The table below looks at the statistics for PaaS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PaaS over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform as a Service (PaaS)
Rank 70 70 76
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing PaaS 1 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.13% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.23% 4.69% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £450 £350 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £488 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.56% +14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
PaaS
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
81 64 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 10.70% 7.84% 3.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 55 29
Median daily rate £469 £360 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.20% -28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £300 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £626
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £41.50 £18.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.32% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-41.81% +52.77%

PaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

PaaS Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

PaaS
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

PaaS Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

PaaS
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 Bristol region with a requirement for PaaS.

1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
1 1 (50.00%) The Twelve-Factor App

PaaS
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) BDD
1 1 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (50.00%) Data Security
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Kanban
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) The Twelve-Factor App
1 1 (50.00%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Go
1 1 (50.00%) Java