Period
to 19 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Enterprise Cloud in contract job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Enterprise Cloud over the 6 months to 19 January 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.

Enterprise Cloud
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 677 779 791
Rank change year-on-year +102 +12 +53
Contract jobs citing Enterprise Cloud 70 101 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.098% 0.10% 0.081%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.32% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 81 66
UK median daily rate £575 £600 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.17% +6.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £328 £425 £413
90th Percentile £838 £825 £688
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £523 £550
% change year-on-year +0.48% -5.00% +29.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Enterprise 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,330 31,822 33,025
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 31.15% 32.22% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,093 20,733 21,919
UK median daily rate £458 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.68% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £260
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 998 998 964
UK median hourly rate £24.25 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.27% -2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.44 £12.01 £11.28
90th Percentile £53.75 £48.75 £48.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% - +2.56%

Enterprise Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Enterprise Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Cloud in the UK

Enterprise Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Enterprise Cloud in the UK

Enterprise Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Cloud over the 6 months to 19 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Enterprise Cloud in the UK

Enterprise Cloud
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Cloud within the UK over the 6 months to 19 January 2020. 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
England +112 61 £575 -3.16% 20
UK excluding London +99 35 £525 +0.48% 13
London +86 24 £675 +12.50% 8
South East +83 21 £465 -7.00% 2
North of England +58 9 £525 -32.26% 1
North West +15 5 £525 -32.26% 1
North East - 3 £750 -
Midlands +58 2 £425 -34.62% 6
South West +15 2 £625 +31.58% 2
West Midlands - 1 - - 4
Scotland - 1 £568 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £350 -
East Midlands - 1 £425 - 2

For the 6 months to 19 January 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Enterprise 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 with a requirement for Enterprise Cloud.

1 31 (44.29%) AWS
2 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 19 (27.14%) DevOps
5 18 (25.71%) Azure
6 17 (24.29%) Linux
7 16 (22.86%) Migration
8 15 (21.43%) Ruby
8 15 (21.43%) JSON
8 15 (21.43%) Perl
8 15 (21.43%) Python
8 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
9 14 (20.00%) AWS Certification
9 14 (20.00%) Splunk
9 14 (20.00%) VPN
9 14 (20.00%) Qualys
9 14 (20.00%) Suricata
10 12 (17.14%) Cyber Intelligence
10 12 (17.14%) Threat Intelligence
10 12 (17.14%) NIST
10 12 (17.14%) JIRA
10 12 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 12 (17.14%) Finance
10 12 (17.14%) SIEM
10 12 (17.14%) Data Governance
10 12 (17.14%) PCI DSS
10 12 (17.14%) Docker
10 12 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
10 12 (17.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 12 (17.14%) Threat Management

Enterprise Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Confluence
2 2 (2.86%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.86%) SAS
3 1 (1.43%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 31 (44.29%) AWS
2 18 (25.71%) Azure
3 9 (12.86%) GitHub
4 8 (11.43%) Office 365
5 7 (10.00%) SaaS
6 5 (7.14%) GCP
6 5 (7.14%) Serverless
7 4 (5.71%) Amazon S3
7 4 (5.71%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (4.29%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (4.29%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (4.29%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (4.29%) IaaS
8 3 (4.29%) PaaS
9 2 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (2.86%) Amazon ECS
9 2 (2.86%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 2 (2.86%) AWS CloudTrail
9 2 (2.86%) Power Platform
9 2 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.00%) VPN
2 2 (2.86%) DKIM
2 2 (2.86%) DMARC
2 2 (2.86%) DNS
2 2 (2.86%) SMTP
3 1 (1.43%) Firewall
3 1 (1.43%) LAN
3 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.43%) WAN
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Data Lake
1 3 (4.29%) SAP HANA
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (2.86%) Big Data
2 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.86%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.86%) Power BI
3 1 (1.43%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (17.14%) JIRA
2 11 (15.71%) Jenkins
3 7 (10.00%) Postman
4 2 (2.86%) Snyk
4 2 (2.86%) SonarQube
5 1 (1.43%) Artifactory
5 1 (1.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 12 (17.14%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (5.71%) Legal
3 4 (5.71%) Public Sector
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Banking
6 1 (1.43%) French Language
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (35.71%) Architect
2 15 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (17.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 10 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
5 7 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 6 (8.57%) Security Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Data Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (7.14%) Technical Leader
7 5 (7.14%) Test Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) AWS Engineer
8 4 (5.71%) Enterprise Data Architect
8 4 (5.71%) Office 365 Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Azure Architect
9 3 (4.29%) Developer
10 2 (2.86%) Analyst
10 2 (2.86%) Consultant
10 2 (2.86%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.43%) JSON
2 10 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (4.29%) SAP Fiori
4 2 (2.86%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.86%) GraphQL
4 2 (2.86%) HTML
4 2 (2.86%) Node.js
4 2 (2.86%) SAP Basis
4 2 (2.86%) SAPUI5
4 2 (2.86%) Vue.js
5 1 (1.43%) .NET
5 1 (1.43%) Ajax
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.43%) CSS
5 1 (1.43%) DHTML
5 1 (1.43%) jQuery
5 1 (1.43%) REST
5 1 (1.43%) SOAP
5 1 (1.43%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Cyberthreat
2 6 (8.57%) Driving Licence
3 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 3 (4.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.29%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.86%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.29%) Linux
2 9 (12.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.14%) DevOps
3 16 (22.86%) Migration
4 12 (17.14%) Continuous Delivery
4 12 (17.14%) Cyber Intelligence
4 12 (17.14%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 12 (17.14%) Data Governance
4 12 (17.14%) Security Operations
4 12 (17.14%) SIEM
4 12 (17.14%) Threat Intelligence
4 12 (17.14%) Threat Management
4 12 (17.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 10 (14.29%) Data Analysis
5 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.29%) Stress Testing
5 10 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 9 (12.86%) Data Migration
6 9 (12.86%) Project Management
7 7 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 7 (10.00%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.43%) Bash Shell
1 15 (21.43%) Perl
1 15 (21.43%) Python
1 15 (21.43%) Ruby
2 2 (2.86%) ABAP
2 2 (2.86%) C#
2 2 (2.86%) Java
2 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.43%) C++
3 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.43%) PHP
3 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.00%) AWS Certification
3 8 (11.43%) CISA
3 8 (11.43%) CISM
3 8 (11.43%) CISMP
3 8 (11.43%) CISSP
3 8 (11.43%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
3 8 (11.43%) ISSMP
3 8 (11.43%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.14%) ISEB
5 3 (4.29%) Degree
6 2 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.86%) RHCE
7 1 (1.43%) MCSE
7 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 12 (17.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 12 (17.14%) NIST
1 12 (17.14%) PCI DSS
2 7 (10.00%) QA
3 5 (7.14%) Data Quality
4 3 (4.29%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (17.14%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (20.00%) Suricata
2 11 (15.71%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (12.86%) Puppet
4 4 (5.71%) Terraform
5 3 (4.29%) Ansible
6 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
7 1 (1.43%) CASB
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Qualys
1 14 (20.00%) Splunk
2 9 (12.86%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.71%) Google
5 3 (4.29%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.29%) SAP
5 3 (4.29%) VMware
6 2 (2.86%) Alibaba
6 2 (2.86%) BT
6 2 (2.86%) Informatica
6 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.43%) Adobe
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco
7 1 (1.43%) Dell
7 1 (1.43%) EMC
7 1 (1.43%) IBM
7 1 (1.43%) NetApp
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat