The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 101 111 119
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Contract jobs citing IaaS 13 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.50% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.89% 8.97% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 5
Median daily rate £501 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.10% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £443 £430
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £476 £450 £475
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -
IaaS
South East

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

Cloud Services Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
266 145 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.51% 5.63% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 68 55
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £202 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £14.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.24% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.75 £22.50 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-21.11% +30.43%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

IaaS
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IaaS across the Berkshire region.

IaaS Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

IaaS
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 4 £425 -8.10% 1
Bracknell - 2 - -
IaaS
South East

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for IaaS.

1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (42.31%) PaaS
4 10 (38.46%) Windows
5 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
6 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
6 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
8 5 (19.23%) DNS
8 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
8 5 (19.23%) Public Cloud
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco
9 4 (15.38%) SQL
9 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 4 (15.38%) CRM
9 4 (15.38%) DHCP
9 4 (15.38%) VPN
10 3 (11.54%) Linux
10 3 (11.54%) CISSP
10 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
10 3 (11.54%) Open Source
10 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
10 3 (11.54%) Information Security
10 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
10 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (11.54%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) Windows Server

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 8 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.54%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (3.85%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (42.31%) PaaS
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (7.69%) Office 365
5 1 (3.85%) Bluemix
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.85%) SaaS
5 1 (3.85%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) DNS
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) IPsec
3 2 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (7.69%) TACACS
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.85%) BGP
4 1 (3.85%) Firewall
4 1 (3.85%) FTP
4 1 (3.85%) IPv6
4 1 (3.85%) Network Security
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
4 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.85%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) Neo4j
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Power BI
2 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Consultant
2 7 (26.92%) Azure Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Azure Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) Network Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Product Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Security Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) .NET
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) JSON
1 2 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Node.js
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Public Cloud
2 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.85%) Cyber Attack
4 1 (3.85%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Unix
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) CRM
2 3 (11.54%) Information Security
2 3 (11.54%) Open Source
2 3 (11.54%) Risk Assessment
2 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 2 (7.69%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 2 (7.69%) Project Management
3 2 (7.69%) Security Testing
3 2 (7.69%) Threat Modelling
3 2 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Management
4 1 (3.85%) Feasibility Study
4 1 (3.85%) Presales
4 1 (3.85%) Service Design
4 1 (3.85%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.85%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (3.85%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) PowerShell
2 4 (15.38%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) C
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) C++
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
4 1 (3.85%) Java
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.54%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CISM
4 1 (3.85%) ISSAP
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.85%) MCSA
4 1 (3.85%) MCSD
4 1 (3.85%) MCSE
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
1 5 (19.23%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.85%) Ceph
3 1 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
1 2 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Kibana
2 1 (3.85%) logstash
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
2 1 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) VMware
4 2 (7.69%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix
5 1 (3.85%) EMC
5 1 (3.85%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) NetScout
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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