Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Cloud Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Computing over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 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.

Cloud Computing
North West > Manchester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 134 151 137
Rank change year-on-year +17 -14 -6
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 3 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.10% 0.34% 0.40%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.77% 3.31% 7.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Manchester median daily rate £400 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -10.53% -11.63%
10th Percentile £215 £325 £421
90th Percentile £425 £526 £540
North West median daily rate £425 £438 £438
% change year-on-year -2.86% - -17.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

Cloud Computing 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 391 362 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 13.21% 10.28% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 225 114
Manchester median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £250 £263 £254
90th Percentile £600 £558 £538
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Manchester median hourly rate £24.50 £13.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.48% -28.00% +13.64%
10th Percentile £11.35 £12.25 £10.20
90th Percentile £126.98 £15.25 £31.80
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +42.86% -44.00% +31.58%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Cloud Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Manchester

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Computing in Manchester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Cloud Computing in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Cloud Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Cloud Computing.

1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Laravel
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Microservices
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Domain Models
2 1 (33.33%) IT Strategy
2 1 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Life Science
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Zend
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) XHTML

Cloud Computing
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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) IaaS
2 1 (33.33%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Business Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Service Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Magento Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Laravel
1 1 (33.33%) RESTful
1 1 (33.33%) Symfony
1 1 (33.33%) XHTML
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Domain Models
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Financial Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) OO PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Service Design
2 1 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
2 1 (33.33%) User Stories
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend