The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 1 June 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
1 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Rackspace Cloud
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Rackspace Cloud 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 - £388
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rackspace Cloud
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 52 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 5.27% 3.56% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 31 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 £306 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.25 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -90.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £25.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
-34.00% +85.18%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing Rackspace Cloud as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Rackspace Cloud Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Rackspace Cloud
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Trend in Manchester