Period
to 23 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 23 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.

Private Cloud
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 483 443 483
Rank change year-on-year -40 +40 +13
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 68 190 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.55% 1.14% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 125 99
London median daily rate £625 £550 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% +5.77% -5.45%
10th Percentile £450 £425 £305
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £500 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £12.50 £48.75
% change year-on-year +180.00% -74.36% +18.90%

Private Cloud 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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 12,325 16,673 17,145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 33.68% 36.05% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,545 11,922 12,160
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £309
90th Percentile £700 £700 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 248 217
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £21.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.14% +12.45%
10th Percentile £12.76 £13.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £52.70 £52.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in London

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Private Cloud in London

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Private Cloud in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in London

Private Cloud
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Private Cloud within the London region over the 6 months to 23 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
Central London +18 6 £488 +4.28% 11
East London +22 2 - - 4
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Private Cloud 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 London region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 33 (48.53%) AWS
2 29 (42.65%) Azure
3 26 (38.24%) DevOps
4 23 (33.82%) Public Cloud
5 21 (30.88%) Finance
6 19 (27.94%) Ansible
7 14 (20.59%) Linux
7 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (19.12%) GCP
8 13 (19.12%) Terraform
9 12 (17.65%) Windows
9 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 11 (16.18%) Python
10 11 (16.18%) Migration
10 11 (16.18%) VMware
10 11 (16.18%) Microservices
10 11 (16.18%) IaaS
10 11 (16.18%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (14.71%) Kubernetes
11 10 (14.71%) Google
11 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
12 9 (13.24%) PaaS
12 9 (13.24%) Web Services
12 9 (13.24%) Cisco
13 8 (11.76%) Docker
13 8 (11.76%) Analytics
13 8 (11.76%) Apigee
13 8 (11.76%) SQL
14 7 (10.29%) Java

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 (7.35%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.41%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.94%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) GemFire
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) FINCAD Analytics
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.94%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.47%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.47%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 33 (48.53%) AWS
2 29 (42.65%) Azure
3 13 (19.12%) GCP
4 11 (16.18%) IaaS
5 9 (13.24%) PaaS
6 8 (11.76%) Apigee
7 7 (10.29%) Office 365
8 6 (8.82%) SaaS
9 3 (4.41%) Amazon S3
9 3 (4.41%) Amazon SQS
9 3 (4.41%) AWS Lambda
9 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (4.41%) iPaaS
9 3 (4.41%) Serverless
10 2 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (2.94%) GitHub
10 2 (2.94%) OpenShift
10 2 (2.94%) Power Platform
11 1 (1.47%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (1.47%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) SAN
2 5 (7.35%) DNS
3 4 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (4.41%) Firewall
4 3 (4.41%) NAS
4 3 (4.41%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (2.94%) AMQP
5 2 (2.94%) DHCP
5 2 (2.94%) VSAN
6 1 (1.47%) BGP
6 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.47%) Internet
6 1 (1.47%) Junos
6 1 (1.47%) MPLS
6 1 (1.47%) Network Security
6 1 (1.47%) SNMP
6 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.47%) VLAN
6 1 (1.47%) VPN
6 1 (1.47%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.35%) Big Data
1 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
2 4 (5.88%) Data Lake
2 4 (5.88%) Hadoop
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon Athena
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon Aurora
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (4.41%) Amazon Redshift
3 3 (4.41%) KDB
3 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (4.41%) Presto
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.94%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.94%) Power BI
5 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Jenkins
2 5 (7.35%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.94%) InstallShield
4 2 (2.94%) MSI
5 1 (1.47%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.47%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.47%) git-flow
5 1 (1.47%) Hudson
5 1 (1.47%) JIRA
5 1 (1.47%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.47%) PyCharm
5 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (30.88%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
2 4 (5.88%) Billing
3 3 (4.41%) Front Office
4 2 (2.94%) Publishing
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (1.47%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Architect
2 9 (13.24%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
4 6 (8.82%) Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Security Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Applications Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Consultant
6 3 (4.41%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Data Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Database Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) IT Architect
6 3 (4.41%) IT Security Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Office 365 Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Database Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Senior Data Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) Web Services
2 4 (5.88%) .NET
2 4 (5.88%) REST
3 3 (4.41%) AngularJS
3 3 (4.41%) Apache NiFi
3 3 (4.41%) Backbone.js
3 3 (4.41%) Esper
3 3 (4.41%) JSON
3 3 (4.41%) NumPy
3 3 (4.41%) Pandas
3 3 (4.41%) Pyramid
3 3 (4.41%) React
3 3 (4.41%) SciPy
4 2 (2.94%) .NET Core
4 2 (2.94%) Kafka
4 2 (2.94%) SOAP
4 2 (2.94%) Spring
4 2 (2.94%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.94%) XML
5 1 (1.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 23 (33.82%) Public Cloud
2 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.29%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.88%) Cloud Native
4 3 (4.41%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.41%) Blog
4 3 (4.41%) Data Structures
4 3 (4.41%) Derivative
4 3 (4.41%) Fixed Income
4 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
4 3 (4.41%) PKI
4 3 (4.41%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.94%) User Experience
5 2 (2.94%) Wiki
6 1 (1.47%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Linux
2 12 (17.65%) Windows
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Server
4 3 (4.41%) Unix
4 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
5 2 (2.94%) Windows 2000
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) DevOps
2 14 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.18%) Microservices
3 11 (16.18%) Migration
3 11 (16.18%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (11.76%) Analytics
5 7 (10.29%) Security Architecture
5 7 (10.29%) Visualisation
6 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
6 6 (8.82%) ETL
6 6 (8.82%) TDD
6 6 (8.82%) Unit Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.35%) Scrum
7 5 (7.35%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.88%) Computer Science
8 4 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (5.88%) Network Design
8 4 (5.88%) Open Source
8 4 (5.88%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (16.18%) Python
2 10 (14.71%) PowerShell
3 8 (11.76%) SQL
4 7 (10.29%) Java
5 6 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 5 (7.35%) C#
7 4 (5.88%) C
7 4 (5.88%) C++
8 3 (4.41%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.94%) JavaScript
9 2 (2.94%) VB
10 1 (1.47%) Perl
10 1 (1.47%) Ruby
10 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) CEH
3 3 (4.41%) CISA
3 3 (4.41%) CISM
3 3 (4.41%) CISSP
3 3 (4.41%) CompTIA Security+
3 3 (4.41%) CSSLP
3 3 (4.41%) GIAC
3 3 (4.41%) SANS
3 3 (4.41%) SSCP
4 1 (1.47%) CAPM
4 1 (1.47%) JNCIE
4 1 (1.47%) JNCIP
4 1 (1.47%) Master's Degree
4 1 (1.47%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.47%) PMP
4 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.47%) Project+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) COBIT
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (11.76%) Docker
3 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.88%) vSphere
4 3 (4.41%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (4.41%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (2.94%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.47%) LXC
6 1 (1.47%) NFS
6 1 (1.47%) vCloud
6 1 (1.47%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.47%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (27.94%) Ansible
2 13 (19.12%) Terraform
3 10 (14.71%) Kubernetes
4 7 (10.29%) Puppet
5 6 (8.82%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 4 (5.88%) Salt
6 4 (5.88%) SCCM
6 4 (5.88%) vRealize
7 3 (4.41%) Data Guard
7 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (4.41%) Oracle RMAN
7 3 (4.41%) Packer
7 3 (4.41%) SCOM
8 2 (2.94%) NetBackup
8 2 (2.94%) SCSM
8 2 (2.94%) SCVMM
8 2 (2.94%) ThinApp
9 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (1.47%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 12 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.18%) VMware
3 10 (14.71%) Google
4 9 (13.24%) Cisco
5 7 (10.29%) Oracle
6 5 (7.35%) Palo Alto
7 4 (5.88%) Dell
7 4 (5.88%) Juniper
8 3 (4.41%) Bloomberg
8 3 (4.41%) BMC
8 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
8 3 (4.41%) EMC
8 3 (4.41%) Fortinet
8 3 (4.41%) NetApp
8 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.94%) Citrix
9 2 (2.94%) IBM
9 2 (2.94%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.47%) Nokia
10 1 (1.47%) Veritas