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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank 102 102 92
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.21% 3.82% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £388 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +19.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £500 £525
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £60.00 -
% change year-on-year
-55.00% -
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
187 131 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 11.18% 6.75% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 81 35
Median daily rate £425 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £11.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +44.73%

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 8 December 2016.

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £350 -
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) PHP
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
1 8 (61.54%) Sass
2 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) PhantomJS
3 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (30.77%) User Experience
6 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 3 (23.08%) Thales
6 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
7 2 (15.38%) Subversion
7 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) QA
7 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (15.38%) SaaS
7 2 (15.38%) PaaS
7 2 (15.38%) UX Design

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 (7.69%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon EMR
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (46.15%) Cucumber
2 6 (46.15%) Jenkins
2 6 (46.15%) PhantomJS
3 2 (15.38%) Mercurial
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
5 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) C# Architect
5 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Node.js Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) CSS
1 8 (61.54%) HTML
1 8 (61.54%) Sass
2 6 (46.15%) JSON
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
3 2 (15.38%) Aurelia
3 2 (15.38%) Backbone.js
3 2 (15.38%) Durandal
3 2 (15.38%) EJS
3 2 (15.38%) Jinja
3 2 (15.38%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (15.38%) LESS
3 2 (15.38%) Pug
3 2 (15.38%) React
4 1 (7.69%) Node.js
4 1 (7.69%) Swagger
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 3 (23.08%) Cryptography
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) TDD
2 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) BDD
2 6 (46.15%) Web Development
3 5 (38.46%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Automated Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Data Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) OO
5 2 (15.38%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (15.38%) OOD
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) UX Design
5 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
6 1 (7.69%) Business Development
6 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) JavaScript
1 8 (61.54%) PHP
1 8 (61.54%) Ruby
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Thales