The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 58 67 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing IaaS 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.36% 0.23% -
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.67% 5.88% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate £475 £475 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £525 £388
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +35.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 - -
IaaS
South West

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

Cloud Services Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
72 34 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 8.17% 3.84% 3.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 27 25
Average daily rate £388 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £200 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.75 £125.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.61 £25.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
-21.56% +78.57%

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IaaS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

IaaS
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IaaS across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IaaS Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IaaS 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 IaaS.

1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
2 9 (69.23%) PaaS
3 8 (61.54%) SaaS
3 8 (61.54%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
5 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
5 6 (46.15%) Private Cloud
6 4 (30.77%) Billing
6 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (30.77%) Degree
6 4 (30.77%) Matrix Management
6 4 (30.77%) Six Sigma
6 4 (30.77%) Project Management
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
6 4 (30.77%) LAN
6 4 (30.77%) WAN
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco
6 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 4 (30.77%) NEC
6 4 (30.77%) Skype
6 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
7 3 (23.08%) Finance

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing IaaS 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 IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) PaaS
2 8 (61.54%) SaaS
3 7 (53.85%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (46.15%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) Skype
1 4 (30.77%) Unified Communications
1 4 (30.77%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Billing
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (30.77%) Senior Manager
5 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Programme Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Strategy Architect
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Telecoms Project Manager
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Cloud Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (7.69%) Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) jQuery
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Data Centre
2 8 (61.54%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (46.15%) Private Cloud
3 6 (46.15%) Public Cloud
4 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Enterprise Architecture
1 6 (46.15%) TOGAF
2 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Matrix Management
2 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) Six Sigma
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Identity Access Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) NEC
3 1 (7.69%) SAP