Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 310 333
Rank change year-on-year -30 +23 +34
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 44 63 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.26% 0.39% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 1.30% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 36 50
South East median daily rate £425 £481 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.60% +1.21% +11.76%
10th Percentile £125 £401 £380
90th Percentile £614 £609 £571
England median daily rate £525 £475 £500
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South East median hourly rate £12.50 - -
England median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +9.76% -

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 5,454 4,859 5,879
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.44% 30.44% 32.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,106 2,742 3,555
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £230 £238
90th Percentile £588 £563 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 276 246 295
South East median hourly rate £30.50 £18.09 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.60% -21.35% +33.57%
10th Percentile £10.56 £11.25 £11.35
90th Percentile £51.13 £46.75 £49.80
England median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +9.50% - +8.11%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -13 27 £215 -59.05% 4
Berkshire -21 23 £215 -59.05% 4
Surrey -17 9 £525 -4.55%
Hampshire -24 7 £500 +11.11%
Oxfordshire +5 3 £450 -
Buckinghamshire +3 1 - -
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
2 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (36.36%) Cisco
3 13 (29.55%) Huawei
3 13 (29.55%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (27.27%) Alibaba
4 12 (27.27%) SLA
5 10 (22.73%) Project Management
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.73%) Java
5 10 (22.73%) Linux
6 9 (20.45%) Windows
6 9 (20.45%) SQL
6 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.18%) Degree
7 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
7 8 (18.18%) Mandarin Language
7 8 (18.18%) Firewall
7 8 (18.18%) VMware
7 8 (18.18%) Python
8 7 (15.91%) Migration
8 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
8 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
9 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (13.64%) Performance Optimisation
9 6 (13.64%) ERP
9 6 (13.64%) PHP
9 6 (13.64%) C

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
2 1 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (6.82%) Azure Data Factory
4 3 (6.82%) IaaS
4 3 (6.82%) SaaS
5 2 (4.55%) PaaS
6 1 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (2.27%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 3 (6.82%) DNS
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) Network Security
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (4.55%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.55%) VPN
4 1 (2.27%) DMZ
4 1 (2.27%) IPsec
4 1 (2.27%) MPLS
4 1 (2.27%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (2.27%) TACACS
4 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.27%) VLAN
4 1 (2.27%) VPLS
4 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
4 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Data Lake
2 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (6.82%) Power BI
3 2 (4.55%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) DB2
4 1 (2.27%) HBase
4 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.27%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (18.18%) Mandarin Language
2 4 (9.09%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Local Government
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Architect
2 9 (20.45%) 1st Line Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Data Centre Engineer
3 5 (11.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.82%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Azure Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 3 (6.82%) ERP Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft BI Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Power BI Developer
5 3 (6.82%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Middleware
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) JAAS
2 2 (4.55%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) OAuth
2 2 (4.55%) OpenID
2 2 (4.55%) SAML
2 2 (4.55%) XACML
2 2 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) JSON
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (43.18%) Data Centre
2 13 (29.55%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 5 (11.36%) Public Cloud
5 3 (6.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Licensing
6 1 (2.27%) PKI
6 1 (2.27%) PMI
6 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) CentOS
3 1 (2.27%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) Project Management
2 9 (20.45%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (15.91%) Migration
3 7 (15.91%) Service Delivery
4 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 6 (13.64%) ERP
4 6 (13.64%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.82%) Information Security
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps
7 2 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
7 2 (4.55%) Network Virtualisation
7 2 (4.55%) OWASP
7 2 (4.55%) People Management
7 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (4.55%) Presales
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Java
2 9 (20.45%) SQL
3 8 (18.18%) Python
4 6 (13.64%) C
4 6 (13.64%) PHP
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.27%) Tcl
6 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.27%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) CCNP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) CCNA
4 1 (2.27%) CCSA
4 1 (2.27%) CCSE
4 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) SLA
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%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (6.82%) VMware NSX
2 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
3 1 (2.27%) Docker
3 1 (2.27%) KVM
3 1 (2.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
1 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (4.55%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.27%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (2.27%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.27%) Nagios
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) SCOM
2 1 (2.27%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (36.36%) Cisco
2 13 (29.55%) Huawei
3 12 (27.27%) Alibaba
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.18%) VMware
6 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 2 (4.55%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.55%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) Rackspace
8 1 (2.27%) AppDynamics
8 1 (2.27%) ArcSight
8 1 (2.27%) Capita
8 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) Forcepoint
8 1 (2.27%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.27%) Zscaler