The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £475 £565
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.86
IaaS
Cheshire

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

Cloud Services Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 7.83% 5.11% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Average daily rate £400 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
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 £20.00 £16.86
% change year-on-year
-2.52% +18.60%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Chester