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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 102 88 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 4 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.22% 0.21% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.70% 5.77% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £313 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £451 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+20.26% -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 Manchester region.

Cloud Services Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
108 52 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.96% 3.64% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 37 8
Average daily rate £425 £384 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.74% +18.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £532 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 - £18.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.23
% change year-on-year
-13.35% +30.62%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 6 (42.86%) nginx
3 6 (42.86%) Puppet
3 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
3 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (42.86%) DevOps
4 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Software Delivery
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (35.71%) Google App Engine
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Jetty
4 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
4 5 (35.71%) Google
4 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
4 5 (35.71%) IPsec
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) J2EE
4 5 (35.71%) IIS
4 5 (35.71%) Servlets
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Tomcat

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (42.86%) nginx
2 5 (35.71%) IIS
2 5 (35.71%) Jetty
2 5 (35.71%) Tomcat
2 5 (35.71%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) OpenStack
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (35.71%) Google App Engine
1 5 (35.71%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (21.43%) IaaS
2 3 (21.43%) PaaS
2 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
1 5 (35.71%) FTP
1 5 (35.71%) HTTP
1 5 (35.71%) IPsec
1 5 (35.71%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) DevOps Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Senior Consultant
2 5 (35.71%) Senior DevOps Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
5 1 (7.14%) IT Director
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Strategy Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
1 5 (35.71%) J2EE
1 5 (35.71%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Augmented Reality
1 3 (21.43%) Internet of Things
1 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Linux
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 6 (42.86%) DevOps
3 5 (35.71%) Automated Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Software Delivery
3 5 (35.71%) Unit Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Coaching
5 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (21.43%) CRM
5 3 (21.43%) Data Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) SDLC
6 2 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
7 1 (7.14%) API Testing
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
7 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (42.86%) Puppet
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Google
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
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