Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Cloud Computing
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 79 65
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.48% 0.66% 1.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.17% 6.56% 27.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £510 £500 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +33.33% -
10th Percentile £442 £500 £178
90th Percentile £591 £500 £402
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £500 £390
% change year-on-year -6.00% +28.21% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 96 122 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 11.52% 10.09% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 98 25
South Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £300 £271 £315
90th Percentile £645 £575 £500
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £87.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.86% +629.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £20.00 £22.35 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.00 £127.50 £13.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +32.26% +29.17% -20.00%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in South Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in South Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Sheffield +13 4 £510 +2.00%
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (100.00%) Juju
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (100.00%) OpenStack
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) KVM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Juju
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware