Period
to 21 June 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 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 126 147
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -
Contract jobs citing AWS CloudFormation 11 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.36% 0.30% 0.055%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.13% 2.58% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 0
Manchester median daily rate £463 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% - -
North West median daily rate £575 £413 -
% change year-on-year +39.39% - -
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 517 310 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 16.92% 11.58% 5.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 205 130
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.58% +6.88%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £305
90th Percentile £588 £600 £538
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £438
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 7
Manchester median hourly rate £14.46 £20.20 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.42% +39.31% +9.43%
10th Percentile £12.64 £10.83 £13.00
90th Percentile £56.13 £27.54 £22.00
North West median hourly rate £15.00 £20.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year -25.74% +39.31% -35.56%

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 21 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AWS CloudFormation in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 9 (81.82%) Linux
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
1 9 (81.82%) Terraform
2 8 (72.73%) Python
2 8 (72.73%) Ruby
3 7 (63.64%) Ansible
3 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
4 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
5 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
5 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (36.36%) Docker
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
6 4 (36.36%) Web Services
6 4 (36.36%) Perl
6 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (36.36%) Public Cloud
6 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda
6 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
6 4 (36.36%) Serverless
7 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (27.27%) Google
7 3 (27.27%) Java
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
7 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP

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 2 (18.18%) Confluence
1 2 (18.18%) nginx
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (36.36%) Serverless
3 3 (27.27%) Google Cloud Platform
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon Kinesis
4 2 (18.18%) AWS OpsWorks
4 2 (18.18%) CloudFront
4 2 (18.18%) GitHub
4 2 (18.18%) Route 53
4 2 (18.18%) Slack
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) HTTP
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) FTP
2 1 (9.09%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Jenkins
2 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) CircleCI
3 2 (18.18%) Hudson
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 2 (18.18%) SonarQube
3 2 (18.18%) Travis CI
3 2 (18.18%) Vagrant
4 1 (9.09%) RStudio
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Senior DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Senior DevOps Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Hadoop Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Python Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Hadoop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Web Services
2 2 (18.18%) Node.js
2 2 (18.18%) Serverless Framework
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Public Cloud
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) CentOS
4 2 (18.18%) Debian
4 2 (18.18%) Ubuntu
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 5 (45.45%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Auto-Scaling
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Deployment
6 2 (18.18%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (18.18%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Open Source
6 2 (18.18%) Release Management
6 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Static Code Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Anomaly Detection
7 1 (9.09%) Decision-Making
7 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (9.09%) SFIA
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) Python
1 8 (72.73%) Ruby
2 7 (63.64%) Bash Shell
3 4 (36.36%) Perl
3 4 (36.36%) Shell Script
4 3 (27.27%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Puppet
1 9 (81.82%) Terraform
2 7 (63.64%) Ansible
3 5 (45.45%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (36.36%) Kubernetes
5 2 (18.18%) Consul
5 2 (18.18%) Mesos
5 2 (18.18%) Packer
6 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) SaltStack
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cloudera