Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 19 September 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.

Cloud Computing
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 69 -
Contract jobs citing Cloud Computing 0 20 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland - 3.07% -
As % of the Cloud Services category - 32.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate - £379 -
UK median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - £21.16 £10.24
% change year-on-year - +106.59% -70.74%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 42 61 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 10.80% 9.36% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 47 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £448 £403 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.18% - -
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +9.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £9.25 - £10.00
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £18.77
% change year-on-year -10.00% +6.54% -17.48%

Cloud Computing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Computing in Northern Ireland

Cloud Computing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Cloud Computing in Northern Ireland