The first table below looks at the demand for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Cloud Services category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing PaaS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - - -
As % of the Cloud Services category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £388
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
22 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.00% 2.62% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 2 2
Average daily rate £425 £450 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +34.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -38.00%
PaaS
East of England

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PaaS across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PaaS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (100.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (100.00%) EAI
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) SysML
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle