Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 79 90
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex - 0.29% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 1.72% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Essex median daily rate - £575 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.98% -
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.78% +5.88% -32.00%
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 170 116 118
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 19.63% 16.79% 14.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 78 70
Essex median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +20.00%
10th Percentile £296 £323 £274
90th Percentile £603 £653 £590
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 11
Essex median hourly rate £11.63 £70.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.39% +89.19% -
10th Percentile £10.81 £47.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £12.44 £89.88 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.50 £42.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -54.12% +18.06% +136.07%

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