Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 27 55
Rank change year-on-year +1 +28 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 11 21 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.00% 5.16% 1.26%
As % of the Cloud Services category 18.97% 45.65% 36.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 16 6
Warrington median daily rate £525 £356 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.37% -25.00% -
10th Percentile £503 £250 £463
90th Percentile £578 £478 £666
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £356 £475
% change year-on-year +47.37% -25.00% +18.75%
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 58 46 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 21.09% 11.30% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 35 16
Warrington median daily rate £513 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.49% -7.78% +33.33%
10th Percentile £290 £250 £306
90th Percentile £649 £725 £713
Cheshire median daily rate £475 £435 £410
% change year-on-year +9.20% +6.10% +7.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £12.75 £33.75
% change year-on-year - -62.22% +114.29%

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IaaS 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 Warrington region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (72.73%) PaaS
2 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
2 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (72.73%) DevOps
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (54.55%) Puppet
4 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (54.55%) JSON
4 6 (54.55%) Kanban
4 6 (54.55%) Scrum
4 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 5 (45.45%) Red Hat
5 5 (45.45%) .NET
5 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
7 3 (27.27%) Linux
7 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (18.18%) Cloud Native
8 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud

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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (72.73%) PaaS
3 7 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 7 (63.64%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) Visual Studio Team System
4 5 (45.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Azure DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) AWS DevOps
3 5 (45.45%) Azure Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) Consultant
3 5 (45.45%) DevOps Consultant
4 4 (36.36%) AWS Consultant
4 4 (36.36%) Cloud Consultant
4 4 (36.36%) Integration Consultant
5 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Cloud Engineer
5 2 (18.18%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Lead DevOps
6 1 (9.09%) Windows DevOps Engineer
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) JSON
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Cloud Native
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
1 2 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) DevOps
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Kanban
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Active Listening
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Red Hat