Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 208 189 198
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9 +13
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 12 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.20% 0.16% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.59% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 11
South West median daily rate £433 £288 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.43% -52.08% +54.84%
10th Percentile £347 £199 £388
90th Percentile £551 £463 £656
England median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
South West median hourly rate - £52.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +31.25% -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £48.75 £41.00
% change year-on-year -74.36% +18.90% +35.81%

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 1,759 1,521 1,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.12% 27.67% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,092 920 1,154
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £260 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 81 110
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £28.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +37.15% -26.15%
10th Percentile £17.35 £12.79 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £44.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +7.99%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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
Wiltshire - 11 £463 - 1
Somerset - 1 £433 -
Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (83.33%) VMware
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (75.00%) PaaS
3 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
5 6 (50.00%) Remedy
6 5 (41.67%) ITSM
6 5 (41.67%) Remedy ITSM
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) C
7 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
8 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (16.67%) Veeam
8 2 (16.67%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
8 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
8 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
8 2 (16.67%) CCSE
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
8 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
8 2 (16.67%) Big Data
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (16.67%) ArcSight ESM

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:

Business Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco ISE
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 2 (16.67%) TACACS
2 2 (16.67%) tcpdump
2 2 (16.67%) Wireshark
3 1 (8.33%) BGP
3 1 (8.33%) OSPF
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (16.67%) Big Data
3 1 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Azure Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Infoblox Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) ITSM
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Decision-Making
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) DRM
4 1 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (25.00%) C
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Tcl
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) SC Cleared
1 10 (83.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCNP
2 2 (16.67%) CCSA
2 2 (16.67%) CCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (16.67%) VMware NSX
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 6 (50.00%) Remedy
3 2 (16.67%) ArcSight
3 2 (16.67%) Blue Coat
3 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
3 2 (16.67%) Cisco
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (8.33%) Infoblox
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle