Period
to 14 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for IBM Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Cloud over the 6 months to 14 August 2020 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.

IBM Cloud Computing
England > South East
6 months to
14 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank - 352 378
Contract jobs citing IBM Cloud 0 11 16
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East - 0.075% 0.096%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 0.28% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 14
Median daily rate - £328 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -27.22% -25.00%
England median daily rate £495 £500 £513
% change year-on-year -1.00% -2.44% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £50.50 -

IBM Cloud is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,245 3,987 3,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 26.52% 27.19% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 837 2,528 2,207
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £263 £291 £295
90th Percentile £640 £612 £600
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 92 46
Median hourly rate £23.00 £35.25 £18.95
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.75% +86.06% +14.82%
10th Percentile £16.43 £16.25 £10.88
90th Percentile £54.50 £83.75 £56.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year +55.56% +16.88% -8.33%

IBM Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing IBM Cloud as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Cloud in the South East

IBM Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IBM Cloud in the South East.

Daily rate trend for IBM Cloud in the South East