The table below looks at the statistics for Rackspace Cloud skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Rackspace Cloud over the 3 months to 24 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
24 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 the North West - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £444 - £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Rackspace Cloud
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Cloud Services Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
244 203 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 6.40% 5.43% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 112 32
Median daily rate £450 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.20 £11.15 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £17.75 £12.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £27.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-43.11% +83.33%

Rackspace Cloud
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Rackspace Cloud
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Rackspace Cloud Daily Rate Trend in the North West