Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 330 328 316
Rank change year-on-year -2 -12 +44
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 52 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.27% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.05% 0.88% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 24 27
South East median daily rate £475 £513 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.32% +7.89% -10.59%
10th Percentile £202 £300 £350
90th Percentile £556 £699 £543
England median daily rate £500 £510 £500
% change year-on-year -2.01% +2.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - £48.75 -

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 4,941 5,012 4,718
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.11% 30.37% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,958 2,920 2,666
South East median daily rate £429 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.13% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £250 £210 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 215 257
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -14.94%
10th Percentile £11.98 £10.65 £11.51
90th Percentile £48.88 £47.50 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.67% +3.28% +0.88%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +14 29 £450 -21.74% 8
Berkshire -1 26 £425 -26.09% 4
Surrey -2 17 £483 +48.55% 3
Hampshire -18 4 £125 -67.74% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 2 £700 +133.33% 4
Oxfordshire +31 1 £500 -
West Sussex -19 1 £475 -5.00%
Kent - 1 £475 -
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (36.54%) Data Centre
2 16 (30.77%) Public Cloud
2 16 (30.77%) Cisco
2 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 13 (25.00%) Windows
5 11 (21.15%) DevOps
5 11 (21.15%) SaaS
6 10 (19.23%) Ansible
6 10 (19.23%) Firewall
6 10 (19.23%) LAN
6 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
7 9 (17.31%) SQL
7 9 (17.31%) Migration
7 9 (17.31%) VMware
7 9 (17.31%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
8 8 (15.38%) Finance
8 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
8 8 (15.38%) KVM
9 7 (13.46%) PaaS
9 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
9 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
9 7 (13.46%) NAS
9 7 (13.46%) Aruba
9 7 (13.46%) ITIL
9 7 (13.46%) WAN
9 7 (13.46%) Linux
9 7 (13.46%) CCNP

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 5 (9.62%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.92%) Confluence
2 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.85%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.85%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP Payroll
2 2 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (1.92%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (21.15%) SaaS
3 7 (13.46%) PaaS
4 6 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (11.54%) IaaS
5 5 (9.62%) Office 365
6 4 (7.69%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (7.69%) OpenShift
7 2 (3.85%) GitHub
7 2 (3.85%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (1.92%) Apigee
8 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.92%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.92%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.23%) Firewall
1 10 (19.23%) LAN
2 7 (13.46%) NAS
2 7 (13.46%) WAN
3 5 (9.62%) SAN
4 4 (7.69%) BGP
4 4 (7.69%) DNS
4 4 (7.69%) Extranet
4 4 (7.69%) Internet
4 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 4 (7.69%) MPLS
4 4 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
4 4 (7.69%) SNMP
4 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 4 (7.69%) Value-Added Service
4 4 (7.69%) VLAN
4 4 (7.69%) VPN
4 4 (7.69%) VXLAN
4 4 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (7.69%) Data Lake
3 4 (7.69%) MariaDB
3 4 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.69%) MySQL
3 4 (7.69%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.69%) Power BI
4 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) JIRA
3 1 (1.92%) Rational Rose
3 1 (1.92%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (15.38%) Finance
1 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 5 (9.62%) Mandarin Language
3 3 (5.77%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (21.15%) Architect
2 8 (15.38%) Network Engineer
3 7 (13.46%) Platform Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (9.62%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 5 (9.62%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Analyst
5 4 (7.69%) Azure Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Power BI Developer
5 4 (7.69%) Product Manager
5 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) Node.js
1 4 (7.69%) REST
1 4 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (3.85%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) SAP Fiori
3 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Data Centre
2 16 (30.77%) Public Cloud
3 9 (17.31%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Licensing
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.77%) Hedge funds
5 3 (5.77%) Replication
6 2 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.85%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (3.85%) PKI
6 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 2 (3.85%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.92%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.92%) Tandem
7 1 (1.92%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Ubuntu
3 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.92%) Android
5 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (21.15%) DevOps
3 9 (17.31%) Migration
4 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 7 (13.46%) ITIL
6 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.62%) Network Virtualisation
7 5 (9.62%) Open Source
7 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.62%) Project Management
7 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.69%) Customer-Centricity
8 4 (7.69%) Deployment Automation
8 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
8 4 (7.69%) Network Management
8 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (7.69%) Software Licensing
8 4 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 9 (17.31%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) PowerShell
3 6 (11.54%) Python
4 4 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (13.46%) CCNP
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (13.46%) Security Cleared
2 6 (11.54%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.77%) Degree
5 1 (1.92%) DBS Check
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.62%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 8 (15.38%) KVM
2 5 (9.62%) Docker
2 5 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (7.69%) BIND 9
3 4 (7.69%) NFS
3 4 (7.69%) Postfix
3 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) VMware NSX
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.92%) XenApp
5 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (19.23%) Ansible
2 4 (7.69%) Terraform
3 3 (5.77%) Netcool
3 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 3 (5.77%) SCOM
3 3 (5.77%) WSUS
4 2 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (3.85%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.92%) Consul
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.92%) Pingdom
5 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) Cisco
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 9 (17.31%) VMware
4 7 (13.46%) Aruba
4 7 (13.46%) Juniper
5 5 (9.62%) Alibaba
5 5 (9.62%) Huawei
6 4 (7.69%) Dell
6 4 (7.69%) EMC
6 4 (7.69%) Mirantis
6 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.77%) BMC
7 3 (5.77%) Remedy
8 2 (3.85%) Ariba
8 2 (3.85%) Concur
8 2 (3.85%) SAP
8 2 (3.85%) TOWER Software
9 1 (1.92%) AppDynamics
9 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
9 1 (1.92%) PagerDuty