Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the 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 Computing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 147 169
Rank change year-on-year -4 +22 -38
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 15 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.44% 0.20% 0.055%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.23% 1.52% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +21.43% -30.00%
10th Percentile £369 £367 £310
90th Percentile £579 £541 £390
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £470 £500
% change year-on-year -4.26% -6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 672 396 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 19.68% 13.10% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 286 236
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.74% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £313 £213 £313
90th Percentile £600 £603 £606
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.78 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.90% +32.26% -34.74%
10th Percentile £13.66 £12.45 £11.70
90th Percentile £35.38 £24.75 £25.20
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £21.25 £15.50
% change year-on-year -31.48% +37.10% +29.17%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in West Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in West Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in West Yorkshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Leeds +4 13 £488 +4.00% 12
Bradford - 1 - - 1
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (26.67%) Google
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Python
5 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
5 4 (26.67%) Software Architecture
5 4 (26.67%) DevOps
5 4 (26.67%) Salt
5 4 (26.67%) Ansible
5 4 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (20.00%) Docker
6 3 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (20.00%) ES6
6 3 (20.00%) Serverless
6 3 (20.00%) Node.js
6 3 (20.00%) PaaS
6 3 (20.00%) Go
6 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
6 3 (20.00%) CFEngine
6 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 3 (20.00%) IaaS
6 3 (20.00%) Perl

Cloud Computing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (6.67%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 10 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (26.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (20.00%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (20.00%) IaaS
4 3 (20.00%) PaaS
4 3 (20.00%) Serverless
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
5 1 (6.67%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) FTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) IPsec
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
2 6 (40.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) JMeter
3 1 (6.67%) Mocha
3 1 (6.67%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (20.00%) Node.js Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Python Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (6.67%) Machine Learning Scientist
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Node.js
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) Chai
3 1 (6.67%) Enzyme
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) Jest
3 1 (6.67%) Natural Language Processing
3 1 (6.67%) scikit-learn
3 1 (6.67%) Theano
3 1 (6.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) CUDA
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (6.67%) GPGPU
2 1 (6.67%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.67%) NHS
2 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (26.67%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Software Architecture
3 3 (20.00%) Release Management
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Anomaly Detection
4 2 (13.33%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Behavioural Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (6.67%) Data Science
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (6.67%) IT Strategy
5 1 (6.67%) Probabilistic Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineering
5 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 4 (26.67%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) ES6
4 3 (20.00%) Go
4 3 (20.00%) Perl
4 3 (20.00%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) Ruby
5 1 (6.67%) Kotlin
5 1 (6.67%) R
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Docker
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (20.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (46.67%) Puppet
2 4 (26.67%) Ansible
2 4 (26.67%) Salt
3 3 (20.00%) CFEngine
4 1 (6.67%) Kubernetes
4 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (6.67%) Nessus
4 1 (6.67%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Google
2 3 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Dataiku
3 1 (6.67%) Ivanti
3 1 (6.67%) McAfee
3 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk