Period
to 14 December 2017

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 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 92 86
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6 -
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 6 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.47% 0.53% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.29% 1.79% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 7
Reading median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
10th Percentile £331 £370 £388
90th Percentile £730 £450 £463
Berkshire median daily rate £550 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 465 448 601
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 36.41% 29.87% 30.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 276 233 382
Reading median daily rate £389 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.81% -4.76% +8.04%
10th Percentile £220 £213 £221
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 20
Reading median hourly rate £15.00 £36.00 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.33% +116.54% -12.50%
10th Percentile £10.55 £15.75 £11.80
90th Percentile £38.50 £55.65 £57.44
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.99 £20.50 £18.30
% change year-on-year -17.12% +12.01% -3.67%

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 14 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7

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 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) IaaS
2 3 (50.00%) PaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) GitHub
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) HTTP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security
3 1 (16.67%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
2 1 (16.67%) Hudson
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Cloud Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Licensing
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Microservices
2 2 (33.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Economics
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Licensing
3 1 (16.67%) SWOT Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISM
2 1 (16.67%) CRISC
2 1 (16.67%) DV Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) GDPR
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Kibana
2 1 (16.67%) logstash
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle