Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 151 150 178
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 -46
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 14 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.42% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.32% 1.65% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 6
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £488 £529
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.84% +51.14%
10th Percentile £346 £424 £423
90th Percentile £512 £561 £563
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £488 £500
% change year-on-year - -2.50% +42.86%
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 603 242 336
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 17.90% 8.56% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 160 244
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £438 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% +16.13%
10th Percentile £319 £285 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £430 £463
% change year-on-year -1.16% -7.03% +19.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.56 £22.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.00% +56.90% -
10th Percentile £13.62 £17.85 £10.24
90th Percentile £27.57 £37.40 £25.80
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.20% +5.17% +20.83%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -7 14 £488 -11.36% 1
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
3 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (42.86%) Java
4 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
4 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (35.71%) Ruby
5 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
5 5 (35.71%) PaaS
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) Release Management
5 5 (35.71%) Perl
5 5 (35.71%) PHP
5 5 (35.71%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
5 5 (35.71%) Puppet
5 5 (35.71%) CFEngine
5 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
5 5 (35.71%) IaaS
5 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
5 5 (35.71%) Salt
5 5 (35.71%) Go
5 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (35.71%) Ansible
6 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) MySQL
7 3 (21.43%) ES6
7 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
7 3 (21.43%) Node.js

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 5 (35.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (35.71%) IaaS
3 5 (35.71%) PaaS
4 3 (21.43%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (21.43%) Serverless
5 2 (14.29%) Amazon S3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) MySQL
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon Aurora
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
3 1 (7.14%) OLAP
3 1 (7.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JMeter
3 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
3 1 (7.14%) Mocha
3 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Python Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Ruby Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Governance Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Security Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
6 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Node.js
2 1 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Chai
2 1 (7.14%) Enzyme
2 1 (7.14%) Jest
2 1 (7.14%) Kafka
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (14.29%) NHS
3 1 (7.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (42.86%) Software Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) Release Management
2 5 (35.71%) Service Delivery
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Data Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Data Management
3 2 (14.29%) Information Governance
3 2 (14.29%) Metadata Management
3 2 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (7.14%) DSDM
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) Kanban
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) RUP
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) Java
3 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 5 (35.71%) Go
3 5 (35.71%) Perl
3 5 (35.71%) PHP
3 5 (35.71%) Python
3 5 (35.71%) Ruby
4 3 (21.43%) ES6
5 1 (7.14%) Kotlin
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Ansible
1 5 (35.71%) CFEngine
1 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (35.71%) Puppet
1 5 (35.71%) Salt
2 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.14%) Nessus
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Ivanti
1 1 (7.14%) McAfee
1 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
1 1 (7.14%) Splunk