Period
to 20 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 20 January 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.

Public Cloud
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 87 86 -
Rank change year-on-year -1 - -
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 11 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.12% 0.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.30% 0.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Essex median daily rate £350 - -
East of England median daily rate £434 £488 £488
% change year-on-year -11.03% - -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Public 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 Essex with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 333 274 286
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 33.91% 40.29% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 214 189
Essex median daily rate £525 £500 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +51.52% -2.94%
10th Percentile £325 £197 £213
90th Percentile £600 £600 £530
East of England median daily rate £438 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +6.06% +17.86% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 44
Essex median hourly rate £16.75 £40.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.13% +11.11% +39.13%
10th Percentile £12.55 £10.40 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £63.75 £45.93
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £32.50 £29.06
% change year-on-year -40.77% +11.86% +34.98%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Essex

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in Essex

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Essex over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Essex

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the Essex region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Southend-on-Sea - 5 £579 -
Public Cloud
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Public 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 Essex region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (72.73%) Java
2 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) JIRA
3 6 (54.55%) Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
3 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (54.55%) Electronics
3 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
3 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 6 (54.55%) Confluence
3 6 (54.55%) REST
4 4 (36.36%) Middleware
5 3 (27.27%) Migration
5 3 (27.27%) Operations Management
5 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
6 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
6 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database

Public Cloud
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 6 (54.55%) Confluence
2 2 (18.18%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) JIRA
2 2 (18.18%) Ant
2 2 (18.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (18.18%) Bitbucket
2 2 (18.18%) Cucumber
2 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Maven
2 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (18.18%) Subversion
2 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (54.55%) Electronics
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Manufacturing
1 6 (54.55%) Marketing
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Author
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Author
1 6 (54.55%) Technical Writer
2 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) AWS Architect
3 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) AWS Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 6 (54.55%) REST
2 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 4 (36.36%) Middleware
4 2 (18.18%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) AIX
1 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) Digital Marketing
1 6 (54.55%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) DevOps
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Management
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
3 2 (18.18%) IT Governance
3 2 (18.18%) Microservices
3 2 (18.18%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Release Management
3 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Atlassian
3 2 (18.18%) Fujitsu
3 2 (18.18%) IBM
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) VMware