Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 31 53
Rank change year-on-year +8 +22 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 16 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.52% 3.01% 1.14%
As % of the Cloud Services category 24.62% 23.91% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 4
Warrington median daily rate £513 £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +57.69% -40.91% -
10th Percentile £494 £250 £463
90th Percentile £575 £556 £725
Cheshire median daily rate £525 £325 £475
% change year-on-year +61.54% -31.58% +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 65 46 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 22.41% 12.57% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 40 20
Warrington median daily rate £500 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +56.58%
10th Percentile £264 £250 £393
90th Percentile £602 £694 £654
Cheshire median daily rate £483 £431 £425
% change year-on-year +11.88% +1.47% +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% -62.86% -

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 25 February 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 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
2 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (81.25%) DevOps
3 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (75.00%) PaaS
4 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
5 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (56.25%) JSON
6 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 8 (50.00%) Puppet
7 7 (43.75%) Kanban
7 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (43.75%) Scrum
7 7 (43.75%) Windows
8 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
8 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
8 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
9 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (31.25%) Linux
9 5 (31.25%) .NET
10 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 4 (25.00%) Migration
10 4 (25.00%) Terraform
10 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
11 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (18.75%) GitHub
12 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
12 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared

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 14 (87.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (75.00%) PaaS
3 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (18.75%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (81.25%) Visual Studio
2 11 (68.75%) Jenkins
3 8 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
4 6 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Azure DevOps
2 9 (56.25%) Azure Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) Consultant
2 9 (56.25%) DevOps Consultant
3 6 (37.50%) AWS DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) Integration Consultant
5 4 (25.00%) AWS Consultant
5 4 (25.00%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (18.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Azure DevOps Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Windows DevOps Engineer
7 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (6.25%) Lead DevOps
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) JSON
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Cloud Native
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (18.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (81.25%) DevOps
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Kanban
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Active Listening
6 1 (6.25%) IT Strategy
6 1 (6.25%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat