Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 138 145
Rank change year-on-year +10 +7 -33
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.38% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.73% 1.75% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 3
Leeds median daily rate £500 £403 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.22% +34.17% -25.00%
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 £425 £300
% change year-on-year +17.65% +41.67% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire 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 Leeds with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 519 342 230
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 21.79% 15.15% 8.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 260 168
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.12% -1.11%
10th Percentile £325 £213 £313
90th Percentile £601 £638 £613
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Leeds median hourly rate £12.00 £20.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.46% +41.38% -
10th Percentile £9.90 £19.25 £10.85
90th Percentile £14.10 £21.75 £28.15
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £12.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +16.48% -19.35% -34.74%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Leeds

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Leeds over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (33.33%) Xen
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (22.22%) Serverless
4 2 (22.22%) ES6
4 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Node.js
4 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mathematics

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (11.11%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (22.22%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Serverless
5 1 (11.11%) Google App Engine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Data Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning Scientist
3 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (11.11%) scikit-learn
2 1 (11.11%) Theano
2 1 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) CUDA
1 1 (11.11%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
1 1 (11.11%) GPGPU
1 1 (11.11%) Hedge funds
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
1 4 (44.44%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Anomaly Detection
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Deep Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Machine Learning
3 1 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Time Series Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) ES6
1 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) R
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CISM
1 1 (11.11%) CISSP
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Xen
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) Nessus
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (11.11%) Dataiku
3 1 (11.11%) Ivanti
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee
3 1 (11.11%) MuleSoft