Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 143 160
Rank change year-on-year -16 +17 -23
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 9 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.27% 0.18% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.67% 2.29% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 15
West Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £408 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.63% -25.91% +83.33%
10th Percentile £308 £352 £385
90th Percentile £566 £473 £700
Yorkshire median daily rate £488 £408 £500
% change year-on-year +19.63% -18.50% +66.67%
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 538 218 300
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 15.84% 7.88% 7.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 143 216
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £325 £288 £313
90th Percentile £588 £575 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.75 £25.00 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.00% +81.16% -
10th Percentile £11.63 £18.70 £10.42
90th Percentile £14.88 £39.10 £103.63
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% +12.90% -

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 May 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 24 May 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 -5 9 £488 +19.63% 7
Cloud Computing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 5 (55.56%) Java
4 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 4 (44.44%) Perl
4 4 (44.44%) PHP
4 4 (44.44%) Python
4 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
4 4 (44.44%) Release Management
4 4 (44.44%) PaaS
4 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (44.44%) Puppet
4 4 (44.44%) CFEngine
4 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
4 4 (44.44%) IaaS
4 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
4 4 (44.44%) Salt
4 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (44.44%) Ansible
5 3 (33.33%) Go
5 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
5 3 (33.33%) Ruby
6 2 (22.22%) Data Management
6 2 (22.22%) Big Data
6 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (22.22%) ETL

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 4 (44.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (44.44%) IaaS
3 4 (44.44%) PaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Amazon S3
4 1 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) Big Data
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon Aurora
2 1 (11.11%) BigQuery
2 1 (11.11%) Bigtable
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 1 (11.11%) OLAP
2 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (11.11%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Python Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Governance Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (11.11%) Kafka
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) Node.js
1 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Configuration Management
2 4 (44.44%) Release Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Delivery
3 3 (33.33%) Software Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Data Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Data Management
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
4 2 (22.22%) Information Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Metadata Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Change Control
5 1 (11.11%) DevOps
5 1 (11.11%) DSDM
5 1 (11.11%) ITIL
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) RUP
5 1 (11.11%) Service Management
5 1 (11.11%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Bash Shell
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) Perl
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Go
3 3 (33.33%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) GCP
1 1 (11.11%) GDPR
1 1 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Docker
1 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) Ansible
1 4 (44.44%) CFEngine
1 4 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (44.44%) Puppet
1 4 (44.44%) Salt
2 1 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 1 (11.11%) Marathon
2 1 (11.11%) Mesos
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix
1 1 (11.11%) F5
1 1 (11.11%) Google
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) VMware