Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Slough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 21 September 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.

Private Cloud
Berkshire > Slough
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 - 37
Rank change year-on-year - +37 +12
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 13 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 3.92% - 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 11.02% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Slough median daily rate £130 - £225
10th Percentile £118 - £213
90th Percentile £223 - £238
Berkshire median daily rate £173 £594 £500
% change year-on-year -70.95% +18.75% +16.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - -

Private 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 Slough with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 118 99 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 35.54% 33.56% 36.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 61 70
Slough median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £127 £231 £248
90th Percentile £550 £525 £471
Berkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £17.25 £13.73 £12.10
90th Percentile £17.75 £17.50 £31.53
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -14.29% -4.38%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

Job postings citing Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Slough.

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in Slough

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Private Cloud in Slough

For the 6 months to 21 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Private 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 Slough region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 13 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 12 (92.31%) Alibaba
2 12 (92.31%) SLA
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Huawei
3 9 (69.23%) Mandarin Language
4 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
5 6 (46.15%) Project Management
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 6 (46.15%) Python
5 6 (46.15%) C
5 6 (46.15%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) PHP
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Optimisation
5 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (7.69%) Firewall
7 1 (7.69%) Xen
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
7 1 (7.69%) yum
7 1 (7.69%) HBase
7 1 (7.69%) Big Data
7 1 (7.69%) KVM

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) HBase
General
1 9 (69.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) 1st Line Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Self-Motivation
2 12 (92.31%) Data Centre
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Service Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Optimisation
2 6 (46.15%) Project Management
3 5 (38.46%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C
1 6 (46.15%) Java
1 6 (46.15%) PHP
1 6 (46.15%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (92.31%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) KVM
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) yum
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Alibaba
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Huawei