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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 - 60
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.35% - 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.78% - 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Median daily rate - - £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £369
% change year-on-year -5.26% +28.81%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London 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 the North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
North East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 72 85 23
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 12.48% 5.39% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 16
Median daily rate £350 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +50.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £531 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £14.60 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year +70.58% -36.44%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

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

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the North East region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Durham - 2 - -
Cloud Computing
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 North East region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Software-Defined Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Service Transition Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Transition Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Network Design
1 2 (100.00%) Network Management
1 2 (100.00%) Network Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco