Period
to 22 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Virtual Private Cloud over the 6 months to 22 September 2019 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.

Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 149 181
Rank change year-on-year -10 +32 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 14 47 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.36% 0.95% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.34% 5.43% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 0
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £550 -
England median daily rate £575 £525 £525
% change year-on-year +9.52% - +13.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Virtual Private Cloud 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 Yorkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,047 865 408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.58% 17.44% 9.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 600 273
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -1.16% -4.44%
10th Percentile £254 £312 £213
90th Percentile £575 £588 £599
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 18 7
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.67% -26.83% +32.26%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.28 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £28.23 £29.30
England median hourly rate £23.22 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +22.18% -9.52% +10.53%

Virtual Private Cloud
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Yorkshire

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Virtual Private Cloud in Yorkshire

Virtual Private Cloud
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Virtual Private Cloud in Yorkshire

Virtual Private Cloud
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +6 13 £550 - 1
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Virtual Private Cloud.

1 14 (100.00%) AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (85.71%) Amazon S3
3 11 (78.57%) Python
4 9 (64.29%) Linux
4 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
4 9 (64.29%) Amazon RDS
4 9 (64.29%) Docker
4 9 (64.29%) Kubernetes
4 9 (64.29%) Terraform
5 8 (57.14%) DevOps
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 8 (57.14%) Amazon ELB
6 7 (50.00%) JIRA
7 6 (42.86%) Ansible
7 6 (42.86%) Route 53
7 6 (42.86%) Packer
8 5 (35.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (35.71%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
9 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
9 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 4 (28.57%) SonarQube
9 4 (28.57%) GitLab
9 4 (28.57%) Prometheus
9 4 (28.57%) Grafana
9 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (28.57%) CentOS

Virtual Private Cloud
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (14.29%) Apache
1 2 (14.29%) Apache Spark
1 2 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 14 (100.00%) AWS
2 12 (85.71%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (85.71%) Amazon S3
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 8 (57.14%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (42.86%) Route 53
5 5 (35.71%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (21.43%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (14.29%) AWS CloudTrail
7 2 (14.29%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (14.29%) CloudFront
7 2 (14.29%) Datadog
7 2 (14.29%) GCP
7 2 (14.29%) Serverless
8 1 (7.14%) GitHub
8 1 (7.14%) Office 365
8 1 (7.14%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) IPsec
2 1 (7.14%) SSL
2 1 (7.14%) VLAN
2 1 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (35.71%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (28.57%) Apache Cassandra
3 4 (28.57%) MongoDB
3 4 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (14.29%) Apache Hive
4 2 (14.29%) Data Lake
4 2 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 2 (14.29%) Parquet
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Jenkins
2 7 (50.00%) JIRA
3 4 (28.57%) GitLab
3 4 (28.57%) SonarQube
4 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
5 2 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
5 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
5 2 (14.29%) Gatling
5 2 (14.29%) JMeter
5 2 (14.29%) Selenium
5 2 (14.29%) WebDriver
6 1 (7.14%) FishEye
6 1 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (14.29%) Public Sector
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Billing
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Integration Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administration Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) Keycloak
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) RESTful
3 2 (14.29%) Swagger
4 1 (7.14%) Lambda Expressions
4 1 (7.14%) Node.js
4 1 (7.14%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) CentOS
2 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) API Design
4 2 (14.29%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (14.29%) Cloud Operations
4 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 2 (14.29%) System Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Python
2 3 (21.43%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Docker
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (14.29%) HDFS
4 1 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Kubernetes
1 9 (64.29%) Terraform
2 6 (42.86%) Ansible
2 6 (42.86%) Packer
3 4 (28.57%) Grafana
3 4 (28.57%) Prometheus
3 4 (28.57%) Puppet
4 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
5 2 (14.29%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (7.14%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (7.14%) Istio
6 1 (7.14%) Rancher
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix
1 3 (21.43%) Splunk
2 2 (14.29%) Databricks
3 1 (7.14%) AppDynamics
3 1 (7.14%) Black Duck
3 1 (7.14%) Google
3 1 (7.14%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec