Period
to 19 February 2020

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 19 February 2020 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
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 48 47
Rank change year-on-year +6 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Public Cloud 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.49% 0.43% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.37% 1.40% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Southampton median daily rate £576 £360 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.07% -15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £414 £265 £413
90th Percentile £623 £464 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £590 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +24.21% +5.56% -18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £87.50 - -

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 95 143 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 20.17% 30.89% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 97 63
Southampton median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -15.49%
10th Percentile £363 £190 £119
90th Percentile £619 £556 £569
Hampshire median daily rate £445 £438 £400
% change year-on-year +1.71% +9.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Southampton median hourly rate £15.23 £13.70 £42.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.13% -67.92% +208.30%
10th Percentile £13.37 £11.85 £20.00
90th Percentile £64.50 £49.75 £54.25
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £20.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year +72.84% -32.50% +81.82%

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 19 February 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Public Cloud in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Leadership
3 3 (42.86%) AWS
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) vCloud
4 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
4 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
4 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (14.29%) 5G
4 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (14.29%) Smart City
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) vSphere

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 4 (57.14%) Azure
2 3 (42.86%) AWS
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
1 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (14.29%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Architect
1 5 (71.43%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Private Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Smart City
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Data Management
2 4 (57.14%) Technical Leadership
3 1 (14.29%) BDD
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) vCloud
1 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) VMware