Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 96 151
Rank change year-on-year -1 +55 -36
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 11 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.86% 0.40% 0.81%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 1.14% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 23
North East median daily rate £474 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.44% -2.44% -
10th Percentile £400 £313 £360
90th Percentile £579 £488 £445
England median daily rate £550 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +4.90%
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 440 439 1,130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.38% 35.26% 39.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 302 764
North East median daily rate £420 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% +10.29% -15.00%
10th Percentile £256 £263 £225
90th Percentile £588 £563 £501
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 69
North East median hourly rate £13.75 £26.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.62% -6.25% +16.67%
10th Percentile £8.89 £10.30 £11.18
90th Percentile £16.28 £47.73 £40.40
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +5.26%

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 15 November 2018.

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 15 November 2018. 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 +5 7 £473 +18.13% 3
Durham - 4 £500 -
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (36.36%) Runbook
3 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) ITIL
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) ITSM
4 3 (27.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) IaaS
5 2 (18.18%) Terraform
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
5 2 (18.18%) Docker
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Windows

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 (9.09%) Confluence
1 1 (9.09%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 6 (54.55%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (27.27%) IaaS
3 3 (27.27%) PaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) SonarQube
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
1 3 (27.27%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Automation Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Security Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) DC/OS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (36.36%) Runbook
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) ITSM
2 3 (27.27%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Identity Management
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Microservices
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Management
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) DV Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) HP Operations Orchestration
2 2 (18.18%) Terraform
3 1 (9.09%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Kubernetes
3 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Google