Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington with a requirement for IaaS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IaaS over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +28
Contract jobs citing IaaS 11 6 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.02% 2.25% 5.17%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.79% 11.76% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 16
Warrington median daily rate £525 £575 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.70% +61.40% -25.00%
10th Percentile £358 £563 £250
90th Percentile £613 £588 £478
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £575 £356
% change year-on-year -8.70% +61.40% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

IaaS 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 Warrington with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 86 51 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 39.27% 19.10% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 40 35
Warrington median daily rate £350 £525 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +26.51% -7.78%
10th Percentile £207 £283 £250
90th Percentile £579 £675 £725
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £450 £435
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.45% +6.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £12.75

IaaS
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

Job postings citing IaaS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Warrington.

Job vacancy trend for IaaS in Warrington

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IaaS in Warrington.

Contractor daily rate trend for IaaS in Warrington

IaaS
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IaaS in Warrington over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Warrington region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) PaaS
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 4 (36.36%) Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
4 4 (36.36%) AirWatch
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) High Availability
5 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
5 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (27.27%) IIS
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (9.09%) PKI
6 1 (9.09%) Brocade
6 1 (9.09%) JSON
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (9.09%) TippingPoint

IaaS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (27.27%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (54.55%) PaaS
3 5 (45.45%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) SaaS
5 1 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (9.09%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (9.09%) Firewall
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
1 1 (9.09%) SSL
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Azure Architect
3 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Office 365 Architect
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) JSON
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Email Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Microservices
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Server Hardening
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) AirWatch
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (9.09%) Foglight
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Blue Coat
1 4 (36.36%) SolarWinds
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Brocade
2 1 (9.09%) CommVault
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) McAfee
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) NetIQ
2 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (9.09%) TippingPoint