Period
to 18 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 18 February 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 West
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 186 198 211
Rank change year-on-year +12 +13 -11
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 8 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.16% 0.055% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.21% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 3
South West median daily rate £600 £375 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -25.00% -2.91%
England median daily rate £523 £450 £500
% change year-on-year +16.11% -10.00% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £52.50 - -
England median hourly rate £48.75 - £25.97

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,294 1,457 1,826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.17% 26.90% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 996 1,207
South West median daily rate £398 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +1.35% -2.63%
10th Percentile £189 £225 £215
90th Percentile £550 £575 £513
England median daily rate £460 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 94 112
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £30.25 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.44% -22.44% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.55 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.94 £43.18 £47.44
England median hourly rate £22.02 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +10.08% - +14.29%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in the South West

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Private Cloud in the South West

Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Private Cloud in the South West over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Private Cloud in the South West

Private Cloud
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Bristol -4 5 £406 +8.33%
Wiltshire - 3 £600 -
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 West region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 3 (37.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) SAN
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (37.50%) GCP
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
4 3 (37.50%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) MODAF
4 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
4 3 (37.50%) Puppet
4 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 7

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 3 (37.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 3 (37.50%) CloudStack
1 3 (37.50%) OpenStack
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Extranet
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365 Specialist
2 1 (12.50%) Server Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (37.50%) MODAF
1 3 (37.50%) Server Virtualisation
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) ArchiMate
2 2 (25.00%) Identity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Email Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) Python
1 3 (37.50%) Ruby
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
1 3 (37.50%) Docker
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (12.50%) ISA Server
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Ansible
1 3 (37.50%) Kubernetes
1 3 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (37.50%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) AirWatch
2 1 (12.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) EMC
1 3 (37.50%) IBM
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) SaltStack
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) HP