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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 99 91 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.16% 0.19% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.09% 5.56% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £425 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
- +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -
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
97 54 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.29% 3.50% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 32 16
Median daily rate £475 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £675 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.25 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -90.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £25.00 £12.75
% change year-on-year
-25.78% +96.07%

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 29 May 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 3 (42.86%) PaaS
3 3 (42.86%) IaaS
4 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) DevOps
4 2 (28.57%) nginx
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (28.57%) Google App Engine
4 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Google
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Jetty
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) DNS

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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Jetty
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Node.js
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (14.29%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) IaaS
1 3 (42.86%) PaaS
1 3 (42.86%) SaaS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (28.57%) Google App Engine
2 2 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) IPsec
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) PABX
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Web Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) WebOps Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) SAP