Period
to 25 February 2018

The median contractor rate for a Cloud Engineer was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 40 47 -
Rank change year-on-year +7 - +76
Contract jobs requiring a Cloud Engineer 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.47% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Southampton median daily rate £350 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.32% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £500 £380
% change year-on-year -10.00% +31.58% -14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Southampton
Contract vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 396 499 568
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.18% 93.62% 96.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 312 386
Southampton median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £176 £213
90th Percentile £575 £604 £531
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 44 52
Southampton median hourly rate £43.35 £14.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +198.97% -18.31% +29.56%
10th Percentile £15.07 £10.76 £11.11
90th Percentile £50.35 £34.25 £47.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.88 £22.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year -16.11% +3.45% +30.08%

Cloud Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Cloud Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Engineer in Southampton

Cloud Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Cloud Engineer in Southampton.

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Engineer in Southampton

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Top 11 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 February 2018, Cloud Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Southampton region featuring Cloud Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server

Cloud Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft