Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Cloud Native in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Native over the 6 months to 19 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.

Cloud Native
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Native 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.070% 0.065% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £700 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.00% - -
East of England median daily rate £643 £550 -
% change year-on-year +16.82% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Native 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 Hertfordshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 404 525 485
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 28.23% 34.07% 34.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 278 265
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £395 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +1.94% -0.64%
10th Percentile £173 £200 £156
90th Percentile £550 £575 £566
East of England median daily rate £438 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +6.06% +17.86% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 15
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.70 £14.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.07% -9.38% -25.58%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.13 £11.32
90th Percentile £47.65 £47.50 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -40.77% +30.00% +14.88%

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Native 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Cloud Native.

1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
1 1 (100.00%) yum
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Cobertura
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Mesos

Cloud Native
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (100.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Artifactory
1 1 (100.00%) Bitbucket
1 1 (100.00%) Checkstyle
1 1 (100.00%) Cobertura
1 1 (100.00%) Gradle
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) boto
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 1 (100.00%) Mesos
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Rancher
1 1 (100.00%) Terraform
1 1 (100.00%) yum
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Sonatype