Period
to 24 September 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 24 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.

Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 29 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 +11 0
Contract jobs citing IaaS 5 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 2.49% 0.83% 3.49%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.81% 4.88% 31.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 14
Warrington median daily rate £375 - £375
10th Percentile £332 - £254
90th Percentile £493 - £524
Cheshire median daily rate £450 £475 £388
% change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58% -35.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Warrington median hourly rate - £65.00 -
Cheshire median hourly rate - £65.00 -

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 64 41 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 31.84% 16.94% 11.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 30 50
Warrington median daily rate £325 £535 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.25% +18.89% -15.29%
10th Percentile £128 £280 £261
90th Percentile £598 £702 £676
Cheshire median daily rate £403 £406 £438
% change year-on-year -0.92% -7.14% -4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 0
Warrington median hourly rate £15.00 £65.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.92% - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £19.25 £65.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -70.38% +400.00% +4.00%

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 24 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IaaS in Warrington

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (60.00%) AirWatch
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 2 (40.00%) High Availability
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Web Operations
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (20.00%) Active Listening
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (20.00%) Foglight
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (20.00%) DevOps
4 1 (20.00%) Public 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (40.00%) PaaS
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 1 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
3 1 (20.00%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Azure Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) WebOps Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 2 (40.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (20.00%) Active Listening
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Server Hardening
3 1 (20.00%) Web Operations
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) AirWatch
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) Foglight
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Blue Coat
1 3 (60.00%) SolarWinds
1 3 (60.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Brocade
2 1 (20.00%) CommVault
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) NetIQ
2 1 (20.00%) Nimble Storage
2 1 (20.00%) TippingPoint