Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 177 136
Rank change year-on-year +23 -41 +12
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 6 2 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.20% 0.056% 1.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.51% 0.63% 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 55
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £300 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.67% -40.00% +29.87%
10th Percentile £367 £300 £340
90th Percentile £541 £300 £631
Yorkshire median daily rate £470 £500 £390
% change year-on-year -6.00% +28.21% +16.42%
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 398 317 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.12% 8.86% 5.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 226 148
West Yorkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% - +21.43%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £294
90th Percentile £604 £600 £569
Yorkshire median daily rate £430 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 1
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -34.74% -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year +32.26% +29.17% -20.00%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +16 5 £469 +56.25% 5
Wakefield - 1 £425 - 1
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) SAML
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Change Control
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) OAuth
3 2 (33.33%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
4 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
4 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) Rancher
4 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
4 1 (16.67%) Slack
4 1 (16.67%) GitHub
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
4 1 (16.67%) OpenShift

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 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) Mule
1 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (16.67%) GitHub
3 1 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (16.67%) IaaS
3 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
3 1 (16.67%) Slack
3 1 (16.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) HTTP
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 1 (16.67%) Billing
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Designer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Scripter
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Security Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) OAuth
1 2 (33.33%) SAML
2 1 (16.67%) JMS
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Change Control
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (16.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) Data Security
3 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Information Security
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Nagios
1 1 (16.67%) Rancher
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) MuleSoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
2 1 (16.67%) Splunk