Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Public Cloud
England > North East
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 87 127
Rank change year-on-year +3 +40 -3
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 21 12 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.58% 0.99% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.66% 2.88% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 23
North East median daily rate £475 £475 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +15.85% -
10th Percentile £417 £313 £360
90th Percentile £518 £687 £445
England median daily rate £538 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +2.38% - +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £45.00 -

Public 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 North East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 451 417 885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 33.88% 34.49% 37.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 281 624
North East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £250 £275
90th Percentile £562 £615 £533
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 34
North East median hourly rate £13.25 £20.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.37% -29.31% +38.10%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £11.05
90th Percentile £22.93 £47.13 £55.25
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.67% +3.28% +0.88%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in the North East

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in the North East

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in the North East over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in the North East

Public Cloud
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 Public Cloud within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 January 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
Tyne and Wear +6 18 £474 -0.26% 4
Durham - 3 £475 -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Public 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 North East region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Migration
3 9 (42.86%) HTTP
4 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
4 8 (38.10%) Docker
4 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
4 8 (38.10%) Private Cloud
4 8 (38.10%) Terraform
5 7 (33.33%) iPaaS
5 7 (33.33%) SonarQube
5 7 (33.33%) Ansible
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (33.33%) Microservices
5 7 (33.33%) DevOps
5 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
5 7 (33.33%) Puppet
5 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (33.33%) Python
5 7 (33.33%) Perl
5 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) MySQL
5 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 7 (33.33%) CentOS
5 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 6 (28.57%) Runbook
6 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) OO

Public Cloud
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Pig
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Solr
1 1 (4.76%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 15 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (33.33%) iPaaS
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (19.05%) IaaS
4 2 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (9.52%) Office 365
4 2 (9.52%) PaaS
4 2 (9.52%) SaaS
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon EMR
5 1 (4.76%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) HTTPS
2 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
2 2 (9.52%) NAS
2 2 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 7 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.76%) Big Data
3 1 (4.76%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) HBase
3 1 (4.76%) HCatalog
3 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.76%) Pentaho
3 1 (4.76%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.76%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Jenkins
2 7 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Architect
3 5 (23.81%) Automation Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Automation Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Big Data Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Specialist
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Security Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Private Cloud
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) CentOS
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
1 7 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.76%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Migration
2 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 7 (33.33%) DevOps
2 7 (33.33%) Microservices
3 6 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (28.57%) Runbook
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
4 5 (23.81%) ITSM
4 5 (23.81%) OO
5 2 (9.52%) Application Discovery
5 2 (9.52%) Data Protection
5 2 (9.52%) Software Distribution
5 2 (9.52%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (4.76%) Analytics
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.76%) Functional Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Information Governance
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 7 (33.33%) Perl
1 7 (33.33%) Python
1 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
1 5 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 4 (19.05%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 8 (38.10%) Docker
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.76%) Apache Flume
3 1 (4.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (4.76%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) Kubernetes
1 8 (38.10%) Terraform
2 7 (33.33%) Ansible
2 7 (33.33%) Puppet
3 5 (23.81%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 1 (4.76%) Oozie
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Talend