Period
to 18 September 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 18 September 2020 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 > Midlands
6 months to
18 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 111 210 233
Rank change year-on-year +99 +23 +4
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 4 15 25
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.22% 0.24% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.84% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 14
Median daily rate £438 £535 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.22% +12.34% -4.75%
10th Percentile £406 £490 £201
90th Percentile £479 £570 £668
England median daily rate £500 £525 £538
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.33% +11.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year - +40.00% -48.72%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 603 1,783 2,172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 32.95% 27.96% 26.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 1,027 1,263
Median daily rate £380 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £200 £216 £230
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 97 119
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.16% -2.21% -0.94%
10th Percentile £14.63 £11.24 £10.80
90th Percentile £48.83 £46.84 £31.35
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +62.79% +4.88% +2.50%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Private Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in the Midlands

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Private Cloud in the Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Private Cloud in the Midlands

Private Cloud
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 September 2020. 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
West Midlands +75 4 £438 -19.72% 2
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Database Architect
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft