Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AWS CloudFormation over the 6 months to 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Amazon AWS CloudFormation
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 129 162
Rank change year-on-year +7 +33 -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 26 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.84% 0.39% 0.027%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.15% 2.93% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 10 1
Manchester median daily rate £700 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +16.67% -
North West median daily rate £608 £513 £450
% change year-on-year +18.54% +13.89% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

AWS CloudFormation is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 626 375 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 20.20% 13.19% 9.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 394 237 207
Manchester median daily rate £438 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.16% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £288
90th Percentile £634 £600 £550
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 4 6
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% +68.97% -27.50%
10th Percentile £12.33 £11.35 £12.25
90th Percentile £185.00 £126.98 £22.75
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £29.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -39.66% +107.14% -30.00%

AWS CloudFormation
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing AWS CloudFormation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for AWS CloudFormation in Manchester

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for AWS CloudFormation in Manchester

AWS CloudFormation
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AWS CloudFormation in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AWS CloudFormation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for AWS CloudFormation.

1 21 (80.77%) DevOps
2 20 (76.92%) Terraform
3 18 (69.23%) Puppet
4 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
4 17 (65.38%) Python
5 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
6 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (50.00%) Ansible
8 11 (42.31%) Docker
8 11 (42.31%) Java
9 10 (38.46%) nginx
9 10 (38.46%) Open Source
9 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
10 9 (34.62%) Linux
10 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
10 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
10 9 (34.62%) Maven
11 8 (30.77%) Groovy
11 8 (30.77%) PaaS
11 8 (30.77%) Cloud Foundry
11 8 (30.77%) Gradle
11 8 (30.77%) gulp
11 8 (30.77%) Travis CI
11 8 (30.77%) CircleCI
11 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (30.77%) IBM UrbanCode
11 8 (30.77%) npm
12 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
12 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (26.92%) .NET

AWS CloudFormation
Co-occurring 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 10 (38.46%) nginx
2 8 (30.77%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.85%) Confluence
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (30.77%) npm
2 8 (30.77%) PaaS
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (19.23%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (15.38%) Amazon SQS
5 4 (15.38%) AWS Lambda
5 4 (15.38%) CloudFront
5 4 (15.38%) Serverless
6 3 (11.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (11.54%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (7.69%) GitHub
7 2 (7.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
8 1 (3.85%) Route 53
8 1 (3.85%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) TCP/IP
2 4 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) Firewall
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
3 3 (11.54%) DHCP
3 3 (11.54%) FTP
3 3 (11.54%) IPsec
4 1 (3.85%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
4 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Jenkins
2 9 (34.62%) Maven
3 8 (30.77%) CircleCI
3 8 (30.77%) Gradle
3 8 (30.77%) gulp
3 8 (30.77%) IBM UrbanCode
3 8 (30.77%) Travis CI
4 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
5 5 (19.23%) JIRA
6 4 (15.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (15.38%) TeamCity
7 2 (7.69%) Vagrant
8 1 (3.85%) GitLab
8 1 (3.85%) RStudio
8 1 (3.85%) SonarQube
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Senior DevOps
3 6 (23.08%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Developer
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Cloud Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) .NET
2 4 (15.38%) .NET Core
2 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (15.38%) Dapper ORM
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) Node.js
4 1 (3.85%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Cloud Native
2 3 (11.54%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.69%) CentOS
5 1 (3.85%) Debian
5 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (80.77%) DevOps
2 10 (38.46%) Open Source
3 9 (34.62%) Configuration Management
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (19.23%) Test Automation
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) CQRS
6 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 4 (15.38%) Low Latency
6 4 (15.38%) MVC
6 4 (15.38%) Refactoring
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 3 (11.54%) Anomaly Detection
7 3 (11.54%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (11.54%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (7.69%) Pair Programming
8 2 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (65.38%) Python
2 11 (42.31%) Java
3 10 (38.46%) Bash Shell
4 9 (34.62%) Shell Script
5 8 (30.77%) Groovy
6 4 (15.38%) SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Ruby
8 2 (7.69%) Perl
9 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
9 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Docker
2 8 (30.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (76.92%) Terraform
2 18 (69.23%) Puppet
3 14 (53.85%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (50.00%) Ansible
5 3 (11.54%) Salt
6 2 (7.69%) Consul
6 2 (7.69%) Kibana
6 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
6 2 (7.69%) Packer
7 1 (3.85%) logstash
7 1 (3.85%) Nagios
7 1 (3.85%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Google
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) Cloudera
4 1 (3.85%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.85%) VMware