Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 86 77 94
Rank change year-on-year -9 +17 -
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 5 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.34% 0.79% 1.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 2.48% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 18
Reading median daily rate £525 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.05% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £468 £355 £325
90th Percentile £590 £440 £479
Berkshire median daily rate £500 £415 £375
% change year-on-year +20.48% +10.67% -21.05%
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 524 404 521
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 35.87% 32.06% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 199 313
Reading median daily rate £420 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.18% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £250 £267 £250
90th Percentile £589 £590 £538
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 19
Reading median hourly rate £19.50 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -33.33% +29.35%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.43 £13.00
90th Percentile £64.13 £55.46 £57.12
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £18.00
% change year-on-year +26.26% -23.00% -

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 16 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Nagios
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) DVB
3 1 (20.00%) AWK
3 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
3 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) SaaS
3 1 (20.00%) PaaS

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 (20.00%) Apache
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (20.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) PaaS
2 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (20.00%) Redis
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (20.00%) Kafka
1 1 (20.00%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (20.00%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (20.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Automation
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (20.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) AWK
1 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Flume
1 1 (20.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) Grafana
1 1 (20.00%) Graphite
1 1 (20.00%) Kibana
1 1 (20.00%) Mesos
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
1 1 (20.00%) Salt
1 1 (20.00%) StatsD
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) New Relic
1 1 (20.00%) Splunk