Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Cloud Computing
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 100 74
Rank change year-on-year -5 -26 +15
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.097% 0.12% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.43% 0.75% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Essex median daily rate - £538 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +106.73% -13.33%
East of England median daily rate £413 £450 £525
% change year-on-year -8.33% -14.29% +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Essex with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 231 133 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 22.47% 15.85% 5.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 74 31
Essex median daily rate £505 £520 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.88% +73.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £325 £388 £225
90th Percentile £600 £618 £425
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £410
% change year-on-year - +9.76% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 18 3
Essex median hourly rate £22.00 £62.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.80% +247.22% -48.94%
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £62.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year -72.00% +296.83% -55.32%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Essex

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cloud Computing in Essex.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Essex

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Essex region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Cloud Computing
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Essex region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Data Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware