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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank - 66 75
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 4.35% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £60.00 - -
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
43 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 4.62% 3.11% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 17 25
Average daily rate £425 £375 £565
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £414 £696
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £19.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
+2.60% +12.67%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) Siebel
3 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (50.00%) Teradata
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) WordPress
3 2 (50.00%) Mason
3 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 2 (50.00%) Visualforce
3 2 (50.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) SaaS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Cloud Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) BigMachines
1 2 (50.00%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle APEX
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
1 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (50.00%) UI Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UI/UX Developer
1 2 (50.00%) UX Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Digital Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Digital Technical Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Ember.js
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 2 (50.00%) Mason
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Visualforce
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) CRM
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (25.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) Apex Code
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) R
4 1 (25.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Apigee
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Mashery
2 2 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (50.00%) Siebel
2 2 (50.00%) Tableau
2 2 (50.00%) Teradata