Period
to 15 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Private Cloud in contract job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Private Cloud over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 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.

Private Cloud
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 - 36
Rank change year-on-year - +36 -
Contract jobs citing Private Cloud 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.93% - 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.92% - 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Watford median daily rate - - £425
Hertfordshire median daily rate £650 - £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

Private 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 Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 137 96 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 32.01% 32.99% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 48 63
Watford median daily rate £388 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +2.41% +10.67%
10th Percentile £200 £105 £206
90th Percentile £575 £538 £460
Hertfordshire median daily rate £375 £381 £400
% change year-on-year -1.64% -4.69% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Watford median hourly rate £19.00 £11.69 £27.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.53% -57.84% +121.84%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.81 £15.10 £21.50
% change year-on-year +11.29% -29.77% +43.33%

Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Private Cloud as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Private Cloud in Watford

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Private Cloud 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 Watford region with a requirement for Private Cloud.

1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) VMware NSX
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) CCSP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle

Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Information Security
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCSP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) CISM
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) VMware NSX
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Packer
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
1 1 (25.00%) SCOM
1 1 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Remedy