The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.28% - -
As % of the Cloud Services category 3.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £435 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.19% -8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PaaS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Cloud Services Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
32 22 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 8.94% 5.70% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 28
Median daily rate £388 £350 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -19.02%
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +32.35%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing PaaS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Cloud Services category.

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PaaS across the Bedfordshire region.

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

PaaS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PaaS 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) SCADA
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) CCTV
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) SCCM
3 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) SaaS
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (33.33%) IT Architect
3 1 (33.33%) IT Security Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365 Architect
3 1 (33.33%) SaaS Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) CCTV
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft