Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 170 199 183
Rank change year-on-year +29 -16 -
Contract jobs citing Virtual Private Cloud 19 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.42% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.76% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 1
Yorkshire median daily rate £550 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% - -
10th Percentile £396 £378 £375
90th Percentile £621 £423 £425
England median daily rate £583 £550 £500
% change year-on-year +5.91% +10.00% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -36.36% - -

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 1,079 789 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 24.02% 16.25% 9.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 749 537 255
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £250 £309 £263
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 14 8
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £18.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +18.03% -1.61%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.48 £10.50
90th Percentile £35.00 £35.18 £28.50
England median hourly rate £21.08 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +5.40% +5.26% -6.17%

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 - 17 £550 - 3
Virtual Private Cloud
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (89.47%) Python
2 17 (89.47%) Amazon S3
3 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
3 16 (84.21%) DevOps
3 16 (84.21%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (73.68%) Linux
4 14 (73.68%) Amazon ELB
4 14 (73.68%) Route 53
4 14 (73.68%) GitLab
5 13 (68.42%) Terraform
6 12 (63.16%) Grafana
6 12 (63.16%) Kubernetes
6 12 (63.16%) SonarQube
6 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 12 (63.16%) Packer
6 12 (63.16%) Puppet
6 12 (63.16%) CentOS
6 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (63.16%) Prometheus
7 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
7 11 (57.89%) HTTP
7 11 (57.89%) Elastic Stack
7 11 (57.89%) Docker
8 10 (52.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (47.37%) Microservices
10 7 (36.84%) Black Duck
10 7 (36.84%) JIRA
11 6 (31.58%) MySQL
11 6 (31.58%) Citrix

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 4 (21.05%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 19 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (89.47%) Amazon S3
3 16 (84.21%) Amazon EC2
4 14 (73.68%) Amazon ELB
4 14 (73.68%) Route 53
5 6 (31.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (21.05%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (21.05%) Serverless
7 2 (10.53%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (10.53%) CloudFront
7 2 (10.53%) SaaS
8 1 (5.26%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudTrail
8 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (5.26%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) HTTP
2 3 (15.79%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) ICMP
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
2 10 (52.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (31.58%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (31.58%) MySQL
4 5 (26.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (5.26%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
5 1 (5.26%) Electronic Patient Records
5 1 (5.26%) Hadoop
5 1 (5.26%) Parquet
5 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (84.21%) Jenkins
2 14 (73.68%) GitLab
3 12 (63.16%) SonarQube
4 7 (36.84%) JIRA
5 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
6 2 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
7 1 (5.26%) FishEye
7 1 (5.26%) Gatling
7 1 (5.26%) JMeter
7 1 (5.26%) Selenium
7 1 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
7 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (26.32%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Junior
5 3 (15.79%) Junior DevOps
5 3 (15.79%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) AWS Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Integration Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Junior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (10.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (10.53%) REST
2 2 (10.53%) Swagger
3 1 (5.26%) Keycloak
3 1 (5.26%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) RESTful
3 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 12 (63.16%) CentOS
2 12 (63.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) DevOps
2 12 (63.16%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 9 (47.37%) Microservices
4 6 (31.58%) Configuration Management
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Auto-Scaling
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 3 (15.79%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) API Design
6 2 (10.53%) Coaching
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
6 2 (10.53%) Software Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.26%) Release Management
7 1 (5.26%) Software Testing
7 1 (5.26%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (89.47%) Python
2 3 (15.79%) Java
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) AWS Certification
2 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 13 (68.42%) Terraform
2 12 (63.16%) Grafana
2 12 (63.16%) Kubernetes
2 12 (63.16%) Packer
2 12 (63.16%) Prometheus
2 12 (63.16%) Puppet
3 5 (26.32%) Rancher
3 5 (26.32%) SCCM
4 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (10.53%) Ansible
6 1 (5.26%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Black Duck
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Databricks
4 1 (5.26%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Splunk