Period
to 23 October 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Public Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Public Cloud over the 6 months to 23 October 2019 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.

Public Cloud
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 63 -
Rank change year-on-year +15 - +46
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.44% 0.55% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.06% 1.55% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Southampton median daily rate £549 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.75% - -
Hampshire median daily rate £550 £500 -
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - -

Public 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 Southampton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 132 194 113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.74% 35.73% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 138 60
Southampton median daily rate £450 £513 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +36.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £331 £313 £115
90th Percentile £632 £538 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £438 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -2.78% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 12 9
Southampton median hourly rate £50.00 £15.75 £14.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +217.46% +7.51% +4.64%
10th Percentile £15.41 £12.23 £11.60
90th Percentile £52.25 £43.25 £46.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £34.75 £35.00 £25.32
% change year-on-year -0.71% +38.23% -31.10%

Public Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings citing Public Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Public Cloud in Southampton

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Public Cloud in Southampton

Public Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Public Cloud in Southampton over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Public 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Public Cloud.

1 8 (100.00%) Azure
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
4 3 (37.50%) BDD
4 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) DevOps
4 3 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (25.00%) Coaching
5 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
5 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) AWS
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) JMeter
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Data Management
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Selenium
5 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing

Public Cloud
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:

Cloud Services
1 8 (100.00%) Azure
2 2 (25.00%) AWS
3 1 (12.50%) IaaS
3 1 (12.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Cucumber
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (25.00%) JMeter
2 2 (25.00%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 1 (12.50%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
1 4 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Test Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) RESTful
2 1 (12.50%) Gherkin
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) BDD
2 3 (37.50%) DevOps
2 3 (37.50%) ETL
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Non-Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Technical Leadership
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (25.00%) Coaching
3 2 (25.00%) Data Management
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Scenario Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Centre Operations
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C#
1 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Sun