Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 13 December 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 82 90
Rank change year-on-year +6 +8 +1
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 22 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.39% 0.47% 0.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.73% 1.36% 1.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 7
Reading median daily rate £513 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +17.65% -
10th Percentile £463 £331 £370
90th Percentile £770 £730 £450
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £550 £450
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 465 441 454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 29.47% 34.64% 31.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 248 237
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -4.76%
10th Percentile £185 £211 £188
90th Percentile £623 £550 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 21
Reading median hourly rate £40.00 £15.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +166.67% -58.33% +121.54%
10th Percentile £8.21 £10.55 £18.56
90th Percentile £48.63 £38.50 £55.65
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £12.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +63.27% -41.67% +14.74%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Reading

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in Reading

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Reading over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Reading region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 10 (45.45%) PaaS
3 10 (45.45%) IaaS
3 10 (45.45%) IT Strategy
3 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 9 (40.91%) DevOps
5 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
6 7 (31.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 7 (31.82%) Active Listening
6 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio Team System
6 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
7 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
8 5 (22.73%) Windows
8 5 (22.73%) DNS
8 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (22.73%) Technical Leadership
8 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (13.64%) Python
9 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
10 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (9.09%) Ansible
10 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (9.09%) PowerShell

Public Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (4.55%) Apache
1 1 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 19 (86.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (45.45%) IaaS
3 10 (45.45%) PaaS
4 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (4.55%) Apigee
5 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) BIG-IP
2 1 (4.55%) DVB
2 1 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) MPLS
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (4.55%) Big Data
1 1 (4.55%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
1 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.55%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (4.55%) CircleCI
3 1 (4.55%) Codeship
3 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Azure Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Active Directory Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
6 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.55%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (4.55%) Kafka
1 1 (4.55%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (4.55%) Sensu
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.55%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
1 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 10 (45.45%) IT Strategy
2 9 (40.91%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Active Listening
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (22.73%) Technical Leadership
6 2 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (4.55%) Migration
7 1 (4.55%) Open Source
7 1 (4.55%) Release Management
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.55%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.55%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) Java
2 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) Perl
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) AWK
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Go
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 10 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) AWS Certification
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Apache Flume
2 1 (4.55%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Ansible
1 2 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (4.55%) Grafana
2 1 (4.55%) Graphite
2 1 (4.55%) Kibana
2 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.55%) Mesos
2 1 (4.55%) Nagios
2 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.55%) Salt
2 1 (4.55%) StatsD
2 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) Cisco
2 1 (4.55%) F5
2 1 (4.55%) Juniper
2 1 (4.55%) New Relic
2 1 (4.55%) Palo Alto
2 1 (4.55%) Splunk