The table below looks at the statistics for Cloud Computing skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Cloud Computing over the 3 months to 2 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Computing
Rank - - 21
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 2.56%
As % of the Cloud Services category - - 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Median daily rate - - £188
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £451 £450
% change year-on-year
+5.20% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +27.27%
Cloud Computing
UK

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

Cloud Services Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
3 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.91% 4.31% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £400 £388 £188
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +106.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

Cloud Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Cloud Computing
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Cloud Computing Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland