The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Computing
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside region.

Cloud Services Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
9 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.28% 1.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Average daily rate £300 £325 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -41.66%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

Cloud Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Cloud Computing
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Computing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - - - -
Wirral - - - -
Cloud Computing
North West

Cloud Computing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) VMFS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning

Cloud Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) DMZ
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (100.00%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) VMFS
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) CA
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) VMware