Period
to 24 September 2018

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 24 September 2018 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 100 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - -
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.21% 0.24% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Essex median daily rate £325 - -
East of England median daily rate £538 £475 £525
% change year-on-year +13.16% -9.52% +23.53%
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 350 351 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 36.12% 41.64% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 227 167
Essex median daily rate £525 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +66.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £331 £220 £213
90th Percentile £600 £600 £464
East of England median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 37 94
Essex median hourly rate £26.45 £36.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.53% +28.57% +5.66%
10th Percentile £15.75 £10.76 £15.75
90th Percentile £72.25 £63.75 £42.84
East of England median hourly rate £17.70 £25.72 £22.25
% change year-on-year -31.18% +15.60% -19.09%

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
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 24 September 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 - -
Public Cloud
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, 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 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (50.00%) Commercial Awareness
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix

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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Electronics
2 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Author
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Author
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Commercial Awareness
1 1 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Data Management
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Huawei
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) VMware