Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 127 148
Rank change year-on-year 0 +21 -31
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 14 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.56% 0.093% 0.21%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.79% 1.02% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 5
Leeds median daily rate £488 £550 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +4.76% +50.00%
10th Percentile £346 £525 £418
90th Percentile £512 £575 £550
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £488 £525
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +50.00%
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 502 196 283
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 20.17% 9.12% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 361 137 221
Leeds median daily rate £445 £438 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.71% -10.26% +23.81%
10th Percentile £325 £261 £325
90th Percentile £588 £596 £613
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £450
% change year-on-year +1.74% -4.44% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Leeds median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.71% -10.87% -
10th Percentile £13.50 £17.65 £15.98
90th Percentile £14.50 £24.75 £29.83
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £20.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -28.98% +32.26% -

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 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) PaaS
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) Release Management
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) CFEngine
5 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
5 5 (35.71%) IaaS
5 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) Salt
5 5 (35.71%) Go
5 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (35.71%) Ansible
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) ES6
7 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js

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 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) IaaS
3 5 (35.71%) PaaS
4 3 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (21.43%) Serverless
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) Mocha
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Python Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Chai
2 1 (7.14%) Enzyme
2 1 (7.14%) Jest
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) Release Management
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (7.14%) IT Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) Go
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) ES6
5 1 (7.14%) Kotlin
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
1 5 (35.71%) CFEngine
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
1 5 (35.71%) Salt
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Ivanti
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee
1 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.14%) Splunk