Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 94 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Native 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.52% 0.063% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 0.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Hertfordshire median daily rate £540 £700 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.86% - -
East of England median daily rate £540 £713 -
% change year-on-year -24.21% - -
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 435 442 510
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 32.01% 27.68% 34.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 247 260 240
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.10% +11.00% -
10th Percentile £216 £173 £178
90th Percentile £591 £588 £550
East of England median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 25 27
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.00 £23.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.43% +43.75% -
10th Percentile £11.15 £13.00 £12.20
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.75 £46.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.60 £25.00
% change year-on-year -9.09% -29.60% +6.38%

Cloud Native
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Cloud Native as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Native in Hertfordshire

Cloud Native
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Native in Hertfordshire

Cloud Native
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Native within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 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
Stevenage - 4 £580 -
Watford - 2 - -
St Albans - 1 £500 -
Cloud Native
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 5 (71.43%) Azure
2 4 (57.14%) AWS
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Publishing
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
4 2 (28.57%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Route 53
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) Microservices
4 2 (28.57%) GCP
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (28.57%) Secure Coding
4 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (28.57%) Terraform
4 2 (28.57%) Serverless
4 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon ECS
5 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making

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 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Azure
2 4 (57.14%) AWS
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (28.57%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (28.57%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (28.57%) GCP
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
3 2 (28.57%) Route 53
3 2 (28.57%) Serverless
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) LAN
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) WAN
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Blockchain
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) AWS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Lead Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technologist
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) Velocity
2 1 (14.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Microservices
3 2 (28.57%) Secure Coding
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
3 1 (14.29%) Go
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Ceph
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Grafana
2 1 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 1 (14.29%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Aruba
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Citrix
1 1 (14.29%) F5
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Juniper
1 1 (14.29%) NetApp
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) VMware