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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 58 50 64
Rank change year-on-year -8 +14  
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.37% 0.40% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.63% 2.82% 2.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £350 £431 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.84% +38.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £479 £514
% change year-on-year -11.27% -6.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 123 71 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 22.53% 14.20% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 52 68
Median daily rate £450 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £249 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Median hourly rate £54.00 £14.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +272.41% -42.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -12.79% -13.35%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 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 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
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 3 months to 23 March 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
Oxford - 2 £350 - 1
Cloud Computing
South East

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) Spring
2 10 (76.92%) Maven
2 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
3 9 (69.23%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (69.23%) Node.js
3 9 (69.23%) REST
3 9 (69.23%) JSF
3 9 (69.23%) Spring MVC
3 9 (69.23%) Grails
3 9 (69.23%) Java EE
3 9 (69.23%) XPath
3 9 (69.23%) JMS
3 9 (69.23%) Ant
3 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 9 (69.23%) Play Framework
4 8 (61.54%) Ansible
4 8 (61.54%) Puppet
4 8 (61.54%) Linux
4 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
4 8 (61.54%) JUnit
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 7 (53.85%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (53.85%) Mockito

Cloud Computing
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (53.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (46.15%) nginx
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (23.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (23.08%) PaaS
3 2 (15.38%) IaaS
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Maven
2 9 (69.23%) Ant
3 8 (61.54%) JUnit
4 7 (53.85%) Mockito
5 1 (7.69%) Gradle
5 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) Java Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (23.08%) Angular Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Build Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
6 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) AngularJS
1 10 (76.92%) Spring
1 10 (76.92%) XML
2 9 (69.23%) Grails
2 9 (69.23%) Java EE
2 9 (69.23%) JMS
2 9 (69.23%) JSF
2 9 (69.23%) Node.js
2 9 (69.23%) Play Framework
2 9 (69.23%) REST
2 9 (69.23%) Spring MVC
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) J2EE
4 7 (53.85%) React
5 6 (46.15%) J2SE
6 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 1 (7.69%) CSS
7 1 (7.69%) HTML5
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
3 7 (53.85%) SOA
3 7 (53.85%) Unit Testing
4 6 (46.15%) Process Improvement
5 5 (38.46%) Product Management
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) BDD
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (7.69%) Kanban
7 1 (7.69%) Microservices
7 1 (7.69%) Scrum
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) Java
2 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) XPath
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Scala
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Ansible
1 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Citrix
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft