The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 97 113 115
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing PaaS 24 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.16% 2.21% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 2
Median daily rate £450 - £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £527
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -14.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £50.00 -
PaaS
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
262 136 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 11.01% 5.65% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 72 49
Median daily rate £450 £375 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £163 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.79 £26.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
-39.28% +73.33%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

PaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PaaS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2016.

PaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

PaaS
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 PaaS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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 +10 14 £450 - 4
Maidenhead - 3 £450 - 1
Bracknell - 1 £500 -
Newbury - 1 £150 -
PaaS
South East

PaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (37.04%) IaaS
3 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) SaaS
5 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 6 (22.22%) C#
6 6 (22.22%) .NET
6 6 (22.22%) JSON
6 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
7 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
7 5 (18.52%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (18.52%) DocumentDB
7 5 (18.52%) Web Development
7 5 (18.52%) High Availability
7 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
7 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
7 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 4 (14.81%) DNS
8 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
8 4 (14.81%) Linux
8 4 (14.81%) Java
8 4 (14.81%) Citrix
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco
8 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (14.81%) MVC

PaaS
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 5 (18.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (37.04%) IaaS
3 8 (29.63%) SaaS
4 5 (18.52%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (7.41%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (3.70%) Bluemix
7 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) DNS
1 4 (14.81%) VPN
2 3 (11.11%) DHCP
2 3 (11.11%) Firewall
2 3 (11.11%) IPsec
2 3 (11.11%) LAN
2 3 (11.11%) MPLS
2 3 (11.11%) Network Security
2 3 (11.11%) VLAN
2 3 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) DocumentDB
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (7.41%) Power BI
5 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Neo4j
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Azure Consultant
2 6 (22.22%) Developer
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
4 4 (14.81%) Azure Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Azure Engineer
4 4 (14.81%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Azure Architect
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) .NET
1 6 (22.22%) JSON
2 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
2 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET
2 5 (18.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.70%) CSS
4 1 (3.70%) ELK Stack
4 1 (3.70%) HTML
4 1 (3.70%) Node.js
4 1 (3.70%) OAuth
4 1 (3.70%) REST
4 1 (3.70%) RESTful
4 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (3.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Cryptography
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Android
4 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Software Engineering
2 5 (18.52%) High Availability
2 5 (18.52%) Web Development
3 4 (14.81%) MVC
4 3 (11.11%) Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) Data Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 3 (11.11%) OO
4 3 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (11.11%) OOP
4 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (11.11%) SIEM
4 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 3 (11.11%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
5 2 (7.41%) Re-Platforming
5 2 (7.41%) Security Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (22.22%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (14.81%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (7.41%) Python
6 2 (7.41%) R
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCA
2 3 (11.11%) CCIE
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CISSP
3 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) XenApp
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.70%) BitLocker
3 1 (3.70%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
2 1 (3.70%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) Kibana
2 1 (3.70%) logstash
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.81%) Cisco
2 4 (14.81%) Citrix
3 3 (11.11%) Huawei
4 2 (7.41%) Rackspace
5 1 (3.70%) IBM
5 1 (3.70%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp