Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 2017 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
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 130 140 106
Rank change year-on-year +10 -34 +12
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 12 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.18% 0.40% 1.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.20% 4.58% 27.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 13 56
Leeds median daily rate £513 £650 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.15% +116.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £469 £459 £263
90th Percentile £566 £700 £438
West Yorkshire median daily rate £513 £650 £300
% change year-on-year -21.15% +116.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leeds median hourly rate - - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next 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.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 182 262 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 8.40% 8.81% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 199 106
Leeds median daily rate £450 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £263
90th Percentile £575 £620 £520
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 0
Leeds median hourly rate £25.00 £12.10 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.61% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £12.10 -
% change year-on-year +106.61% - -

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (25.00%) MCP
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security

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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Designer
1 1 (25.00%) Information Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Information Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Security Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Designer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Cryptography
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) Data Security
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCP
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft