%) NetApp