Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 19 November 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
England > North East
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 167 100
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 2 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East - 0.073% 1.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.77% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 41
North East median daily rate - £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.64 £19.92 £55.00
% change year-on-year -6.41% -63.78% -

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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 159 261 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.08% 9.59% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 191 58
North East median daily rate £400 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -21.05% +69.64%
10th Percentile £217 £285 £310
90th Percentile £635 £538 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 5
North East median hourly rate £45.00 £28.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.71% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £44.50 £18.33 £26.95
90th Percentile £45.50 £52.68 £35.60
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £21.64
% change year-on-year +5.26% -12.20% +20.22%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in the North East

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in the North East