The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 54 73 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.61% 0.099% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.80% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £675 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £461 £500 £513
% change year-on-year
-7.75% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-55.00% -
Cloud Computing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
69 56 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.55% 5.55% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 31 13
Median daily rate £538 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.09% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £440 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.75 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-40.90% +52.77%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Cheshire region.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -1 2 £738 -
Chester - 1 £438 -
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 3 (42.86%) Java
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Thales
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Talend
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) ETL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Python
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) VMware

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Apache Spark
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) Office 365
3 1 (14.29%) GitHub
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) PaaS
3 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Cryptography Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Security Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Data Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Virtualisation Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Cryptography
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) ETL
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Thales
2 2 (28.57%) Talend
3 1 (14.29%) AppSense
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Tableau
3 1 (14.29%) VMware