Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 21 January 2019 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 76 74 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 -26 +30
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 5 34 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.53% 2.85% 4.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.77% 7.66% 18.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 27 39
Oxfordshire median daily rate £650 £560 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.07% +21.08% -11.06%
10th Percentile £563 £512 £317
90th Percentile £685 £660 £525
South East median daily rate £488 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -11.36% +22.22% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £18.62

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 282 444 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 30.06% 37.25% 23.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 364 214
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £311 £332 £306
90th Percentile £600 £613 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £445 £450
% change year-on-year +6.74% -1.11% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.28
% change year-on-year +12.90% -10.30% -5.30%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Oxfordshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Oxfordshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Oxfordshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

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 Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Oxford +17 3 £650 +16.07% 1
Cloud Computing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (40.00%) Docker
2 2 (40.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (40.00%) Packer
2 2 (40.00%) Terraform
2 2 (40.00%) Server Management
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (40.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Vagrant
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps
1 2 (40.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Laravel
1 1 (20.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) CentOS
2 2 (40.00%) Debian
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
1 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
2 2 (40.00%) Server Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Protection
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Microservices
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Ansible
1 2 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (40.00%) Packer
1 2 (40.00%) Puppet
1 2 (40.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft