Period
to 21 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 21 May 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
England > South East
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 338 302 323
Rank change year-on-year -36 +21 +14
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 44 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.04% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 43
South East median daily rate £450 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -7.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £183 £326 £380
90th Percentile £725 £528 £688
England median daily rate £525 £481 £500
% change year-on-year +9.20% -3.85% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £67.25 -
% change year-on-year -47.96% - -

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,312 4,830 5,797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.77% 31.64% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,031 2,751 3,534
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £225 £220 £232
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 251 299
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -28.26% +39.39%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.33 £11.96
90th Percentile £58.50 £46.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £22.42 £19.80 £21.00
% change year-on-year +13.23% -5.71% +20.00%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in the South East

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Private Cloud in the South East

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Private Cloud in the South East over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in the South East

Private Cloud
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Private Cloud within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley -6 35 £500 +15.94% 7
Berkshire +4 30 £560 +12.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -17 5 £223 -47.65%
Hampshire -22 4 £425 -5.56% 2
Surrey -27 4 £325 -7.14%
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 South East region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (22.73%) Data Protection
3 10 (22.73%) SQL
3 10 (22.73%) Windows
3 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
4 9 (20.45%) Java
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco
5 8 (18.18%) Linux
5 8 (18.18%) Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 8 (18.18%) IaaS
5 8 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (15.91%) Alibaba
6 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
6 7 (15.91%) Huawei
6 7 (15.91%) Degree
6 7 (15.91%) SLA
6 7 (15.91%) ERP
7 6 (13.64%) Python
7 6 (13.64%) Network Security
7 6 (13.64%) Public Cloud
8 5 (11.36%) Performance Optimisation
8 5 (11.36%) Hybrid Cloud

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (4.55%) OpenStack
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (18.18%) IaaS
3 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (9.09%) PaaS
4 4 (9.09%) SaaS
5 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (29.55%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) Network Security
3 5 (11.36%) DNS
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) LAN
4 3 (6.82%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
5 2 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) DMZ
6 1 (2.27%) Internet
6 1 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.27%) IPsec
6 1 (2.27%) MPLS
6 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.27%) SAN
6 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.27%) VLAN
6 1 (2.27%) VPLS
6 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) DB2
2 1 (2.27%) Big Data
2 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.27%) HBase
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (11.36%) Mandarin Language
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Architect
1 11 (25.00%) Technical Leader
2 6 (13.64%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) 1st Line Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Azure Consultant
4 4 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Architect
5 3 (6.82%) ERP Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Server Migration Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Security Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) JSON
2 3 (6.82%) Middleware
2 3 (6.82%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) HTML
3 2 (4.55%) JAAS
3 2 (4.55%) LDAP
3 2 (4.55%) OAuth
3 2 (4.55%) OpenID
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle ADF
3 2 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.55%) SAML
3 2 (4.55%) XACML
3 2 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Data Centre
2 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (15.91%) Computer Science
5 6 (13.64%) Public Cloud
6 5 (11.36%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (2.27%) CESG
7 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 11 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 10 (22.73%) Configuration Management
2 10 (22.73%) Data Protection
3 8 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (18.18%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) ERP
5 5 (11.36%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.36%) Master Data Management
5 5 (11.36%) Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (9.09%) Change Management
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
8 2 (4.55%) People Management
8 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.55%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) SQL
2 9 (20.45%) Java
3 6 (13.64%) Python
4 5 (11.36%) C
4 5 (11.36%) PHP
5 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.27%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 1 (2.27%) CCNP
4 1 (2.27%) CCSP
4 1 (2.27%) CISM
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
2 1 (2.27%) GDPR
2 1 (2.27%) HIPAA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Xen
3 1 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (2.27%) VMware NSX
3 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.27%) Ansible
2 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.27%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.27%) yum
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco
3 8 (18.18%) VMware
4 7 (15.91%) Alibaba
4 7 (15.91%) Huawei
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle
6 2 (4.55%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.27%) Citrix
7 1 (2.27%) F5
7 1 (2.27%) Forcepoint
7 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.27%) Veeam
7 1 (2.27%) Zscaler