Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 81 92
Rank change year-on-year -6 +11 +12
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.49% 0.32% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.51% 0.95% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Reading median daily rate £600 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.43% -12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £466 £315 £368
90th Percentile £823 £575 £433
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £550 £425
% change year-on-year -9.09% +29.41% -
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 463 422 451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 32.18% 33.60% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 218 260
Reading median daily rate £414 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% - -
10th Percentile £190 £254 £188
90th Percentile £584 £575 £575
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 17
Reading median hourly rate £12.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.84% -15.56% +51.26%
10th Percentile £7.83 £11.25 £17.58
90th Percentile £42.00 £49.38 £43.28
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year +16.67% -15.49% -11.25%

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 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Reading

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
4 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
5 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Active Listening
5 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Open Source
5 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
5 1 (14.29%) Presales
5 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (14.29%) Grafana
5 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
5 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) Nagios
5 1 (14.29%) MPLS
5 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (14.29%) DVB
5 1 (14.29%) Salt

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 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 2 (28.57%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BIG-IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) DVB
1 1 (14.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) MPLS
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Chief Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
1 1 (14.29%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (14.29%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Native
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (28.57%) DevOps
1 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
2 1 (14.29%) Active Listening
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Coaching
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
2 1 (14.29%) User Stories
2 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) AWK
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) Perl
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) Apache Flume
1 1 (14.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Ansible
1 1 (14.29%) Grafana
1 1 (14.29%) Graphite
1 1 (14.29%) Kibana
1 1 (14.29%) Mesos
1 1 (14.29%) Nagios
1 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
1 1 (14.29%) Salt
1 1 (14.29%) StatsD
1 1 (14.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) F5
2 1 (14.29%) Juniper
2 1 (14.29%) New Relic
2 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
2 1 (14.29%) Splunk