The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Computing
North West / Manchester
Rank 88 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.17% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.72% 2.59% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £294 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% -3.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +26.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 -

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

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
147 116 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.11% 6.41% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 70 39
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £500 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £20.20 £15.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.66% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-12.79% -13.35%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 7 (70.00%) TDD
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (60.00%) Sass
2 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (60.00%) PHP
2 6 (60.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) PhantomJS
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 4 (40.00%) JSON
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
5 3 (30.00%) .NET
5 3 (30.00%) SaaS
5 3 (30.00%) PaaS
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
6 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (20.00%) Durandal

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (10.00%) Apache Pig
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) Jetty
1 1 (10.00%) Mongrel
1 1 (10.00%) nginx
1 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (70.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) PaaS
2 3 (30.00%) SaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon EMR
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
4 1 (10.00%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (10.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
4 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Hive
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (40.00%) PhantomJS
3 2 (20.00%) Mercurial
3 2 (20.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) JUnit
4 1 (10.00%) Mockito
4 1 (10.00%) RSpec
4 1 (10.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (10.00%) C# Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ICT Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Node.js Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) CSS
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Sass
2 4 (40.00%) JSON
3 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (20.00%) Aurelia
4 2 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (20.00%) Durandal
4 2 (20.00%) EJS
4 2 (20.00%) Jinja
4 2 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (20.00%) LESS
4 2 (20.00%) Pug
4 2 (20.00%) React
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) Node.js
5 1 (10.00%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) TDD
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) Web Development
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
5 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (20.00%) OO
5 2 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 1 (10.00%) Business Development
6 1 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (10.00%) Service Design
6 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) PHP
1 6 (60.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) Java
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) Python
3 2 (20.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (10.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix
1 1 (10.00%) Google
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) VMware
1 1 (10.00%) Wyse
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