The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 3 months to 29 March 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 39 49
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire - 0.27% 0.20%
As % of the Cloud Services category - 6.67% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £350 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £503
% change year-on-year -10.52% -5.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £14.00

Cloud Computing is in the cloud computing skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Contract Cloud Computing Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 25 15 16
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 6.61% 4.01% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 10
Median daily rate £380 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -14.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £19.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -23.05% -13.35%  

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Cloud Computing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Cloud Services category.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Northamptonshire

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Northamptonshire