Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 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
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 137 123
Rank change year-on-year +41 -14 -23
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 7 23 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.57% 0.89% 0.098%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 2.28% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 23 0
North East median daily rate £363 £410 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.59% - -
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 - £44.50

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 432 1008 664
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 34.98% 38.90% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 689 403
North East median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £238
90th Percentile £583 £525 £575
England median daily rate £450 £429 £425
% change year-on-year +4.97% +0.86% +6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 55 50
North East median hourly rate £28.75 £28.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.68% +24.44% +25.00%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.12 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £35.50 £39.18
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £19.42
% change year-on-year +7.50% +2.99% +10.97%

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 +41 6 £363 -11.59% 1
Public Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Public Cloud 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 Public Cloud.

1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) MySQL
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Puppet
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) SaltStack
4 4 (57.14%) Ansible
4 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) Python
4 4 (57.14%) Telematics
5 3 (42.86%) ZABBIX
5 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
5 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
5 3 (42.86%) Selenium
5 3 (42.86%) jQuery
5 3 (42.86%) Kanban
5 3 (42.86%) Groovy
5 3 (42.86%) CMS
5 3 (42.86%) Subversion
5 3 (42.86%) JSON
5 3 (42.86%) Content Management
5 3 (42.86%) SOA
5 3 (42.86%) JavaScript

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 3 (42.86%) CMS
1 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
1 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (42.86%) AWS Lambda
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) Serverless
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (14.29%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) MySQL
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) DataStage
4 1 (14.29%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
1 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium
1 3 (42.86%) Selenium IDE
1 3 (42.86%) SoapUI
1 3 (42.86%) Subversion
1 3 (42.86%) WebDriver
2 1 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Bitbucket
2 1 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) CSS
1 3 (42.86%) HTML
1 3 (42.86%) jQuery
1 3 (42.86%) JSON
1 3 (42.86%) RESTful
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
1 3 (42.86%) XML
1 3 (42.86%) XSD
1 3 (42.86%) XSLT
2 1 (14.29%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (14.29%) LAMP
2 1 (14.29%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Debian
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) DevOps
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Telematics
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) Content Management
4 3 (42.86%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) Kanban
4 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 3 (42.86%) Process Management
4 3 (42.86%) SOA
4 3 (42.86%) Software Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Bug Management
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Issue Tracking
6 1 (14.29%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Groovy
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
4 1 (14.29%) Jython
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Ruby
4 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Docker
2 1 (14.29%) VirtualBox
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Xen
2 1 (14.29%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Puppet
2 4 (57.14%) Ansible
2 4 (57.14%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (42.86%) Nagios
3 3 (42.86%) ZABBIX
4 1 (14.29%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) SaltStack
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) OpenText
2 3 (42.86%) Rackspace
3 1 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Vyatta