The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Cloud Computing
South West / Somerset
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 36 48
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset - 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 5.88% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £503
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.00

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25 17 14
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 12.50% 6.51% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 9 11
Median daily rate £400 £418 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +39.16%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £348 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £562 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 1
Median hourly rate £47.50 £16.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +187.87% -45.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -17.92% -13.35%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Somerset

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) CentOS
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Ansible
1 1 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet